December 2013 New Releases

Sunday, December 1, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.

Not very many books this month.

3 December

BOOKS:
Billionaire Blend - Cleo Coyle (Coffeehouse Mystery #13)
Deadly - Sara Shepard (Pretty Little Liars #14)
Home for the Haunting - Juliet Blackwell (Haunted Home Renovation #4)
The Accidental Werewolf 2: Something About Harry - Dakota Cassidy (Accidental Friends #8)

MOVIES:
The Wolverine 
Mortal Instruments: City of Bones 
The Smurfs 2

10 December

BOOKS:
Snakeroot - Andrea Cremer (Nightshade Legacy #1)
Innocence - Dean Koontz

MOVIES:
Despicable Me 2
Fast & Furious 6 

17 December

BOOKS:
Reaver - Larissa Ione (Lords of Deliverance #5)
Shadowdance - Kristen Callihan (Darkest London #4)

MOVIES:
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters 
The Lone Ranger
Prisoners
The Family
Kick Ass 2
Justified: Season 4
Burn Notice: Season 7
Family Guy: Volume 12
Shameless: Season 3

24 December

MOVIES:
Insidious 2

31 December

BOOKS:
Big Sky Secrets - Linda Lael Miller (Parable, Montana #6)
Born in Blood - Alexandra Ivy (Sentinels #1)
How to Run with a Naked Werewolf - Molly Harper (Naked Werewolf #3)
The Spider - Jennifer Estep (Elemental Assassin #10)
The Sharpest Blade - Sandy Williams (Shadow Reader #3)


2014 Reading Challenges

Sunday, November 24, 2013
NOTE: These challenges are not hosted by me. If you see a challenge you would like to join, click on the image for that challenge and the link will take you to the sign up or information page. All run January 2014 through December 2014 unless otherwise stated.

The following links will jump you directly in the post to the listed challenge:

Outdo Yourself Challenge
Lucky No. 14 Challenge
Protagonist Challenge
Monthly Motif Challenge
Monthly Keyword Challenge
2014 TBR Pile Challenge
Full House Challenge
Eclectic Reader Challenge
Dystopia Challenge
Rewind Challenge
Jumble Your Genres Challenge
What's In A Name? Challenge
Gentle Spectrum Challenge
Seriously Series Challenge
Nalini Singh Read-A-Long
Alphabet Soup Challenge
Outside the Box Challenge
Fifty/Fifty Challenge
Push Your Boundaries Challenge
Book Bingo Challenge
State by State Challenge




http://www.thebookvixen.com/2013/09/2014-outdo-yourself-reading-challenge.html


Breaking a sweat - 11 to 15 books more than last year

Goal: 25 books

1) Black Heart by Christina Henry
2) Shelter Me by Catherine Mann
3) Parasite by Mira Grant
4) The Devil in Denim by Melanie Scott
5) One Plus One by Jojo Moyes
6) Moonlight Raider by Amanda Scott
7) Undiet by Meghan Telpner
8) Insurgent by Veronica Roth
9) Allegiant by Veronica Roth
10) The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost
11) The Laird by Grace Burrowes
12) Chill Factor by Rachel Caine
13) Windfall by Rachel Caine
14) Firestorm by Rachel Caine
15) 10% Happier by Dan Harris
16) The Fever by Megan Abbott
17) Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
18) The Wicked Girls by Alex Marwood
19) The Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks
20) Contents May Have Shifted by Pam Houston
21) Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
22) The Heart of Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh
23) The Captive by Grace Burrowes
24) The Traitor by Grace Burrowes
25) Lock In by John Scalzi




http://perpuskecil.wordpress.com/2013/11/12/lucky-no-14-reading-challenge/

Potential Book List:


1) Visit the country - Much Ado About Marriage by Karen Hawkins
2) Cover lust - The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf
3) Blame it on the bloggers - Delirium by Lauren Oliver
4) Bargain all the way - A Heartbeat Away by Michael Palmer
5) (Not so) fresh from the oven - The Eternity Cure by Julie Kagawa
6) First letter's rule - The Compound by S. A. Bodeen
7) Once upon a time - It by Stephen King
8) Chunky brick - Swan Song by Robert McCammon
9) Favorite author - The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
10) It's been there forever - Contagious by Scott Sigler
11) Movies vs books - City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
12) Freebies time - Spellcaster by Claudia Gray
13) Not my cup of tea - A Beautiful Blue Death by Charles Finch
14) Walking down the memory lane - Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

My Finished Book List:

