Author: Jen

Why I Love To Read

Posted June 22, 2010 by Jen in
Why I Love To Read

Today I’m guess blogging over at the wonderful Mama Kitty’s Reviews and talking about why I love to read. Stop by and say hello! Click the photo for link to MamaKitty’s blog.

200 Follower Giveaway… c..

Posted June 21, 2010 by Jen in Giveaway

Over the weekend a gianormous milestone came my way… I reached 200 followers of my blog!!!  It seems like it was just yesterday I was at 50 followers. I’m coming up on 5 months of blogging and I am loving every bit of it. I want to thank each of you for stopping by and […]

Sunday Snippets #13

Posted June 20, 2010 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #13

From Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews. Thirty minutes later we screeched to a halt before my apartment building. I jumped out into the snow, Slayer in hand. Saiman lunged into the driver’s seat. The wheels spun, spraying snowflakes. I jumped back. The car reversed, rolling over the spot where my feet were half a second […]

Friday Blog Hop hosted by Para..

Posted June 18, 2010 by Jen in Book Blogger Hop
Friday Blog Hop hosted by Parajunkee

Hi folks… It’s Friday and I’m going to try out Parajunkee’s Follow Friday Blog Hop: If you like what you find here, please follow my blog, and be sure to leave me a comment to let me know if you found my blog from the Follow Friday book hop. And new followers: be sure to […]

Early Review – SirenR..

Posted June 17, 2010 by Jen in 3.5 stars, Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Early Review – Siren’s Call

Siren’s Call Author: Devyn Quinn Release Date: August 3, 2010 Publisher: Signet EclipseDark Tide Series Book #1 ISBN: # Genre: Paranormal Romance/Adventure NOTE: An electronic copy of this book was given to me by the author for the purposes of review. From the author’s website: Between desire and love there are some things that can’t […]

Author Interview – Devyn..

Posted June 16, 2010 by Jen in Author Interview
Author Interview – Devyn Quinn

Today I have the privilege of bringing to you author, Devyn Quinn. Devyn has been writing off and on for over 20 years, and has a backlist of over a dozen books. She lives in the scenic Southwest, though she has called several other states home. She is a huge fan of dark gothic music […]

An Exciting Honor!

Posted June 15, 2010 by Jen in
An Exciting Honor!

Hello Friends…. I just had to share some exciting news. The wonderful folks at All Romance  have featured my little ol’ blog, That’s What I’m Talking About, in their “blossoming blogs” section of their weekly newsletter.  YES! ME! Twimom227 and my blog are mentioned. A link to the newsletter is HERE. Thank you to All […]

What Does a Book Rating Mean t..

Posted June 14, 2010 by Jen in
What Does a Book Rating Mean to You?

Recently I read a post by Parajunkee in her Blogger 101 series that talked about writing a bad review. It brought up some great points. But it was this comment by author JA Saare that inspired my post: I can say that one of the worst things as an author is when you get a low rating […]

Sunday Snippets #12

Posted June 13, 2010 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #12

From Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh. She made an annoyed sound and sat up on her knees. “Why are you talking?” He folded his arms behind his head, delighted by the sight of her lush breasts displayed so beautifully for him.  He liked this dream. Even the panther was pleased. “Don’t you want me […]

New Moon: The Movie…

Posted June 11, 2010 by Jen in
New Moon: The Movie…

I just want you all to know that I am a Twilight Series Fan. I don’t hide that fact. I own all the books, I have a T-shirt, I am a member of the Twilight Lexicon forum, and my blogger name is even derived from Twilight.  I went to see Twilight: The Movie on opening […]

My Blood Approves – revi..

Posted June 9, 2010 by Jen in 3 stars, Paranormal YA, Rating B, Reviews, YA Literature
My Blood Approves – review

My Blood Approves Author: Amanda Hocking  Release Date: currently available Publisher: also available in Kindle format from Amazon My Blood Approves Series Book #1 ISBN: #0557364639 Genre: Paranormal Young Adult NOTE: An e-copy of this book was given to me by the author for review purposes. From the author’s website: Seventeen-year-old Alice Bonham’s life feels out […]

Author Interview – Amand..

Posted June 8, 2010 by Jen in Author Interview
Author Interview – Amanda Hocking

Today I have the privilege of bringing to you Young Adult and Urban Fantasy author, Amanda Hocking. At age 25, she has already published three YA books, with a fourth to be released in August 2010.  Her series, My Blood Approves, is based in her home town of Minneapolis, MN.  She currently has a full-time […]

Lara Adrian – Midnight B..

Posted June 7, 2010 by Jen in
Lara Adrian – Midnight Breeds Giveaway WINNERS

I hope you enjoyed the Lara Adrian / Midnight Breed Giveaway! I want to thank everyone of my followers and readers that have stopped by to read and/or comment during this fun event.  I also want to thank Lara for the wonderful interview. It’s a crazy, busy time for her, and it means a lot […]

Sunday Snippets #11

Posted June 6, 2010 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets #11

From Dream Chaser by Sherrilyn Kenyon. Xypher jerked her toward Jesse. “Both of you stay back.” Simone wasn’t about to argue given the size of the creature headed toward them and the fact that his skin appeared to be boiling and smoking. He was dressed in a flowing black cape that obscured everything but those […]