Giveaway Winner and New Books

The winner of my giveaway of “The Wake of the Bloody Angel” by Alex Bledsoe is Melody Siracusa.  Congratulations!  I’ll be in touch with you via e-mail to give you the info. I got a package today with a shipment from Marx Books, one of my new favorite independent used booksellers.  There were a lotRead more

“Blood Eye” by Giles Kristian (giveaway included)

  “Blood Eye” is the first novel in the Raven series by Giles Kristian.  When I was approached by TLC Book Tours to review a historical fiction novel about Vikings, I immediately got excited, because I had reviewed A. S. Byatt’s Ragnarok: The End of the Gods earlier this year and had been wanting toRead more

“The Wake of the Bloody Angel” by Alex Bledsoe (giveaway included)

  Avast, ye landlubbers!  In case you didn’t get enough pirate fun yesterday during International Talk Like a Pirate Day, today is my stop on the blog tour of Alex Bledsoe’s “The Wake of the Bloody Angel.”  The tour is hosted by TLC Book Tours, and I received a copy of the book in exchangeRead more

We Have a Winner!

And the winner of an e-book copy of Mary P. Lowry’s “The Earthquake Machine” is…  *drumroll* Natalie, from Reflections in a Puddle Congratulations!  I’m sending you an e-mail with details. Note:  The winner was determined via coin flip since there were two entrants.  I designated one entrant as heads and one as tails.  My boyfriend flippedRead more

Interview and Giveaway with Mary P. Lowry, author of “The Earthquake Machine”

Today I’d like to welcome Mary P. Lowry, author of The Earthquake Machine. “The Earthquake Machine” tells the story of a girl named Rhonda who runs away to Mexico in a coming-of-age adventure.  I read it a few weeks ago and enjoyed it tremendously.  I was very excited when Mary agreed to do an interviewRead more