Monday, March 21, 2016

Tour: Walk the Edge by Katie McGarry with Reivew, Excerpt and Giveaway

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One moment...

That’s all it takes to change your life.

What happens when your entire future is on the line because of one reckless moment? This is what Breanna Miller and Thomas “Razor” Turner have to face in Katie McGarry’s WALK THE EDGE. Blackmail, family secrets, future plans on the verge of collapsing, two people who aren’t supposed to be together fall in love, and the power of social media in defining who you are when you’re not even sure who that person is yet…Join the Club and and immerse yourself in the world of the Reign of Terror. Pick up WALK THE EDGE today!

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One moment of recklessness will change their worlds

Smart. Responsible. That's seventeen-year-old Breanna's role in her large family, and heaven forbid she put a toe out of line. Until one night of shockingly un-Breanna-like behavior puts her into a vicious cyberbully's line of fire—and brings fellow senior Thomas "Razor" Turner into her life.

Razor lives for the Reign of Terror motorcycle club, and good girls like Breanna just don't belong. But when he learns she's being blackmailed over a compromising picture of the two of them—a picture that turns one unexpected and beautiful moment into ugliness—he knows it's time to step outside the rules.

And so they make a pact: he'll help her track down her blackmailer, and in return she'll help him seek answers to the mystery that's haunted him—one that not even his club brothers have been willing to discuss. But the more time they spend together, the more their feelings grow. And suddenly they're both walking the edge of discovering who they really are, what they want, and where they're going from here.


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 School starts in a few days and tonight is senior orientation. My parents are currently in a meeting with my guidance counselor while I’m being propositioned.
                Propositioned. My lips tilt up sarcastically.
                My goal for this evening was to be noticed. Guess I succeeded. I was noticed, but not for my new choices in clothing, hair style, or because I dumped my glasses for contacts. Nope, I was hunted for my brain. All exciting and swoon worthy romance novels start off this way, right?
                Kyle misreads my body language and his dark eyes brighten. “So you’ll write my English papers for the year?”
                Fifty dollars per paper-that’s his offer. Standing in my sister’s second generation hand-me-downs of a sleeveless blue blouse, shorter-than-I’ve-ever-worn jean skirt and platform sandals causes me to consider his proposal if only for the course of a heartbeat. I’m the middle of nine children and, I’ll admit, new and shiny gains my attention, but this…this is wrong.
                “Do you know this is the first time you’ve spoken to me?” I say.
                He laughs like I told a joke, but I’m not kidding. Snowflake, Kentucky is a small town and everyone tends to know everyone else, but just because we breathe the same air doesn’t mean we communicate, or act like everyone else exists.
                “That’s not true,” he retorts. “We sat at the same table in fourth grade.”
                I incline my head to the side in a mock why-didn’t-I-remember-that-bonding-moment? “My, how time flies.”
                He chuckles then scratches the back of his head causing his styled hair to curl out to the side. “You’re funny. I didn’t know that. Look, it’s not my fault you’re quiet.”
                Kyle’s right. It isn’t his fault I became socially withdrawn. That blame falls solely on me. It’s a decision I made in seventh grade when I was publicly crucified.
                Blending into paint for the past couple of years has kept me safe, but it creates the sensation of suffocation. Everyone says the same thing: Breanna’s smart, she’s quiet. On the inside, I’m not at all quiet. Most of the time, I’m screaming. “I’m not writing your papers.”
                Kyle’s smile that had suggested he had a done deal morphs into a frown and acid sloshes in my stomach. Denying Kyle isn’t what bothers me as much as it worries me what he’ll mention to his friends. They’re the reason why I went voluntarily mute in seventh grade.
                Heat races up my neck as the repercussions of refusing sets in, but I don’t even consider agreeing. Cheating is not my style.
                Kyle surveys the hallway and, it it’s privacy he’s searching for, he’ll be sorely disappointed. He slides closer and a strange edginess causes me to step back, but Kyle follows. “Fine. One hundred dollars per paper.”
                “No.”
                “You don’t understand. My grades have to improve.” Easygoing Kyle disappears and desperation is hardly attractive.
                I steal a peek into the school’s main office, hoping my guidance counselor will beckon me in. Half of me hopes she’ll have life altering news for me, the other half hopes to end this insane conversation. “What you’re asking for is crazy.”
                “No, it’s not.”
                In an answer to the one million prayers being chanted in my head, my guidance counselor opens her door. “Breanna.”
                Kyle leans into me. “This conversation isn’t over.”

