Happy New Year, Goals, and Books I'm Most Looking Forward to in 2014


I can't believe it's already 2014!!! I hope you all had a great New Year's Eve and are enjoying New Year's Day! We're spending some time with the family today and having dinner with my parents, siblings and their families. I'm looking forward to it! :)

While we're talking about the new year, I've decided I have a few goals for 2014. Do you want to know what they are? Well, either way I'm going to tell you. ;)
  1. Get back to reviewing more. Review at least two books each week.
  2. Get through all of my review books sent to me personally from the author.
  3. Read and review books from NetGalley and Edelweiss as they come in and keep on top of them.
  4. After I've read my new eARCs, go back and read the ones I haven't gotten to yet.
  5. Cut back on tours I'm participating on to only one each week, two at the most.
  6. Continue building up Prism Book Tours. We have some great tours coming up and I'm looking forward to scheduling more.
  7. Continue commenting on other blogs and getting to know other bloggers.
  8. Have a very awesome Blogoversary in February! :D
  9. Update my review list and cross-posting of reviews.
There are quite a few goals and some are going to be more challenging than others. I am really looking forward to a great year with some fabulous tours and books to feature!

There's a lot going on in this post! If you follow my blog you should have noticed that the last couple of days I've been sharing my favorite books from 2013. Today I'm sharing with you the books that I'm most looking forward to reading in 2014. I was going to keep it to ten, but I just couldn't. Maybe I should have kept it to something since it just kind of blew up. ;) Some of these you'll be seeing in future WOW's, in fact one of them I featured for today's. Here they are (in no particular order):

Nocover-blank-133x176 Ruin and Rising (The Grisha, #3) On the Fence The Geography of You and Me
Untitled (Darkest Minds #3) by Alexandra Bracken
Ruin and Rising (The Grisha #3) by Leight Bardugo
On the Fence by Kasie West
The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith

Fair Play Meant to be Mine (A Porter Family Novel, #2) Nocover-blank-133x176 A Draw of Kings (The Staff and the Sword #3)
Fair Play (It Happened at the Fair #2) by Deeanne Gist
Meant to Be Mine (A Porter Family Novel #2) by Becky Wade
Untitled (Study #4) by Maria V. Snyder
A Draw of Kings (The Staff and the Sword #3) by Patrick W. Carr

Dangerous Cress (Lunar Chronicles, #3) Nocover-blank-133x176 Nocover-blank-133x176
Dangerous by Shannon Hale
Cress (Lunar Chronicles #3) by Marissa Meyer
Untitled (Rio #1) by Ally Condie
Dreamer's Pool (Blackthorn and Grim #1) by Juliet Marillier

Nocover-blank-133x176 Lady Thief (Scarlet, #2) Hope Springs (Longing for Home, #2) Perfect Lies (Mind Games, #2)
Untitled (Throne of Glass #3) by Sarah J. Maas   
Lady Thief (Scarlet #2) by A.C. Gaughen
Hope Springs (Longing for Home #2) by Sarah M. Eden
Perfect Lies (Mind Games #2) by Kiersten White

As You Are (The Jonquil Brothers #3) Alienated (Alienated, #1) Sleep No More Nocover-blank-133x176
As You Are (The Jonquil Brothers #3) by Sarah M. Eden
Alienated (Alienated #1) by Melissa Landers
Sleep No More by Aprilynne Pike
Ebon (Pegasus #2) by Robin McKinley

Nocover-blank-133x176 Dreams of Gods & Monsters (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #3) Cruel Beauty Into the Still Blue (Under the Never Sky, #3)
Illusions of Fate by Kiersten White
Dreams of Gods and Monsters (Daughter of Smoke & Bone #3) by Laini Talor
Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge
Into the Still Blue (Under the Never Sky #3) by Veronica Rossi

Believe it or not, I did take some out. :) There are really just so many I am highly anticipating!!! Are you looking forward to any of these? What's one book you're dying to read in 2014?

Want to win one of my favorites from last year? I'm giving one away, winner's choice. There are some limitations. The book/ebook has to be from one of my lists, be $15 or under in USD, and available from the Book Depository, Amazon, or Barnes and Noble. All of my other usual requirements apply. Enter via the rafflecopter below.

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