Showcase Sunday/ Sunday Post #4


Welcome to my Showcase Sunday/ Sunday Post. I had a busy week so let’s get started!


Hosted by Books, Biscuits & Tea  &  Hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer


What I bought for the week:

Darker Still (Magic Most Foul, #1)   Wander Dust

The Girl of Fire and Thorns (Fire and Thorns, #1)   Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #10)

1. Darker Still (Magic Most Foul #1) by Leanna Renee Hieber (Kindle) – Came across this while it was on sale this week on Amazon!

2. Wander Dust (The Seraphina Parrish Trilogy #1) by Michelle Warren (Kindle) – Another one that was on sale this week on Amazon!

3. The Girl of Fire and Thorns (Fire and Thorns #1) by Rae Carson – Scored this one at the used book store!

4. Lover Reborn (Black Dagger Brotherhood #10) by J.R. Ward – I have been wanting this one since I knew it was coming out. I really hope it lives up to my expectations…


What I received for review:

The Guardian's Wildchild

The Guardian’s Wildchild by Feather Stone

Sounds like an interesting read!


On Loan (from

Chasing Paradise (Alpine Woods Shifters, #2)

Chasing Paradise (Alpine Woods Shifters #2) by Sondrae Bennett

Thanks so much Samantha!



Divergent (Divergent, #1)   City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments, #5)

Third Grave Dead Ahead (Charley Davidson #3)   Crystal Gardens   Darker After Midnight (Midnight Breed, #10)

1. Divergent (Divergent #1) by Veronica Roth

2. City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments #5) by Cassandra Clare

3. Third Grave Dead Ahead (Charley Davidson #3) by Darynda Jones

4. Crystal Gardens (Ladies of Lantern Street Series #1) by Amanda Quick

5. Darker After Midnight (Midnight Breed #10) by Lara Adrian

I have the most awesome Hubby! He picked out one of these and gave me a gift card for the rest. He and the kids gave me the most wonderful Mother’s Day! Love you guys!!



The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond

The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond

The mp3 album was on sale for $3.99 at Amazon so I had to get a copy! Winking smile


What an I reading:

Chase Me (Underbelly Chronicles #2)

Chase Me (Underbelly Chronicles) by Tamara Hogan

The book started out difficult but it is growing on me. I will let you know what I think of it early June.


What is going on this week:

1. I have a It’s the Love in Bloom Giveaway! Check it out and enter to win a Jane Austen themed book!

2. Friday I will be hosting a new giveaway, my last one for the month of May!



Last week I made it my goal to finish 5 books. I did just that!

1. Fang Me (Demon Underground #3)by Parker Blue

2. A Blood Seduction (Vamp City #1) by Pamela Palmer

3. City of Lost Souls (The Mortal Instruments #5)by Cassandra Clare

4. Chasing Paradise (Alpine Woods Shifters #2) by Sondrae Bennett

5. Shifter Made (Shifters Unbound .5)by Jennifer Ashley

This week I will have the same goal. So far this year I have read 122 books ( 31,420 pages) towards my goal of 325 books.

So what did you receive or read this week? Leave me a link so I can drop by and check it out!

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  1. kimba88 says:

    I want to read Wunderlust, and The Guardian’s Wild Child. Every book you were gifted were awesome..cannot wait to see what you think. I think it’s awesome you achieved your goal of reading five books..i look forward to all of the reviews. Awesome week my dear, you can see my news on The Sunday Post

  2. Melissa @ Harley Bear Book Blog says:

    I need to read City of Lost Souls. It seems like everyone has that series on their blogs so it must be good. And yay for Divergent! I just got the second book in the mail this week and I was so excited. Haven’t heard of any of the other books you got, but they look good. Wander Dust sounds interesting. Enjoy your books!
    My Sunday Post

  3. Ajoop says:

    I’ve heard so much about Wander Dust and a lot of people have been raving about Darynda Jones’ series!! And yay for Divergent! Awesome haul 😀 Happy reading <33

  4. Melissa says:

    I’m still kicking myself that I didnt get a signed copy of Darker Still when I met her at the Brooklyn Book Festival last year! Enjoy!

  5. Julie @ Manga Maniac Cafe says:

    Wow! Not only did you get some great looking books, you are tearing through them with amazing speed. I envy your accomplishment of already knocking over 100 books from your TBR. Wow! I hope you are enjoying them 🙂

  6. Ashley says:

    Great books this week! I keep seeing The Girl of Fire and Thorns everywhere, but I can’t decide if it really sounds like a book I’d enjoy. I’d love to know what you think after you finish it. As for Lover Reborn – awesome! But I’ll admit, I’m so far behind on that series. I’ve only read the first book. I loved it, but just never picked up the others. I’ll have to get on that! You also got some great gift books! I’m sure you’ll really enjoy them all 🙂

    Thanks for stopping by my post!

  7. Maria says:

    Oh you got Black Dagger Brotherhood book! 🙂 I remember i made the pre order of it 3 months before the actually release! Oups talking about love for the series!

    Great IMM and thanks for dropping by at mine too 🙂

  8. Joy Chuah says:

    OMG! You have such an awesome IMM this week. I’m so jealous. There are so many titles there that I want. I have Lover Reborn too and have been wanting it since it came out but only got it like a month after the release date. Haven’t read it yet though. Haha.
    Have a happy reading week.
    My IMM

  9. Carina Olsen says:

    Ohhh, so much awesome :D:D Divergent is the best. <3 and City of Lost Souls is so good 😀 I need to read The Girl of Fire and Thorns soon; since I have it ;p Hope you enjoy everything 😀
    Thank you for commenting on my mailbox. <3
    Love, Carina @ Carina’s Books

  10. Sel says:


    I love all of the books your received 😀

    Darker still looks beautiful and not to mention, you still have City of Lost Souls in your haul. Well, now you have to get onto reading and reviewing, can’t wait!

  11. Mimi Valentine says:

    Awww, your hubby and your kids are so sweet — they know that a book blogger’s best present is a stack of books! 😉 (Trust me, my parents are the same way LOL!) City of Lost Souls is made of epicness, and Divergent was one of my favourite reads of last year just like Insurgent is one of my faves of this year — which makes sense, right?

    Awesome showcase this week, Dani! I hope you enjoy them all! <3

  12. Rachel @ Booktastic Reviews says:

    Awesome haul! I hope you enjoy Divergent – it is one of my favourite books! 😀

  13. Megan Blackwell says:

    Thanks for visiting my post! You need to read Divergent like right now, it was such an amazing book! Other than Divergent, you got a lot of great books. I’m seeing The Mortal Instruments series like everywhere, I need to start reading it really soon! Hope you enjoy everything and happy reading! 🙂

  14. Becki @ TheFlutterbyRoom says:

    Brilliant haul! It looks like you’ve got some great books. The cover of WANDER LUST looks sooooo pretty! Looks like you had a great Mother’s Day gift. Hope you enjoy reading them all. Thanks for stopping by my blog, and sorry for the late commenting on yours.

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