Archive by 07/2011



Summer Giveaway Hop! July 31, 2011 | Giveaway
summerhopWelcome to the Summer Giveaway Hop created and hosted by Kathy from I am A Reader Not A Writer and Mary from Bookhounds. Over 300 participating blogs are offering a book related giveaway and we are all linked up together so you can easily hop from one giveaway to another. The hop runs from Monday,

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Review: For The Roses by Julie Garwood July 29, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
fortheroses-jgPublisher: Pocket Star Books Copyright: 1995 Published: February 5, 1996 Pages: 561 Form: Paperback Author: Julie Garwood Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository In Blue Belle, Montana, everyone knew better than to mess with the Claybornes. The brothers had once been a mismatched gang of street urchins — until they found an abandoned baby

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Back In The Day I Used to Love: Amelia Bedelia July 28, 2011 | Back in the Day, Meme
Amelia2  Amelia Bedelia I used to love the Amelia Bedelia books.  There were so many it was hard to choose and Amelia used to have some of the best stories written about her.  I don’t even remember how I started reading Amelia Bedelia, but I’m certain I discovered her some time in Elementary School. I loved

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Why I Love Wednesdays: Favorite Childhood Friend July 27, 2011 | Meme, Why I Love Wednesdays
wilwWhy I Love Wednesdays is a weekly meme created and hosted by Alexis of Reflections of a Bookaholic. Each week she posts a Why I Love Topic that she answers. If you would like to participate head on over to her site for the topic and the image. This week’s topic: Favorite Childhood Friend: Ummm

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Review and Interview: Confessions of a PTA Mafia Mom by Elsie Love July 25, 2011 | Chick Lit, Fiction, Interview, Mystery
confessionsofaptamafiamom-elPublisher: Dare Empire Copyright: 2011 Published: May 26, 2011 Pages: 325 Form: E-Book (Provided by Author) Author: Elsie Love Elaine Jackerson has found herself in quite a predicament. Her husband, Bob, is sleeping with his secretary, her daughter is experimenting in the backseat with random boys, and her eight year old wants nothing to do

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Review: Coming Up For Air by Patti Callahan Henry | Chick Lit, Fiction, New Releases, Reviews, Romance
comingupforair-pchPublisher: St. Martin’s Press Copyright: 2011 Published: August 16, 2011 Pages: 255 Form: Paperback ARC (Won from Goodreads) Author: Patti Callahan Henry Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository On the coast of Alabama, there is a house cloaked in mystery, a place that reveals the truth and changes lives… Ellie is in a dying marriage. She

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Review: With Just One Click by Amanda Strong July 23, 2011 | Fiction, Reviews, Romance
withjustoneclick-asPublisher: Lulu Copyright: 2011 Published: February 10, 2011 Pages: 355 Form: E-Book (Provided by Author) Find the Author: Amanda Strong Buy The Book: Book Depository Chloe, a successful movie reviewer and serial dater, finds herself added as a friend by her first love. The one who left her at seventeen standing with a note in

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Review: In The Midnight Rain by Ruth Wind July 22, 2011 | Fiction, Mystery, Reviews, Romance
inthemidnightrain-rwPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2010 Published: May 1, 2000 Pages: 327 Form: E-Book Author: Ruth Wind Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository Looking for the Past… Ellie Connor is a biographer with a special talent for piecing together fragments of the past. Her latest project, though, promises to be her most challenging—and personal. Not only

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Character Corner Profile: Jacob Black (Part Three) July 21, 2011 | Character Corner, Character Profile, Jacob Black, Twilight
jbnmEven More Jacob Black!? The Personal of it all: LOL…so here are some other reasons that probably don’t have a lot to do with the actual books on why I love me some Jacob Black.  First and foremost he’s a Capricorn, just like me.  And we happen to have the same initials, JB (gotta love

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Why I Love Wednesdays: Favorite Genre July 20, 2011 | Meme, Why I Love Wednesdays
wilwWhy I Love Wednesdays is a weekly meme created and hosted by Alexis of Reflections of a Bookaholic. Each week she posts a Why I Love Topic that she answers. If you would like to participate head on over to her site for the topic and the image. This week’s topic: Favorite Genre: I’d have

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