Nomi’s Weekly Wrap Up 135

Nomi’s Weekly Wrap Up is a combined meme with the Sunday Post hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer, Bought, Borrowed and Bagged hosted by Braine @ Talk Supe and Stacking The Shelves hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. I’ll share news, post a recap of the past week and tell you what will be happening on my blog in the week ahead. I will also tell you about the books and goodies that I have managed to pick up.
We had Anzac day last weekend, and it was pretty hectic. My cousin was the guest speaker at the luncheon in her home town, because she served in Iraq and Afghanistan, so we made the trip back to see it. There was not a dry eye in the house. We then packed up and got home in time to do our sports on the Sunday. It was a very exhausting weekend.

However, since Monday it has been a little more laid back. I was able to catch up on some things that I have let slip blog wise, and get in a bit of TV. 
Review/Giveaway ~ Exposed by Tracy Wolff
Review ~ A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
Review ~ ASA by Jay Crownover
Release Day Blitz ~ With Visions of Red by Trisha Wolfe
Excerpt ~ Vibrizzio by Nicki Elson
Blitz ~ Sweet by Tammara Webber
Mortal Enchantment (Mortal Enchantment, #2)

Mortal Enchantment (Mortal Enchantment #2)


99c Purchase
Getting Lucky Number Seven

Getting Lucky Number Seven


For Review
Nowhere But Here (Thunder Road, #1)

Nowhere But Here (Thunder Road #1)


In the mail
I emailed the awesome peeps at Simon & Schuster to see if they had the novella’s before Beautiful Secret and then these came in the post. Thanks Anabel!

Beautiful Bitch (Beautiful Bastard #1.5)

Beautiful Player (Beautiful Bastard #3)

Beautiful Beloved (Beautiful Bastard #3.6)

by Christina Lauren

I saw that the next Dork Diaries book is coming out in a few months and emailed Simon & Schuster, again, to see if I can get it to do a review with my daughter who is 10. Anabel said that she would also send the previous book. Jordan was so excited to get it and the surprise diary!

Dork Diaries: Once upon a Dork

by Rachel Renée Russell

There are still some giveaways running… Click on the links at the top/right of the blog to enter!

What do you did you get up to last week? Pick up any goodies? Please leave a comment below with your link so I can check out yours too!!
Thanks for stopping by and have a great Week!!


  1. Your weekend does sound exhausting, but I'm glad you're getting more relaxed now. :)

    Ah, so jealous that you got Nowhere But Here! I really hope you enjoy that one. I should really start the Beautiful Bastard books soon as well. And what a fabulous surprise for your daughter! I hope you both enjoy. <3

    Aimee @ Deadly Darlings

  2. Jessica @ a GREAT readMay 2, 2015 at 9:30 PM

    Wow! What a haul! Lots of new to me ones but glad you got so many reads you're looking forward to! Happy Reading!!

    My STS will be up tomorrow, so be sure to stop by then!

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  3. Bea @ Bea's Book NookMay 3, 2015 at 1:34 AM

    Oh how fun for your daughter! Sorry last weekend was so exhausting,maybe this weekend will be less so.

    I hope you and your daughter enjoy all your new reads. :)

  4. Oh, the journal is so cute! So this week is A Court of Thorns and Roses, eh? I'm curious to hear how you liked it. As for the latest book haul, what can I say? You're a lucky gal, that's for sure :) Enjoy your weekend!

  5. Sounds like a very busy weekend. That's awesome you were able to head up (or down?) and support your cousin for her speech.

  6. Holy cow! So wasn't expecting the new look of your blog. AWE...SOME!!!!
    So different from what it was.

    Nice haul of books too. You have a few there which are on my wishlist. No Where But Here being one of them.

  7. WHOA! Look at your new look! I love it! :)

    And lovely book haul! YAY for Nowhere but Here. I can't wait to read that one!

    Happy reading!

  8. I almost thought I was on the wrong blog. LOL Loving your new design. So pretty and organized:)
    Also liking some of those new books. You have some fun reading coming up. Enjoy:)

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  9. Beautiful series looks like it will be a good one. Happy reading and hope you have a great week.

  10. Did you get a blog design makeover? I'm on mobile and it looks different. I hope you managed to rest up a bit, if not I hope you catch some naps in the coming days to recharge.

  11. Oh. Getting Lucky Number Seven is so good. Hope you enjoy all your books.

  12. Bookworm BrandeeMay 5, 2015 at 8:50 AM

    *squee* I'm so glad to see you picked up Getting Lucky Number Seven!! (hopefully it was my doing?!?) You love it. I sure did. I'm jealous of your S&S just emailed them and they sent them? I'm glad your week was a little relaxing. Mine was decidedly not. *ha* And this week won't be either since I have to finish up stuff before I leave for RT on the 12th. I hope your week is off to a great start!

  13. I really want to read you review on ASA, I need hope to continue this series *hides* Hope you have a wonderful week.<3 Benish | Feminist Reflections

  14. Sharrice HewlettMay 5, 2015 at 12:26 PM

    Wow!!! You did an amazing job this week with your haul and keeping up with your blog while being so busy. I got caught up last week on everything, but I have finals next week so hopefully I won't slip up too much with my stuff. Glad you had a great week and I wish you luck for this upcoming week.

  15. Wow I love the new look of your site. Very colourful. Hope you enjoy your new books and this week is a little quieter for you.

  16. Somehow I totally missed that your site was completely redesigned. I've been seeing your posts via email and hadn't clicked through to your site - I'd noticed your new signature and new titles, etc, but didn't realize the whole site was different! I love it!

    Nicole @ Feed Your Fiction Addiction

  17. It was... seems like that happens a lot lately.
    Yes, my daughter loved that surprise!

  18. I am looking forward to them... lacking a bit of paranormal lately!!

  19. Pffft... it is a never ending cycle!! lol

  20. Thanks Ramona. I loved ACoTaR! Such a great read, I want more!

  21. It was a fantastic speech, she is a born entertainer, I tell ya!

  22. I wasn't expecting it just yet either, but I love it!
    I am looking forward to getting into NWBH...

  23. Hehe! Thanks girl! Popped up after this post went up!
    I can't wait to read it either!

  24. Hehe! I bet it will confuse a lot of people!
    Thanks Laura!

  25. Thanks Brandi! I'm keen keen to read them all!

  26. I did get a makeover, a few things to tie up still though.
    It was still busy, it seems never ending!

  27. I am excited to read it... sounds like fun!

  28. It was, I was in a bit of a rush and forgot to lay the blame!! lol
    I am on S&S blogger list and they send out monthly brochures and I can apply for the books, if they have enough copies, I may get one. First in first served!

  29. I have blasted through 5 books in the Marked Men series in the last few weeks. Was a fitting end!

  30. Thanks Sharon, I like it too!
    You know what it's like being a Mum, never really slows down!

  31. Hehe! I know! It kind of happened after this post went up, so I have been busy trying to catch up on posts and stuff! Argh!

  32. Thanks Sharrice. I am still catching up.... always the way! Good luck in your finals!


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