1) Visit the country - The Laird by Grace Burrowes
2) Cover lust - The Devil in Denim by Melanie Scott
3) Blame it on the bloggers - Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
4) Bargain all the way - The Coincidence of Callie & Kayden by Jessica Sorensen
5) (Not so) fresh from the oven - He's Gone by Deb Caletti
6) First letter's rule - Chill Factor by Rachel Caine
7) Once upon a time - The Shining by Stephen King
8)
9) Favorite author - Paper Towns by John Green
10) It's been there forever - Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
11)
12) Freebies time - Moonlight Raider by Amanda Scott
13) Not my cup of tea - Contents May Have Shifted by Pam Houston
14) 





http://novelchallenges.blogspot.com/2013/11/2014-meet-protagonist-reading-challenge.html

Potential Book List:


1) A woman who is a mother
2) A real life person written into a fictional story
3) A person who changes form
A Werewolf in Manhattan - Vicki Lewis Thompson
4) A person who is from a different country from the one you currently live in
Much Ado About Marriage - Karen Hawkins
5) A person who lived before WWI
6) A person who lives by a body of water
7) A person younger than 18
8) A character that is in a book series
Delirium - Lauren Oliver

My Finished Book List:

1) Firestorm by Rachel Caine
2)
3)
4) The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
5)
6) Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
7) Paper Towns by John Green
8) Insurgent by Veronica Roth




http://bookmark2blog.blogspot.com/2013/11/2014-monthly-motif-reading-challenge.html

Potential Book List:


January - Saving Grace by Ciara Geraghty
February - Insurgent by Veronica Roth
March - Lament by Maggie Stiefvater
April - short stories/anthology
May - mystery/murder
June - journey/quest/trip
July - assassin/rebel
August - future/another planet/dystopian
September - book to movie
October - witch book
November - published or set pre-2000
December - series finish/read next book

My Finished Book List:

January - Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
February - Insurgent by Veronica Roth
March -
April -
May - The Fever by Megan Abbott
June - Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
July - One Plus One by Jojo Moyes
August - The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost
September - Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks
October -
November - The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh
December - The Laird by Grace Burrowes

*Some before September were not read in the correct month*




http://bookmark2blog.blogspot.com/2013/11/2014-monthly-key-word-reading-challenge.html

Potential Book List:

January - Black Heart by Christina Henry
February - Her, Life, Night, Red, Dark, Island
March - Forever, Inside, Storm, Sky, Flower, Stay 
April - Star, Light, Never, Princess, Break, Clear
May - Dawn, Death, End, Lost, Beautiful
June - Color, Beyond, Day, Place, Grave, Road
July - Beautiful, Ship, Prince, Whisper, Sun
August - Forgotten, Down, True, Run, Danger, Me
September - Number, Take, Shadow, Ice, Who, After
October - Ocean, Blood, Still, Out, The, Fate
November - Into, Sound, Blue, House, My, Last
December - Kiss, Fire, Ruin, White, Promise, Infinity

My Finished Book List:

January -  Black Heart by Christina Henry
February - 
March - Firestorm by Rachel Caine
April - Moonlight Raider by Amanda Scott
May - The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost
June - First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
July - Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost
August - The Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks
September - 
October - This Star Won't Go Out by Esther Earl
November - 
December -  

*Some before September were not read in the correct month*




           

First Kiss - 21 to 30 books

1) Heat Stroke by Rachel Caine
2) Let's Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson
3) Lover Eternal by J R Ward
4) Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
5) He's Gone by Deb Caletti
6) Lover Awakened by J R Ward
7) Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh
8) The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
9) First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
10) The Coincidence of Callie & Kayden by Jessica Sorensen
11) Paper Towns by John Green

...




http://bookdate.blogspot.co.nz/2013/11/full-house-reading-challenge-2014.html

My Finished List:

1) From the local library - Parasite by Mira Black
2) Best read so far in 2014 - First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
3) From your wish list - Paper Towns by John Green
4) Set in different country from you - The Captive by Grace Burrowes
5) Published in 2014 - The Traitor by Grace Burrowes
6) Theme/issue you think is important -UnDiet by Meghan Telpner
7) Setting you'd like to visit - The Laird by Grace Burrowes
8) Suspense or crime - The Fever by Megan Abbott
9) Contemporary - Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
10) More than 400 pages -
11) Reread -
12) Review persuaded you to read it - Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
13) Free choice - This Star Won't Go Out by Esther Earl
14) Published before 2013 - Let's Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson
15) Book with animal in it - Shelter Me by Catherine Mann
16) Won or borrowed - Moonlight Raider by Amanda Scott
17) Historical fiction -
18) Less than 200 pages -
19) Nonfiction - The Heart of Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh
20) Author new to you - Contents May Have Shifted by Pam Houston
21) Book from a series - Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
22) Free or bought very cheaply - The Coincidence of Callie & Kayden by Jessica Sorensen
23) Published in 2013 - He's Gone by Deb Caletti
24) Paranormal or scifi or dystopian - Lock In by John Scalzi
25) You love the cover - The Devil in Denim by Melanie Scott





http://bookdout.wordpress.com/challenges/eclectic-reader-challenge-2014/

My Book List:

