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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 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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Oct 19
Understanding Cemetery Symbols Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Understanding Cemetery Symbols Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

UNDERSTANDING CEMETERY SYMBOLS A Field Guide for Historic Graveyards (Messages from the Dead) by TUI SNIDER   Genre: History / Landmarks & Monuments / Iconography Publisher: Castle Azle Press Date of Publication: August 19, 2017 Number of Pages: 250 Scroll down for giveaway! Understanding Cemetery Symbols by Tui Snider helps history buffs, genealogists, ghost hunters, and other curiosity seekers decode the forgotten meanings of the symbols our ancestors placed on their headstones. By understanding the meaning behind the architecture, acronyms, & symbols found in America’s burial grounds, readers will gain a deeper appreciation for these “messages from the dead.” ══════════║║║══════════… 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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Aug 23
Knight on the Texas Plains Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

Knight on the Texas Plains Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

KNIGHT ON THE  TEXAS PLAINS Texas Heroes Series by LINDA BRODAY   Genre: Western / Historical / Romance Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Date of Publication: August 1, 2017 Number of Pages: 352 Scroll down for Giveaway! Duel McClain buries his wife and infant son, climbs in the saddle, and rides off. Locked in grief, he drifts from one Texas town to another as the months pass. He rides into a border town and gets in a card game in the saloon. On the last hand, the opponent across from him runs out of money. The man reaches down for a baby… Read more »

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May 16
The Heart of a Texas Cowboy Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

The Heart of a Texas Cowboy Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

THE HEART OF A TEXAS COWBOY Men of Legend, Book 2 by LINDA BRODAY   Genre: Western / Historical / Romance Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Date of Publication: May 2, 2017 Number of Pages: 384 Scroll down for Giveaway! Three Brothers. One Oath. No Compromises. The MEN of LEGEND One bullet is all it takes to shatter Houston Legend’s world. He swore he’d never love again, but with the future of the Lone Star Ranch on the line, he finds himself at the altar promising to love and cherish a woman he’s never met—a woman whose vulnerable beauty touches his heart…. Read more »

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Mar 01
The Secret Life of Anna Blanc Audiobook Tour Review, Spotlight, Dream Cast, and Narrator Interview

The Secret Life of Anna Blanc Audiobook Tour Review, Spotlight, Dream Cast, and Narrator Interview

Author: Jennifer Kincheloe Narrator: Moira Quirk Length: 12h 44m Publisher: Jennifer R. Kincheloe, Ltd⎮2016 Genre: Historical Mystery/Thriller Release date: Nov. 14, 2016 It’s 1907 Los Angeles. Mischievous socialite Anna Blanc is the kind of young woman who devours purloined crime novels, but must disguise them behind covers of more domestically-appropriate reading. She could match wits with Sherlock Holmes, but in her world women are not allowed to hunt criminals. Determined to break free of the era’s rigid social roles, Anna buys off the chaperone assigned by her domineering father and, using an alias, takes a job as a police matron… Read more »

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Jan 06
Book Review – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Book Review – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Annie Barrows, Mary Ann Shaffer Publisher: Dial Press Date Published: 2008 Genres: Historical, Literary Format: eBook Pages: 278 Rating: Description: “ I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers.” January 1946: London is emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, and writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. Who could imagine that she would find it in a letter from a man she’s never met, a native of… Read more »

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Dec 10
For the Record – Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

For the Record – Book Blog Tour, Review, and Giveaway #LoneStarLit

FOR THE RECORD   by   Regina Jennings     Genre: Historical Romance / Christian Publisher: Bethany House Date of Publication: December 6, 2015 Number of Pages: 336   Scroll down for Giveaway! Rather Than Wait for a Hero,  She Decided to Create One Betsy Huckabee has big-city dreams, but nobody outside of tiny Pine Gap, Missouri, seems interested in the articles she writes for her uncle’s newspaper. Her hopes for independence may be crushed, until the best idea she’s ever had comes riding into town. Deputy Joel Puckett didn’t want to leave Texas, but unfair circumstances have made moving… Read more »

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Nov 07
Echo Review

Echo Review

Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Date Published: February 24th 2015 Genres: Historical, Music, Performing Arts, Social Issues, Social Themes, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 592 Audiobook Length: 10 hrs and 37 mins Audiobook Narrator: Andrews MacLeod, David de Vries, Mark Bramhall, Rebecca Soler Rating: Description: Music, magic, and a real-life miracle meld in this genre-defying masterpiece from Newbery Honoree Pam Muñoz Ryan! Winner of a 2016 Newbery Honor, ECHO pushes the boundaries of genre, form, and storytelling innovation. Lost and alone in a forbidden forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and suddenly finds himself entwined in a… Read more »

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