Apr 13 2017
6

Rise of the Branded by Scott Keen – Playlist + Giveaway

Rise of the Branded by Scott Keen – Playlist + Giveaway

Rise of the Branded by Scott Keen
Scar of the Downers #2
Publication date: November 22nd 2016
Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Pursued into the wild by the soldiers of Ungstah, former slave Crik and the other freed Downers encounter the magical and terrifying nature of their world. They face spectral Shepherds, man-eating Rukmush, and the ancient giants of the earth. When two of their group are captured, Crik is distraught and powerless.

Meanwhile back in the city, Durgan, former Captain of the King’s Guard who allowed Crik and his friends to escape from Ungstah, is now a Downer, one of the Branded. Amid the murmurings of an uprising among the Branded, Durgan just wants to be left alone to search for his missing …

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Apr 12 2017
0

Black Dawn by Mallory McCartney – Guest Post @MalMcCartney

Black Dawn by Mallory McCartney – Guest Post @MalMcCartney

Black Dawn by Mallory McCartney

The end of an Empire, The rise of a Queen

Emory Fae enjoys leading a quiet, normal life. That is until two mysterious, and handsome soldiers show up at her apartment, and the life she knew is instantly whisked away. Memphis Carter and Brokk Foster come from the magical and war ridden world of Kiero, and upon Emory’s arrival she will discover she is the long lost heir to the Royal Line and is thrown into the Black Dawn Rebellion with a dynamic role to ignite the rebels and reclaim her throne.

With both men being darkly woven in her past Emory uncovers hidden secrets, a power held long dormant, and will soon realize there are …

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Apr 10 2017
20

Treasure in Paradise by Kathi Daley – TJ Jensen Character Interview + Giveaway

Treasure in Paradise by Kathi Daley – TJ Jensen Character Interview + Giveaway

Treasure in Paradise by Kathi Daley
A TJ Jensen Mystery Book 7

Tj Jensen and her family head to Turtle Cove Resort for summer vacation, but their plans for rest and relaxation are thwarted when they find a dead treasure hunter in the attic of the resort’s main house. Initially vowing not to get involved, Tj quickly changes her tune when the Gull Island deputy on the case closes it after a bare bones investigation. All evidence points to foul play, and Tj’s determined to uncover what the deputy wants to keep hidden. With the help of her best friend and a chatty parrot, Tj digs up a centuries old legend, a hidden map, and secrets buried deeper than pirate’s treasure.

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Apr 09 2017
11

Silence of the Jams by Gayle Leeson – Character Guest Post + Giveaway

Silence of the Jams by Gayle Leeson – Character Guest Post + Giveaway

Silence of the Jams by Gayle Leeson
A Down South Café Mystery #2

In the latest Southern cozy from the author of The Calamity Café, small-town chef Amy Flowers can’t take her freedom for granted when she’s served up as a murder suspect…

It’s Independence Day in Winter Garden, Virginia, and the residents are gearing up for their annual celebration. The Down South Café is open and flourishing, and Amy Flowers is busy making pies and cakes for the holiday. The only thorn in her side is Chamber of Commerce director George Lincoln, who is trying to buy the café so he can tear it down and build a B&B on the site.

When George collapses while eating at the Down South, everybody …

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Apr 08 2017
0

A Strange Companion by Lisa Manterfield – Blast + Giveaway

A Strange Companion by Lisa Manterfield – Blast + Giveaway

 

A Strange Companion by Lisa Manterfield

Kat Richardson isn’t running away from grief; she’s just hiding out in a gloomy Welsh university town until she’s sure it’s gone. Now, one year, nine months, and 27 days after the climbing death of her first love, Gabe, she thinks she’s ready to venture out into the relationship world again. And Owen—a cake-baking, Super Ball-making chemistry student—appears to be a kind, funny, and very attractive option.

But the arrival of Kat’s newly adopted niece, Mai, forces her home to northern England, where she runs headfirst into all the memories of Gabe she’s tried to leave behind—and discovers that Mai stirs up an unnerving feeling of déjà vu. Before long, Kat’s logical, scientific beliefs about life …

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Apr 07 2017
6

Friendly Fill-Ins for 4/7/17

Friendly Fill-Ins for 4/7/17

This is week 48 for Friendly Fill-Ins, but I’m just now joining in. The fill-ins are posted at McGuffy’s Reader and 15 and Meowing, along with a link-up. I’m going to put this on my calendar so I remember to do it each week. Let me know if you are participating also, I’d love to check out your responses. 🙂

1. I don’t understand why avocado is so popular. I’ve tried it once, in a homemade salad dressing, and I just couldn’t get past the texture. Not a fan of it at all. I’ve never tried guacamole.

2. My in-case-of-emergency person is my boyfriend, Donny.

3. There is so much crazy weather lately! It was in the 60s …

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Apr 07 2017
3

The Last Sin by KL Murphy

The Last Sin by KL Murphy

The Last Sin
by KL Murphy
on Tour March 13 – April 14, 2017

Synopsis:

Detective Mike Cancini has seen some dark days, but his skills are put to the test when a priest is discovered, brutally murdered in a run-down church in Washington, D.C. The man who discovered the body is none other than Cancini’s longtime friend and confidant, Father Joe Rossi. The murdered priest, Father Matthew Holland, was adored by the congregation, and it seems clear that this was a crime of opportunity in a deteriorating neighborhood.

However, Cancini soon learns some shocking details from the church secretary, and begins to suspect that Father Holland was not as saintly as he may have appeared. This new information leads to a trail of bribes …

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