Posts By: Lynn

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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Sep 19
The Day the Angels Fell Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

The Day the Angels Fell Book Blog Tour, Excerpt, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

THE DAY THE ANGELS FELL by SHAWN SMUCKER   Genre: Psychological Fiction / Christian Publisher: Revell Date of Publication: September 5, 2017 Number of Pages: 320 Scroll down for giveaway! Shawn Smucker will capture readers’ imaginations with this masterfully written debut novel that combines elements of mystery and magical realism. It was the summer of storms, strays, and strangers. The summer that lightning struck the big oak tree in the front yard. The summer his mother died in a tragic accident. Twelve-year-old Samuel Chambers would do anything to turn back time. Prompted by three strange carnival fortune-tellers and the surfacing… Read more »

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Sep 15
Book Review – What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

Book Review – What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

What If? by Randall Munroe Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Date Published: 2014 Genres: Humor, Physics, Science, Trivia Format: Audiobook Pages: 303 Audiobook Length: 6 hours 36 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Wil Wheaton Rating: Description: From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to askMillions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe’s iconic webcomic. His stick-figure drawings about science, technology, language, and love have an enormous, dedicated following, as do his deeply researched answers to his fans’ strangest questions.The queries he receives range from merely odd to… Read more »

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Sep 14
Chat About Covers: Dark Legacy

Chat About Covers: Dark Legacy

  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. Goodreads.     Eep. I am so not a fan of bad overlay blends with floating heads. There’s the random human head AND then there’s the random dragon head. Oh gosh and the lightning coming from nowhere hahaha. Ok but I do like… Read more »

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Sep 13
The Curse of Sacerdozio Book Blog Tour and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

The Curse of Sacerdozio Book Blog Tour and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

THE CURSE OF SACERDOZIO a tale of judicial conspiracy The Supremes, Book 1 by GLEN AARON   Genre: Thriller / Suspense / Mystery Publisher: BookBaby Date of Publication: June 1, 2017 Number of Pages: 275 Scroll down for giveaway! In Supreme Court books, there is seldom the intrigue of murder and of crime and punishment within the chambers. The Curse of Sacerdozio takes the death of Justice Antonin Scalia on a fictional journey that keeps you turning pages. As President Trump takes power, this tale raises questions about what influences drive him in judicial appointments, while at the same time… Read more »

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Sep 07
That’s what HE said Thursday- August 2017

That’s what HE said Thursday- August 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: ” ‘She Blinded Me With Science.’ ” “What?” Sydney asked. “That could be our song.” “Well,” she said. “I guess that’s better than ‘Tainted Love’.” –Adrian to Sydney (Ruby Circle (Bloodlines #6) by: Richelle Mead) It’s been a rough couple of weeks in Houston,… Read more »

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Sep 06
Chapter Break Bingo – September 2017

Chapter Break Bingo – September 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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Sep 05
Chapter Break Bingo – August 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – August 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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