Author: Jen

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 3, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating C
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Barbecue & Brooms by Bella Falls

Audiobook review: Barbecue & Brooms Author:  Bella Falls Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Southern Charms Cozy Mystery #4 Genre: Cozy Mystery, Paranormal Source: Tantor Audio Barbecue & Brooms returns listeners to the quaint Southern town of Honeysuckle Hollow, where all types of paranormals live side-by-side with the witches. The fourth book picks up after the somewhat shocking […]

Review: Protect the Prince by ..

Posted July 3, 2019 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Protect the Prince by Jennifer Estep

Protect the Prince Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Protect the Prince is the second book in the Crown of Shards series, and as such, builds directly upon the events of the first title. The story picks up roughly three months after Evie killed the queen and took over as […]

Blog Tour + Giveaway: In Moonl..

Posted July 1, 2019 by Jen in blog tour, Book Spotlight, giveaway
Blog Tour + Giveaway: In Moonlight and Memories Trilogy

The IN MOONLIGHT AND MEMORIES trilogy by NYT and USA Today bestselling author, Julie Ann Walker, is finally live! Readers are calling this series, “breathtaking,” and “a love story for the ages.” To celebrate, Julie Ann is doing three giveaways. Read on to discover how you can enter to win! 1) Enter to win this […]

Sunday Snippet: Jude’s S..

Posted June 30, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Jude’s Sweet Fire by Jessica McBrayer

Jude’s Sweet Fire Author: Jessica McBrayer Publisher: Mess of Geckos Release Date: June 19, 2019 Series: Savannah Heat Hockey Romance #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance/Sports Romance Snippet: Knock, knock, knock! I woke up on Saturday to a pounding on my door and a minor hangover. I glanced at my clock and saw it was already eleven in the […]

#FitReaders Check-In: June 28,..

Posted June 28, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: June 28, 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 […]

#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 27, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating C
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bushwhacked by Emily James

Audiobook review: Bushwhacked Author:  Emily James Narrator: Andrea Emmes Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Maple Syrup Mysteries #2 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: purchased Bushwhacked opens a few months after the conclusion of the first book, to just after the winter holidays. Although it took longer for her to close out her life in Virginia, Nicole is finally heading back to Fair […]

#JIAM Listen Up! 2019 #Audiobo..

Posted June 26, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!
#JIAM Listen Up! 2019 #Audiobook Challenge Mid-Year Update

We are midway through the 2019 Audiobook Challenge and we’ve been busy! Here are our lists: Book 01: My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren, Narrated by Shayna Thibodeaux & Deacon Lee (1/4) Book 02: Summoned to Thirteenth Grave by Darynda Jones, Narrated by Lorelei King (1/9) Book 03: A Study in Scarlet Women by […]

#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 24, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: A Sticky Inheritance by Emily James

Audiobook review: A Sticky Inheritance Author:  Emily James Narrator: Andrea Emmes Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Maple Syrup Mysteries #1 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: won in contest/narrator Nicole just made the long trip from Virginia to Michigan to make arrangements for her uncle’s funeral. Although she was close with her uncle, he was estranged from her parents, so she hadn’t actually […]

Sunday Snippet: Cowboy in Wolf..

Posted June 23, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Cowboy in Wolf’s Clothing by Kait Ballenger

Cowboy in Wolf’s Clothing Author: Kait Ballenger Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Release Date: June 25, 2019 Series: Seven Range Shifters #2 Genre: Paranormal Romance (w/ western elements) Snippet: “Good,” Colt said. “That leaves us time to discuss another negotiation.” Belle raised a brow, pushed herself to standing, and crossed the clearing to return the spare adhesive and gauze […]

#FitReaders Check-In: June 21,..

Posted June 21, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: June 21, 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 […]

#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 20, 2019 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, paranormal romance, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues by Molly Harper

Audiobook Review: Even Tree Nymphs Get the Blues Author: Molly Harper Narrator: Amanda Ronconi + Jonathan Davis Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Mystic Bayou #2.5 Genre: Paranormal Romance Source: Purchased/Audible Freebie Ingrid Asher has felt the pull of the Rift for years and has finally decided to settle down Mystic Bayou. She’s going to raise cows and open her own creamery. […]

Review: Darkness Rising by Kat..

Posted June 19, 2019 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Darkness Rising by Katie Reus

Darkness Rising Author: Katie Reus Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: While the last book in the Darkness series, Darkness Rising turns Ms. Reus’s world of shifters and vampires on its head. I did enjoy the direction the author takes the series; however, I didn’t care for how suddenly the entire world changed. […]

#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Re..

Posted June 18, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating B
#JIAM Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors by Sonali Dev

Audiobook review: Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors Author: Sonali Dev Narrator: Soneela Nankani Audio Speed: 1.75x Series: The Rajes #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors follows Tricia, highly successful neurosurgeon and eldest daughter and of the Raje family. She’s been on the outs with her tight-knit clan for fifteen years, when a mistake in […]

Sunday Snippet: An Unholy Gift..

Posted June 16, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: An Unholy Gift by Georgia Tingley

An Unholy Gift Author: Georgia Tingley Publisher: Georgeous Publishing Release Date: April 1, 2019 Series: Angel Calling Series #2 Genre: Paranormal/Thriller/Romance Snippet: The corridor became crowded, as two uniformed policemen stepped into the cramped space. They escorted another man between them, a hand gripping each arm. Shorter than the officers, nevertheless he boldly gazed at us, a […]