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My Review:  I love Katie McGarry's books and if you've never read anything by her, then that's something you'll definitely want to rectify.  I fell in love with Echo and Noah in Pushing the Limits, and haven't read a book McGarry's written since then that I didn't love.  Walk the Edge is the second book in McGarry's Thunder Road Series, which centers around an MC Club called Reign of Terror, It is something all you MC Club novel fans will love, with the added bonus of having a hero and heroine that are teenagers.  This is a huge treat for YA fans, as most MC club novels aren't appropriate for that age group.  That said, Walk the Edge is also written in a way that older readers will enjoy and devour as well.

We first met Thomas "Razor" Turner in the first book in this series, Nowhere But Here.  He comes across as somewhat of a loose cannon, a dare-devil, unpredictable, filled with angst and his own brand of "terror," while being a totally hot badass at the same time.  Girls fear him and secretly want to be the object of his focus, if only for a moment.  No one, however, knows the real Thomas "Razor: Tucker...not even his closest friends, who've had has back since they were kids.  Granted they know him better than anyone else, but it isn't until he meets Breanna Miller, that someone sees inside him and gets to know what hidden's beneath all that hotness and all that goes along with it, including all the pain he's experienced.  Breanna Miller is the 5th child in a family of 9, and has been "unseen" by her family and picked on by kids at school since she was small.  She has a special gift, which  many don't understand and therefore make fun of, but something that Razor finds he loves about her.

Their's is a love story that is beautiful and heartbreaking, one that as a reader, will cause you to cheer for this couple from the get go, while sitting on the edge of your seat at times, smiling at other times, and flipping the pages because you can't wait to see what will happen next.  The romance is wonderfully written and I just loved Breanna and Razor's story.  It has just the right amount of steam that isn't to much for the younger reader, yet enough to satisfy those who are older and like a little more sizzle in their romances.  Overall, Walk the Edge is an outstanding second installment in this awesome series by Katie McGarry.  You'll definitely want to check it out.  I know I can't wait to read what she has in store for us next.  

And don’t miss the first book in the Thunder Road Series,

NOWHERE BUT HERE!



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"There's something about McGarry's writing that's totally enthralling. Her characters are vivid, flawed and riveting, making this is a truly amazing read!"
~ RT Book Reviews

"Katie McGarry is a master of her craft! Raw emotion, pure grit, I hang on every word. Her characters are real people with real problems and I cheer them every step of the way. Ready for a new addiction? Look no further than Katie McGarry's books."
~ Gena Showalter, Bestselling author of Firstlife

"I finished WALK THE EDGE by the amazing Katie McGarry. It was SO good that now I feel bereft. I already miss Razor & Bre - I need to know more! She is by far my #1 favorite author. She paints a picture with the words, puts you IN the story... LOVE."
~ Lori Foster, New York Times Bestselling Author

Katie McGarry - author picAbout Katie McGarry:
Katie McGarry was a teenager during the age of grunge and boy bands and remembers those years as the best and worst of her life. She is a lover of music, happy endings, reality television, and is a secret University of Kentucky basketball fan.
Katie is the author of full length YA novels, PUSHING THE LIMITS, DARE YOU TO, CRASH INTO YOU, TAKE ME ON, BREAKING THE RULES, and NOWHERE BUT HERE and the e-novellas, CROSSING THE LINE and RED AT NIGHT. Her debut YA novel, PUSHING THE LIMITS was a 2012 Goodreads Choice Finalist for YA Fiction, a RT Magazine's 2012 Reviewer's Choice Awards Nominee for Young Adult Contemporary Novel, a double Rita Finalist, and a 2013 YALSA Top Ten Teen Pick. DARE YOU TO was also a Goodreads Choice Finalist for YA Fiction and won RT Magazine’s Reviewer’s Choice Best Book Award for Young Adult Contemporary fiction in 2013.

