Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 23, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sweet Tea & Spells by Bella Falls

Audiobook review: Sweet Tea & Spells Author:  Bella Falls Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Southern Charms Cozy Mystery #3 Genre: Cozy Mystery, Paranormal Source: Tantor Audio Picking up with the residents of Honeysuckle Hollow about two months after the conclusion of the previous book, Sweet Tea & Spells opens with Clementine’s bridal shower. Although protagonist Charli doesn’t […]

Review: No Sleep Till Doomsday..

Posted October 23, 2018 by Nima in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: No Sleep Till Doomsday by Laurence MacNaughton

No Sleep Till Doomsday Author: Laurence MacNaughton Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: No Sleep Till Doomsday is supposedly the last* in the Dru Jasper trilogy.  The book begins with (finally) a real date between main characters Dru, crystal sorceress, and Greyson, super hot gearhead demonically connected to Hellbringer, one of the Four […]

Listen Up! Let’s Talk Ab..

Posted October 22, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!
Listen Up! Let’s Talk About… Different types of narration styles

This week I want to discuss the different styles of narration used in audiobooks. After doing a bit of research, I discovered there isn’t a lot of information out there, or perhaps it just isn’t that easy to find. Here is what I’ve pieced together.  Types of Narration Styles Generally there two classifications of narration: […]

Sunday Snippet: Double Play by..

Posted October 21, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Double Play by Maggie Wells

About the Book Double Play Author: Maggie Wells Publisher: Self-Published Released: October 25, 2018 Series: Love Games #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Snippet: “I only want to know if you’re a donor at Lifespring Fertility Clinic,” she repeated, equally slowly and carefully. “That’s all.”  That’s all, she said. Dominic wagged his head, dumbfounded. She was asking him to […]

Book Spotlight: Ghost in a Bot..

Posted October 19, 2018 by Jen in Book Spotlight
Book Spotlight: Ghost in a Bottle by Kerry Adrienne and Lia Davis

Ghost in a bottle by Kerry Adrienne and Lia Davis In this haunting read USA Today Bestselling authors Kerry Adrienne and Lia Davis weave a magical tale of gothic romance. To celebrate the one-year anniversary of this hauntingly good read, GHOST IN A BOTTLE is only $.99 the entire month of October!   Title: Ghost […]

#FitReaders Check-In: October ..

Posted October 19, 2018 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: October 19, 2018

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me at twimom227(at)gmail(dot)com. Info: #FitReaders information page #FitReaders 101 Facebook Group I check in here every Friday, but my fitness […]

Review: Seduced by a Scot by J..

Posted October 18, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Seduced by a Scot by Julia London

Seduced by a Scot Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Seduced by a Scot is the sixth title in Ms. London’s entertaining Highland Grooms series. Although there is mention of previous characters and activities, the story is very much a standalone romance and enjoyable by its own rights. Readers briefly […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 17, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Boy Toy by Sarina Bowen & Tanya Eby

Audiobook Review: Boy Toy Authors:  Sarina Bowen and Tanya Eby Narrators:  Tanya Eby and Teddy Hamilton Audio Listening Speed: 1.25x Series: Man Hands #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Boy Toy is the third story following three good friends as each finds true love. This time around it’s Sadie’s turn for happiness. After watching her marriage […]

Review: Rebel Hard by Nalini S..

Posted October 15, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Rebel Hard by Nalini Singh

Rebel Hard Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Nayna Sharma has spent most of her life trying to keep peace within her family. She is the ultimate good child to her mostly traditional Indian parents because her older sister shamed the family with her personal affairs. Although her sister has […]

Sunday Snippet: Secrets of a (..

Posted October 14, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Secrets of a (Somewhat) Sunny Girl by Karen Booth

About the Book Secrets of a (Somewhat) Sunny Girl Author: Karen Booth Publisher: self-published Release Date: October 16, 2018 Series: Standalone Genre: Romantic Women’s Fiction Book Link Snippet: Katherine and Irish musician Eamon had a passionate relationship 11 years ago that ended abruptly when she returned to the U.S. to help with her alcoholic father. Katherine and […]

#FitReaders Check-In: October ..

Posted October 12, 2018 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: October 12, 2018

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me at twimom227(at)gmail(dot)com. Info: #FitReaders information page #FitReaders 101 Facebook Group I check in here every Friday, but my fitness […]

Cover Reveal: Seasons of Sorce..

Posted October 11, 2018 by Jen in Book Covers
Cover Reveal: Seasons of Sorcery Anthology

Check out this AMAZING cover for an all new fantasy anthology from some of my favorite authors: I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait to read this one. Seasons of Sorcery An anthology of fantasy novellas for all seasons from the hottest authors of fantasy romance and urban fantasy. It includes new stories […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted October 10, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B, reviews
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Fried Chicken & Fangs by Bella Falls

Audiobook review: Fried Chicken & Fangs Author:  Bella Falls Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Southern Charms Cozy Mystery #2 Genre: Cozy Mystery, Paranormal Source: Tantor Audio With Fried Chicken & Fangs opening just a couple months after the conclusion of the first book, we discover the town of Honeysuckle Hollow, along with main character Charli, embracing some […]

Review: Kill the Queen by Jenn..

Posted October 9, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Kill the Queen by Jennifer Estep

Kill the Queen Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Kill the Queen is the first book in Ms. Estep’s new Crown of Shards fantasy series. Having read both Ms. Estep’s Elemental Assassin and Black Blade series, I noticed the writing style felt familiar and similar to both, giving this epic […]