Posts Categorized: Book Tour

Jan 10 2014
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Curse of the Scarab by H.Y. Hanna – Review + Giveaway

Curse of the Scarab by H.Y. Hanna – Review + Giveaway

I received an electronic copy of this book from the author in exchange for my honest review. This post contains an affiliate link; thank you for supporting my blog!

Curse of the Scarab by H.Y. Hanna

Missing puppies. Deadly secrets. Serious slobber.

Honey the Great Dane enjoyed a pretty peaceful life: walking her human, checking Peemail at the park… until the arrival of a puppy named Bean turns her life upside down. But when Bean goes missing – together with other neighbourhood pups – Honey sets out on a dangerous quest to find them. Joined by her canine friends, Honey tackles mysterious paw prints and sinister hieroglyphics as clues lead them to a deserted cemetery. But an ancient Egyptian curse has awakened and …

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Jan 10 2014
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The Gentleman’s Madness by Bonnie Dee and Summer Devon – Excerpt + Giveaway

The Gentleman’s Madness by Bonnie Dee and Summer Devon – Excerpt + Giveaway

The Gentleman’s Madness by Bonnie Dee and Summer Devon
Publication Date: December 31, 2013

Genre: Gay Historical

An imprisoned heart finds escape in forbidden love.

No pride. No privacy. No hope.

Academic John Gilliam thought being caught embracing another man was the worst that could happen. Until he agrees to “treatment” at an asylum, where a vicious attack leaves him shaken and afraid.

But having all means of writing or reading taken from him… That is a serious threat to his sanity. Then a moment of kindness from an asylum attendant begins to restore his dignity.

Sam Tully feels sorry for the patient everyone calls “the professor”, but with a back injury that cost him his job on the docks—and without the …

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Jan 09 2014
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Cinderella Spinderella by Mark Binder – Guest Post + Giveaway

Cinderella Spinderella by Mark Binder – Guest Post + Giveaway

Cinderella Spinderella by Mark Binder

Cinderella Spinderella is an illustrated ebook (and audio book) for families

More than the dress or the shoes, Cinderella Spinderella tells the story about a young woman powerfully asserting her identity.

“It doesn’t matter what you look like… It’s who you are that counts.”
—The Fairy Godmother

Winner: Moonbeam Award for Best Multicultural eBook for Children!

The classic story of Cinderella has been modernized and urbanized in this beautifully illustrated edition, written with delightful humor and a surprising twist.

Cinderella Spinderella uses ebook technology to allow readers to choose how Cinderella looks. Is she Black, White, Asian, Hispanic, or from the Indian subcontinent? …You can pick!

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Jan 09 2014
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Lakeside University Cover Up by Charles A. Taylor

Lakeside University Cover Up by Charles A. Taylor

Title: Lakeside University Cover Up

Author Name: Charles A. Taylor


Author Bio: Dr. Charles “Chuck” Taylor, author, speaker and diversity expert is currently a professor in the school of education at a Midwestern college. Although he has written and edited over 10 books, this is his first novel. Chuck has also written a full-length children’s musical, a highly acclaimed documentary on the Milwaukee, Wisconsin civil rights movement and continues to serve as a national consultant to college campuses in the areas of racial diversity and inclusion. Please visit his website for additional information: http://drcharlestaylor.com/about/ Author …

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Jan 09 2014
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Dragon Defender by J.A. Blackburn – Book Review + $50 Giveaway

Dragon Defender by J.A. Blackburn – Book Review + $50 Giveaway


About the Book

Title: Dragon Defender by J.A. Blackburn

Series: Dragon Defense League, Book #1

Publication Date: October 19, 2013

Publisher: Pip & Grey

Number of pages: 242

Recommended age: 10+

Summary (Amazon):

For over a thousand years dragons have existed in secret . . .

