Posts By: Lynn

Oct 13
Book Review – Zombies vs Unicorns

Book Review – Zombies vs Unicorns

Zombies vs. Unicorns by Alaya Dawn Johnson, Carrie Ryan, Cassandra Clare, Diana Peterfreund, Garth Nix, Holly Black, Justine Larbalestier, Kathleen Duey, Libba Bray, Margo Lanagan, Maureen Johnson, Meg Cabot, Naomi Novik, Scott Westerfield Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: September 21st 2010 Genres: Collections & Anthologies, Fantasy & Magic, Humorous Stories, Mythical Creatures, Short Stories, Young Adult, Zombie Format: eBook Pages: 432 Rating: Description: It’s the epic battle of brains against manes. Which side are you on?It’s a question as old as time itself: which is better, the zombie or the unicorn? This all-original anthology edited by Holly Black (Team… Read more »

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Oct 12
Equal Opportunity Hero Book Blog Tour #LoneStarLit

Equal Opportunity Hero Book Blog Tour #LoneStarLit

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY HERO T.J. Patterson’s Service to West Texas by PHIL PRICE   Genre: Biography / African American Leaders Publisher: Texas Tech University Press on Twitter  ┃ on Facebook Date of Publication: November 20, 2017 Number of Pages: 277 On April 7, 1984, T. J. Patterson became the first African American elected to the Lubbock City Council, winning handily over his four opponents. It was a position he would go on to hold for more than twenty years, and his natural leadership would lead him to state and national recognition. Patterson grew up during a time of American social unrest,… Read more »

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Oct 11
Book Review – Too Late

Book Review – Too Late

Too Late by Colleen Hoover Publisher: Hoover Ink Date Published: November 13, 2016 Genres: New Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 395 Audiobook Length: 13 Hours 3 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Emma Hudson, Max Thomas, Ryan Gray Rating: Description: Sloan will go through hell and back for her little brother. And she does, every single night.  Forced to remain in a relationship with the dangerous and corrupt Asa Jackson, Sloan will do whatever it takes to make sure her brother has what he needs.  Nothing will get in her way.  Nothing except Carter.  Sloan is the only good thing to ever happen to… Read more »

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Oct 10
The Unremembered Girl Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

The Unremembered Girl Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

THE UNREMEMBERED GIRL by ELIZA MAXWELL   Genre: Psychological Suspense / Mystery Publisher: Lake Union Publishing Date of Publication: November 1, 2017 Number of Pages: 332 Scroll down for giveaway! In the deep woods of East Texas, Henry supports his family by selling bootleg liquor. It’s all he can do to keep his compassionate but ailing mother and his stepfather—a fanatical grassroots minister with a bruising rhetoric—from ruin. But they have no idea they’ve become the obsession of the girl in the woods. Abandoned and nearly feral, Eve has been watching them, seduced by the notion of family—something she’s known… Read more »

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Oct 05
That’s what HE said Thursday- October 2017

That’s what HE said Thursday- October 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.   Lynn’s Quote: “That crusty mac-and-cheese aroma? It just got about a hundred times better. When he breathes in and out, it’s like he’s exhaling the essence of his marrow, the rough gristle in his joints, the blood that pulses as it rushes past the… Read more »

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Oct 04
Chapter Break Bingo – October 2017

Chapter Break Bingo – October 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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Oct 03
Chapter Break Bingo – September 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – September 2017 Completed Cards

Description: Name(required) Email(required) Website Message   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… Read more »

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Oct 02
Loving Luther Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Loving Luther Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

LOVING LUTHER by ALLISON PITTMAN   Genre: Christian Historical Romance  Publisher: Tyndale House Date of Publication: September 1, 2017 Number of Pages: 432 Scroll down for giveaway! Germany, 1505 In the dark of night, Katharina von Bora says the bravest good-bye a six-year-old can muster and walks away as the heavy convent gate closes behind her. Though the cold walls offer no comfort, Katharina soon finds herself calling the convent her home. God, her father. This, her life. She takes her vows–a choice more practical than pious–but in time, a seed of discontent is planted by the smuggled writings of a… Read more »

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Sep 27
An Inconvenient Beauty Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

An Inconvenient Beauty Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

AN INCONVENIENT BEAUTY Hawthorne House, Book 4 by KRISTI ANN HUNTER   Genre: Regency Romance  Publisher: Bethany House Date of Publication: September 5, 2017 Number of Pages: 384 Scroll down for giveaway! Griffith, Duke of Riverton, likes order, logic, and control, so he naturally applies this rational approach to his search for a bride. While he’s certain Miss Frederica St. Claire is the perfect wife for him, she is strangely elusive, and he can’t seem to stop running into her stunningly beautiful cousin, Miss Isabella Breckenridge. Isabella should be enjoying her society debut, but with her family in difficult circumstances,… Read more »

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Sep 23
Racing Storms Book Blog Tour, Author Interview, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Racing Storms Book Blog Tour, Author Interview, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

RACING STORMS Chasing Desire Trilogy #1 by SARA RUSSELL   Genre: Clean Contemporary Romance  Publisher: North Loop Books Date of Publication: April 25, 2017 Number of Pages: 198 Scroll down for giveaway! Decoursey dreads the upcoming weekend. A big NASCAR race is taking place at the speedway near her home–and her abusive, murder-threatening ex-husband just so happens to be a member of a NASCAR pit crew. Determined not to let her ex-husband have a decent opportunity to make good on his threat, Decoursey puts an ad online, hoping to find some security in the form of a guy needing a… Read more »

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