Midnight Tease

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You know what they say: you can sleep when you’re dead. LOL. If you’re up at this midnight hour like me then you agree.

This is the Midnight Tease where I share what I’ll be reading and reviewing this month. Maybe you’ll see a couple of books that pique your interest, or that you’ve read already and want to get your chattiness on about it.

I can’t believe we’re in June already. Halfway through 2019. Wow. Summer is my favorite season. All the warmth and sunshine and green. I can’t get enough. I also get to see one of my best friends who visits once a year and I’m so excited.

I know there are also some recent releases I’m excited about like Broken Throne by Victoria Aveyard and Finale by Stephanie Garber. Both of these authors are phenomenal. I’ve really loved their books and can’t wait to read these!

Anyway, before I get too carried away, here’s what going on here on The Scarlet Reader this month!

 

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All Souls Trilogy: A Discovery of Witches, The Shadow of Light, and The Book of Life
Author: Deborah Harkness
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Pretty Sassy Cool

I have heard so many amazing things about this spellbinding trilogy and the show was beautiful and breathtaking. I don’t think I can’t fully put into words just how excited I am about finally getting to read this trilogy.

 

The First Men in the Moon
H. G. Wells
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Penguin Random House

Such a great author. I really enjoyed The Time Machine.

 

Wolves of Calla
Author: Stephen King

Wolves of Calla - Barnes and Noble

On my own journey to The Dark Tower.

 

Zom-B
Author: Darren Shan

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A long while ago, I was going to start this series. Finally doing it.

 

Dreamfall
Author: Amy Plum
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Amazon

 

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Good Omens
Author: Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett
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Penguin

 

Lothaire
Author: Kresley Cole
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Goodreads

 

The Host
Author: Stephanie Meyer
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Goodreads

 

Wizard in the Glass
Author: Stephen King

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Up for Review…

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Brave
Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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Goodreads

 

Little Monsters
Author: Kara Thomas
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Goodreads

 

The Last Magician & The Devil’s Thief
Author: Lisa Maxwell
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Loading it up this month and with some epic reads if I do say so myself! Have a happy June!

 

More to come soon…

  -K

 

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Midnight Tease

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Hello, book lovelies!

It’s the midnight hour. And if you’re awake right now, then you must be a night owl like me. It’s finally Justin Timberlake’s favorite month of the year. MAY! LOL. Last month was an epic one for reading. Got lots read up. Didn’t quite to a few, but that’s okay.

Here’s what’s going on this month!

 

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Wicked & Torn & Brave
Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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I have been working to get my greedy hands on this trilogy for a WHILE. So happy I can finally read it! And, it’s on my New Year’s Resolution list.

 

William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Mean Girls
Author: Ian Doescher
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Quirk Books

I love LOVE Will and the quirky spin-offs that are created in his name. My favorite is ultimately Fool by Christopher Moore, but I look forward to adding this to my favorites. #SoFetch

 

The Host
Author: Stephanie Meyer
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Goodreads

I watched the movie and it was okay. Everybody I know that’s read this though says it’s phenomenal.

 

Lothaire
Author: Kresley Cole
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Goodreads

By now, you should know how hopelessly addicted I am to The Arcana Chronicles, so I’m beyond ecstatic to read another story from Cole.

 

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Last Magician & The Devil’s Thief
Author: Lisa Maxwell

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Little Monsters
Author: Kara Thomas
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Goodreads

 

The Stand
Author: Stephen King
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Goodreads

 

 

Good Omens
Author: Neil Gaiman
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Penguin

 

 

Up For Review…

Up for Review

 

Half Bad
Author: Sally Green
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Goodreads

 

After
Author: Anna Todd
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Amazon

 

The Outsiders
Author: S. E. Hinton
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Wiki

 

Daughter of Egypt
Author: Constance O’Banyon
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Amazon

 

Busy month! And that’s the way I like it! Have an amazing month. I can taste summer on the horizon. So excited. Also, Godzilla: King of Monsters comes out this month! I love a great monster movie and this one looks promising!

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Tenor

More to come soon…

  -K.

 

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My lovers and obssessers of books!

February is here. The month many people declare is the month for love. I don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day, but I do celebrate that it’s the last full month of winter. For me it is anyway. The cold weather and snow gets its last bites in and spring starts to trickle in. I am really craving some warm weather and green leaves and the death of snow.

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The midnight hour is upon us and this is what I’ll be reading and reviewing this month. It’s my goal to get started on my New Year’s Eve Bookish Resolution as well as finally complete reading some series I’ve started over the last few years.