1) award winning - Insurgent by Veronica Roth
2) true crime -
3) romantic comedy - The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
4) alternate history -
5) graphic novel -
6) cozy mystery -
7) gothic fiction -
8) war/military fiction -
9) anthology -
10) medical thriller - Parasite by Mira Grant
11) travel (nonfiction) -
12) published in 2014 - The Fever by Megan Abbott




http://coffeebeanbookshelf.com/challenges/2014-rewind-challenge-signup/

Current goal - 12 books

1) Lover Eternal by J R Ward
2) First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
3) Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
4) Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh
5)
6)
7)
8)
9)
10)
11)
12)




http://www.lovinloslibros.blogspot.com/2013/12/jumble-your-genres-reading-challenge.html

Finished Book List:

January - Young Adult - Insurgent by Veronica Roth
February - Contemporary - Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
March - Urban Fantasy - First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
April - Middle Grade -
May - Dystopian -
June - High Fantasy -
July - Adult - The Wicked Girls by Alex Marwood
August - Paranormal - Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
September - Romance - The Captive by Grace Burrowes
October - Sci-Fi - Lock In by John Scalzi
November - Historical Fiction -
December - New Adult - The Coincidence of Callie & Kayden by Jessica Sorensen

*Some before September were not read in the correct month*




http://wormhole.carnelianvalley.com/whats-in-a-name-2014-sign-up-post/

Potential Book List:

1) reference to time:
2) position of royalty:
3) number written in letters:
4) forename or names:
5) type of element or weather:

Finished Book List:

1)
2)
3)
4)
5) Firestorm by Rachel Caine




http://cmriedel.wordpress.com/gentle-spectrums-2014/
**Runs February 2014 through February 2015**

Theme A Book List (colors):

1) Black Heart by Christina Henry
2)
3)
4)
5)
6)
7)
8)
9)
10)

Theme B Book List (subjects):

1) plants (grass, trees, etc) -
2) structures (building, room, etc) -
3) nations (culture, location, famous spots) -
4) stones (gems, ruins, geological formations) -
5) families (names, types of relatives) -
6) quintupled (titles of 5+ words) -
7) cheesy (lame puns) -
8) enchanting (mystical, eerie) -
9) weather (anything regarding weather or seasons) - Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
10) cheerful (positive message, pleasant image) - Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks




http://paranormalbookreviews-kelly.blogspot.com/2013/11/2014-reading-challenge-seriously-series.html

Series Started Before 2014: 

Semi-Serious (1 to 6 series)

1) Black Wings by Christina Henry - Black Heart
2) Divergent by Veronica Roth - Insurgent, Allegiant

Series Started In 2014: 

Semi-Serious (1 to 6 series)

1) Parasitology by Mira Grant - Parasite
2) Weather Warden by Rachel Caine - Ill Wind, Heat Stroke, Chill Factor, Windfall, Firestorm
3) Black Dagger Brotherhood by J R Ward - Lover Eternal, Lover Awakened
4) Captive Hearts by Grace Burrowes - The Captive, The Traitor, The Laird
5) Psy-Changeling by Nalini Singh - Slave to Sensation
6) Charley Davidson by Darynda Jones - First Grave on the Right 
7) Border Nights by Amanda Scott - Moonlight Raider
8) New York Saints by Melanie Scott - The Devil in Denim
9) Second Chance Rescue by Catherine Mann - Shelter Me



http://www.herdingcats-burningsoup.com/2013/12/2014-nalini-singh-read-long-sign-up-here.html



Read-A-Long Schedule

Book 1: Slave to Sensation - start date: 12/15/13 (chat 1/11/14) - FINISHED
Book 2: Visions of Heat - start date: 1/15/14 (chat 2/8/14)
Book 3: Caressed by Ice - February 2014
Book 4: Mine to Possess - March 2014
Book 5: Hostage to Pleasure - April 2014
Book 6: Branded by Fire - May 2014
Book 7: Blaze of Memory - June 2014
Book 8: Bonds of Justice - July 2014
Book 9: Play of Passion - August 2014
Book 10: Kiss of Snow - September 2014
Book 11: Tangle of Need - October 2014
Book 12: Heart of Obsidian - November 2014
Book 13: Shield of Winter - December 2014



http://www.escapewithdollycas.com/challenges-2/2014-alphabet-soup-reading-challenge/




 My Finished List:

A) Allegiant by Veronica Roth
B) Black Heart by Christina Henry
C) Chill Factor by Rachel Caine
D) The Devil in Denim by Melanie Scott
E) Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
F) First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
G)
H) Heat Stroke by Rachel Caine
I) Insurgent by Veronica Roth
J)
K)
L) Lover Eternal by J R Ward
M) Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
N)
O) One Plus One by Jojo Moyes
P) Parasite by Mira Grant
Q)
R) The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
S) Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh
T) The Traitor by Grace Burrowes
U) UnDiet by Meghan Telpner
V)
W) Windfall by Rachel Caine
X)
Y)
Z)




http://booklovermusings.blogspot.com/2013/12/2014-challenge.html


Possible Book List:

