Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Should Have Been

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Should Have Been

Posted October 22, 2019 / 45 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme, hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, is Books I’d Give Different Titles To. And of course I tweaked it a bit… just a teensy bit this time, I promise. I’m giving honest titles to classic books, in other words – “Book Titles That […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Christmas Angels by Nancy Naigle

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Christmas Angels by Nancy Naigle

Posted October 21, 2019 / 5 Comments

The company I co-own with Annie of Just Commonly – JustRead Tours – is doing a giveaway right now for Christmas Angels by Nancy Naigle and I wanted to make sure y’all knew about it too! CHRISTMAS ANGELS GENRE: Contemporary “Clean” Christmas Romance PUBLISHER: St. Martin’s Griffin RELEASE DATE: October […]


Book Review: The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton

Book Review: The Hideaway by Lauren K. Denton

Posted October 21, 2019 / 5 Comments

As y’all may remember, I reviewed books professionally for RT Book Reviews (aka Romantic Times) for three years until it shut its doors. Unfortunately, I wasn’t allowed to share these reviews with you here on the blog as long as they still belonged to the magazine. However, now that it […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for October 20

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for October 20

Posted October 20, 2019 / 1 Comment

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of October 20 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Chad Pettit & Fate of the Redeemed

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Chad Pettit & Fate of the Redeemed

Posted October 20, 2019 / 7 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Fate of the Redeemed by Chad Pettit, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! FATE OF THE REDEEMED Series: Journey of Fate #2 Author: Chad Pettit Publisher: Ambassador International Release Date: October 1, 2019 Genre: Suspense Fantasy An angel with amnesia. A […]


Book Spotlight: Better Watch Out by Christina Freeburn

Book Spotlight: Better Watch Out by Christina Freeburn

Posted October 19, 2019 / 4 Comments

BETTER WATCH OUT SERIES: A Merry and Bright Handcrafted Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Henery Press RELEASE DATE: October 15, 2019 PAGES: 252 Making a list. Merry’s life is Christmas chaos. Her divorce is still in question. She’s behind on crafting orders. Ebenezer is an escape artist. And with […]



First Line Friday (week 165): A Legacy of Murder

First Line Friday (week 165): A Legacy of Murder

Posted October 18, 2019 / 24 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring A Legacy of Murder by Connie Berry And the first line is… Saturday, December 5th […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Mansy & The Memory Thief

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lauren Mansy & The Memory Thief

Posted October 17, 2019 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Lauren Mansy, author of The Memory Thief, to the blog today to chat about the price of memories! THE MEMORY THIEF GENRE: Young Adult Fantasy PUBLISHER: Blink RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 PAGES: 368 In the city of Craewick, memories reign. The power-obsessed ruler of […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Serf and Turf by Marc Jedel

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Serf and Turf by Marc Jedel

Posted October 16, 2019 / 2 Comments

SERF AND TURF SERIES: Silicon Valley Mystery #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: BGM Press RELEASE DATE: October 4, 2019 PAGES: 213 He’s afraid of losing his girlfriend. But maybe he should be more concerned about the dead body she’s crying over? Marty Golden can barely string a voicemail message together, […]


Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Molded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Molded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Posted October 16, 2019 / 1 Comment

MOLDED 4 MURDER SERIES: Sophie Kimball Mystery #5 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: August 27, 2019 PAGES: 295 A view to a kiln … Sophie “Phee” Kimball enjoys working as a bookkeeper for a private investigator. If only her mother Harriet could enjoy her retirement at Sun City […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lois Winston & Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lois Winston & Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide

Posted October 15, 2019 / 13 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Lois Winston, author of Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide, to the blog today to share a fun craft post with us that’s perfect for getting in the holiday spirit! HANDMADE HO-HO HOMICIDE SERIES:  An Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery #8 GENRE: Cozy Mystery RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Had Me At Hello

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Had Me At Hello

Posted October 15, 2019 / 16 Comments

Happy Tuesday, friends! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday linkup with That Artsy Reader Girl is Extraordinary Book Titles (submitted by Elise @ A Book and a Cup) … or, as I like to call it, Book Titles That Had Me At Hello. These are books where the title grabbed […]




Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for October 13

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for October 13

Posted October 13, 2019 / 1 Comment

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of October 13 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Missing Mercy by Stephenia H. McGee

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Missing Mercy by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted October 12, 2019 / 3 Comments

Yesterday, I had the privilege of interviewing Stephenia H. McGee – today I’m delighted to bring you my review of her new book, Missing Mercy! MISSING MERCY SERIES: Ironwood Plantation Family Saga #3 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: By the Vine Press RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 PAGES: 376 Mercy […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Stephenia H. McGee & Missing Mercy

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Stephenia H. McGee & Missing Mercy

Posted October 11, 2019 / 6 Comments

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to this sweet, lovely lady! So delighted to welcome Stephenia H. McGee to the blog on her special day, to chat about her new book Missing Mercy! Winner of the 2012 RONE Best Inspirational Book of the year (2012) and author of seven Historical novels, Stephenia H. McGee […]