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100 POSTS

100 POSTS
Posted June 7, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Dazzled by Books has officially reached 100 posts. I want to say thank you to my guest bloggers for the hard work that they put into this book blog. I want to say thank you to all of my readers. I love having you and the feedback you provide. Book blogging has definitely been an adventure with it’s ups and downs. Thank you to all of the authors that provide me your books and your support. Thank you to the publishers. I am glad that I have had the chance to get to know many of you and Dazzled by […]


Theatrical Thursday: 6/5/13

Theatrical Thursday: 6/5/13
Posted June 6, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

  These weekly pieces of Dramatic Reading are hosted by Dazzled by books – Hunter DeMuth. You can join along but the rules are: 1. You must choose a random book 2. You must choose a random page and read at least 1 paragraph 3. Even though it will be easy to figure out what book is being read…..do not list any details yourself. 4. Look ahead and be careful that there isn’t any weirdness or spoilers in your weekly reading….We don’t want this getting uncomfortable. About love2dazzle Ali Kiki is a reader, writer, reviewer, blogger, and photographer in Portland, […]


Book Review: Oppression by Jessica Therrien

Book Review: Oppression by Jessica Therrien
Posted June 6, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Elyse knows what it means to keep a secret. She’s been keeping secrets her whole life. Two, actually. First, that she ages five times slower than average people, so that while she looks eighteen years old, she’s well over eighty. Second, that her blood has a mysterious power to heal. For Elyse, these things don’t make her special. They make life dangerous. After the death of her parents, she’s been careful to keep her secret as closely guarded as possible. Now, only one other person in the world knows about her age and ability. Or so she thinks. Elyse is […]


Cover Reveal: By Referral Only by Lyla Payne

Cover Reveal: By Referral Only by Lyla Payne
Posted June 5, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

After being unceremoniously dumped freshman year because of her family’s “new money” status, Ruby Cotton has taken care not to put her heart on the line. No matter how enticing Emilie and Quinn make it look, relationships are scary and hard—while a string of flings is easy and fun. That’s what Ruby wants. Easy and fun. The only problem is, when it comes to satisfaction in the sack, most of the boys at Whitman are nothing but pretty window dressing and false advertising.Ruby takes it upon herself to make campus life more fulfilling, creating a referral database that allows female […]


Book Review: Missing in Machu Picchu by Cecilia Velastegui

Book Review: Missing in Machu Picchu by Cecilia Velastegui
Posted June 5, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Machu Picchu shrouds many secrets, visible only to those who enter with a pure heart. Only then can one ask the ancient oracles: Will hearts crushed by deception ever heal? And can a heinous sacrifice be stopped in time? Missing in Machu PiccuBy: Cecilia VelasteguiPublisher: Libros PublishingRelease Date: June 4, 2013Reviewed: e-ARC “Missing in Machu Picchu” by Cecilia Velastegui is not the type of book that I normally read. This stand alone book started off in a culture that I am not very familiar with but was able to immediately catch my attention and keep me reading with the large […]


Shout Out: Shattered Souls by Karice Bolton

Shout Out: Shattered Souls by Karice Bolton
Posted June 4, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

A battle is brewing among the covens…As Triss prepares to defeat the Praedivinus, a new order rises, and this one is far more deadly. Navigating her way through mystic realms, and unknown portals it is up to Triss to recognize real from imagined and stop the two from colliding. Links: Amazon: The Amazon link is not quite live. Please grab the link from Amazon when you create your post. Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17935831-shattered-souls?ac=1 Giveaway a Rafflecopter giveaway About love2dazzle Ali Kiki is a reader, writer, reviewer, blogger, and photographer in Portland, OR. An avid reader since childhood, you can usually find her […]


Teaser: Dragonfly by Leigh T Moore

Teaser: Dragonfly by Leigh T Moore
Posted June 3, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

About love2dazzle Ali Kiki is a reader, writer, reviewer, blogger, and photographer in Portland, OR. An avid reader since childhood, you can usually find her devouring a book or stalking the bookstagram hashtag in her lovely apartment surrounded by books. Ali has been blogging since 2006 and she created Dazzled by Books in 2012. Her most recent adventure is making bookish candles for Stub Tail Candle Co., which are sold on Etsy.


My Schedule

My Schedule
Posted April 29, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

I just wanted everyone to know that I am a little busy the next two weeks. I am still reading and reviewing but the only posts going up during these two weeks are book tours and cover reals that I have signed up for. I will start posting my normal reviews and posts as soon as school slows down a bit so that I may catch up. I just want to say thank you to all of my readers for reading and supporting me. – Ali Kiki About love2dazzle Ali Kiki is a reader, writer, reviewer, blogger, and photographer in […]


Suddenly Royal Release Day Launch: Giveaways and Review

Suddenly Royal Release Day Launch: Giveaways and Review
Posted April 23, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Suddenly Royal by Nichole Chase Samantha Rousseau is used to getting her hands dirty. Working toward a master’s degree in wildlife biology while helping take care of her sick father, she has no time for celebrity gossip, designer clothes, or lazy vacations. So when a duchess from the small country of Lilaria invites her to dinner, Samantha assumes it’s to discuss a donation for the program. The truth will change the course of her life in ways she never dreamed. Alex D’Lynsal is trying to keep his name clean. As crown prince of Lilaria, he’s had his share of scandalous […]


Book Review: Once by Anna Carey

Book Review: Once by Anna Carey
Posted April 19, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

When you’re being hunted, who can you trust? For the first time since she escaped from her school many months ago, Eve can sleep soundly. She’s living in Califia, a haven for women, protected from the terrifying fate that awaits orphaned girls in The New America. But her safety came at a price: She was forced to abandon Caleb, the boy she loves, wounded and alone at the city gates. When Eve gets word that Caleb is in trouble, she sets out into the wild again to rescue him, only to be captured and brought to the City of Sand, […]