Book Giveaway: “Cut to the Bone” by Jefferson Bass (US, Ends 12/14)

About the Book This is a forensic thriller from New York Times Bestselling author, Jefferson Bass – actually a writing team.  Jefferson Bass is two collaborating authors, Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson.  Jon Jefferson is a veteran journalist, writer, and documentary filmmaker.  Dr. Bass is a world-renowned forensic anthropologist and founded the famous, Body Farm. I reviewed the book, "The Bone Yard" in 2011, now the authors turn back … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon or Paypal Cash from Crossroads by Mary Ting (Worldwide, Ends 12/15)

The Crossroads Saga   Crossroads (Book 1) Can two worlds collide in dreams? Crossroads, Between, Beyond, Eternity, Halo City-novella Protecting her from the fallen was his duty. Falling in love was never part of his plan. Loving her was forbidden. Being with her was all that mattered, even if it meant he would be exiled for all eternity. Claudia Emerson's life is about to change when her good friend, who coincidentally … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon or Paypal Cash from Rebels by Scott & Judith Powell (Worldwide, Ends 12/20)

Rebels The world is on fire. From the ashes like a phoenix rises a new America, one that will save it all. Under one condition; absolute and complete surrender. The world complies without question. Those who don’t are destroyed. It is in this world, John is born. His very name is treason. If the New America, now known to everyone as the State, knew what John was, they’d kill him, but instead they give him a gift.   Praise for … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $100 Amazon GC or Paypal Cash from Gateway by Christina Garner (Worldwide, Ends 12/5)

Gateway by Christina Garner Everybody has their demons. Some are just a little more real than others... Ember has always known she doesn't belong in this world, but when she tries to correct the mistake, she wakes to find herself in a mental institution. There she draws the attention of Taren, a mysterious boy who isn't what he seems. When chaos erupts, they are forced to flee the institution together, and the secret Taren has been … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon GC or Paypal Cash from Spell Fire by Ariella Moon (Worldwide, Ends 12/20)

Spell Fire, The Teen Wytche Saga #3 By Ariella Moon   Summary New school. New friends. New reputation. High school sophomore Ainslie Avalon-Bennett works hard to hide her Crazy Girl past. But as long as her best friend’s disappearance remains unsolved, she can’t shake the depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder that once landed her in a mental ward.   Ainslie’s tenuous control over her life shatters when her … [Read more...]

Giveaway: From Lemons to Lemonade, Chicken Soup for the Soul (Ends 11/19, US)

Welcome to Kelly’s Lucky You! If you are one of my regular readers, thank you!  I appreciate each and every one of the people who use Kelly’s Lucky You to find out about the newest, latest products (and some old favorites) that will make your life easier, better or more fun. If you’re new here, I have to warn you – you’ll find yourself saying, “I’m so lucky I found that!” when you read about some of my favorites.  I try to … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $100 Amazon GC or Paypal Cash from Illuminating Gracie by Lisa C. Temple (Worldwide, Ends 12/13)

Tour Schedule   Illuminating Gracie by Lisa C. Temple As an old woman's lifeless body lies on a cold stone floor, her soul stands before an angel who offers her a miraculous opportunity: the chance to do it all again. But that is easier said than done. In order to change the path her life has taken, she must put aside years of self-loathing and pain, so she can help the young girl she once was become the woman she should have … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon GC or Paypal from “Tied” by Laney McMann (Worldwide, Ends 11/24)

Tied by Laney McMann Normal people don't believe their nightmares stalk them. They don’t fall in love with boys who don’t exist, either. Seventeen-year-old Layla Labelle, though, is far from normal. Her delusions walk the earth. Her hallucinations hunt her, and her skin heats to a burn every time her anger flares. Or is that all in her head? Layla doesn't know what to believe any more because if none of that’s true, Max … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon GC or Paypal Cash from “Sierra” by Taylor Dean (Worldwide, Ends 11/22)

      Sierra by Taylor Dean Have you ever been lost in the woods? Alyssa Fontaine’s life, loved ones—everything familiar and dear—are brutally taken from her. Taken captive by two men, she endures a horrific nightmare. A new life is forced upon her and even a new name. Just when it appears that no hope is in sight, she is saved by an unlikely twist of fate. Trapped in the beautiful Sierra Nevada … [Read more...]

Giveaway: “Steelheart” by New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson (US, Ends 11/7)

Welcome to the Dystopian Giveaway Blog Hop, hosted by My Shelf Confessions  and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer! In this hop, you’ll find books with a dystopian theme. If you are one of my regular readers, thank you!  I appreciate each and every one of the people who use Kelly’s Lucky You to find out about the newest, latest products (and some old favorites) that will make your life easier, better or more fun. If you’re new here, I … [Read more...]

Giveaway: $25 Amazon or Paypal and “What Color is Monday?” A Mother’s Journey Everyone Should Read! (US, Ends 11/16)

Did you catch my review of the book, "What Color is Monday?"  Author, Carrie Cariello has graciously extended a giveaway to the readers of Kelly's Lucky You!  I'm so excited because I loved this book.  I can't encourage you enough to read about Carrie's journey. "What Color Is Monday?" will give you insight into the world of autistic children and a better understanding of what and why families go through when their child is affected by … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon GC or Paypal from “arbitrate” by Megan Thomason (Worldwide, Ends 11/18)

arbitrate: It's one year later. And everything has changed. Remember The Second Chance Institute (SCI). Earth’s benevolent non-profit by day, Thera’s totalitarian regime by night. They’ve stepped up their game on Earth and on Thera—infiltrating political parties, preying on the downtrodden, and planning offensive maneuvers. The SCI’s abuse of their charter leads to Arbiter oversight and bitter consequences. Remember Kira … [Read more...]

Book Review: “What Color is Monday?” by Carrie Cariello

“What color do you see for Monday?” my son Jack asked as I heaved a chicken into the oven.  “What?” I said distractedly, turning from the oven to slice some potatoes at the counter.  It was late afternoon one day last fall, and I was preparing dinner and managing the demands of homework and tired toddlers.(One was in a tiara.) "What color is Monday?” he asked again, his robotic voice rising ever so slightly in irritation.  “I … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon.com GC or Paypal Cash from “A Light in Dark Places” (Worldwide, Ends 11/15)

A Light in Dark Places In December, 2009, Susan Cox Powell was reported missing from her home in West Valley City, Utah. As law enforcement tried to piece together what had happened to Susan, her husband, Josh Powell, became the only person of interest in the case. For Jennifer Graves, Josh’s sister, the nightmare started long before Susan’s disappearance. From her experiences growing up in the Powell family to the terrifying moment … [Read more...]

Book Review: A Holiday Miracle in Apple Blossom by June McCrary Jacobs

    About the Story Six-year old Mary Noel Simmons is hit by a car and her dog dies in the same accident.  Mary Noel is not only physically injured but emotionally because she lost her best friend.  She has stopped talking or communicating with the world.  And as she recovers in the hospital her parents face another problem, the medical bills are piling up and they have no way to pay them. Mary Noel's teacher, Amber, comes … [Read more...]

Group Giveaway: $50 Amazon.com GC or Paypal Cash from “The Lost Dacome Files #1” by Alexandra May

The Battle for Arcanon Major “As daughter of our ruler I grew up in the crossfire of an ongoing war... All I’d ever wanted to be was a great warrior and ultimately lead my people into victorious battles." With only a small army at her command Halíka Dacomé, a skilled warrior and daughter of the Elemental King, is ready to lead one final battle to save her planet. A battle against the savage, bloodthirsty Primords who want to … [Read more...]