Chasing Eveline by Leslie Hauser

Chasing Eveline Cover Reveal!

Chasing Eveline by Leslie Hauser Published by: Pen Name Publishing Publication date: July 11th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult Sixteen-year-old Ivy Higgins is the only student at Carmel Heights High School who listens to cassettes. And her binder is the only one decorated with album artwork by 80s band Chasing Eveline. Despite being broken-up since 1989, this rock band out of Ireland means everything to Ivy. They’re a reminder of her mom, who abandoned Ivy and her dad two years ago. Now the music of her mom’s favorite band is the only connection she has left. Even though Ivy wavers between Read More

Ravenheart (Crossbreed Series 2) by Dannika Dark

Ravenheart Cover Reveal!

  THE CROSSBREED SERIES compelling urban fantasy romance series following a private organization of individuals who hunt evildoers. Dark secrets, complex characters, and plenty of action. If you like a slow-building romance with magic and adventure, look no further. Raven Black will win your heart, and Christian Poe will break it.   Ravenheart (Crossbreed Series, Bk #2) By Dannika Dark   Blurb: Two weeks after joining Keystone, Raven Black is ready to take on the world as a criminal hunter for hire. If only her partner wasn’t a bloodsucking Vampire with a penchant for getting under her skin. Despite her lavish Read More

The Genre Minx Book Reviews

March 2017 Books to Read Goals

I can’t believe March is already here but I am ready! There are several books coming out this month that I have pre-ordered and can’t wait to add to my collection. Two I am especially looking forward to and they are: Mere months ago, gunslinger Amani al’Hiza fled her dead-end hometown on the back of a mythical horse with the mysterious foreigner Jin, seeking only her own freedom. Now she’s fighting to liberate the entire desert nation of Miraji from a bloodthirsty sultan who slew his own father to capture the throne. When Amani finds herself thrust into the epicenter Read More

2017 Flights of Fantasy Reading Challenge

Flights of Fantasy Update February 2017

The Flights of Fantasy challenge is hosted by Alexa of Alexa Loves Books and Rachel of Hello, Chelly. So far this is still the only reading challenge that I have entered into for the 2017 year. It is a no pressure challenge as I set my own pace and choose my challenge amount, which is 30. Here are the fantasy books that I have read and reviewed on this blog: On the above list there are 2 books that were on my original list of 30 books, which you can see HERE if you want to. Those two books are Hungry Ghosts by Stephen Blackmoore and Read More

Nighthawk by Kathryn Le Veque

Nighthawk by Kathryn Le Veque, Spotlight with Excerpt

Excerpt from Nighthawk: Brighton was miserable. She hung her head, looking at her feet. How can I tell him what I am thinking? How can I confide in him? I will only sound foolish! “P-please,” she whispered. “There… there is nothing wrong. I….” He shook her, gently. “No lies,” he snapped softly. “Tell me now or we shall spend the rest of our lives here because I will not let you leave until you tell me. We will become quite hungry and our feet might actually grow into the ground like tree roots, but it does not matter. I am Read More

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Blue Waters by India R. Adams Blog Tour Spotlight with Giveaway!

Book Title: Blue Waters Author Name: India R Adams Genre: Young Adult/Romance Hosted by: Ultimate Fantasy Book Tours Blurb: “The blue water I sank through was angelic, quiet, peaceful…” Whitney is a vivacious, highly spirited 17-year-old girl. Her motto, “Live life to the fullest” is derailed when the young man, who’s captured her attention, turns out to be the son of a drug tycoon- the same that provided the drugs that killed her brother. Whitney believes she simply need to heal from her first heartache, not knowing she is a part of a devious trade, one against human rights, and Read More

Happy Valentine's Day 2017

The Minx’s V-Day Recommendations

    I do not read a ton of romance books but since today is Valentine’s Day here in the United States I thought I would do a post with some books that I found to be quite romantic in their own way. Just in case you are looking for a bit of romance in your day. I have included a synopsis with each book and if you click on the cover art it will take you to the review I wrote on the book. I enjoyed all of these books and just thought to give you some recommendations. Minx’s Read More

2017 Flights of Fantasy Reading Challenge

Flights of Fantasy Update, January 2017

This challenge is hosted by Alexa of Alexa Loves Books and Rachel of Hello, Chelly. So far this is the only reading challenge that I have entered into for the 2017 year. It is a no pressure challenge as I set my own pace and choose my challenge amount, which is 30. Here are the books that I read and reviewed on the Blog: On this list there are only two books that actually were on my original list of 30 books, which you can see HERE if you want to. Those books are The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles and It’s You Read More

Q and A Interview

Interview with Author Jane Blythe

Recently I have published a review on the book Three by Jane Blythe which is the 3rd installment in her Count to Ten series. Actually there has been a few reviews on this blog featuring this Author’s work and I thought we could spend a little time getting to know her.   A conversation with Author Jane Blythe Q. So you are a writer with a black belt in Taekwondo and a 200+ collection of teddy bears. That is awesome but also cracks me up, what else can you tell us about you? Haha! Yeah the black belt and teddy Read More

