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#FitReaders Check-In: April 12..

Posted April 12, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: April 12, 2019

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. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

Review: No Country for Old Gno..

Posted April 10, 2019 by Jen in Rating C, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: No Country for Old Gnomes by Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne

No Country for Old Gnomes Author: Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: No Country for Old Gnomes is the second tale set in the fantastical kingdom of Pell, a land filled with mythical creatures, silly misfortune, and heroic deeds. This time around, gnomes are under attack by […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 9, 2019 by Jen in Children's Fiction, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

Audiobook review: The Phantom Tollbooth Author: Norton Juster Narrator: Rainn Wilson Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Children’s Literature, Adventure Source: Penguin Random House Audio The Phantom Tollbooth was one of my top five favorite books when I was in elementary school. I still have my original, tattered copy, and I read it to my kids when they were in […]

Sunday Snippet: Connection: Th..

Posted April 7, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Connection: The Haunt Vault Book One by Katja Desjarlais

CONNECTION: The Haunt Vault Author: Katja Desjarlais Publisher: The Wild Rose Press Released: October 8, 2018 Series: The Haunt Vault #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Snippet: Dominic crossed his arms and continued his stare-off with Mickey, unwilling to give on his simple request. “Sorry, man,” Mick stated, straightening up to his full height.  “Kaius’s orders.  Where you go, […]

#FitReader Check-In: April 5, ..

Posted April 5, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReader Check-In: April 5, 2019

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. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Ghost Hunter Next Door by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: The Ghost Hunter Next Door Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beechwood Harbor Ghost Mysteries #1 Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Scarlet has been able to see and communicate with ghosts since her 8th birthday when her deceased cat, Flapjack, made his first appearance. Now she and her constant companions talking cat, […]

Review: I Want You Back by Lor..

Posted April 2, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: I Want You Back by Lorelei James

I Want You Back Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Lucy and Jax have a history, including a beautiful daughter they both love. When Jax was a professional hockey player in the NHL, he didn’t spend much time with his daughter and used her as a pawn in his limited […]

Sunday Snippet: Abigail Always..

Posted March 31, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Abigail Always by Linda Poitevin

Abigail Always Author: Linda Poitevin Publisher: Michem Publishing (self-published) Released: March 29, 2019 Series: Ever After #5 Genre: contemporary romance Snippet: “Abby? Abby, wake up. There’s a dog at the door, and Kiana wants to let him in.” Abby struggled up from the cottony softness of her duvet and sleep. She blinked at Brittany’s face, illuminated by […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 29..

Posted March 29, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 29, 2019

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. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

Listen Up! #Audibook Review + ..

Posted March 28, 2019 by Jen in Giveaway, Listen Up!, Rating B, Romance, Steampunk Fiction
Listen Up! #Audibook Review + #Giveaway: The Iron Fin by Anne Renwick

KEEP READING FOR AN AWESOME #AUDIOBOOK GIVEAWAY Audiobook review: The Iron Fin Author: Anne Renwick Narrator: Henrietta Meire Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Elemental Web Chronicles #3 Genre: Steampunk Romance Source: Tantor Audio The Iron Fin is the third historical/steampunk romance in the wonderful Elemental Web Chronicles. While loosely related to the first two books (same world and a couple overlapping […]

Review: Gimme Some Sugar by Mo..

Posted March 26, 2019 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Gimme Some Sugar by Molly Harper

Gimme Some Sugar Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Recently widowed Lucy Brewer has returned to her hometown of Lake Sackett, Georgia, with her young son. Hoping to open her own bakery/sweet shop, she’s frustrated that her mother-in-law’s influence is keeping away workers and the health inspector. But she finds […]

Sunday Snippet: Inside Track b..

Posted March 24, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Inside Track by Tamsen Parker

The Inside Track Author: Tamsen Parker Publisher: Self-published Released: February 26, 2019 Series: License to Love #3 (standalone) Genre: Contemporary Romance, Rockstar Romance Snippet: “I have a treat for you guys tonight.” A roar goes up in the crowd, because who doesn’t like treats?  “You get to meet someone pretty special to me.” Even under the bright […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 22..

Posted March 22, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 22, 2019

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. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Betwixt: A Beechwood Harbor Collection by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: Betwixt Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beechwood Harbor Magic Mysteries Anthology Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Betwixt is a fun anthology and written so that those who haven’t read the series can also enjoy it. For all but the final story, there are very mild spoilers for the series, but nothing […]

Review: What a Lord Wants by A..

Posted March 20, 2019 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: What a Lord Wants by Anna Harrington

What a Lord Wants Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: In the prologue we get a brief glimpse of the joyous, unhindered Dominick living in Italy as his alter ego, Domenico, perfecting his craft and falling in love. Fast forward ten years later and Dominick is living in London, now […]