Tag: reading

Happy Thanksgiving

Posted November 22, 2012 by Jen in
Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to my US readers (and joyous Thursday to those outside the United States!) As traditional, I am going to take a few moments to give thanks.I am thankful for my family, especially my babies (who have gotten so big!). They fill my life with joy and frustration, but I love them more than […]

Saturday Conversations 11/3/20..

Posted November 3, 2012 by Jen in Saturday Conversations
Saturday Conversations 11/3/2012

I can read 100 books… My son and his school (3rd – 5th grades) are involved in a great program to encourage reading called “I Can Read 100 Books.” The idea is to get the students to read one hundred books throughout the school year. And it’s very flexible. You can read picture books, chapter […]

Where will you be in 2013?

Posted September 6, 2012 by Jen in
Where will you be in 2013?

I started looking at all of the “romance conferences” that will be offered in 2013. The good news: there are lots of choices and opportunities. The bad news: there are lots of choices and opportunities.  For me, the date of the conference is the most critical aspect when selecting a conference to attend. I have […]

#AADNOLA Recap and Giveaway Pa..

Posted August 20, 2012 by Jen in Authors After Dark, giveaway
#AADNOLA Recap and Giveaway Part 2

I have to admit, writing a recap of my six days and five nights in New Orleans at the 2012 Authors After Dark con is a bit daunting. I did so much and met so many new people… How could I possible capture all of that in a simple recap?! But I will try my […]

#AADNOLA Recap and Giveaway Pa..

Posted August 19, 2012 by Jen in Authors After Dark, giveaway
#AADNOLA Recap and Giveaway Part 1

I have to admit, writing a recap of my six days and five nights in New Orleans at the 2012 Authors After Dark con is a bit daunting. I did so much and met so many new people… How could I possible capture all of that in a simple recap?! But I will try my […]

August Book Giveaway

Posted August 6, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
August Book Giveaway

image from Clipart Of… Hello readers… Happy SUMMER! I am engrossed in the Summer Olympics – Women’s Gymnastics and Swimming are my favorite events. Also, as I type this I am packing my things to head to NEW ORLEANS on Tuesday for the 2012 Authors After Dark Con. I’ll be there from August 7-12, and […]

Contest Winners – June-J..

Posted June 30, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
Contest Winners – June-July Book Giveaway

image from http://openclipart.org/ I would like to thank everyone for stopping by That’s What I’m Talking About for the June-July MEGA Book Giveaway. A special thanks goes out to my new and continuing Google Connect Followers.   Every person that commented was entered into the contest – one entry per person. The winners were selected […]

June-July Book MEGA Giveaway

Posted June 25, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
June-July Book MEGA Giveaway

Welcome to SUMMER and my June-July Book Release MEGA giveaway! image from http://openclipart.org/ Hello readers… Happy SUMMER! Do you have any exciting plans? At the end of this week, I pack up the minivan, and my family and I drive to visit my parents in Michigan. It’s a wonderful trip – they are on a […]

Contest Winners – May Bo..

Posted May 12, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
Contest Winners – May Book Giveaway

image from Bigbangfish.com I would like to thank everyone for stopping by That’s What I’m Talking About for the May Book Giveaway. A special thanks goes out to my new and continuing Google Connect Followers. I hope you are having an enjoyable Spring!  Every person that commented was entered into the contest – one entry […]

May Book Giveaway

Posted May 8, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
May Book Giveaway

image from Bigbangfish.com Hello readers… Happy May! Things are crazy here – we are busy with end of the school year activities. And wow! are there some fabulous MAY releases. (I can’t wait for Lethal Rider by Larissa Ione and Tangle of Need by Nalini Singh.) I hope the spring flowers are around and brightening […]

News from Sourcebooks

Posted May 1, 2012 by Jen in
News from Sourcebooks

Sourcebooks Launches Discover a New Love Online Readers Club Focuses on Connecting Romance Authors & Readers Sourcebooks, one of romance fiction’s fastest growing publishers, announces the launch of www.DiscoveraNewLove.com, an online readers club that offers members exclusive, early access to some of the hottest new authors, deep discounts on new and bestselling romance ebooks, and a […]

Contest Winners – April ..

Posted April 14, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
Contest Winners – April Book Giveaway

Rain Clip Art I would like to thank everyone for stopping by That’s What I’m Talking About for the April Book Giveaway. A special thanks goes out to my new and continuing Google Connect Followers. My baby girl had a wonderful birthday and enjoyed pink tulips that were sent to us by my dear friend […]

The Year Mark by Una

Posted April 12, 2012 by Jen in guest post
The Year Mark by Una

I know that I am supposed to be sending Twimom a review from Gikany and I regarding Devil’s Punch.  However, I have been in a rut.  Not the great one that is alluded to in shapeshifter novels, but the blue kind.  I realize that it has been almost a year since my mom passed.  I […]

April Book Giveaway

Posted April 9, 2012 by Jen in giveaway
April Book Giveaway

mycutegraphics.com Hello readers… Happy April. I hope that your April showers are bringing you some early May flowers. Here at the Twimom household, my Baby Girl turned 6 on Easter Sunday, and I’m feeling a bit sad that she’s growing up so fast!   Now It’s time for our April Book GIVEAWAY! How do these […]

What Makes a Good Gateway Book..

Posted March 21, 2012 by Jen in reviews
What Makes a Good Gateway Book?

In case you haven’t heard any of the recent online and on-the-air discussions surrounding Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James, this isn’t one of them! I will tell you, I have not read the book and honestly, I don’t intend to. This isn’t a commentary on Fifty Shades nor a discussion on whether or […]