Latest Book News & Recap – January 27 – February 3, 2018

Posted January 27, 2018 by Geybie in Latest News / 53 Comments

Latest Book News and Recap

Hi, everybody, how are you? I hope you are having a great weekend. Last week was a busy week because there has been a home renovation going on. The last three days have been exhausting yet productive and my body is now starting to feel the effect. I’m having a cold and a headache but resting is unfortunately not an option since there is a lot to do around the house (cleaning and redecorating).

Escape by Jay CrownoverMoreover, my classes start on Monday so I’m doing some non-fiction reading to prepare myself mentally. I just finished an awesome non-fiction book, DEEP WORK by Cal Newport, that I loved so very much. Have you read it? I highly recommend it to EVERYONE. It is categorized as a business book but it is perfect for everyone.

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‘Recommend Me Books’ Feature:

Check out all these book recommendations from me and my awesome fellow book bloggers. You can recommend me your favorites as well in the comments if you haven’t yet. I look forward to hearing from you.

Books I got and am currently reading:

I’m currently reading two books, A Choice of Fate by Jezz de Silva and You’re a Badass by Jen Sincero (a non-fiction), both of which I’m enjoying and loving so far.

A Choice of Fate (Outback Hearts) by [Silva, Jezz de] Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by [Newport, Cal]


Released this week (pre-orders):

Still Me: A Novel by [Moyes, Jojo] The Upside to Being Single by [Hart, Emma] Tempting Love  (Cowboys and Angels  Book 3) by [Elliott, Kelly ] Say You'll Remember Me by [McGarry, Katie] Hold On Tight (Man of the Month Book 2) by [Kenner, J.] Escape by Jay Crownover Whiskey Sharp: Unraveled by [Dane, Lauren] Icing on the Cake: A Wild Wedding Novel (Wild Wedding Series) by [Walker, Ann Marie] Stumbling Into Love (Fluke My Life Book 2) by [Reynolds, Aurora Rose] The Wedding Date by [Guillory, Jasmine] A Crack in Everything (Cracks Book 1) by [Cosway, L.H.] Indecent Exposure: The Academy by [Bailey, Tessa] Surrender to the Highlander by [Sands, Lynsay] Moonlight Sins (de Vincent series) by [Armentrout, Jennifer L.] Dark in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel (In Death, Book 46) by [Robb, J. D.] Runaway Groom (I Do, I Don't) by [Layne, Lauren]

Book Sales For Only $0.99 Each:

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Against All Odds (Outback Hearts) by [Silva, Jezz de] The Opportunist (Love Me With Lies Book 1) by [Fisher, Tarryn] Dirty Red (Love Me With Lies Book 2) by [Fisher, Tarryn] Thief (Love Me With Lies Book 3) by [Fisher, Tarryn] Say You'll Stay by [Michaels, Corinne]  Snowflakes & Fire Escapes by [Darhower, J.M.] One More Rule: The Blindfold Club Novella by [Sloane, Nikki] Loving the White Liar by [Stewart, Kate] Sidebarred: A Legal Briefs Novella by [Chase, Emma] It's a Wonderful Tangled Christmas Carol (The Tangled Series) by [Chase, Emma] Holy Frigging Matrimony: A Tangled Series Short Story (The Tangled) by [Chase, Emma] The Perfect Stroke (Lucas Brothers Book 1) by [Marie, Jordan] Fallen Crest High (Fallen Crest Series, Book 1) by [Tijan] Crossover: Franchise Mtg. by [Tijan] Once She Dreamed: Part Two by [Glines, Abbi] The Auction: A Billionaire Wins a Date by [Harris, Starla] In This Moment by [Doughton, Autumn] Rule: A Marked Men Novel by [Crownover, Jay] Retreat (The Getaway Series Book 1) by [Crownover, Jay] Crow by A. Zavarelli Tap Left by [Zavarelli, A.] Bleeding Hearts: The Complete Duet by [Zavarelli, A.] The Viper (Untamed Hearts Book 1) by [Moon, Kele] Only Trick by [Ann, Jewel E.] Torn from You (Tear Asunder Book 1) by [Rose, Nashoda] SMITH (The Beckett Boys, Book One) by [Chase, Olivia] Becoming A Vincent (The Wild Ones Book 1) by [Owens, C.M.] Co-WRECKER (The Binghamton Series Book 1) by [Quinn, Meghan] Lingus by [Zapata, Mariana] Very Wicked Beginnings (Briarwood Academy (1.5)) by [Madden-Mills, Ilsa] Accidentally on Purpose by [Davis, L.D.] Never Never: Part One of Three by [Hoover, Colleen, Fisher, Tarryn] We Are All Found Things by [O'Keefe, Molly] The Surprise by [Ward, Alice] When You're Ready (The Ready Series Book 1) by [Berg, J.L.] Learning to Fall by [Eaton, Jillian] Wait For Me (The Outback Bachelor Ball Book 3) by [Mayberry, Sarah] From His Lips: A 53 Letters Short Story (#1.5) by [Attar, Leylah] Break In Two (Full Hearts Book 1) by [Summers, MJ] Holiday Wishes by Jill Shalvis One Snowy Night by Jill Shalvis Winning Streak by [Ward, Alice] The Hunt by [Ward, Alice] The Cabin by [Ward, Alice] Baby Wanted: A Virgin and Billionaire Romance by [Luxe, Eva, Conners, Juliana] The Mystery of the Green Ray ($.99 Mystery Classics) by [William Le Queux] Cabin Fever by [Rai, Alisha] Falling For Him (The Karimi Siblings Book 1) by [Rai, Alisha] Wrecked and Yours (A Second Chance Romance Book 1) by [James, CeeCee] Snowflakes & Fire Escapes by [Darhower, J.M.] Billionaires and Bad Boys: The Complete 7-Book Box Set by [Chase, Nikki] A Bad Boy Box Set: Sexy Single Father, Billionaire, Doctor and Firefighter Alphas (Box Set Extravazanga Book 3) by [Parker, Weston] Don't Stop Believing: Complete South Beach Bad Boys Series Box Set Romance Collection by [Luxe, Eva, Conners, Juliana] Bright Lights Billionaire Box Set: A Sexy Bad Boy Movie Star Series (Box Set Extravaganza Book 1) by [Parker, Ali]

Book Sales For Only $1.99 Each:

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Misconduct by [Douglas, Penelope] Searching for You by [Probst, Jennifer] Hate to Want You: Forbidden Hearts by [Rai, Alisha] The Mind: Reluctant Romantics 1.5 (The Reluctant Romantics 1.5 Book 2) by [Stewart, Kate] Sempre by [Darhower, J.M.] A Lady's Code of Misconduct (Rules for the Reckless Book 5) by [Duran, Meredith] The Drazen World: Destroy (Kindle Worlds Novella) by [Sloane, Nikki] Blocked: A Breakaway Novel by [Dover, L.P.] Illuminae (The Illuminae Files) by [Kaufman, Amie, Kristoff, Jay] The Iron King (The Iron Fey Book 1) by [Kagawa, Julie] Shatter Me by [Mafi, Tahereh] The Thousandth Floor by [McGee, Katharine] Out of Bounds by [Blakely, Lauren] Left Drowning (Left Drowning Series Book 1) by [Park, Jessica] Bitter Sweet Love (The Dark Elements) by [Armentrout, Jennifer L.] White Hot Kiss (The Dark Elements Book 1) by [Armentrout, Jennifer L.] #Holiday (Hashtag Series Book 7) by [Hebert, Cambria] Seducing the Defendant (The Conflict of Interest Series Book 2) by [Fernando, Chantal] The First Word by [Robson, Isley] More Than This (More Than Series Book 1) by [McLean, Jay] Where the Road Takes Me by [McLean, Jay] Cheater (Curious Liaisons Book 1) by [Van Dyken, Rachel] Cheater's Regret (Curious Liaisons Book 2) by [Van Dyken, Rachel] Shame On You (Fool Me Once Book 1) by [Sivec, Tara] Shame On Me (Fool Me Once Book 2) by [Sivec, Tara] Shame on Him (Fool Me Once Book 3) by [Sivec, Tara] Date With Death (Welcome To Hell Book 3) by [Langlais, Eve] The Storm (The Storm Series Book 4) by [Towle, Samantha] Cross My Heart: Hearts Series Book 5.75 by [Cosway, L.H.] Lucas: A Cold Fury Hockey Novel (Carolina Cold Fury Hockey) by [Bennett, Sawyer] Tully by [Simons, Paullina] Red Leaves by [Simons, Paullina] The Assassin and the Underworld: A Throne of Glass Novella (Throne of Glass series Book 1) by [Maas, Sarah J.] The Assassin and the Pirate Lord: A Throne of Glass Novella (Throne of Glass series Book 1) by [Maas, Sarah J.] The Assassin and the Empire: A Throne of Glass Novella (Throne of Glass series Book 1) by [Maas, Sarah J.] The Assassin and the Desert: A Throne of Glass Novella (Throne of Glass series Book 1) by [Maas, Sarah J.] The Letter: The No. 1 ebook bestseller by [Hughes, Kathryn] A Very Merry Princess by [Mallery, Susan] The Cosy Christmas Chocolate Shop: The perfect, feel good romantic comedy to curl up with this Christmas! by [Roberts, Caroline] The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea (The Little Wedding Shop by the Sea, Book 1) by [Linfoot, Jane] Bad Romeo Christmas: A Starcrossed Anthology by [Rayven, Leisa] Soul Mate by [Bybee, Catherine] Treasured by Thursday (Weekday Brides Series Book 7) by [Bybee, Catherine] Seduced by Sunday (Weekday Brides Series Book 6) by [Bybee, Catherine] Not Quite Forever (Not Quite Series Book 4) by [Bybee, Catherine] Doing It Over (A Most Likely To Novel Book 1) by [Bybee, Catherine] Not Quite Enough (Not Quite Series Book 3) by [Bybee, Catherine] Taken by Tuesday (Weekday Brides Series, Book 5) by [Bybee, Catherine] Wife by Wednesday (Weekday Brides Series, Book 1) by [Bybee, Catherine] Single by Saturday (Weekday Brides Series, Book 4) by [Bybee, Catherine] Married by Monday (Weekday Brides Series, Book 2) by [Bybee, Catherine] Not Quite Perfect (Not Quite Series Book 5) by [Bybee, Catherine] Staying For Good (A Most Likely To Novel Book 2) by [Bybee, Catherine] Making It Right (A Most Likely To Novel Book 3) by [Bybee, Catherine] Not Quite Dating (Not Quite Series Book 1) by [Bybee, Catherine] Not Quite Mine (Not Quite Series Book 2) by [Bybee, Catherine] Worth the Wait (St. James Book 1) by [Beck, Jamie] Long Shot Love Duet: Box Set (Books 1 & 2) by [Jayce, Aven]

Super Sale only $2.99:

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Never Never: The Complete Series by [Hoover, Colleen, Fisher, Tarryn] Own the Wind: A Chaos Novel (The Chaos Series Book 1) by [Ashley, Kristen] Making Faces by [Harmon, Amy] Heartstopper (Irresistible Bachelors Book 3) by [Landish, Lauren] Hard Charger (Flash Bang Book 2) by [March, Meghan] Devil You Know (Lost Boys Book 1) by [Fiore, L.A.] Savage: The Awakening of Lizzie Danton by [Fiore, L.A.] Love Me With Lies (3 Book Series) by Tarryn Fisher

Free Books:

