Posts By: Lynn

Dec 15
Cowboy, It’s Cold Outside Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Cowboy, It’s Cold Outside Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

COWBOY,  IT’S COLD OUTSIDE A Twilight, Texas Novel by LORI WILDE   Genre:  Contemporary Holiday Romance Date of Publication: October 27, 2017 Publisher: Avon  on Twitter  ┃ on Facebook Number of Pages: 400 Scroll down for the giveaway! New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Lori Wilde’s Twilight, TX Christmas novels are beloved for their emotional depth and ability to capture the sweetness of the holiday season. In her latest Twilight, Texas novel, COWBOY, IT’S COLD OUTSIDE, the holiday season is once again full of romance and surprises. Everyone in town knows that Christmas in Twilight has a way of bringing lovers… Read more »

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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 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 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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Nov 30
Death at Thornburn Hall Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Death at Thornburn Hall Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

DEATH AT THORBURN HALL A Drew Farthering Mystery, #6 by JULIANNA DEERING   Genre: Historical British Mystery / Suspense Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Date of Publication: November 7, 2017 Number of Pages: 336 Scroll down for the giveaway! Investigating a suspicious accident leads Drew on a path that points to international intrigue and ever-growing danger Drew Farthering arrives in idyllic Scotland for the 1935 British Open at Muirfield, hoping for a relaxing holiday with his wife, Madeline, and friend Nick. But death meets him once again when Lord Rainsby, their host at Thorburn Hall, is killed in a suspicious riding accident–only… Read more »

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Nov 27
The Secret Room Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

The Secret Room Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

THE SECRET ROOM (Amber-Autumn Series, #4) by JOHN ALEXANDER   Genre: Children’s Mystery / Chapter Book Date of Publication: October 14, 2017 Number of Pages: 159 Scroll down for giveaway! Amber and Autumn, elementary school sisters, don’t seek out problems to solve, but they often find themselves engaged in uncovering truths, solving mysteries, and helping others in the process. Autumn’s natural curiosity, combined with her boldness, leads her to push for answers to anything she does not understand. Amber, her older sister, more cautious and easily spooked, prefers to let Autumn drive ahead to solve mysteries which come their way, but… Read more »

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Nov 22
Sea of Rust Book Blog Tour #LoneStarLit

Sea of Rust Book Blog Tour #LoneStarLit

SEA OF RUST by C. ROBERT CARGILL   Genre: Post-Apocalyptic Robot Western Publisher: Harper Voyager, an imprint of Harper Collins Date of Publication: September 5, 2017 Number of Pages: 384 It’s been thirty years since the apocalypse and fifteen years since the murder of the last human being at the hands of robots. Humankind is extinct. Every man, woman, and child has been liquidated by a global uprising devised by the very machines humans designed and built to serve them. Most of the world is controlled by an OWI—but not all robots are willing to cede their individuality—their personality—for the… Read more »

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Nov 18
To Marry a Texas Outlaw Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

To Marry a Texas Outlaw Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

TO MARRY A TEXAS OUTLAW Men of Legend, Book 3 by LINDA BRODAY   Genre: Western / Historical / Romance Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Date of Publication: November 7, 2017 Number of Pages: 384 Scroll down for Giveaway! Hunted by lawmen, those seeking the bounty, and other outlaws hoping to become famous for killing him, Luke Weston survives by little more than his wits. He expects the bullet that will end his life to come any day. He’s cheated death too often. Over the last two years, Luke has been working to right his wrongs and claim his birthright. Only one… Read more »

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Nov 16
Chat About Covers: Wicked Luck

Chat About Covers: Wicked Luck

  We’re starting a new feature here on Chapter Break called Chat About Covers. ‘Cause you know we all judge books by covers, whether we admit it or not. We judge the style, the color and font choices, and just the overall look. That might not keep us from reading the book, but we do still judge.   The cover is quite brilliant and creepy and just the right amount of purple to get me to click click click! Then, I’m with Lynn on the blurb. Nope. No thanks. Too bad I hit buy it now since it’s FREE. Now… Read more »

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