Tag: literature

BIG SUMMER GIVEAWAY

I happen to have copies of a variety of recently released books to give away at this midsummer date.  You can enter to win, via a random drawing, one of the following three books.  (I’ll give away all three so three people will win.) Bootstrapper by Mardi Jo Link Practice Makes Perfect by Julie James . . .

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What's in a Name Reading Challenge – Done!

Many thanks to blogger Devourer of Books who reminded me to check in on this challenge, hosted by Beth Fish Reads.  I am proud to say that I have completed it!  Here are the categories and the books I read that fulfilled them: Topographical Feature:  Good Harbor by Anita Diamant Sky:  The Scent of Rain . . .

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Review: ACCIDENTS OF PROVIDENCE by Stacia M. Brown

I read this book at the suggestion of Jennifer from LiterateHousewife.com, who set up a readalong so she’d have people to talk about it with.  So glad I joined in.  I agree, it warrants discussion.  Without the readalong, I might never have gotten around to reading it. This is a debut novel from Stacia Brown, but . . .

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REVIEW: A GROWN-UP KIND OF PRETTY by Joshilyn Jackson

I read this book for our April group read in the “Southern Lit Lovers ” Goodreads group.  I’d heard good things about it already, and had read Jackson’s earlier book, THE GIRL WHO STOPPED SWIMMING, and had liked how she intertwined a mystery with a story of family dynamics.  She returns here with the same . . .

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SOMETHING NEW…

I’ve been toying with the idea of shaking up this site for awhile now – adding my own book reviews, perhaps, or more info on the audiobook business in general. And along comes Bloggiesta, which I heard about from a new-to-me book blogger, Hey I Want to Read That.   I’m committing to creating a . . .

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