2017 Flights of Fantasy Reading Challenge

Flights of Fantasy Reading Challenge 2017

While perusing some of the other great blogs out there I can across a post by Jacquie @ Rattle the Stars. The post was an explanation of a reading challenge called Flights of Fantasy Reading Challenge 2017. It is a challenge that is for readers who are into reading the fantasy genre. There is no pressure as you have all year and it is up to yourself to set the number of fantasy books that you wish to read. As you may already know I am a huge fan of the fantasy genre and this was very exciting to me. Read More

My To Be Read Pile, The Genre Minx Book Reviews

December 2016 Wrap-Up & January 2017 TBR

My goal for December 2016, and you can see that post HERE, was to read 4 books off my TBR shelf and I was successful in reading  3 out of 4 them but I have only reviewed 2 out of 3. One book I did a review on Goodreads. If you are interested here are the links to those reviews: Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas             Fear the Drowning Deep by Sarah Glenn Marsh           With the holidays and my ARC load I just was not able to write Read More

Q and A Interview

Interview with Author Amanda Siegrist

Recently I posted a review on a book titled Merry Me, which I loved, and I am very excited to bring you a Q & A session with the Author of that book, Amanda Siegrist. She is a lovely person who is a romance enthusiast but her passion is for romantic suspense. She is also one of the collaborators of the movement….cough, cough, errr ummm website Love Indie Romance. So if you love Indie Romance you should click that link and and check out what they are all about. In the meantime keep reading and learn more about this great Read More

The Genre Minx Book Reviews- For book lovers….reading is the key element to happiness….

Thank you all for sticking with me!

I have finally completed my changeover! Thank you to everyone who has been coming to this site over the last week. The switch over had many ups and downs. Finding a theme that I felt was viewer friendly and able to be customized to my preferences was a chore.  You may have even noticed a different theme skin from time to time. Then there was the issue of becoming my own webmaster, ha ha ha, let’s just say that I was almost ready to toss in the towel on that one. Finally though, finally the skies opened, the sun came Read More

Someone Like You by Lauren Layne

Terrific Tuesday: Someone Like You by Lauren Layne, Publishing December 06, 2016

For today’s Terrific Tuesday post I went for an unknown to me. Who does not love a little romance every know and then? This book caught my eye and even though I have as of yet not read anything from Author Lauren Layne, I thought “why not?” It is the third release from the Oxford series but I am pretty sure it can be read as a standalone. I wanted to share my pick with you guys in case you were looking for a little contemporary romance to get some heat going–it being winter in some parts of this world. 😉 Read More

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Update: Finally!

It finally happened! My self hosted site has converted over and is up and running. Now the major thing I want to put out there is that if you were a subscriber of the blog before and are no longer getting emails you may need to subscribe again. I migrated my followers but there are always technical issues and I deeply apologize for any inconveniences that this may cause you. I am grateful to all my followers and would be just pleased if you would continue to do so. Much Love!   Minx

My To Be Read Pile, The Genre Minx Book Reviews

November 2016 Wrap-Up & December 2016 TBR

November 2016 Wrap-Up: November is a hard month to “wrap-up” since I did not have any goals set. I read a ton of books (50), finished up the Wobble Challenge (yay) and finally started reading books just for me (double yay). I will start this post with a mini-review of three books that I really enjoyed (and have not already reviewed or scheduled a review on) that I read in November.   I gave this one 4 stars. This was a nice read! I like author Lyndsay Sands writing style. There is attraction, mystery, crime, passion and always I am Read More

Q&A Interviews, The Genre Minx Book Reviews Blog

Interview with Author Antony Stanton

Today I am excited to be interviewing Antony Stanton, Author of The Blood of the Infected series. This series includes titles such as Once Bitten, Twice Die, Once Bitten, Twice Live, and Twice Bitten, Twice Die. I read and reviewed the first novel in this series (review here) and I found that I truly enjoyed his take on how a zombie apocalypse could occur and what if there were more than just humans for the tasting 😜.   A conversation with Author Antony Stanton   Q. Tell us a little about yourself and your background? I was born in London and Read More

Terrific Tuesdays! The Genre Minx Book Reviews

Terrific Tuesday: The Fate of the Tearling by Erika Johansen, Publishing November 29, 2016

The final installment of The Queen of the Tearling series, The Fate of the Tearling, is publishing today!!! This is definitely a Terrific Tuesday for me! I fell in love with this series when I read The Invasion of the Tearling. I will be honest, I loved the cover and the synopsis sounded intriguing. Once I started reading I fell in love with the writing style! It was an emotional rollercoaster and the story just came alive for me. The second installment in this series was no disappointment and that is also how I know I will love this next novel. Am I disappointed that this series is coming to an Read More