Posts Categorized: Book Tour

Jan 19 2014
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Playing with Fire by J.J. Cook – Book Review + Giveaway

Playing with Fire by J.J. Cook – Book Review + Giveaway

Disclosure: I received a paperback copy of this book in exchange for my fair and honest review as part of this book tour. My opinion was not influenced in any way. This post contains an affiliate link; thank you for supporting Brooke Blogs!

Playing with Fire by J.J. Cook
A Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade #2

Welcome to Sweet Pepper, Tennessee. Nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains, it’s home to the hottest and sweetest peppers in the world—as well as at least one ghost and a hotbed of secrets…

Getting Warmer

Fire Chief Stella Griffin is working to solve the mysterious death of her predecessor, Eric Gamlyn—who also haunts her cabin. Yet the more she learns, the more burning questions she must answer. Just as Stella …

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Jan 17 2014
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Zoe & Zak and the Tiger Temple by Lars Guignard – Review + Giveaway

Zoe & Zak and the Tiger Temple by Lars Guignard – Review + Giveaway


About the Book

Title: Zoe & Zak and the Tiger Temple (Zoe & Zak Series, Book #3)

Author: Lars Guignard

Publisher: Fantastic Press

Publication Date: January 1, 2014

Number of Pages: 267

Recommended Age: 8+

Summary

Last semester, Zoe and Zak returned the first lost Noble Truth to its rightful home. Now, Zoe and Zak are back in India for their second semester at Moonstock Himalayan Academy. School kicks off with the Activity Week Challenge in the tiny mountain kingdom of Bhutan where the students must deliver medical supplies. Things, however, take a turn for the worse, when Zak becomes deathly ill after an encounter with a strange floating bubble. On returning to …

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Jan 15 2014
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Tale Spins by Michael Mullin – Book Review + 2 Giveaways!

Tale Spins by Michael Mullin – Book Review + 2 Giveaways!

Disclosure: I received an electronic version of Tale Spins by Michael Mullin in exchange for my honest review during the book tour. My opinion was not influenced in any way. This post contains affiliate links; thank you for supporting my blog!


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Tale Spins

A trilogy of alternative fairytales and retellings. Discover the real Snow White story through the eyes of Creepy, the unknown 8th dwarf! Meet a teen princess who hires “The Frog Prince” witch to get revenge on a Mean Girl at school! And learn how the giant, boy thief and magic beans tale truly went down!

 

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Praise for Tale Spins

Not usually enamoured of either re-tellings …

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Jan 13 2014
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Hearts on the Line Series by Nadia Lee – Guest Post + Giveaway

Hearts on the Line Series by Nadia Lee – Guest Post + Giveaway

Vengeful in Love
Hearts on the Line, Book 1
Publication Date: December 19, 2013

Revenge is sweet…

Self-made billionaire Alex Damon wants his pound of flesh from the people who ripped his family apart. When he discovers his enemies’ daughter is working at his company — and most likely spying for them — he decides to start his revenge by seducing her.

Natalie Hall is stunned at the personal interest from the CEO of her company. Vulnerable, with an already bruised heart, she wants to avoid any involvement — but she can’t deny the desire he arouses in her.

…but love is sweeter…

What should’ve been a straightforward eye-for-an-eye starts to unravel as Natalie’s unflinching loyalty and kindness begin to thaw Alex’s …

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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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