One of the lovely things for writing for a bundle of websites, is that I get sent lots of ARCs. And with summer here, publishers are sending their "summer reading recommendation" bundles on out. And while getting hefty envelopes full of a half dozen books is lovely, when you've just come back from BEA (a post on that soon!) with like two dozen books...
Well, I'd like to get these into the hands of some more reviewers, and get these some love! I only have so much time to write.
So! Time for a giveaway, just for book bloggers. Because ya'll are my people.
I've got ten books (seven ARCs, three finished hardcovers) to dish out. You can enter to snag one by entering the Rafflecopter below, which you can do just by leaving a comment about which ones you're interested in. At the end of next week, I'll pluck out ten people at random, and send each of you a book you were into. Done and done.
The catch? You have to be a book blogger, and you have to be in the US. Sorry, can't ship international. It's too expensive.
Here we go!
RUINED by Amy Tintera (Finished Hardcover): Emelina Flores has nothing. Her home in Ruina has been ravaged by war. She lacks the powers of her fellow Ruined. Worst of all, she witnessed her parents’ brutal murders and watched helplessly as her sister, Olivia, was kidnapped. [More on Goodreads]
QUEEN OF HEARTS by Colleen Oakes (Finished Hardcover): As Princess of Wonderland Palace and the future Queen of Hearts, Dinah’s days are an endless monotony of tea, tarts, and a stream of vicious humiliations at the hands of her father, the King of Hearts. The only highlight of her days is visiting Wardley, her childhood best friend, the future Knave of Hearts — and the love of her life. [More on Goodreads]
THE CAT KING OF HAVANA (ARC, Out in September): Rick Gutierrez is . . . the Cat King of Havana! A cat-video tycoon turned salsa-dancer extraordinaire, he’ll take Cuba by storm, romance the girl of his dreams, and ignite a lolcat revolution! [More on Goodreads]
THE FIXES by Owen Matthews (ARC, Out in August): Gossip Girl meets Heathers in this wicked YA novel about a group of high school A-listers on a mission to root out phoniness in their sun-drenched beachside town. [More on Goodreads]
GIRLS MANS UP by M.E. Girard (ARC, Out in September): All Pen wants is to be the kind of girl she’s always been. So why does everyone have a problem with it? They think the way she looks and acts means she’s trying to be a boy—that she should quit trying to be something she’s not. [More on Goodreads]
THE DARK ARMY by Joseph Delaney (ARC, Out in September): Newly risen from the dead, Thomas Ward has been tasked with leading an army into battle against the dark, alongside his apprentice, Jenny, and the witch assassin Grimalkin. But their battle goes terribly wrong, and Tom’s situation seems hopeless until Alice—a powerful witch turned to the dark—appears. [More on Goodreads]
THE KING SLAYER by Virginia Boecker (ARC, Out in June, I LOVE THIS BOOK YOU GUYS): Former witch hunter Elizabeth Grey is hiding within the magically protected village of Harrow, evading the price put on her head by Lord Blackwell, the usurper king of Anglia. Their last encounter left Blackwell ruined, but his thirst for power grows stronger every day. [More on Goodreads]
TRUE LETTERS FROM A FICTIONAL LIFE by Ken Logan (ARC, Out in June): If you asked anyone in his small Vermont town, they’d tell you the facts: James Liddell, star athlete, decent student and sort-of boyfriend to cute, peppy Theresa, is a happy, funny, carefree guy. [More on Goodreads]
THE HAWKWEED PROPHECY by Irena Brignull (ARC, Out in June): The babies were born as the clock struck twelve. A bat fell from the air mid-flight. A silver salmon floated dead to the surface of the river. Snails withered in their shells, moths turned to dust on the night breeze and an owl ate its young. The spell had been cast. [More on Goodreads]
THE OUTLIERS by Kimberly McCreight (Finished Hardcover): Wylie hasn’t heard from Cassie in over a week, not since their last fight. But that doesn’t matter. Cassie’s in trouble, so Wylie decides to do what she has done so many times before: save her best friend from herself. [More on Goodreads]