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Check out all of the WALK THE EDGE tour stops here!
March 21st
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Broc's Bookcase – Review
BookWorm221 – Review &; Excerpt
Take Me Away To A Great Read – Review & Excerpt
Dark Faerie Tales – Review
Lost in Literature – Review & Excerpt
Always YA at Heart – Review & Excerpt
March 22nd
Letter shelves blog – Review & Excerpt
Oh My Shelves – Excerpt
Milky Way of Books – Review & Excerpt
Mary Had a Little Book Blog – Review & Excerpt
Tween 2 Teen Book Reviews – Review &; Excerpt
March 23rd
Eye in Bookland – Review
Under the Covers – Review & Excerpt
the bookdragon – Review & Excerpt
Lost in a Book Blog – Excerpt
Emilie's Book World – Review & Excerpt
No BS Book Reviews – Review & Excerpt
March 24th
Angel Reads – Review
LucyLicious Reads – Excerpt
YA Book Divas – Excerpt
Peace Love Books – Excerpt
BookCrushin – Review & Excerpt
March 25th
So Bookalicious – Review & Excerpt
LuLo Fangirl – Excerpt
Little Read Riding Hood – Review & Excerpt
Gabic Reads – Excerpt
Chasing Faerytales – Review
HotPreasedBooks – Review & Excerpt
March 26th
Margie's Must Reads – Review & Excerpt
Girl Plus Books – Review & Excerpt
Short and Sassy Book Blurbs – Review & Excerpt
The Consummate Reader – Review & Excerpt
Curled Up and Cozy – Review & Excerpt
Becky on Books – Review & Excerpt
March 27th
Beaut̩ De Livres РReview
Lita's Book Blog – Review & Excerpt
Oh My Growing TBR – Review & Excerpt
Rachel's Book Reviews – Review & Excerpt
Have Words Will Scribble – Review & Excerpt
Cocktails and Books – Review & Excerpt
March 28th
Lazy Book Lovers – Review & Excerpt
Kindle and Me – Review & Excerpt
Crazii Bitches Book Blog – Review & Excerpt
TSK TSK What to Read – Review & Excerpt
PopKitty Book Reviews – Review & Excerpt
Confessions of a Bookfreak – Review & Excerpt
Bows & Bullets Reviews – Review & Excerpt
March 29th
The Book Hammock – Review & Excerpt
Best Book Boyfriends – Review & Excerpt
Defiantly Deviant – Review
Desert Divas Book Addiction – Review & Excerpt
Bookworm Misfit – Review & Excerpt
Bookaholics Anonymous – Review & Excerpt
March 30th
Pages to Explore – Review & Excerpt
Book Angel Booktopia – Review & Excerpt
Bridget's Book Bungalow – Review & Excerpt
Nerdy Soul – Review & Excerpt
True Story Book Blog – Review & Excerpt
behind Closed Covers – Review & Excerpt
March 31st
Coffee&Books – Excerpt
A Book Lovers Playlist – Review & Excerpt
I Heart YA Books – Review & Excerpt
Sanaa's Book Blog – Review & Excerpt
Avid Reader Musings – Excerpt
RhiReading – Review & Excerpt
April 1st
This Literary Life – Review & Excerpt
Buttermybooks – Review
A Pair of Okies – Excerpt
Shelf_life – Review & Excerpt
PBC – Excerpt
April 2nd
BooksChatter – Excerpt
For the Love of Books and Alochol – Review & Excerpt
Book Bitches Blog – Review & Excerpt
The Cover Contessa – Review & Excerpt
Aaly and The Books – Review & Excerpt
Book Butterfly in Dreamland – Review & Excerpt
BOOKS&LOVERS – Review & Excerpt
Greyland Reviews – Excerpt






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