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EARLY BLOGOVERSARY POST

Hey Guys. I know my Blogoversary is tomorrow but tomorrow i fly out to america so i thought i would do my Blogoversary post today, so...


HAPPY BLOGOVERSARY EXCELLENT READS!
I have come such a long way with Excellent Reads. In one year I have, had a author interview, hosted a giveaway, gained followers, started to get ARC's and had whole lot themes! :) I mainly just want to say a huge thanks to all you guys out there for following me and supporting me the whole way and for helping me to get to where i am now!

FANMADE CLOCKWORK ANGEL COVER

Okay, so this is my second fanmade cover as if it were a movie poster. I recently finished this book and it was amazing so i had to do a cover!




Good? Bad? Please leave your opinions and if you would like to request a cover please just email me (email on the contact page) or comment below!

STARCROSSED GIVEAWAY NOW CLOSED

Hiya guys, the Starcrossed Giveaway is now closed! Thw winners were randomly picked using RANDOM.ORG and they have been notified. I'm sorry to say that if you didn't receive an email you have not won but if the winners to send their addresses within a week another winner will be picked to take their place. Anyway, thank you to all of you who entered but better luck next time.

Passion - Lauren Kate - Review

Book: Passion Author: Lauren Kate publisher: Doubleday ISBN: 9780385618083 Rating: A+
This is the third book in the incredible "Fallen" series. Before Luce and Daniel met at Sword & Cross, before they fought the Immortals, they had already lived many lives. And so Luce, desperate to unlock the curse that condemns their love, must revisit her past incarnations in order to understand her fate. Each century, each life, holds a different clue. But Daniel is chasing her throughout the centuries before she has a chance to rewrite history. How many deaths can one true love endure? And can Luce and Daniel unlock their past in order to change their future?
Lauren Kate is one fantastic author. Is it just me or do her books just get better and better as she writes them. So what I’m trying to say is that this book swept me of my feet. I suppose it could be called a sprequel. It’s a mix between a Prequel and a Sequel, and it picks up exactly where torment left off, although I personally th…

Starcrossed Giveaway!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED Okay so I'm doing a Giveaway of Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini! There's 3 Copies up for grabs, so don't miss out. All you have to do is fill out the form below! If you are one of the chosen 3 you will be emailed and and you address will be requested to give to the publishers. Once the publishers have your address you sit back and wait for this awesome novel to pop through your post! You only need to enter once and it is open worlwide. ENDS FRIDAY THE 10th JUNE

Interview - Josephine Angelini

Okay, so I had my first ever Interview with Josephine Angelini and as any of you who have read Starcrossed know, she is AMAZING! Anyway, Just though I share the Interview with you.








1 - Where did you inspiration come from?


It was actually a very lucky accident. I saw a copy of Romeo and Juliet sitting next to The
Iliad on my bookshelf, and it hit me. What if I took Homer’s amazing characters and set it up so that if two teenagers fell in love they would start a war? Then I took the opening line of Romeo and Juliet, which begins: “Two Households…”


And I started writing




2 - How much research did you do?


I didn’t have to do too much, actually. I studied Classical Theatre in college, so I was already familiar with the material. When I sat down to start outlining the plot for Starcrossed, I realized that I only had to look up a few facts here and there, but mostly just to double check. I was surprised—I must have been paying better attention in class than I thought!




3 - If you could be a demigod, …