Classics are the new black - classic novel
It's a serial thing - first in a series
Lost in translation - first written in another language
It's about time - book on shelf for 2 years +
By the numbers - # in the title
Weird science - book featuring form of science
I just love a good duet - book by more than one author
New guy in town - debut book
Almost human - from perspective of something non-human
Chunkster-time - longer than 500 pages
Random rescue - random book from used bookstore
Under-aged writer - author under 21
Time for exercise - book set around sport (fiction/nonfiction)
Make-believe - your own category

It's not so bad out here! (5 to 7 categories)

1)Weird Science: Parasite by Mira Grant
2) It's a serial thing: First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
3) New guy in town: 10% Happier by Dan Harris
4) Almost human: Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh
5) Make-believe (philosophy): The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh



http://www.fiftyfifty.me/introduction/

My Book List:

1) Black Heart by Christina Henry
2) First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
3) Parasite by Mira Grant
4) Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh
5) Lover Eternal by J R Ward
6) Lover Awakened by J R Ward
7) Undiet by Meghan Telpner
8) Insurgent by Veronica Roth
9) Allegiant by Veronica Roth
10) Ill Wind by Rachel Caine
11) Heat Stroke by Rachel Caine
12) Chill Factor by Rachel Caine
13) Windfall by Rachel Caine
14) Firestorm by Rachel Caine
15) 10% Happier by Dan Harris
16) The Fever by Megan Abbott
17) Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
18) The Wicked Girls by Alex Marwood
19) The Best of Me by Nicholas Sparks
20) Contents May Have Shifted by Pam Houston
21) Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
22) The Heart of Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh
23) The Captive by Grace Burrowes
24) The Traitor by Grace Burrowes
25)

My Movie List:

*Only watched this year for the first time - in no particular order*
1) The Shooter
2) American Psycho
3) The Fault in Our Stars
4) Reign Over Me
5) Grosse Pointe Blank
6) Forces of Nature
7) Killing Season
8) Jack Reacher
9) Take Me Home
10) Ice Castles
11) Safe Haven
12) Under the Tuscan Sun
13) Riding in Cars With Boys
14) Paranoia
15) Thanks For Sharing
16) Goodbye World
17) After The Dark
18) The Big Wedding
19) The Returned
20) Europa Report
21) Timeline
22) Equilibrium
23) Mansfield Park
24) Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas
25) The Ledge
26) The Frozen Ground
27) Now is Good
28) Spectacular Now
29) How I Live Now
30) Lawless
31) Divergent
32) Oculus
33) Frozen
34) Monuments Men
35) American Hustle
36) The Croods
37) The Other Woman
38) Silver Linings Playbook
39) The Call
40) The Gladiator
41) Lego Movie
42) Non-Stop
43) That Awkward Moment
44) About Time
45) Gravity
46) Ender's Game
47) Pacific Rim
48) The Hobbit 1
49) The Hobbit 2
50) 12 Years a Slave
51) Iron Man 3
52)
...




http://readinginwinter.com/2013/12/16/challenge-anne-kristilyns-2014-book-bingo-reading-challenge/





My Finished List:

1) Series Five Books: Ill Wind by Rachel Caine; Heat Stroke by Rachel Caine; Chill Factor by Rachel Caine; Windfall by Rachel Caine; Firestorm by Rachel Caine
2) Series One Book: Parasite by Mira Grant
3) Series Three Books: The Captive by Grace Burrowes; The Traitor by Grace Burrowes; The Laird by Grace Burrowes
4) Series Two Books: Insurgent by Veronica Roth; Allegiant by Veronica Roth
5) Contemporary: Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
6) Non-Fiction: The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh
7) Mystery: The Fever by Megan Abbott
8) TBR Pile One Book: First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
9) New Release One Book: The Devil in Denim by Melanie Scott
10) New Release Two Books: The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost; Moonlight Raider by Amanda Scott
11) Free Square: Contents May Have Shifted by Pam Houston
12) Free Square: Lock In by John Scalzi
13) TBR Pile Two Books: Paper Towns by John Green; Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

November 2013 New Releases

Monday, November 4, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.