 

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The Vampire Diaries: The Hunters Vol. 1 &2
Author: L.J. Smith

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A long time ago, I read the first and second installments of The Vampire Diaries. Anybody who’s read the books knows that the TV show is nothing like them. They’re SO different, but I still enjoyed the drama of the books and can’t wait to get back at them.

 

Sever
Author: Lauren DeStefano

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I’m excited to finally get to the conclusion of the Chemical Garden trilogy. I’ve really enjoyed it and am itching to see how it ends.

 

Zom-B & Zom-B: Underground
Author: Darren Shan

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ZOMBIES!!! It’s always good to toss some zombies into the mix.

 

Half Bad
Author: Sally Green

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This is one I spotted in the store that interesting. I’d heard of it before and I’ve met people who really enjoyed it, so I’m taking my chances here.

 

Undertow
Author: Michael Buckley

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The cover drew me in, but then so did the blerb. Mysterious and curious. Invasion from the ocean. Getting some Aquaman feels.

 

Currently…

Currently

 

Red Queen & Glass Sword
Author: Victoria Aveyard

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Dark Tower
Author: Stephen King

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Evercrossed
Author: Elizabeth Chandler

 

Up for Review…

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Secret Brother
Author: V. C. Andrews

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All the Little Lights
Author: Jamie McGuire

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Game of Thrones
Author: George R. R. Martin

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Hoping to be busier than a bumble bee this week with my TBR. Have a happy February!

 

More to come soon…

  -K.

 

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Hello book lovers!

Let’s get 2019 going shall we?

This year I want to go back a reread a few of my most favorite books. Some, I haven’t reviewed on here before, soo you’ll get to hear me geek out about them. Some, I have and maybe I’ll talk about them a little more. Some, I just I will not, and just bask in their glory.

I do have a New Year’s Resolution coming up, but still working on it. More news to come soon about it.

It is my goal to work harder at my dreams this year than I did last year. There are many things I want to accomplish, and I’m a big believer in not divulging until absolute certainty, so it’s all hush hush. For now.

One of my greatest wishes this year, as a book loving booknerd, is that we all read more. Enjoy words. Soak them in like ink to paper. I love reading and talking about what I’ve read. Being able to share that with you makes me giddily happy. I also hope for you that everything you work hard for, strive for, and long for, come to great success.

And finally, never give up and never stop believing. Maybe that sounds ridiculously cheesy. But, belief is harder than it sounds. No matter what you believe in, don’t give it up. It’s nearly impossible, if not totally, to get back once you’ve given it up. And believing in anything can be a feat in and of itself as well. In the difficulties and hardships that are working double-time to strangle our world, be strong, be brave, and (as Journey says) don’t stop believing.

Now…to make the awkward transition from intensity to the Midnight Tease where I tell you what I’m ready, will be reading, and will be reviewing. What are you doing up at this hour anyway? Just kidding. Us night owls, little fruit bats, and lightning bugs and crickets and other night life have got to stick together. Grab a snack, here’s what bookishness I’ve going on this month.

 

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Secret Brother
Author: V. C. Andrews

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The major conclusion, the final part to the Dollangangers. A brother once thought to be lost may not be lost after all.

 

Red Queen & Glass Sword
Author: Victoria Aveyard

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While I’m rereading Red Queen, I’m getting to read Glass Sword for the first time! I’m waiting for each of these to be out on paperback. Excited to read this series.

 

Echoes
Author: Alice Reeds

Echoes

Stranded on an island with something creepy out there in the dark? Hmmmm…nifty.

 

M or F?
Author: Lisa Papadementriou and Chris Tebbetts

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A book told through the chatrooms of teens. I’m suuuper curious. What’s true and what’s not? Who’s a catfish and who isn’t?

 

Currently…

Unbreakable yes

 

Traveling Vampire Show
Author: Richard Laymon
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Game of Thrones
Author: George R. R. Martin
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Up For Review…

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Shadow of the Moon
Author: Rebecca York

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The Sacrifice Box
Author: Martin Stewart

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That’s Not What Happened
Author: Kody Keplinger

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The Princess Diarist
Author: Carrie Fisher

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There you have it! Have an awesome January!

I know just in this last hour, I’ve finished A Series of Unfortunate events on Netflix. A phenomenal show that did wonders. I really do hope to see the next Lemony Snicket series done as well: Who Could That Be at This Hour? made into a series. There were a few hints toward it during ASOUE and I was having a ball, geeking out about it. The central theme came into play big time during this final season. Artistic, humorous, surprising, and brilliant. I may have been shaky about this series at first, some may even say wary and inclined to look away, but I’m glad I didn’t.

With the rambling of a sleep-lacking human out of the way, you have a fantastic new year, and a splendid January.

