Death’s Queen By Janeal Falor [Review]

Death's QueenRELEASE DATE:  March 6, 2017
AUTHOR: Janeal Falor
GENRE: Young-Adult, Fantasy.
PUBLISHER: Chardonian Press
SUMMARY: 
An assassin without a name, born to kill. Owned by a vicious man who refuses to call her anything but girl, she is forced to commit atrocious acts of violence. Vowing to take her future into her own hands, the seventeen-year-old decides to risk everything on one act of defiance—drinking from The Death Drink. The beverage kills most whose lips touch it—only allowing those who are destined to be royalty survive the first sip.

To the astonishment of the nation of Valcora, she imbibes it and lives, which crowns her queen. Thrown into a life of royal intrigue, she now has a purpose—to rule with the fairness she was never shown. Despite her altruistic plans, it becomes apparent that someone wants her dead. Continue reading

The Silver Swan (The Elite King’s Club #1) By Amo Jones [Review]


silver swanRELEASE DATE:
 
March 7th 2017
AUTHOR: Amo Jones
GENRE: New-Adult, Dark, Contemporary,  Romance.
PUBLISHER:  
SUMMARY: 
Madison Montgomery comes from money and power, but when someone close to her commits the ultimate crime, Madison must live with her tainted name for the rest of her life. When she begins Riverside Preparatory Academy, the private school her father has swept her into in The Hamptons, she hopes for a fresh start. What she wasn’t hoping for was the pack of bad boys who run the school; ten, to be exact. When Madison gains the attention of their leader, Bishop Vincent Hayes, a whole new world that she didn’t think existed is exposed to her. A whole world that starts and ends with The Elite Kings Club and these boys, are about to flip her world upside down. Continue reading

Hunted By Meagan Spooner [Review]

HuntedRELEASE DATE:  March 14, 2017
AUTHOR: Meagan Spooner
GENRE: Young-Adult, Fantasy,  Retelling.
PUBLISHER: HarperTeen
SUMMARY:
Beauty knows the Beast’s forest in her bones—and in her blood. After all, her father is the only hunter who’s ever come close to discovering its secrets. So when her father loses his fortune and moves Yeva and her sisters out of their comfortable home among the aristocracy and back to the outskirts of town, Yeva is secretly relieved. Out in the wilderness, there’s no pressure to make idle chatter with vapid baronessas…or to submit to marrying a wealthy gentleman. But Yeva’s father’s misfortune may have cost him his mind, and when he goes missing in the woods, Yeva sets her sights on one prey: the creature he’d been obsessively tracking just before his disappearance. The Beast. Continue reading

Time Weaver: Heart of Cogs (Time Collector #1) By Jacinta Maree [Review]

Time Weaver: Heart of Cogs (Time Collector, #1)RELEASE DATE:  February 14, 2017
AUTHOR: Jacinta Maree
GENRE: Young-Adult, Fantasy,  Steampunk.
PUBLISHER: Ragnarok Publications
SUMMARY:
I have a clock for a heart…
And the man who put it there tried to take it out.

Time Collectors are modern day genies capable of exchanging wishes for time. Elizabeth Wicker lives within a steampunk world riddled with the supernatural. Among the stories of witches, Bacts and other monsters, Time Collectors remain as the greatest hushed secret among the noble families.

They are temptation’s greatest tools. A contract with a Time Collector is a guaranteed death sentence, and for some the prize isn’t worth the price.
But when Elizabeth is struck down by a fatal heart attack, she finds herself trapped beneath a Time Collector’s blade. With no time left to offer, she makes a desperate sacrifice at a second chance of life. Continue reading

The Affiliate (Ascension #1) By K.A. Linde [Review]

The Affiliate (Ascension, #1)RELEASE DATE:  September 15, 2015
AUTHOR: K.A. Linde
GENRE: Young-Adult, Fantasy, Romance
SUMMARY: 

On the day of her Presenting, in front of the entire Byern Court, seventeen-year-old Cyrene Strohm’s lifelong plans come to fruition when she’s chosen for one of the most prestigious positions in her homeland—an Affiliate to the Queen.

Or so she thinks.

When Cyrene receives a mysterious letter and an unreadable book, she finds nothing is as it seems. Thrust into a world of dangerous political intrigue and deadly magic, Cyrene’s position only grows more treacherous when she finds herself drawn to the one man she can never have…

King Edric himself. Continue reading

THE ENEMY WITHIN By Scott Burn [Review]

THE ENEMY WITHINRELEASE DATE:  July 24th 2016
AUTHOR: Scott Burn
GENRE: Young-Adult, Sci-Fi, Aliens
SUMMARY:
Seventeen-year-old Max has always felt like an outsider. When the agonizing apocalyptic visions begin, he decides suicide is his only escape. He soon finds himself in an institution under the guidance of a therapist who sees something exceptional in him. Just as he begins to leave the hallucinations behind, Max discovers the visions weren’t just in his head.

There are three others who have shared those same thoughts and they’ve been searching for Max. Like him, they are something more than human. Each of them possesses certain abilities, which they’re going to need when a covert military group begins hunting them down. Continue reading

Happy Two Year Blogiversary+Giveaway!

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Hi everyone! Today is a really exciting day! It’s been two years since I decided to start my my own blog. I cannot believe it has been two years because two years sounds like a long time, but it’s really not when you’re a blogger. I’ve started Dreamy Addictions on March 15 2015 with not much knowledge in blogging skills and I am amazed how far it has come and the friends I’ve made along the way. I’m truly grateful to all my followers and blogger buddies who made my blogging journey a pleasant ride. Continue reading

A Boy Like You (Like You #1) By Ginger Scott [Review]

A Boy Like YouRELEASE DATE:  March 3, 2017
AUTHOR: Ginger Scott
GENRE: New-Adult, Contemporary, Romance.
SUMMARY: 

They say everyone’s a superhero to someone. I’m not sure who I’m supposed to save, but I know who saved me.

We were kids. His name was Christopher. And up until the day he pulled me from death’s grip, he was nothing more than a boy I felt sorry for. In a blink of an eye, he became the only person who made me feel safe.

And then he disappeared.

Now I’m seventeen. I’m not a kid anymore. I haven’t been for years. While death didn’t take me that day, the things that happened left me with scars—the kind that robbed me of everything I once loved and drove me into darkness. But more than anything else, that day—and every day since—has taken away my desire to dream. Continue reading