Author: Heather Demetrios

Better Late Than Never: Reviews of eARCs/ARCs For The Lazy (5)

Posted August 3, 2017 by Kara in Better Late Than Never, book review, Kara / 3 Comments
Better Late Than Never: Reviews of eARCs/ARCs For The Lazy (5)

Welcome to another edition of Better Late Than Never: Reviews of eARCs/ARCs for the Lazy! Do you have review copies piling up? Do you have eARCs that you requested but never got to because you got overwhelmed by life? Or did you just bite off more than you can chew? (That’s me.) At some point I was still hoping I could review these books (even though my review wouldn’t really be of use to the publisher anymore) because it would be still useful to readers, and also to me, because the pile-up was giving me anxiety every time I thought more »

Book Review: I’ll Meet You There

Posted February 18, 2015 by Kara in book review, Kara / 4 Comments
Book Review: I’ll Meet You There

I’ve never had much interest in stories that revolve around the military. It’s not that I don’t appreciate what they do (I have a husband that served in Afghanistan), I just find the topic a bit boring. But this is Heather Demetrios. And I loved her other contemporary novel, so I thought there was a good chance I would enjoy this anyway. And for the most part, that was a correct assessment. I’ll Meet You There is about two damaged people. Josh has PTSD from an IED explosion that killed his best friend, and he also lost his leg on that more »

Exquisite Captive Caravan Giveaway Relay

Posted November 20, 2014 by Kara in blog tour, Giveaway / 1 Comment
Exquisite Captive Caravan Giveaway Relay

Hey, y’all! I am super excited and honored to be a part of the Exquisite Captive Blogger Caravan. As a blogger chosen for this honor, I get to participate in this pretty awesome event that Heather and her publisher, Balzer and Bray, is hosting. If you haven’t heard what this is yet, you can get all the details here. Each blog on the caravan is giving away a finished copy of Exquisite Captive, with each giveaway lasting only 24 hours. So you can follow along, hence the “caravan” part of it, and enter a new giveaway each day. But if you more »

Blog Tour: Something Real by Heather Demetrios–Guest Post, Review, Giveaway

Posted February 21, 2014 by Kara in blog tour, book review, Kara / 17 Comments
Blog Tour: Something Real by Heather Demetrios–Guest Post, Review, Giveaway

Are you ready?? It’s time for the Something Real blog tour. OMG, I just loved this book, you guys. If you haven’t read it, you need to. There is a giveaway at the end of the post for your opportunity to win a copy. But if you don’t win that, you HAVE to have it. We also have a brilliant and emotional guest post from the author, and I have a review for the book as well. I hope you enjoy!   Publisher’s Description: Winner of the 2012 PEN New England Discovery Award! There’s nothing real about reality TV. Seventeen-year-old Bonnie™ more »