 

More to come soon…

  -K.

 

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Bookworms! My loves!

It is the midnight hour and if you’re awake like I am right not then you’re an insomniac. Just kidding! But, you do live the night owl life. Since you’re awake, this is what’s coming up this snowy month.

Mostly I’m just trying to keep it together. It’s getting busier by the day with Christmas coming up. People are getting crazier trying to accomplish their holiday lists. I don’t know about you guys, but I could live with only getting books for Christmas. Well, books and a new pair of earbuds since mine broke a week and half ago. I’m a woman that CAN’T live without music and so I’ve been in dreadful withdrawal without earbuds. Come on, Santa, send a pair my way. I’ve been a good girl this year…sort of.

Also, my brother who is in the Army just got home from his time overseas and he and his fam will be joining us for Christmas. I’m very excited. It’s been a few years since we’ve seen him. Thought it’ll be crowded, it’ll be a very happy Christmas.

Now for books! Here’s what I’ll be reading, what I am reading, and what’s up on the chopping block of reviews!!

 

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A Wild Swan
Author: Michael Cunningham
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I love delving into short stories and especially love trying out new books.

 

Shadow of the Moon
Author: Rebecca York

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A full moon. Werewolves? I’m not drooling. You’re drooling.

 

The Princess Diarist
Author: Carrie Fisher

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The late and great! I don’t read many nonfictions or memoirs but I LOVE Carrie Fisher.

 

The Time Keeper
Author: Mitch Albom

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Another author I haven’t read from yet!

 

 

Currently…

Currently

 

Something Strange and Deadly
Author: Susan Dennard

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Kissed by an Angel
Author: Elizabeth Chandler

Kissed by an Angel

 

The Traveling Vampire Show
Author: Richard Laymon

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Up For Review…

Up for Review

 

The Darkest Star
Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout

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The Hobbit
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien

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The Space Between
Author: Brenna Yovanoff

Space Between

 

Caraval
Author: Stephanie Garber

Caraval

 

So many good ones coming up for the end of the year and just in time to complete my New Year’s Resolution of reading from twenty-five authors I’ve never read from before, even though some of those review won’t be up until 2019. I’m still counting them as read. Geeeeez, I can’t believe it’s nearly 2019. Anywho, I’ll have a brand-new book blog New Year’s Resolution coming and I’m quite excited!!

Bring on December!

 

More to come soon…

-K

 

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Hello, book clan!

It is November!!

Wowzers. We’re beginning to approach the end of 2018. Crazy, eh? This month is filled with lots of little things. I’ll be going to see Bohemian Rhapsody and I’m beyond excited. Freddy Mercury, guys! QUEEN!! I feel like this biopic is going to be legendary. I love Queen’s music. It has made history with their music. We’re talking ‘Under Pressure’ (my favorite!), ‘We Will Rock You’, ‘Another One Bites the Dust’, ‘Somebody to Love’, ‘Fat Bottomed Girls’ (one of my big favorites), and of course, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’.

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From there, I’m in a kind of hibernation mode. I’m not a lover of the cold and snow, which will be on its way soon enough. So I’ll be mostly inside unless I’m braving the roads for work LOL. This is also a GREAT time to get some reading in. Snuggle in with some hot cocoa and a great book.

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It is the midnight hour and if you’re awake like me then you’re a night owl like me. Here is where I divulge what I’m reading, will be reading, and what I’ll be reviewing during this month.

 

Coming Soon…

Coming Soon

 

Caraval
Author: Stephanie Garber

Caraval

It’s all fun and games until someone comes up missing…

 

Something Strange and Deadly
Author: Susan Dennard

Scarlet Reader - Something Strange and Deadly

Dark and temptuous.

 

Kissed By An Angel
Author: Elizabeth Chandler

Kissed by an Angel

I love a good story that has love, soulmates, and the trials that come with them.

 

The Space Between
Author: Brenna Yovanoff

Space Between

A little angel. A little demon. Together you get a daughter who hates her life.

 

The Darkest Star
Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout

Scarlet Reader - The Darkest Child

 

 

Just released and the continuation of the Luxen series we’ve all been waiting for! So stoked.

 

 

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Practical Magic
Author: Alice Hoffman

Practical Magic

 

The Hobbit
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien

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From Here to You
Author: Jamie Maguire

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Up For Review…

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A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares

Author: Krystal Sutherland

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Stung
Author: Bethany Wiggins

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What a Girl Wants
Author: Lindsey Kelk

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The Rules of Magic
Author: Alice Hoffman

The Rules of Magic

 

More to come soon…

-K

 

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