Posts By: Julie

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 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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Nov 30
A Uterus is a Feature, Not a Bug Review Tour

A Uterus is a Feature, Not a Bug Review Tour

A Uterus is a Feature, Not a Bug by Sarah Lacy Publisher: HarperBusiness Date Published: November 14, 2017 Genres: Non Fiction Format: ARC Pages: 320 Source: Provided as part of book tour Rating: Description: A rallying cry for working mothers everywhere that demolishes the “distracted, emotional, weak” stereotype and definitively shows that these professionals are more focused, decisive, and stronger than any other force. Working mothers aren’t a liability. They are assets you—and every manager and executive—want in your company, in your investment portfolio, and in your corner. There is copious academic research showing the benefits of working mothers on… Read more »

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Nov 28
Blog Tour and Author Interview for Bringer of Chaos: Forged in Fire 

Blog Tour and Author Interview for Bringer of Chaos: Forged in Fire 

Bringer of Chaos: Forged in Fire  The Sempervian Saga (Book 2) by Kayelle Allen BLURB: Humans created the Ultras, a genetically enhanced race, to defend mankind. Instead, Ultras became their greatest threat. With the help of traitors, humans captured half a million of the immortal warriors. Exiled to an alien world with no tech, no tools, and no resources, their leader, Pietas, must protect his people, find food and shelter and unite them. But before he can, he must regain command from a ruthless adversary he’s fought for centuries–his brutal, merciless father. Ultras are immortal, and no matter how they die,… Read more »

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Nov 20
Curiouser and Curiouser (Steampunk Fairy Tales) Review

Curiouser and Curiouser (Steampunk Fairy Tales) Review

Curiouser and Curiouser (Steampunk Fairy Tales) by Melanie Karsak Series: Publisher: Clockpunk Press Date Published: 09-13-17 Genres: Fairy Tales & Folklore, Steampunk Format: Audiobook Audiobook Length: 5 hrs and 24 mins Audiobook Narrator: Lesley Parkin Source: Provided for review through Audiobook Blast/Boom Rating: Description: To save the Hatter, Alice must work with the one man she despises so much that she might still love him. * * * Alice thought she’d turned over a new leaf. No more working for Jabberwocky. No more making deals with the ruthless Queen of Hearts. No more hanging around The Mushroom with tinkers, tarts,… Read more »

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Nov 12
Chat Between Chapters: Why has reviewing gotten so hard?

Chat Between Chapters: Why has reviewing gotten so hard?

  Why has reviewing books gotten so hard?  Julie: It feels like the longer we are book bloggers, the harder it is to write reviews. I feel like I am being repetitive and saying the same things review after review because it is the same things I notice or the same types of things that bother me. This is especially true when reviewing multiple books in a series – how do you say something new when the author and narrator are the same? I don’t want to give stuff away from the plot, but that’s really what is different, and what… Read more »

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Nov 10
Blood Moon Magick Audiobook Tour

Blood Moon Magick Audiobook Tour

Author: S.M. Blooding Narrator: Kalinda Little Series: Whiskey Witches, Book 2 Length: 9 hours 17 minutes Publisher: Whistling Book Press Released: Jul. 5, 2017 Genre: Supernatural Thriller Going back to Denver should have been easy. Old life. Old routine. Ten kinds of “all good.” However, with her gifts open, the paranormal world isn’t going to let her have that easy life. It turns out her partner of the last five years is a vampire and has been for several decades. He’s also the regional paranormal protector. So when a few shapeshifters go missing, he gets the case. But there’s also… Read more »

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Nov 09
That’s what HE said Thursday- November 2017

That’s what HE said Thursday- November 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: “I want you,” Drew said. “Just you. I used to go through every day without thinking about the future, but with you all I can see are the possibilities of the experiences we could have together.”  –Drew to Lizzie (Remembrance by: Michelle Madow) Must… Read more »

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Nov 06
Timeless Audiobook Tour

Timeless Audiobook Tour

Author: Michelle Madow Narrator: Andrea Emmes Series: The Transcend Time Saga, Book 2 Length: 4 hours 43 minutes Publisher: Dreamscape Publishing Released: Aug. 24, 2017 Genre: Clean Romance In Remembrance, Lizzie and Drew changed the course of fate so they could be together. In Vengeance, Chelsea set fate back on its original, deadly path. Now, strange things keep happening to Lizzie. Things that are omens of darkness to come. A curse has doomed her to die an early death, just as she did in her past life. To make matters worse, even if she can figure out who cast the… Read more »

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Nov 01
Whiskey Witches Audiobook Tour

Whiskey Witches Audiobook Tour

Author: S.M. Blooding Narrator: Kalinda Little Series: Whiskey Witches, Book 1 Length: 12 hours 15 minutes Publisher: Whistling Book Press Released: March 4, 2017 Genre: Supernatural Thriller Detective Paige Whiskey comes from a long line of witches. They may not all be the most powerful, but they are outspoken and supportive of their community. She alone has no gifts. She can’t summon fire, can’t read minds. She knows the arcane. She’s studied it. That, along with her connection to the Whiskey Witches, lands her some pretty strange cases. Like the sacrificial murders of St. Francisville, Louisiana. There’s a killer on… Read more »

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