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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: A Dangerous Collaboration by Deanna Raybourn

Audiobook review: A Dangerous Collaboration Author:  Deanna Raybourn Narrator: Angèle Masters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Veronica Speedwell Mysteries #4 Genre: Historical Mystery, romantic elements Source: Recorded Books Although A Dangerous Collaboration opens on the heels of the previous book, the story quickly jumps forward six months, to a time after Veronica and Lady Cordelia’s hasty expedition to Madeira. While Veronica […]

Author Interview: Deanna Raybo..

Posted March 13, 2019 by Jen in Author Interview
Author Interview: Deanna Raybourn

I’m super excited to feature historical mystery author Deanna Raybourn on the blog. I discovered her amazing Veronica Speedwell Mystery series not even a year ago, and it has quickly become one of my all-time favorites. Today we are celebrating the release of the fourth title, A Dangerous Collaboration, with a little Q and A […]

Review: Jacked Cat Jive by Rhy..

Posted March 12, 2019 by B. in Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Jacked Cat Jive by Rhys Ford

Jacked Cat Jive Author: Rhys Ford Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Regardless of the number of books I’ve read in the interim, I was thrilled to hear that Rhys Ford was releasing another story in the Kai Gracen series. It’s been more than two years since its predecessor, Mad Lizard Mambo, and, […]

Sunday Snippet: Thornbound by ..

Posted March 10, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Thornbound by Stephanie Burgis

Thornbound Author: Stephanie Burgis Publisher: Five Fathoms Press Released: February 25, 2019 Series: The Harwood Spellbook #2 Genre: Romantic fantasy Snippet: I’d planned to begin with a stirring five-minute lecture that would have lit a fire in any young woman magician—but it would have outraged any member of the Boudiccate. So, with my critical new audience members […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 8,..

Posted March 8, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 8, 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: Wild Country by Anne B..

Review: Wild Country by Anne Bishop

Wild Country Author: Anne Bishop Reviewer: B. Rating: B What I’m Talking About: In a welcome, if somewhat startling, jump backwards from the first World of the Others story, Lake Silence, Anne Bishop returns her readers to Bennett, a town “cleansed” of humans by the Elders during the events of Marked in Flesh. Paralleling the timeline of Etched […]

RomBlogCon: A Virtual Conferen..

Posted March 7, 2019 by Jen in Uncategorized
RomBlogCon: A Virtual Conference for Romance Bloggers

The bloggers at Love in Panels are hosting a great two-day virtual con geared towards fellow bloggers! Why this conference? Blogging is changing and it’s getting kind of scary out there, with the big blogs closing and traffic down at blogs of all sizes. Whether it’s how we reach readers, how we talk about books, or the […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Rayne & Delilah’s Midnite Matinee

Audiobook review: Rayne & Delilah’s Midnite Matinee Author: Jeff Zentner Narrators: Sophie Amoss, Phoebe Strole Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary Young Adult Source: library I’m not a big young adult reader (hello I’m 40 something), but while finishing my BA in English, I took YA Literature as an elective. The class was geared more to […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wild Country by Anne Bishop

Audiobook review: Wild Country Author: Anne Bishop Narrator: Alexandra Harris Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The World of the Others #2; The Others #7 Source: Penguin Random House Audio Wild Country is the second title in The World of the Others spinoff series; however, unlike the first book in series, Wild Country pulls a lot from the original The Others series, […]

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Posted March 4, 2019 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Consumed by You by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook review: Consumed by You Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Joe Arden, Erin Mallon Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Fighting Fire #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source: Brilliance Audio I enjoyed Consumed by You more than the previous book, Melt for Him. I enjoy a second chance romance over a romance that started as a one night stand. I think because the […]

Sunday Snippet: Fierce Justice..

Posted March 3, 2019 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Fierce Justice by Piper J. Drake

Fierce Justice Author: Piper J. Drake Publisher: Forever Released: February 26, 2019 Series: True Heroes #5 Genre: Romantic Suspense Snippet: “This is…not exactly who we are looking for.” Arin Siri paused, cautiously approaching her German Shepherd Dog’s find. King currently sat to one side, happily chewing on a tennis ball as his reward for the find. The […]

#FitReaders Check-In: March 1,..

Posted March 1, 2019 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: March 1, 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. NEW FOR 2019: Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I’ll continue to post […]

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Posted February 28, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Mystery-Cozy Fiction, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Deserts, Driving, & Derelicts by Tonya Kappes

Audiobook review: Deserts, Driving, & Derelicts Author: Tonya Kappes Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Camper & Criminals Cozy Mystery series #2 Genre: Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio Deserts, Driving, & Derelicts opens a few months following Mae’s arrival in Normal, with the Happy Trails Campground up and running and already making a positive impact on […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: A Treacherous Curse by Deanna Raybourn

Audiobook review: A Treacherous Curse Author:  Deanna Raybourn Narrator: Angèle Masters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Veronica Speedwell Mysteries #3 Genre: Historical Mystery Source: Purchased A Treacherous Curse is the third exciting tale in the Veronica Speedwell Mysteries. I truly enjoy this amazing set of stories. This time around, Veronica and Stoker are drawn into a murder mystery that has ties […]