Finding Cinderella: A Novella by [Hoover, Colleen] Withering Hope by [Hagen, Layla] Remember When (The Remember Trilogy Book 1) by [Torrest, T.]  Charmed by the Bartender (Modern Love Book 1) by [Rayne, Piper] Beneath This Mask by [March, Meghan] One True Mate 5: Shifter's Rogue by [Ladew, Lisa] Friends & Forever: Sempre Novellas by [Darhower, J.M.] One True Mate 6: Bear's Redemption by [Ladew, Lisa] MC Chronicles: The Diary of Bink Cummings Vol 1 by [Cummings, Bink] Turbulence (1.5) by [G. , Whitney] Betrayal (Infidelity Book 1) by [Romig, Aleatha] Bought (Highest Bidder Book 1) by [Landish, Lauren, Winters, Willow] Some Sort of Happy (Skylar and Sebastian): A Happy Crazy Love Novel by [Harlow, Melanie] One is a Promise (Tangled Lies Book 1) by [Godwin, Pam] Tabitha (Girls from the Mountain Book 1) by [Kestell, Vikki] Close To Falling by [Horne, Paige P.] One Night With You: A Fatal Series Prequel Novella (The Fatal Series Book 0) by [Force, Marie] Noah by Elizabeth Reyes FLOW, The GRIP Prequel by [Ryan, Kennedy] Give Me Yesterday by [Christensen, Elle, Webster, K.] Reckless Heat (Hostile Operations Team - Book 0) by [Harris, Lynn Raye] Reasonable Doubt by [G. , Whitney ] Pennies (Dollar Book 1) by [Winters, Pepper]


The Link-Up:

I’m linking up to The Sunday Post at Caffeinated Book Reviewer, Stacking The Shelves by Team Tynga’s Reviews, Mailbox Monday, and Book Date.

I’m a fulltime reader who can’t live without books especially romance novels. In addition to books, I love animals, music, and dance shows. I hope you find your next read through my reviews and lists of recommendations. You can recommend me your favorites as well by leaving a comment on my ‘Recommend Me Books’ posts or check them out for awesome recommendations.

53 responses to “Latest Book News & Recap – January 27 – February 3, 2018

  1. lornak99

    I rarely read non-fiction anymore, but I am glad you found a good one. I’ve never renovated anything, but I am sure it’s not easy. Hope the beginning of school goes well for you!

  2. Greg Hill

    Good luck with the home renovations- and hope you feel better! It’s always nice to redecorate, but not when you don’t feel good. 🙂 Hopefully you get some relax time too.

    I always like seeing the deals you highlight, especially the 1.99 ones I always seem to find something that looks promising. 🙂

  3. Renovating is always so exhausting–but awesome once it’s done. Hope you feel better soon! Thanks for the head’s up about Illuminae. That’s a great one to own on Kindle for 2 bucks. Happy reading!

  4. Literary Feline

    I hope you are able to rest soon! I am sure everything will be wonderful when it’s all done. Good luck with your classes!

  5. I haven’t been on your blog for a while, and I’m surprised that you changed your Sunday post logo! I really like it. And that is a lot of discount books. I’ll never make it through XD

    Have a great week!

    Anne @ The Reading Life

  6. Feel better and have a great week! I want to get a copy of Still Me soon…I have After You on Pippa, but haven’t yet read it. But now I have added it to next week’s reading list.

    Enjoy your weekend.

  7. awww, I’m sorry you can’t get the rest you need to kick your cold!! NOT FAIR!! I hope you can at least get rid of your headache before Monday. Those are the worst, especially if your life is in a chaotic mess.

    Way to kill my TBR!! I need to leave Amazon alone for awhile! I DID pick up Misconduct a few weeks back, though. Christy recommended it a few years back to I had to grab it 🙂

    Hang in there and I hope you feel better REAL soon!! Good luck on Monday….

  8. I hope you fee better before your classes start. Home renovations are horrible, but they are well worth it when everything is finally finished. Have a wonderful day.

  9. Awwwww, I’m sorry you’re not feeling well. I feel like everybody either has a cold or the flu, and it isn’t any fun. 🙁 I hope that your classes go okay, it’s always hard switching back to non-fiction after reading just fiction for a while. Have a good week! 🙂

  10. Hope you will feel better soon. It seems that the cold is a recurring theme around the blogosphere – I have one two and I read a lot of Sunday Posts featuring a cold as well. Try to take time to rest though, that is also important!

  11. Jenea

    On no, hope you get to feeling better soon. Good luck with the home renovations. Get some rest and have a great Sunday!