5 November

BOOKS:
A Potion to Die For - Heather Blake (Magic Potion Mystery #1)
The Will of the Dead - George Mann (Sherlock Holmes #1)
Champion - Marie Lu (Legend #3)
All Fudged Up - Nancy CoCo (Candy-Coated Mystery #1)
Charms and Chocolate Chips - Bailey Cates (Magical Bakery Mystery #3)
Hell Bent - Devon Monk (Broken Magic #1)
Cold Spell - Jackson Pearce (Fairytale Retellings #4)
Daylighters - Rachel Caine (Morganville Vampires #15)
The Trap - Andrew Fukuda (The Hunt #3)
Contagion - Tim Lebbon (Toxic City #3)
To Dance With the Devil - Cat Adams (Blood Singer #6)
Taming a Wild Scot - Rowan Keats (Claimed by the Highlander #1)
Curtsies & Conspiracies - Gail Carriger (Finishing School #2)
Wild Darkness - Lauren Dane (Bound by Magick #4)
Darkness Splintered - Keri Arthur (Dark Angels #6)
Iron Winter - Stephen Baxter (Northland #3)
Jagged - Kristen Ashley (Colorado Mountain #5)
The Boleyn Deceit - Laura Anderson (Boleyn Trilogy #2)

MOVIES:
Twilight Forever
The Hobbit: Unexpected Journey
White House Down
Grown Ups 2
Saving Santa
The Hunters
Rise of the Guardians
Mad Men: Season 6
Under the Dome: Season 1

12 November

BOOKS:
Afterglow - Karsten Knight (Wildefire #3)
White Fire - Douglas Preston (Pendergast #13)
An Old Betrayal - Charles Finch (Charles Lenox #7) 
Long Live the Queen - Kate Locke (Immortal Empire #3)
Dust - Patricia Cornwell (Kay Scarpetta #21)
Splendor - Elana K Arnold (Sacred #2)

MOVIES:
Turbo 
Man of Steel
Dexter: Final Season

19 November

BOOKS:
Horizon - Alyson Noel (Soul Seekers #4)
Takedown Twenty - Janet Evanovich (Stephanie Plum #20)

MOVIES:
Planes 
We're the Millers
Paranoia
2 Guns

26 November

BOOKS:
Crash Into You - Katie McGarry (Pushing the Limits #3) 
Angel Fever - L A Weatherly (Angel #3)
Pawn - Aimee Carter (Blackcoat Rebellion #1)
Last to Rise - Francis Knight (Rojan Dizon #3)
No Good Duke Goes Unpunished - Sarah MacLean (Rules of Scoundrels #3)
The Devil Wears Kilts - Suzanne Enoch (Scandalous Highlanders #1)

MOVIES:
RED 2 
Breaking Bad: Final Season
Getaway



October 2013 New Releases

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.



1 October

BOOKS:
Unbreakable - Kami Garcia (Legion #1)
The Wicked Deeds of Daniel Mackenzie - Jennifer Ashley (Highland Pleasures #6)
The Retribution of Mara Dyer - Michelle Hodkin (Mara Dyer #3)
Stir Me Up - Sabrina Elkins
Billionaire Blend - Cleo Coyle (Coffeehouse Mystery #13)
Shadowlark - Meagan Spooner (Skylark #2)
Tempt the Stars - Karen Chance (Cassandra Palmer #6)
How to Love - Katie Cotugno 
In the Heart of the Highlander - Maggie Robinson (Ladies Unlaced #2)
Possession - J R Ward (Fallen Angels #5)
Silencing Eve - Iris Johansen (Eve Duncan #15)
Darkness Rises - Dianne Duvall (Immortal Guardians #4)
Blackout - Robison Wells (Blackout #1)
Finding Home - Lauren K McKellar
Wild Cards - Simone Elkeles (Wild Cards #1)
Perfect Ruin - Lauren DeStefano (Internment Chronicles #1)
Midnight's Temptation - Donna Grant (Dark Warriors #7)
Zom-B Baby - Darren Shan (Zom-B #5)
The Beautiful and the Damned - Jessica Verday
Allure - Lea Nolan (Hoodoo Apprentice #2)
Rhythm and Bluegrass - Molly Harper (Bluegrass #2)
Hereafter - Kate Brian (Shadowlands #2)

MOVIES:
The Little Mermaid
The Croods
This Is The End
Frozen Ground
Wizard of Oz: 75th Anniversary Edition
Downton Abbey: Seasons 1-3
New Girl: Season 2
How I Met Your Mother: Season 8
Glee: Season 4

8 October

BOOKS:
Death, and the Girl He Loves - Darynda Jones (Darklight #3)
Resist - Sarah Crossan (Breathe #2)
Desert Tales - Melissa Marr (Wicked Lovely #6)
Doomed - Chuck Palahniuk (Damned #2)

MOVIES:
After Earth
Hangover 3
American Horror Story: Asylum
Bones: Season 8 
The Middle: Season 3 
White Collar: Season 4

10 October

BOOKS:
Just One Year - Gayle Forman (Just One Day #2)

15 October

BOOKS:
Across a Star-Swept Sea - Diana Peterfreund (For Darkness Shows the Stars #2)
The Wolves of Midwinter - Anne Rice (Wolf Gift Chronicles #2)
Revealed - P C Cast & Kristin Cast (House of Night #11)

