Monthly Archives:: December 2017

Dec 13
Yonderings Book Blog Tour #LoneStarLit

Yonderings Book Blog Tour #LoneStarLit

    YONDERINGS Trails and Memories  of the Big Bend by Ben H. English   Genre: Memoir / Travel / Texas Publisher: TCU Press on Twitter  ┃ on Facebook  ┃ on Instagram Date of Publication: November 17, 2017 Number of Pages: 221 It was a time before Terlingua Ranch, chili cook-offs, and when you could drive a hundred miles without seeing another vehicle or another person.  The year was 1961, and the tides of humanity that ebbed and flowed into the lower reaches of the Big Bend were at their historical nadir.  It was a vast, empty land spotted by isolated ranch headquarters, a national park… Read more »

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Dec 13
2018 Book Blog Discussion Challenge #LetsDiscuss2018

2018 Book Blog Discussion Challenge #LetsDiscuss2018

We enjoyed participating in the Book Blog Discussion Challenges for previous years, so here we go again for 2018! The Discussion Challenge is hosted by Nicole @ Feed Your Fiction Addiction and Shannon @ It Starts at Midnight! The Details: The 2018 Book Blog Discussion Challenge runs from January 1st until December 31st, 2018. This challenge is to help get us discussing books and book blogging, so talk about whatever you want as long as it’s relevant to book blogging. Discussions can be book related or book blogging related (or generally blogging related—no discussions about things that are completely off-topic like travel or… Read more »

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Dec 07
That’s what HE said Thursday- December 2017

That’s what HE said Thursday- December 2017

We are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here. We will be doing our posts once a month rather than weekly. The Linky will be open all year long and you are welcome to continue doing your post weekly and linking them up.   Julie’s Quote: Just do me a favor? Yea, what? Don’t die until we’ve had sex. … “I’m being very serious, Paige. I want you. I need you. And if you die out there, before I’ve even tasted you…” He trailed off. … “I know…”… Read more »

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Dec 05
Chapter Break Bingo – December 2017

Chapter Break Bingo – December 2017

Welcome to the easiest challenge you’ll find all year! Read books. Mark off squares. That’s all it takes to participate in Bookish Bingo! Play along with us! Here are the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card in the comments. The monthly winner will be the person with the most marked squares. None of that across, diagonal, up and… Read more »

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Dec 04
Chapter Break Bingo – November 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – November 2017 Completed Cards

Alright everyone, did you fill out your Bookish Bingo Cards? Share your cards, and link up your posts below! Recap of the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card in the comments. The monthly winner will be the person with the most marked squares. None of that across, diagonal, up and down, corners stuff. Just the number of squares…. Read more »

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Dec 03
Chat Between Chapters: Favorite Gifts to Characters in Books

Chat Between Chapters: Favorite Gifts to Characters in Books

  Let’s chat about the gifts our book characters have given to another  Julie: It is pretty awesome when characters give each other gifts, and doesn’t it make you wish you could have that gift too? Here are a couple of awesome gifts in the Harry Potter world. The Invisibility Cloak. Want! The best gift ever, right? Makes you realize Harry will be something special if Dumbledore himself gives him the most unique gift ever. What about the Firebolt? Thanks Uncle Sirius for the best flying broom. Want a full list? I found this post that lists the good and silly/evil… Read more »

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Dec 01
Too Far Down Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Too Far Down Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

TOO FAR DOWN Cimarron Legacy Book 3 by MARY CONNEALY   Genre: Western Historical Christian Romance Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Date of Publication: October 3, 2017 Number of Pages: 322 Scroll down for the giveaway! With Danger Drawing Ever Closer, The Boden Clan Risk Losing Their Ranch Forever Having returned home to the ranch, Cole Boden finds himself caught between missing his time back east and appreciating all that New Mexico Territory offers. Sure, he fights with his siblings now and then, but he does care for them. He enjoys his new job running the mine and, when he’s honest, he… Read more »

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