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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Day’s Patience by A. W. Exley

Audiobook Review: Day’s Patience Author: A.W. Exley Narrator: Mary Sarah Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Silent Wings #2 Genre: Historical Romance, Fantasy Audiobook Source: Tantor Audio Day’s Patience is the fantastic sophomore story in the Silent Wings series. Ms. Exley has created a fascinating world set in historic England, filled with unique and fantastical creatures that live among the humans. […]

Author Guest Post: M. K. Gibso..

Posted December 19, 2018 by Jen in Author Guest Post
Author Guest Post: M. K. Gibson

From the Author: We all have demons in our lives. What are yours?  Do you suffer from addiction? Irrational fears? Impostor Syndrome? Anxiety, depression, body dysmorphia? What is it that keeps you from being the person you want to be? We all fail. But, we also sometimes succeed in spite of our demons. When we […]

Review: Not the Duke’s D..

Posted December 18, 2018 by Jen in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Not the Duke’s Darling by Elizabeth Hoyt

Not the Duke’s Darling Author: Elizabeth Hoyt Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Right from the opening lines, I knew I was going to enjoy Not the Duke’s Darling. There is mystery and intrigue, but more importantly, there is a wonderful, well-written romance between two passionate characters. When she was only 12, Freya […]

Sunday Snippet: Over a GodR..

Posted December 16, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Over a God’s Dead Body by Joel Spriggs

About the Book Over a God’s Dead Body Author: Joel Spriggs Released: June 9, 2018 Series: Wrong Gods #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Paranormal Comedy Purchase links:  Amazon Snippet: Esmy and Jake both forced grins and pushed back the agitation of the greeting. Esmy started, “hi Mrs. Pilleteri.” She cut her off quickly, “Please, Ezmeralda, call me Betty when we […]

Listen Up! 2018 #Audiobook Cha..

Posted December 15, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Year in Review
Listen Up! 2018 #Audiobook Challenge Year-End Update

We are nearly to the end of the 2018 Audiobook Challenge and here is what I’ve been listening to since the mid-year update: Book 40: As Old as Time by Liz Braswell, Narrated by James Patrick Cronin (7/10) Book 41: The Myth Manifestation by Lisa Shearin, Narrated by Johanna Parker (7/17) Book 42: Moonshine & […]

#FitReaders Check-In: December..

Posted December 14, 2018 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: December 14, 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 […]

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Posted December 13, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: How to Break an Undead Heart by Hailey Edwards

Audiobook review: How to Break an Undead Heart Author:  Hailey Edwards Narrator: Rebecca Mitchell Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio How to Break an Undead Heart is the third book in Hailey Edward’s Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy series. I recently listened to and reviewed the first two titles with mixed feelings […]

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Posted December 12, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, paranormal romance, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Once Upon a Hallow’s Eve by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: Once Upon a Hallow’s Eve Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Haven Paranormal Romance #1 Genre: Paranormal Romance Source: Tantor Audio After throughly enjoying Ms. Garrett’s Beechwood Harbor Magic Mysteries, I was excited to discover the new spinoff Haven Paranormal Romance series. The author’s storytelling style translates nicely into the paranormal romance genre; keeping […]

Book Spotlight: Chasing Foreve..

Posted December 11, 2018 by Jen in giveaway
Book Spotlight: Chasing Forever by Kelly Jensen

From the Author: Chasing Forever is the final book in the series This Time Forever. Brian and Mal’s story is special in all sorts of ways. Even though these books all standalone, Brian has been there since the beginning–as the character everyone loved to hate in the first book, and the character who seemed to […]

Reviews: Darkness Series Novel..

Posted December 10, 2018 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, Rating C, reviews
Reviews: Darkness Series Novellas by Katie Reus

Darkness Series novellas Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen What I’m Talking About: Sentinel of Darkness (Darkness #8) Dagen and Keva get off to a rocky start when he makes a low-ball offer to purchase her building in which her shop is located. Little does he know that Keva is under the protection and considered a […]

Sunday Snippet: Blood Moon by ..

Posted December 9, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Blood Moon by S. Yurvati

About the Book Blood Moon Author: S. Yurvati Publisher: Shando Released: February 11, 2016 Series: Chroma Crossing Chronicles #1 Genre: Fantasy Purchase links:  Amazon Snippet: The plethora of majestic oaks, enrobed with   Spanish moss, made this historic cemetery one of Candy’s favorite spots in Savannah. In fact, the Bonaventure Cemetery was considered one of the most […]

#FitReaders Check-In: December..

Posted December 7, 2018 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: December 7, 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 […]

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Posted December 6, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, paranormal romance, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Deacon by Kit Rocha

Audiobook review: Deacon Author:  Kit Rocha Narrator: Tatiana Sokolov Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Gideon’s Riders #2 Genre: Dystopian/Futuristic Military Romance Source: Tantor Audio Building upon the world and characters from the first book (and original series), Deacon brings us more details about the lives of Gideon’s Riders and life in Sector One. Most of the story is shared between Deacon, […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Spotligh..

Posted December 5, 2018 by Jen in Book Spotlight, Listen Up!
Listen Up! #Audiobook Spotlight: Chez Stinky by Susan C. Daffron

Today we have a special Audiobook Spotlight: Chez Stinky Author: Susan C. Daffron Series: An Alpine Grove Romantic Comedy #1 Publisher: Magic Fur Press Publication date:  September 23, 2013 (book/ebook) Audiobook: October 24, 2018 (audiobook) Narrator: Pam Dougherty Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins Genre: Romantic comedy Kat Stevens is a slightly insecure, mostly bored technical […]

Review: The Billionaire’..

Posted December 4, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: The Billionaire’s Wake-Up-Call Girl by Annika Martin

The Billionaire’s Wake-Up-Call Girl Author: Annika Martin Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Billionaire’s Wake-Up-Call Girl is one of the funniest, sexiest books I’ve read in a while – probably since the last Annika Martin title I devoured. Billionaire CEO/scientist Theo lives in his own world, consumed with his formulas and life-saving […]