MOVIES:
The Heat 
The Conjuring
Vikings: Season 1

22 October

BOOKS:
Teardrop - Lauren Kate (Teardrop #1)
Allegiant - Veronica Roth (Divergent #3)
Black and Blue - Gena Showalter (Otherworld Assassin #2)
The Iron Traitor - Julie Kagawa (Iron Fey: Call of the Forgotten #2)

MOVIES:
Pacific Rim 

29 October

BOOKS:
Horde - Ann Aguirre (Razorland #3)
Playing Dirty - Jennifer Echols (Stargazer #2)
After Dead - Charlaine Harris (Sookie Stackhouse #13.5)
Hellhound - Nancy Holzner (Deadtown #5)
Archangel's Legion - Nalini Singh (Guild Hunter #6)
Black Heart - Christina Henry (Black Wings #6)
Parasite - Mira Grant (Parasitology #1)
Midnight's Promise - Donna Grant (Dark Warriors #8)

MOVIES:
Monsters University 
R.I.P.D.

September 2013 New Releases

Sunday, September 1, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.


3 September

BOOKS:
Never Go Back - Lee Child (Jack Reacher #18)
Styxx - Sherrilyn Kenyon (Dark Hunter #23)
Dead is Just a Dream - Marlene Perez (Dead Is Spinoff #2)
The Angel Stone - Juliet Dark (Fairwick Chronicles #3)
Somebody Up There Hates You - Hollis Seaman
Maddaddam - Margaret Atwood (Maddaddam Trilogy #3)
Dark Lycan - Christine Feehan (Dark #24)
How to Date a Dragon - Ashlyn Chase (Flirting with Fangs Trilogy #3)
Gabriel - Grace Burrowes (Lonely Lords #5)

10 September

BOOKS:
Smoke - Ellen Hopkins (Burned #2)
The Chaos of Stars - Kiersten White
Thankless in Death - J.D. Robb (In Death #37)
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown - Holly Black 
The Untamed Mackenzie - Jennifer Ashley (Highland Pleasures #5.5)
Monsters - Ilsa Bick (Ashes #3)

MOVIES:
Star Trek: Into Darkness 
Peeples 
Big Bang Theory: Season 6
Chicago Fire: Season 1
Supernatural: Season 8
Castle: Season 5
Homeland: Season 2
Revolution: Season 1
Army Wives: Season 7

17 September

BOOKS:
Frozen - Melissa de la Cruz & Michael Johnston (Heart of Dread #1)
Dexter's Final Cut - Jeff Lindsay (Dexter #7)
The Dream Thieves - Maggie Stiefvater (Raven Boys #2)

MOVIES:
World War Z 
Grimm: Season 2
Nashville: Season 1
Mentalist: Season 5
Bates Motel: Season 1
Modern Family: Season 4
Arrow: Season 1

24 September

BOOKS:
Doctor Sleep - Stephen King (The Shining #2)
Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait - Grace Burrowes (Windham #8)
Autumn Whispers - Yasmine Galenorn (Otherworld/Sisters of the Moon #14)
Not a Drop to Drink - Mindy McGinnis
The Counterfeit Mistress - Madeline Hunter (Fairbourne Quartet #3)
Where the Stars Still Shine - Trish Doller 
Christmas on 4th Street - Susan Mallery (Fools Gold #12.5)
Through the Zombie Glass - Gena Showalter (White Rabbit Chronicles #2)
Christmas Carol Murder - Leslie Meier (Lucy Stone Mysteries #21)
The Fallout - S.A. Bodeen (The Compound #2)

MOVIES:
Iron Man 3
Redemption
Hawaii Five-0: Season 3
South Park: Season 16
Law & Order - SVU: Season 14

27 September

BOOKS:
Shadows - Robin McKinley 


August 2013 New Releases

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.


6 August

BOOKS:
Biting Bad - Chloe Neill (Chicagoland Vampires #8)
Elegy - Amanda Hocking (Watersong #4)
Possession - Kat Richardson (Greywalker #8)
Undead and Unsure - MaryJanice Davidson (Undead #12)
Terminated - Rachel Caine (Revivalist #3)
Infinityglass - Myra McEntire (Hourglass #3)
Once Upon a Tartan - Grace Burrowes (MacGregor Trilogy #2)
Guardian Demon - Meljean Brook (The Guardians #8)
The Passion of the Purple Plumeria - Lauren Willig (Pink Carnation #10)
Hotshot - Julie Garwood (Buchanan-Renard #11)

13 August

BOOKS:
Elysian Fields - Suzanne Johnson (Sentinels of New Orleans #3)
Fire and Ash - Jonathan Maberry (Benny Imura #4)
Winds of Salem - Melissa de la Cruz (Beauchamp Family #3)
The Shade of the Moon - Susan Beth Pfeffer (Last Survivors #4)

MOVIES:
Olympus Has Fallen
The Big Wedding
The Company You Keep
Nikita: Season 3
Once Upon a Time: Season 2
Girls: Season 2

