Author: Jen

#FitReaders Check-In: April 19..

Posted April 19, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: April 19, 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 […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 18, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Ghosts Gone Wild by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: Ghosts Gone Wild Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beechwood Harbor Ghost Mysteries #2 Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Ghosts Gone Wild is the second story in the Beechwood Harbor Ghost Mysteries, and I enjoyed it quite a bit. After meeting Scarlet the “ghost whisper” and learning of her talents in the […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 16, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Forests, Fishing, & Forgery by Tonya Kappes

Audiobook review: Forests, Fishing, & Forgery Author: Tonya Kappes Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Camper & Criminals Cozy Mystery #3 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio It’s Labor Day weekend and the folks of Normal, KY, are a happy bunch. The long weekend has brought in many visitors to the Happy Trails Campground, including a […]

Sunday Snippet: Tierra and the..

Posted April 14, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Tierra and the Warrior by Ellen Bard

Tierra and the Warrior Author: Ellen Bard Publisher: Parchment Publishing Released: September 1, 2018 Series: The Energetics #2 Genre: Paranormal Romance Snippet: Before Fintan had taken more than two steps, she’d caught him. Her vines, thick, strong and supple, reached out of the earth and wound themselves around his muscled calves. He glanced down at them, his […]

#FitReaders Check-In: April 12..

Posted April 12, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: April 12, 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 […]

Review: No Country for Old Gno..

Posted April 10, 2019 by Jen in Rating C, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: No Country for Old Gnomes by Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne

No Country for Old Gnomes Author: Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: No Country for Old Gnomes is the second tale set in the fantastical kingdom of Pell, a land filled with mythical creatures, silly misfortune, and heroic deeds. This time around, gnomes are under attack by […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 9, 2019 by Jen in children's fiction, Listen Up!, Rating A
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

Audiobook review: The Phantom Tollbooth Author: Norton Juster Narrator: Rainn Wilson Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Standalone Genre: Children’s Literature, Adventure Source: Penguin Random House Audio The Phantom Tollbooth was one of my top five favorite books when I was in elementary school. I still have my original, tattered copy, and I read it to my kids when they were in […]

Sunday Snippet: Connection: Th..

Posted April 7, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Connection: The Haunt Vault Book One by Katja Desjarlais

CONNECTION: The Haunt Vault Author: Katja Desjarlais Publisher: The Wild Rose Press Released: October 8, 2018 Series: The Haunt Vault #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Snippet: Dominic crossed his arms and continued his stare-off with Mickey, unwilling to give on his simple request. “Sorry, man,” Mick stated, straightening up to his full height.  “Kaius’s orders.  Where you go, […]

#FitReader Check-In: April 5, ..

Posted April 5, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReader Check-In: April 5, 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 […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 4, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, paranormal, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Ghost Hunter Next Door by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: The Ghost Hunter Next Door Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beechwood Harbor Ghost Mysteries #1 Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Scarlet has been able to see and communicate with ghosts since her 8th birthday when her deceased cat, Flapjack, made his first appearance. Now she and her constant companions talking cat, […]

Review: I Want You Back by Lor..

Posted April 2, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: I Want You Back by Lorelei James

I Want You Back Author: Lorelei James Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Lucy and Jax have a history, including a beautiful daughter they both love. When Jax was a professional hockey player in the NHL, he didn’t spend much time with his daughter and used her as a pawn in his limited […]

Sunday Snippet: Abigail Always..

Posted March 31, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Abigail Always by Linda Poitevin

Abigail Always Author: Linda Poitevin Publisher: Michem Publishing (self-published) Released: March 29, 2019 Series: Ever After #5 Genre: contemporary romance Snippet: “Abby? Abby, wake up. There’s a dog at the door, and Kiana wants to let him in.” Abby struggled up from the cottony softness of her duvet and sleep. She blinked at Brittany’s face, illuminated by […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 29..

Posted March 29, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 29, 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 […]

Listen Up! #Audibook Review + ..

Posted March 28, 2019 by Jen in giveaway, Listen Up!, Rating B, romance, steampunk
Listen Up! #Audibook Review + #Giveaway: The Iron Fin by Anne Renwick

KEEP READING FOR AN AWESOME #AUDIOBOOK GIVEAWAY Audiobook review: The Iron Fin Author: Anne Renwick Narrator: Henrietta Meire Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Elemental Web Chronicles #3 Genre: Steampunk Romance Source: Tantor Audio The Iron Fin is the third historical/steampunk romance in the wonderful Elemental Web Chronicles. While loosely related to the first two books (same world and a couple overlapping […]

Review: Gimme Some Sugar by Mo..

Posted March 26, 2019 by Jen in contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Gimme Some Sugar by Molly Harper

Gimme Some Sugar Author: Molly Harper Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Recently widowed Lucy Brewer has returned to her hometown of Lake Sackett, Georgia, with her young son. Hoping to open her own bakery/sweet shop, she’s frustrated that her mother-in-law’s influence is keeping away workers and the health inspector. But she finds […]