  12. My week has also been relatively exhausting. Don’t know why, but I could barely even get up today. Maybe it’s just the winter weather?
    I’ve never heard of Deep Work! I’ll have to look into it 🙂
    Hope you have a good week, less tiring!

  13. Michelle P

    Renovations can be exhausting. I hope you are able to rest soon. Good Luck with your classes!
    I hope you have a great week, Geybie! Happy Reading! 🙂

  14. Renovations are so tough. I hope they are done soon and that it was worth it. I have been so busy lately, I hope tpo catch up soon. I need to read some more non-fiction, especially now with the new business looming.
    Have a great week and happy reading!

  15. I hope the DIY project is over without too much extra work – I hate all the upheaval and mess! Deep Work sounds good – I’ve also recently read a really good non-fiction book, Why We Sleep. Have a great week and try not to work too hard!

  16. One of my takeaways from looking at all those lovely covers is if I do ever issue a third edition of my book Dancing Nude in the Moonlight, I’m going to need main character Michael to show his ripped chest on the cover. Just saying (lol). Happy reading week and feel better.

  17. I hope you have a wonderful week at school! I’m sorry you’re not feeling good, I just got over a cold. I hope you feel better soon. And I thank you (my wallet doesn’t) for posting some of these sales! I picked up a few.

    Tina @ As Told By Tina

  18. Take care of your health – you don’t want to be worn out when you start classes. Your comments on Jezz de Silva’s book have me interested. I haven’t read Deep Work but it sounds good. Glad you liked it.
    Hope you rest up and feel better and get in some Happy Reading!

  19. I agree Deep Work has something for everyone so long as they are open minded enough to explore how it might apply to them. Stay well, take some well earned rest!

  20. Will have to check a few, apparently there’s more than one I think I could really enjoy . . . Figures, huh? ;P Hope you feel better soon and that your week is going to be a very good one!

  21. Hi Geybie, I hope you feel better this week. Sounds like you have a lot going on but I hope you can schedule in a little down time to rest and recover from feeling ill. Ok, taking my mom hat off now 🙂 Deep Work is a new title for me so I’m making a note and will look into it a bit more later. I’m a fiction girl at heart – love escaping into a good book. One I’m excited about that you featured is Still Me by Jojo Moyes. I mentioned on another blog yesterday that Lou, the main character, is one of my favorite fictional characters.
    Have a great week!

  22. I’m trying to read more non-fiction this year. I’ll have give Deep Work a try, just ignore the “business” classification.

  23. Kathy Martin

    I got an email saying my copies of Dark in Death and Say You’ll Remember Me have shipped. I can’t wait to read them. Come see my week here. Happy reading!

  24. I know you’re SUPER busy this week, but just wanted to say “hope you had a good first day of school.” 🙂 Feel better soon Geybie and hope you get to sneak in some time to read for fun 😉 Have a great week, Friend!

  25. I have a few projects around the house that need to be done, but I’m waiting for the children’s basketball program I volunteer with to be over. I’ve been updating and renovating my house since I bought it and all I have left is the kitchen. I’ll have owned my home 15 years this summer so that’s not too bad since it is just me doing most of the work. Girl Who Reads

  26. I haven’t yet started a nonfiction read yet for 2018 and I feel horrible about it. I have so many on my TBR list but I just haven’t picked one to start with. Soon though! Have a great week and happy reading!

  27. I’ve done renovation work, so I hear ya on how hard it is. A few years ago, we completely gutted our kitchen and dining room, tore out a wall and now I have a new, larger kitchen. It was worth the work. I hope the same works out for you.

    I read some nonfiction, but not a lot. I’ll have to look at that book. Thanks for sharing.

    Melanie @ Hot Listens & Rabid Reads

  28. Geybie! Happy 2018!!! I’m back at home and back in the blogosphere. So nice to stop by your blog again after so long! I hope you are feeling better and that the renovations are amazing!

    Thinking of you for school next week!

    Chat again soon when I feel a little more caught up.

  29. It’s been a long time since I read something from JoJo Moyes, and I think her knew book is going to be another heartwarming story!

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