20 August

BOOKS:
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea - April Genevieve Tucholke (Between #1)

MOVIES:
Epic
Flight
Revenge: Season 2
Boardwalk Empire: Season 3
NCIS: Season 10 

27 August

BOOKS:
Heart of Venom - Jennifer Estep (Elemental Assassin #9)
Say Yes to the Duke - Kieran Kramer (House of Brady #3)
No Good Duke Goes Unpunished - Sarah MacLean (Rules of Scoundrels #3)
Sometimes a Rogue - Mary Jo Putney (Lost Lords #5)
The Hero - Robyn Carr (Thunder Point #3)
Bones of the Lost - Kathy Reichs (Temperance Brennan #16)
Against the Mark - Kat Martin (Raines of Wild Canyon #9)
The Whole Enchilada - Diane Mott Davidson (Goldy Schulz Culinary Mysteries #17)
Big Sky Wedding - Linda Lael Miller (Swoon-Worthy Cowboys #5)

MOVIES:
The Great Gatsby
Stranded
Walking Dead: Season 3
Vampire Diaries: Season 4
Elementary: Season 1
Scandal: Season 2
Sons of Anarchy: Season 5 


May 2013 New Releases

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.

7 May

BOOKS:
Awaken - Meg Cabot (Abandon #3) 
Beauty - Nancy Ohlin
Mystic - Alyson Noel (Soul Seekers #3)
Fall of Night - Rachel Caine (Morganville Vampires #14)
Guardian Demon - Meljean Brook (Guardians #8)
Icons - Margaret Stohl (Icons #1)
Invisibility - Andrea Cremer & David Levithan
If I Should Die - Amy Plum (Revenants #3)
Nightbound - Lynn Viehl (Lords of the Darkyn #3)
Dead Ever After - Charlaine Harris (Sookie Stackhouse #13)
Reboot - Amy Tintera (Reboot #1)
Hex on the Ex - Rochelle Staab (Mind for Murder Mystery #3)

MOVIES:
Safe Haven
Jack Reacher 

14 May

BOOKS:
School Spirits - Rachel Hawkins (School Spirits #1 - Hex Hall Spinoff Series)
The Beautiful and the Cursed - Page Morgan (Dispossessed #1)
Towering - Alex Flinn
Under the Light - Laura Whitcomb (Light #2)

MOVIES:
Cloud Atlas
Dexter: Season 7 

21 May

BOOKS:
The Girl with the Iron Touch - Kady Cross (Steampunk Chronicles #3)
The Red Plague Affair - Lilith Saintcrow (Bannon & Clare #2)
The Descent - Alma Katsu (Taker #3)
How to Pursue a Princess - Karen Hawkins (Duchess Diaries #2)
The Runaway Queen - Cassandra Clare & Maureen Johnson (Bane Chronicles #2)

MOVIES:
Beautiful Creatures
Side Effects
Last Stand
True Blood: Season 5 
Teen Wolf: Season 2

28 May

BOOKS:
A Witch's Handbook of Kisses and Curses - Molly Harper (Half Moon Hollow #2)
Big Sky Summer - Linda Lael Miller (Swoon-Worthy Cowboys #4)
Binding the Shadows - Jenn Bennett (Arcadia Bell #3)
Dare You To - Katie McGarry (Pushing the Limits #2)
Goddess - Josephine Angelini (Starcrossed #3)
Just One Kiss - Susan Mallery (Fool's Gold #11)
Sea Glass Island - Sherryl Woods (Ocean Breeze #3)
Sky On Fire - Emmy Laybourne (Monument 14 #2)
Darkness Avenged - Alexandra Ivy (Guardians of Eternity #10)
Lover Be Mine - Nicole Jordan (Legendary Lovers #2)
Deeply Odd - Dean Koontz (Odd Thomas #6)
It Had to Be You - Jill Shavis (Lucky Harbor #7)
Forever - Jacquelyn Frank (World of Nightwalkers #2)

MOVIES:
Pretty Little Liars: Season 3 
Covert Affairs: Season 3

30 May

BOOKS:
Cloak & Silence - Sherrilyn Kenyon (League #6)

April 2013 New Releases

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing. Book titles link to Goodreads.