Peter Clark can build a robot from scratch and pick a lock in two minutes or less. But he can’t figure out why his mother left or why his grandma refuses to talk about her. When Uncle Dominick shows up on Peter’s twelfth birthday with a letter that hints at answers and an incredible story about dragons, Peter follows him, determined to find out the truth about his mother’s …

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Jan 08 2014
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Teacup Turbulence by Linda O. Johnston – Book Review

Teacup Turbulence by Linda O. Johnston – Book Review

Teacup Turbulence by Linda O. Johnston is part of the Pet Rescue mystery series. This was such a fun cozy for me to read! Even though it is the first book in the series that I’ve read, I felt like Linda did a nice job of explaining the characters and back stories. It was easy for me to immerse myself in the story. I really loved Lauren’s character! She is caring and smart, plus an awesome animal advocate.

Teacup Turbulence by Linda O. Johnston is a great cozy. The characters are enjoyable and the plot really held my attention throughout the book. It was a great ‘whodunit’ and I found myself wanting to …

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Jan 06 2014
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A Week in Milan by Aimée Duffy – Review + Awesome Giveaway

A Week in Milan by Aimée Duffy – Review + Awesome Giveaway

Disclosure: I received an electronic version of this book in conjunction with the Tasty Blur Tour in exchange for my fair and honest review. No compensation was received and my opinion was not influenced in any way. This post contains an affiliate link; thank you for supporting my blog!

A Week in Milan by Aimée Duffy
Published by: Beachwalk Press
Published: December 16, 2013

Getting what she wants isn’t going to be easy…

Designer department store owner Giovanni Monastero thought moving to LA would help him forget the nightmare of his childhood. Until he visits Milan during Fashion Week with one of their designers he doesn’t realize how much his past still haunts him.

Fashion designer Amanda Hart’s been chewed up and spat …

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Jan 06 2014
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The Sweetest Seduction by Crista McHugh – Book Tour + Giveaway

The Sweetest Seduction by Crista McHugh – Book Tour + Giveaway

Disclosure: I received an electronic version of this book through NetGalley in exchange for my fair and honest review. No compensation was received and my opinion was not influenced in any way. This post contains an affiliate link.

The Sweetest Seduction by Crista McHugh
The Kelly Brothers Book 1
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Date of Publication: January 6, 2014
Number of pages: 193
Cover Artist: Jaycee DeLorenzo at Sweet ‘N Spicy Designs

The first book in a new contemporary series from award-winning author Crista McHugh, that’s a sexy, modern twist on Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

Lia Mantovani has created one of the hottest restaurants on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, but all that could disappear if she loses her lease with Kelly Properties. Having had her dreams ripped …

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Jan 03 2014
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Ruby Heart by Cristelle Comby – Guest Post + Giveaway

Ruby Heart by Cristelle Comby – Guest Post + Giveaway

Ruby Heart by Cristelle Comby

When elderly client Doris Hargrave informs private investigator Alexandra Neve that her beloved antique ruby heart necklace has gone missing for the second time in a period of over sixty years, Alexandra knows this is no ordinary jewellery theft. The ruby heart is a family
heirloom and the only thing that connects an ailing Mrs Hargrave to her parents, who were murdered during the Holocaust.

To solve the case, Alexandra and her business partner, blind history professor Ashford Egan, must sift through obscure Holocaust documents to find out the truth. It’s that way that they learn of a secret World War II-era love affair which could hold the key to all the answers they are looking for. …

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Jan 03 2014
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Mistress of the Wind by Michelle Diener – Guest Post + Giveaway

Mistress of the Wind by Michelle Diener – Guest Post + Giveaway

On Tour with Prism Book Tours

The Tour!

Mistress of the Wind
by Michelle Diener
New Adult/Sci-Fi Fantasy
Paperback, 342 pages
Expected publication: December 19th 2013

Bjorn needs to find a very special woman . . .

The fate of his people, and his own life, depends on it. But when he does find her, she is nothing like he imagined, and may just harbor more secrets than he does himself.

Astrid has never taken well to commands. No matter who issues them . . .

She’s clashed her whole life with her father, and now her lover, the mysterious man who comes to her bedroom in darkness and disappears to guard his mountain by day as a bear, is finding it out …

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