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Sunday Snippet: A Ferry of Bon..

Posted September 9, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: A Ferry of Bones and Gold by Hailey Turner

About the Book A Ferry of Bones & Gold Author: Hailey Turner Publisher: Self-published Released: September 12, 2018 Series: Soulbound #1 Genre: LGTBQ, Urban Fantasy, m/m Snippet: He touched a finger to the sign that represented the immortal god Ares, an uneasy feeling settling in his gut. In his experience, nothing good ever came from magic that […]

#FitReader Check-In: September..

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

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 6, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Villains Rule by M. K. Gibson

Audiobook review: Villains Rule Author:  M. K. Gibson Narrator: Jeffrey Kafer Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Shadow Master #1 Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy Source: Purchased Villains Rule is an entertaining story which shares the antics of Jackson Blackwell, aka the Shadow Master. An enterprising human, Jackson somehow created his own pocket dimension and makes a lot of money advising villains […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 5, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Don’t Call Me Cupcake by Tara Sheets

Audiobook review: Don’t Call Me Cupcake Author:  Tara Sheets Narrator: Joell A. Jacob Audio Speed: 1.5x & 2.0x Series: Holloway Girls #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance, Magic Source: Tantor Audio Don’t Call Me Cupcake is a fun mix of contemporary romance with a surprising hint of magic tossed in. Emma Holloway carries the Holloway magic in her blood. She’s a kitchen […]

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Posted September 4, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Way You Look Tonight by Bella Andre

Audiobook review: The Way You Look Tonight Author:  Bella Andre Narrator: Eva Kaminsky Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Seattle Sullivans #2; Sullivans #10 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Life has gotten to Rafe. He works tirelessly and is one of the best PIs in the business, but his cases, which primarily consist of cheating spouses, has hardened Rafe, leaving […]

Listen Up! Let’s Talk Ab..

Posted September 3, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!
Listen Up! Let’s Talk About… #Audiobook Playback Speed

Happy Labor Day to my fellow U.S. readers. I hope you are enjoying a lovely long weekend. For all the others, and those who don’t have the day off, I hope your Monday is going smoothly. Today I want to chat about listening speed and audiobooks. Recently, someone commented on a review, “I still can […]

Sunday Snippet: Calling Callin..

Posted September 2, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Calling Calling Calling Me by Natasha Washington

About the Book Calling Calling Calling Me Author: Natasha Washington Publisher: self-published Released: September 4, 2018 Series: Name # Genre: Contemporary Queer Romance/New Adult Purchase links: https://www.natashawashington.com/books/ Snippet: Josh chattered on and smiled a lot and talked with his hands, and Patrick tried to pay attention, but he couldn’t, really, because Josh was maybe the most attractive guy […]

#FitReaders Commit to be Fit: ..

Posted September 1, 2018 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Commit to be Fit: September 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. How to Participate: On the first day of each month, I will post “Commit to be Fit” […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 31, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Stay by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy

Audiobook review: Stay Authors:  Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy Narrators: Jacob Morgan & Lucy Rivers Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: WAGs #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Hailey Taylor Emery co-owns a thriving startup “go-for” company with her ex. Hailey is a huge Toronto Maple Leafs fan, and is a bit flustered to discover her long-time celebrity crush, Toronto forward Matt […]

#FitReaders Check-In: August 3..

Posted August 31, 2018 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: August 31, 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 […]

Review: Cherish Me by Farrah R..

Posted August 30, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: Cherish Me by Farrah Rochon

Cherish Me Author: Farrah Rochon Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: What happens to a happily married couple after nearly twenty years together? Cherish Me takes a hard and realistic look at the troubles couples can face after many years, life, and kids impact a marriage. There is no one big thing that […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Guest Re..

Posted August 29, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, guest review, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Guest Review: Getaway Girl by Tessa Bailey

Please welcome friend and fellow blogger, Liza, who has today’s review. This review was originally published at Blogging by Liza on August 29, 2018. Audiobook Review: Getaway Girl Author:  Tessa Bailey Narrators: Joe Hempel & Lori Prince Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Narrator (Lori Prince) Somehow Getway Girl is the first book I’ve read/listened to by Tessa Bailey, but it definitely won’t be […]

Review: Magic Triumphs by Ilon..

Posted August 27, 2018 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Magic Triumphs by Ilona Andrews

Magic Triumphs Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Magic Triumphs is an emotional read that brings a satisfying end to the Kate Daniels series as we know and love it. It is filled with the typical Kate shenanigans, but it’s so much more. The authors don’t short change long-time fans, […]

Sunday Snippet: Exile of the S..

Posted August 26, 2018 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Exile of the Seas by Jeffe Kennedy

About the Book Exile of the Seas Author: Jeffe Kennedy Publisher: Rebel Base Books Released: September 4, 2018 Series: Chronicles of Dasnaria #2 Genre: Fantasy Purchase links Snippet: “It never hurts to honor all of the Three,” Kaja had said, when I asked her why I should bother with Glorianna and Moranu, if I was going to swear […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 24, 2018 by Jen in contemporary romance, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Good Boy by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy

Audiobook review: Good Boy Authors:  Sarina Bowen & Elle Kennedy Narrators: Teddy Hamilton & Tanya Eby Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: WAGs #1 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Purchased Jess Canning is struggling to find her path in life. Planning and hosting her brother Jamie’s wedding to NHL superstar, Ryan Wesley, helped her realize party planning isn’t the job for her. After […]