2 April

BOOKS:
Beautiful Decay - Sylvia Lewis
Blood Trade - Faith Hunter (Jane Yellowrock #6)
Dark Triumph - R. L. LaFevers (His Fair Assassin #2)
Going, Going, Ganache - Jenn McKinlay (Cupcake Bakery Mystery #5)
Sweet Madness - Heather Snow (Veiled Seduction #3)
The Rising - Kelley Armstrong (Darkness Rising #3)
Falling Blind - Shannon K. Butcher (Sentinel Wars #7)
My Life After Now - Jessica Verdi 
Allegiance Sworn - Kylie Griffin (Light Blade #3)
Fever - Maya Banks (Breathless #2)
Darius - Grace Burrowes (Lonely Lords #1)
Walking Disaster - Jamie McGuire (Beautiful #2)
Iron Kin - M. J. Scott (Half-Light City #3)
Only Lycans Need Apply - Michele Bardsley (Broken Heart Vampires #9)
The Good, the Bad, and the Witchy - Heather Blake (Wishcraft Mystery #3)
Light - Michael Grant (Gone #6)

4 April

BOOKS:
Nameless - Lili St. Crow (Tales of Beauty & Madness #1)

9 April

BOOKS:
Plague Nation - Dana Fredsti (Ashley Parker #2)
Zom-B City - Darren Shan (Zom-B #3
Inferno - Sherrilyn Kenyon (Chronicles of Nick #4)
The Stone Demon - Karen Mahoney (Iron Witch #3)

16 April

BOOKS:
Dead Silence - Kimberly Derting (Body Finder #4)
What Really Happened in Peru - Cassandra Clare & Sarah Rees Brennan (Bane Chronicles #1)
Taken - Erin Bowman (Taken #1)

MOVIES:
Django Unchained
Haunting in Connecticut 2

23 April

BOOKS:
Dance of the Red Death - Bethany Griffin (Masque of the Red Death #2) 
The Rules - Stacey Kade (Project Paper Doll #1)
Hot Blooded - Amanda Carlson (Jessica McClain #2)
The Eternity Cure - Julie Kagawa (Blood of Eden #2)

MOVIES:
Gangster Squad 
The Impossible

30 April

BOOKS:
Against the Edge - Kat Martin (Raines of Wild Canyon #8)
Chosen at Nightfall - C. C. Hunter (Shadow Falls #5)
Nos4A2 - Joe Hill
Oath Bound - Rachel Vincent (Unbound #3)
Dark Days - Caitlin Kittredge (Black London #6)
Lover Be Mine - Nicole Jordan (Legendary Lovers #2)
Pushing the Limits - Katie McGarry (Pushing the Limits #1)
Rogue Descendant - Jenna Black (Nikki Glass #3)
Sweet Peril - Wendy Higgins (Sweet Trilogy #2)
The Loop - Shandy Lawson
Wind Chime Point - Sherryl Woods (Ocean Breeze #2)

MOVIES:
Silver Linings Playbook
Broken City
Guilt Trip
The Campaign

March 2013 New Releases

Friday, March 1, 2013
NOTE: This is by no means a complete list of book or movie releases. These are books that I am personally interested in reading and keeping track of when they are published or movies I'm interested in seeing.

1 March

MOVIES:
The Life Beyond - Susanne Winnacker (The Other Life #2) 
 

3 March

MOVIES:
Breaking Dawn pt 2 

5 March

BOOKS:
Agave Kiss - Ann Aguirre (Corine Solomon #5)
Crave the Darkness - Amanda Bonilla (Shaede Assassin #3)
Deep Down - Deborah Coates (Wide Open #2)
When We Wake - Karen Healey (When We Wake #1)
Let the Sky Fall - Shannon Messenger (Let the Sky Fall #1)
The Nightmare Affair - Mindee Arnett (Arkwell Academy #1)
Requiem - Lauren Oliver (Delirium #3)

MOVIES:
Wreck It Ralph
Red Dawn
Playing For Keeps
Duck Dynasty: Season 2, Volume 1 


12 March

BOOKS:
Every Never After - Lesley Livingston (Never #2)
Strands of Bronze and Gold - Jane Nickerson (Strands of Bronze and Gold #1)
MILA 2.0 - Debra Driza (MILA #1)

MOVIES:
Rise of the Guardians
Life of Pie 
The Mob Doctor: Complete Series

19 March

BOOKS:
Clockwork Princess - Cassandra Clare (Infernal Devices #3)

MOVIES:
Zero Dark Thirty
Ghost Hunters: Season 8, Part 1

22 March

MOVIES:
This Is 40
Les Miserables

26 March

BOOKS: 
Deadly Sting - Jennifer Estep (Elemental Assassin #8)
Kitty Rocks the House - Carrie Vaughn (Kitty Norville #11)
Of Shadow Born - Dianne Sylvan (Shadow World #4)
Rebel - Kristina Douglas (Fallen #4)
Sand Castle Bay - Sherryl Woods (Ocean Breeze #1)
The Love Shack - Christie Ridgway (Beach House No. 9 #3)
The Wanderer - Robyn Carr (Thunder Point #1)
Lover At Last - J R Ward (Black Dagger Brotherhood #11)
Twice Tempted - Jeaniene Frost (Night Prince #2)
With All My Soul - Rachel Vincent (Soul Screamers #7)

MOVIES:
Parental Guidance
Killing Them Softly
The Borgias: Season 2