Google+ YA Romantics: Extra! Extra! 37

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Extra! Extra! 37

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Extra! Extra! is my weekly post featuring any and all exciting blog news.

This weekend I'm linking up to Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer

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What Happened on the Blog This Past Week?

Tons of reviews!! And because it's Christmas week, you might have missed them:

Review of Crimson Frost by Jennifer Estep
Was the latest installment in this mythology-themed series a hit or a myth?

Review of Dead and Buried by Kim Harrington
Did this ghost story send chills up my spine?

Review of Splintered by A.G. Howard
Did I love this Alice in Wonderland retelling?

New books received for review!
To find out more or add to Goodreads, just click the covers.

Thanks to Simon & Schuster for these three:


The Murmurings by Carly Ann West Thorn Abbey by Nancy Ohlin Linked by Imogen Howson

The Murmurings by Carly Anne West
Thorn Abbey by Nancy Ohlin  -- guys, it's another Rebecca retelling!
Linked by Imogen Howson -- this cover is amazing!

And Disney-Hyperion and Harper Collins approved me for these!

The Rules: Paper Doll Project by Stacey Kade Nobody But Us by Kristin Halbrook

The Rules: Project Paper Doll #1 by Stacey Kade
Nobody But Us by Kristin Holbrook

Last week's winners!

Winners of the Freebie Friday RAK giveaway:

Amy F.
Maneesha
Victoria P.
Tressa
Brooke
Kelly L.
Jenny


What's coming up next week?
My 2012 reviewing stats -- all my secrets revealed! Including the fact that I'm terrible with Excel.

Reviews of Shadowlands by Kate Brian and Just One Day by Gayle Forman!

Freebie Friday returns for 2013!

Hope you're looking forward to a great week!

34 comments:

  1. LOL-you're terrible with Excel? I'm very interested to see what stats you're sharing.

    And yay for The Rules-I saw you tweet a link so I got it too (also got Nobody But Us)!

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    1. Yeah, I just realized that post is supposed to go up tomorrow. Panic!!!

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  2. Very nice haul. I would love to have Linked and The Murmurings. Can't wait for them to be out. Happy reading.

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever's Sundays Post

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  3. The Murmurings has a great cover. This is the first I'm hearing about it! Looking forward to seeing your review stats. :)

    Check out my SP. And hope you have a Happy New Year.

    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

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    1. I love that Linked cover too. I wonder if it is the same designer that did the Mara Dyer cover.

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  4. Ahhh! So jealous you were approved for The Murmurings!! I have really high hopes for it so I will be awaiting your review!

    I am starting Shadowlands today and hoping I can read it real fast. :)

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    1. I don't think I have ever been approved for a Simon and Schuster book on EW before. I'm happy!

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  5. I still have to read Rebecca.

    I'm dying to know how Just One Day is.

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    1. Rebecca is great. Though slow to get started. I recommend the Hitchcock movie of Rebecca -- fantastic!

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  6. I can't wait to find out all about your secrets and the review for Shadowlands! I also want to read The Murmurings :D Thorn Abby & Linked sound great. Happy reading and Happy new year!

    Mel@thedailyprophecy.

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    1. Well, my secrets are not that exciting. But hope you enjoy them!

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  7. I'm certain you excel stuff is fine! Can't wait to see it.

    Have a Happy New Year!

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    1. I had a few issues, but most of it worked out.

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  8. Great review books!! I am still waiting to see if I got approved for Linked. Hope you enjoy all your books and have a great New Year!!

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  9. Oh I am curious about The Murmurings, nice haul and i will check out what i missed with holidays! Have a great week Jen! The Sunday Post

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    1. I love creepy books! Hope you and your family are having a wonderful holiday too :)

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  10. I really wanted Linked but i didn't get approved, probably a good thing considering the length of my tbr list! Hope you enjoy it :)

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    1. Sorry to hear that -- I was pretty surprised that they approved me.

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  11. Lots of great reviews this week. I love this post! I read your review of Splintered because I am really excited about that one. I like how authors twist those kinds of stories. Anyway, hope you have a great New Year!
    Brittany @ Spare Time book blog

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    1. I really enjoyed Splintered! Hope you love it too!

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  12. Hi Jen, just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
    http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.ca/

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    1. Thanks so much -- I stopped by your blog. I love Canada. I've traveled all around Western Canada and it's just such a breathtakingly beautiful country!

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  13. Looks like you had a great week! Can't wait to see whay you say about Nobody but us!

    Anatea @ Anatea's Bookshelf

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    1. Me too. I'm scared that it will be really, really sad.

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  14. So jealous of The Rules! I really can't wait to see what you think :) Stacey Kade is one of my favs!

    Jesse @ Pretty In Fiction

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  15. Great haul. I just started reading Nobody But Us, and so far so good. :)

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  16. Thinking on THORN ABBEY I'm starting to have my fill of re-tellings.

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  17. Awesome books! I've been drooling over The Rules ever since I saw it's cover! I've never really used NetGalley before, but I guess this is a good time to start! :)

    Enjoy your last day of 2012! :D

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  18. The Murmurings!! That one looks super good -- and I love that cover! And Nobody But Us looks really good ... that one is supposed to be a Bonny & Clyde kind of story, right? At any rate, it looks great!

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  19. The Murmurings looks fantastic and I love Stacey Kade!

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