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#FitReaders Check-In: March 31..

Posted March 31, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 31, 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 next Friday, the weekly check-ins will be right here. Felicia will still have weekly check-ins on her blog as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me […]

#FitReaders: Jen’s Compa..

Posted March 31, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders: Jen’s Comparison of Apple Watch & Fitbit

As I wrote in my #FitReaders check-in today, I’ve been increasingly frustrated with my Fitbit and decided to try the Apple Watch. Let me state right up front that the Apple Watch is NOT a fitness tracker… it is a smart watch with fitness tracking capabilities. I will also preface this post by stating Apple’s […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 30, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, romance, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Into the Fire by Jeaniene Frost

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Night Prince Series Author: Jeaniene Frost Narrator: Tavia Gilbert Audio Speed: 1.25x and 2x Series: Night Prince #4 (Night Huntress Universe #13) Genre: Urban Fantasy, romance Source: HarperAudio NOTE: This review may contain spoilers from the previous books in the series. It’s been a while since I’ve […]

Review: The Enforcer by Stepha..

Posted March 28, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Enforcer by Stephanie Julian

The Enforcer Author: Stephanie Julian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Jess Gardiner has hockey in her blood. With the best scout in the NHL for a father, Jess learned the game inside and out at a young age. The problem is, women aren’t scouts in the NHL. So she works as the […]

Conference Spotlight: NECRWA A..

Posted March 28, 2017 by Jen in Uncategorized
Conference Spotlight: NECRWA April 7-8, 2017

From Tamsen Parker, NECRWA Conference Agent and Editor Chair The New England Chapter of the Romance Writers of America is getting ready for their annual conference! If you live in New England or are in the area for the weekend, this is a great opportunity to indulge your bookish inclinations. We have an amazing slate of […]

Review: All You Need by Lorele..

Posted March 27, 2017 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: All You Need by Lorelei James

All You Need Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Annika Lund has an Ice Queen reputation because she works hard for her family’s company, always doing what is best for the family, even if her personal life takes a back seat. But until she started spending time with Axl, she […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 24..

Posted March 24, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 24, 2017

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! Felicia is hosting check-ins from January – March, 2017, and you’ll find check-ins every Friday at her blog. I’ll still have weekly check-ins here as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 23, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Etched in Bone by Anne Bishop

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Others Series Etched In Bone Author: Anne Bishop Narrator: Alexandra Harris Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Others #5 Source: Penguin Random House Audio Etched in Bone is the fifth and final book in the utterly amazing, wholly original The Others series by Anne Bishop. […]

Review: Midnight Unbound by La..

Posted March 22, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Midnight Unbound by Lara Adrian

Midnight Unbound Author: Lara Adrian Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: A loaner and one of Dragos’s Hunters, Scythe doesn’t belong among humans or his own kind. Yet when his brother, Trygg, requests his help, Scythe agrees to protect Chiara Genova and her young son. Chiara’s life has been filled with danger ever […]

Review: If the Duke Demands by..

Posted March 20, 2017 by Jen in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: If the Duke Demands by Anna Harrington

If the Duke Demands Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Miranda grew up with the Carlisle siblings, living with her aunt and uncle as tenants on the Carlisle family land. Always closest with middle brother Robert, Miranda wants him to see her as more than the girl next door. However, […]

Granite State Authors: Peggy J..

Posted March 20, 2017 by Jen in Granite State Authors
Granite State Authors: Peggy Jaeger

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: Peggy Jaeger Bio: Peggy Jaeger is a contemporary romance author who writes about […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 17..

Posted March 17, 2017 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 17, 2017

Welcome to #FitReaders!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! Felicia is hosting check-ins from January – March, 2017, and you’ll find check-ins every Friday at her blog. I’ll still have weekly check-ins here as well. If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the […]

Review: Wake a Sleeping Tiger ..

Posted March 16, 2017 by Jen in paranormal romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Wake a Sleeping Tiger by Lora Leigh

Wake a Sleeping Tiger Author: Lora Leigh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Cullen Maverick is a recessed gene Bengal Tiger Breed who has lived among and worked with the Navajo Nation as the Commander of the Navajo Covert Law Enforcement Agency. After losing his wife to cancer ten years ago, he’s kept […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 16, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Hammered by Kevin Hearne

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Iron Druid Chronicles Book: Hammered Author: Kevin Hearne Narrator: Luke Daniels Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Iron Druid Chronicles #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: purchased Hammered Making good on his promise to the powerful witch Latcha to obtain a fabled apple from a Norse god, Atticus […]

Author Guest Post: Lea Griffit..

Posted March 14, 2017 by Jen in Author Guest Post, giveaway
Author Guest Post: Lea Griffith (Flash of Fury)

Dear That’s What I’m Talking About readers… Do I have a special treat for you! One of my favorite people, Lea Griffith, is here today to share a bit about her new title, Flash of Fury (Sourcebooks, March 7, 2017), and talk about her new series and writing romantic suspense. Oh… and she’s celebrating with an awesome […]