Aug 04
Comfort Plans Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Comfort Plans Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

COMFORT PLANS by KIMBERLY FISH   Genre: Contemporary Women’s Fiction Date of Publication: May 23, 2017 Number of Pages: 320 Scroll down for giveaway!   Colette Sheridan is being remodeled. As a San Antonio architect, she’d have vowed her career was to investigate the history and create new functions for the structures everyone else saw as eyesores. The old German farmhouse in Comfort, Texas, might be the screeching end of that dream job. The assignment seemed so ideal at the start; generous clients, a stunning location, and a pocketful of letters that were surely meant to explain the ranch’s story…. Read more »

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Aug 03
Chapter Break Bingo – August 2017

Chapter Break Bingo – August 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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Aug 02
Chapter Break Bingo – July 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – July 2017 Completed Cards

Alright everyone, what did you think about this month’s emoji bingo card? Easier? More difficult?  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… Read more »

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Jul 31
Reality Alternatives Review

Reality Alternatives Review

Reality Alternatives by Lesley L. Smith Publisher: Quarky Media Date Published: May 27th 2016 Genres: Science Fiction Format: Audiobook Pages: 308 Audiobook Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins Audiobook Narrator: Susan J Iannucci Source: Provided for review through Audiobook Blast/Boom Rating: Description: What would you do if you found your perfect life? When lonely physicist Chloe Carsen discovers a parallel world she becomes addicted to her life there with a perfect family and a perfect career. She doesn’t even care that her physical body in the real world is wasting away. But, then, in the alternative world her ideal life… Read more »

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Jul 28
Book Review – A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses #3)

Book Review – A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses #3)

A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas Series: A Court of Thorns and Roses #3 Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA Date Published: May 2nd 2017 Genres: Action & Adventure, Fantasy & Magic, Love & Romance Format: Audiobook Pages: 698 Audiobook Length: 25 hours 8 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Amanda Leigh Cobb Rating: Description: Feyre has returned to the Spring Court, determined to gather information on Tamlin’s maneuverings and the invading king threatening to bring Prythian to its knees. But to do so she must play a deadly game of deceit – and one slip may spell doom not only for… Read more »

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Jul 27
That’s what HE said Thursday- July 2017 Bonus TWHS

That’s what HE said Thursday- July 2017 Bonus TWHS

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: “I have no regrets in my life, but this. That we did not have time. That I did not have time with you, Nesta. I will find you in the next world – the next life. And we will have that… Read more »

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Jul 24
Monstrous Beauty Review

Monstrous Beauty Review

Monstrous Beauty by Elizabeth Fama Publisher: Macmillan Date Published: September 4th 2012 Genres: Horror, Horror & Ghost Stories, Legends, Myths, Fables, Love & Romance, Mermaids, Paranormal, Romance, Young Adult, Young Adult Fiction Format: Audiobook Pages: 304 Audiobook Length: 8 hrs and 1 min Audiobook Narrator: Katherine Kellgren Rating: Description: Fierce, seductive mermaid Syrenka falls in love with Ezra, a young naturalist. When she abandons her life underwater for a chance at happiness on land, she is unaware that this decision comes with horrific and deadly consequences. Almost one hundred forty years later, seventeen-year-old Hester meets a mysterious stranger named Ezra… Read more »

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Jul 23
Chat Between Chapters: Books that should have had a cover change

Chat Between Chapters: Books that should have had a cover change

  Let’s chat about those books that really *really* should have had a cover change.  Julie: If you’ve been following along recently, you’ve seen our awesome Cover Chat posts. Some covers are great, some are horrendous, and some we disagree on haha. I stand behind my comments and there are surely some that could benefit from a completely different cover. In order to not have this be a repeat, I’ll pick a book that we read a long time ago and haven’t discussed as part of that series.   We read Rules in book club some time ago. And reviewed it… Read more »

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Jul 20
What Books Taught Us – Summer Vacation

What Books Taught Us – Summer Vacation

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. Like how to spend your summer vacation. That is if you have plans to do something besides read! We want to make sure all of our readers are prepared!   Take a hike: If you are thinking about getting back to nature this summer, follow along… Read more »

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Jul 17
The Duchess and the Highwayman Tour

The Duchess and the Highwayman Tour

The Duchess and the Highwayman By Beverley Oakley Beverley is giving away a $10 Amazon Gift Certificate and an ebook The Mysterious Governess.to randomly drawn winners via rafflecopter during the tour. Please use the RaffleCopter below to enter. Remember you may increase your chances of winning by visiting the other tour stops. You may find those locations here.    ~*~*~*~*~*~ Interview with Author Beverley Oakley Thank you so much for inviting me! What do you do when a new idea jumps out at you while you’re still working on a book? Do you chase the squirrel (aka “UP syndrome”) or do you… Read more »

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