Posts By: Lynn

May 02
Chapter Break Bingo – April 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – April 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 »

Divider

Apr 27
What Laini Taylor’s Books Taught Us

What Laini Taylor’s Books Taught Us

Have you checked out our various Features pages lately? Julie and I are all about Features posts. (Who doesn’t need an occasional break from reviews?) In this new feature post, we will be discussing What Books Taught Us. And no, we don’t mean cooking, crafting, or organizing. We are talking about serious, useful skills. We want to make sure all of our readers are prepared! We are changing it up this month, and focusing on one of my favorite authors, Laini Taylor. I’m reading her most recent book, . While you wait for my review (next week!), let’s enjoy some… Read more »

Divider

Apr 22
Deep Extraction Book Blog Tour: Review and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Deep Extraction Book Blog Tour: Review and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

DEEP EXTRACTION An FBI Task Force Novel, Book 2 by By DiAnn Mills   Genre: Contemporary / Mystery / Christian Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers Date of Publication: April 4, 2017 Number of Pages: 413 Scroll down for Giveaway!    A pacemaker should have saved oil and gas magnate Nathan Moore’s life. Instead, it provided his killer with a seemingly perfect means of execution. A bombing at one of Nathan’s oil rigs days earlier indicates his death could be part of a bigger conspiracy, a web Special Agent Tori Templeton must untangle. But her first order of business is separating the… Read more »

Divider

Apr 14
Book Review – Denton Little’s Deathdate (Denton Little #1)

Book Review – Denton Little’s Deathdate (Denton Little #1)

Denton Little’s Deathdate by Lance Rubin Series: Denton Little #1 Publisher: Random House Children’s Books Date Published: April 14th 2015 Genres: Death & Dying, Humorous, Social Themes, Young Adult Fiction Format: Audiobook Pages: 368 Audiobook Length: 8 hours 36 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Lance Rubin Rating: Description: **WINNER of the ILA Young Adult Book Award!** Get ready to die laughing: this is an outrageously funny ride through the last hours of a teenager’s life as he searches for love, meaning, answers, and (just maybe) a way to live on.   Denton Little’s Deathdate takes place in a world exactly like our… Read more »

Divider

Apr 13
Sandpiper Cove: Author Interview, Book Blog Tour, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Sandpiper Cove: Author Interview, Book Blog Tour, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

 SANDPIPER COVE A Hope Harbor Novel, Book 3 by By IRENE HANNON   Genre: Contemporary / Christian / Romance Publisher: Revell Date of Publication: April 4, 2017 Number of Pages: 352 Scroll down for Giveaway!    Irene Hannon welcomes readers back to the enchanting seaside town of Hope Harbor, Oregon, in her novel Sandpiper Cove, releasing April 2017. Praised by Library Journal as a “master at character development,” Irene Hannon steps away from suspense writing once again to deliver another powerful, multifaceted romance that is sure to have readers coming back for more.   Hope Harbor police chief Lexie Graham… Read more »

Divider

Apr 06
That’s what HE said Thursday- April 2017

That’s what HE said Thursday- April 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’s a joke, correct?” <Emerson> “Criminy!” Riley said. “You are so annoying” “Yes, but a woman once told me I have excellent eyelashes. Have you noticed?” <Emerson> and “You’ve done this harness thing before, right?” Riley asked. “You know what you’re doing?”… Read more »

Divider

Apr 05
Almost a Minyan Book Blog Tour, Preview, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Almost a Minyan Book Blog Tour, Preview, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

ALMOST A MINYAN by LORI S. KLINE ARTWORK BY SUSAN SIMON   Genre: Picture Book / Jewish Traditions Publisher: Sociosights Press Facebook Date of Publication: April 5, 2017 Number of Pages: 40 Scroll down for Giveaway!   Will she be the one to take Grandfather’s place? According to Jewish tradition, a quorum of ten adults is required for public worship. Almost a Minyan traces the story of a young girl whose father and grandfather are regular participants in the town’s minyan – until her beloved Zayde passes on. Without him, it is even harder for her father to find enough… Read more »

Divider

Apr 04
Chapter Break Bingo – April 2017

Chapter Break Bingo – April 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 »

Divider

Apr 03
Chapter Break Bingo – March 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – March 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 »

Divider

Mar 31
Book Review – American Gods

Book Review – American Gods

American Gods by Neil Gaiman Publisher: Headline Date Published: 2005 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction Format: eBook Pages: 640 Audiobook Length: 19 hours 39 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Daniel Oreskes, Dennis Boutsikaris, Ron McLarty, Sarah Jones Rating: Description: The extraordinary, highly acclaimed epic novel from storytelling genius Neil Gaiman. After three years in prison, Shadow has done his time. But as the time until his release ticks away, he can feel a storm brewing. Two days before he gets out, his wife Laura dies in a mysterious car crash, in adulterous circumstances. Dazed, Shadow travels home, only to encounter the bizarre Mr Wednesday… Read more »

Divider