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#FitReaders Check-In: July 21,..

Posted July 21, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: July 21, 2017

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! Monthly Commit posts and weekly check-ins are with Felicia in July, August, and September. I will still have weekly check-ins on my blog as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 20, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Besieged by Kevin Hearne

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Iron Druid Chronicles Book: Besieged  Author: Kevin Hearne Narrator: Luke Daniels Audio Speed: 1.25x + 1.5x Series: Iron Druid Chronicles #8.5 (but contains tales #0.3, #4.7, #8.6) Genre: Urban Fantasy Source:  Penguin Random House Audio Besieged Anthology Warning: Spoilers of events from previous books are included […]

Review: The Darkest Promise by..

Posted July 19, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Darkest Promise by Gena Showalter

The Darkest Promise Author: Gena Showalter Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Cameo, the keeper of Misery, remembers forgetting someone. A dark man who made her… happy?! She thinks it could be Lazarus the Cruel and Unusual, but her demon has blocked it from her memories. She has found her way to Lazarus’s […]

Blog Tour + #Giveaway: Escapin..

Posted July 18, 2017 by Jen in blog tour, Book Spotlight, giveaway
Blog Tour + #Giveaway: Escaping Indigo by Eli Lang

About Escaping Indigo Micah thought he’d always be in a band. All he ever wanted was to play drums and make great music, but when his best friend and bandmate passes away, Micah is left adrift. The thing that’s always lifted him up is now a reminder of everything he’s lost. In an attempt to […]

Author Guest Post + Giveaway: ..

Posted July 17, 2017 by Jen in Author Guest Post, giveaway
Author Guest Post + Giveaway: Kristi Charish

Today, urban fantasy author Kristi Charish, creator of the wonderful Adventures of Owl series, is here to share with us her recommended summer titles. She’s also giving away a copy of any of her back issues. Please help me welcome Kristi to That’s What I’m Talking About. Kristi’s Summer Book Reads Now that summer holidays […]

#FitReaders Check-In: July 14,..

Posted July 14, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: July 14, 2017

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! Monthly Commit posts and weekly check-ins are with Felicia in July, August, and September. I will still have weekly check-ins on my blog as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment […]

Review: The Mech Who Loved Me ..

Posted July 12, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews, steampunk
Review: The Mech Who Loved Me by Bec McMaster

The Mech Who Loved Me Author: Bec McMaster Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: We first met Ava McLaren, blue blood and former Nighthawk, when she was captured and tortured in Perry’s book, Forged by Desire. Hague infected her with the craving virus and replaced her heart with a working, clockwork heart. She […]

Granite State Authors: Kari Le..

Posted July 10, 2017 by Jen in Granite State Authors
Granite State Authors: Kari Lemor

Periodically during 2017, I’m going feature authors from my home state, New Hampshire. We may be a small state, but we are BIG on talent. Please share and follow along with #GraniteStateAuthors, and join me in celebrating these wonderful… Just the Facts: Author: Kari Lemor Bio: Kari Lemor grew up as one of those kids who […]

Sunday Snippet: A Kiss Before ..

Posted July 9, 2017 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: A Kiss Before Doomsday by Laurence MacNaughton

 About the Book A Kiss Before Doomsday Author:  Laurence MacNaughton Publisher:   Pyr Released:  July 11, 2017 Series:  Dru Jasper #2 Genre:  Urban Fantasy Author contact links:  Author website: www.laurencemacnaughton.com Purchase links: B&N : Amazon : Books A Million Snippet: Dru reached for the door that led upstairs to her cozy apartment over the shop, but an unsettling noise from up […]

#FitReaders Check-In: July 7, ..

Posted July 7, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: July 7, 2017

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! Monthly Commit posts and weekly check-ins are with Felicia in July, August, and September. I will still have weekly check-ins on my blog as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 6, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating DNF
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Dating You / Hating You by Christina Lauren

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews Dating You / Hating You Author: Christina Lauren Narrator:  Shayna Thibodeaux and Deacon Lee Audio Listening Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Simon & Schuster Audio What to say about Dating You / Hating You? I really, really wanted to love […]

Review: The Highland Commander..

Posted July 3, 2017 by Jen in historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Highland Commander by Amy Jarecki

The Highland Commander Author: Amy Jarecki Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Aiden Murray is the second son to Duke of Atholl. He is the first lieutenant and master of the watch aboard the Royal Mary, a queen’s vessel operated by Scottish sailors. Having spent time with many Scotsmen, Aiden’s becoming sympathetic to […]

Sunday Snippet: Moonbreaker by..

Posted July 2, 2017 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Moonbreaker by Simon R. Green

 About the Book Moonbreaker Author:  Simon R. Green Publisher:   Ace Released: June 6, 2017 Series: Secret Histories #11 Genre:  Urban Fantasy Purchase links:  Amazon REVIEW Snippet: The only sounds disturbing the graveyard quiet came from Molly.  Her language started out bad and quickly escalated, as she swept her hands back and forth through the empty space where the dimensional […]

#FitReaders Check-In: June 30,..

Posted June 30, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: June 30, 2017

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! Starting tomorrow, July 1st, you can commit for July at Felicia’s blog. I will still have weekly check-ins on my blog as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 29, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Buns by Alice Clayton

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Hudson Valley Series Buns Author: Alice Clayton Narrators: Elizabeth Louise with Jason Carpenter Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Hudson Valley #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Clara lives for her job, going all around the world, rebranding and restoring resorts to their former glory. Her latest job is […]