Tag: Book Review

Sep 25 2017

#TackleTBR WrapUp 2017

The Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon is hosted by Wishful Endings. It runs from September 11th through 24th 2017 with the goal of diminishing our to-read pile of books. All books in any format and source count and you do not have to be a blogger to participate. There are challenges and giveaways as well. You …

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Sep 13 2017

#TackleTBR and Top 5 Books to Buy and Book Review with thanks to BookBot Bob

The Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon is hosted by Wishful Endings. It runs from September 11th through 24th 2017 with the goal of diminishing our to-read pile of books. All books in any format and source count and you do not have to be a blogger to participate. There are challenges and giveaways as well. You …

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Aug 27 2017

#BoutOfBooks 20 Read-a-Thon #RAT Final Post and Book Reviews

I’m took part in the Bout of Books 20 Read-a-thon from August 21 to 27. You’ll find a challenge over there on Friday, Aug 25, created by yours truly! My goals for Bout of Books 20 were not just to read a lot of books (I aimed for 5, read 8!!!), but also to connect. …

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Aug 26 2017

#BoutOfBooks 20 Read-a-Thon #RAT Book Review and #challenge Love to Hate

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 20 Read-a-thon from August 21 to 27. You’ll find a challenge over there on Friday, Aug 25, created by yours truly! Birthday celebrating reader, writer, author interviewer. #InSixWords My goals for Bout of Books 20 are not just to read a lot of books (I’m hoping to …

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Aug 25 2017

#BoutOfBooks 20 Read-a-Thon #RAT Day 4 Book Review

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 20 Read-a-thon from August 21 to 27. You’ll find a challenge over there on Friday, Aug 25, created by yours truly! Birthday celebrating reader, writer, author interviewer. #InSixWords My goals for Bout of Books 20 are not just to read a lot of books (I’m hoping to …

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Aug 24 2017

#BoutOfBooks 20 Read-a-Thon #RAT Book Review and If You Like This Try That #challenge

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 20 Read-a-thon from August 21 to 27. You may even find a challenge over there on Friday, Aug 25, created by yours truly! Birthday celebrating reader, writer, author interviewer. #InSixWords My goals for Bout of Books 20 are not just to read a lot of books (I’m …

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Aug 23 2017

#BoutOfBooks 20 Book Review #bookspinerainbow #synopsisrewritebob20 #readathon

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 20 Read-a-thon from August 21 to 27. You may even find a challenge over there on the Friday, Aug 25, created by yours truly! Birthday celebrating reader, writer, author interviewer. #InSixWords My goals for Bout of Books 20 are not just to read a lot of books …

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Jun 02 2017

Book Review of 47 Mind Hacks for Writers #NewToMe2017

47 Mind Hacks link

I read: 47 Mind Hacks for Writers by Karen Dimmick & Steve Dimmick #NewToMe2017 – I have not previously read this book or anything by these authors. There were parts of this book that interested me as a writer. It would certainly be more relevant for non-fiction than fiction, but it’s still useful either way. …

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May 14 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 7 Book Review

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 13 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 6 Book Review #seasonsofbooks

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 12 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 5 Book Reviews @kfc ‏@VictoriaAveyard #BookSpineRainbow

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 09 2017

#BoutofBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 2 Book Review #NewToMe2017 Not A Font

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) Not a Font “Illustrative Typography” That’s what this image to the right is. How do I know for sure? Because I made it with …

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Jan 03 2017

My #BoutOfBooks 18 Day 1 Book Review and #InSixWords

Reader, SpecFic Writer, Debut Author Interviewer #InSixWords #BoutOfBooks — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) January 3, 2017 Blog, Inc.: Blogging for Passion, Profit, and to Create Community by Joy Deangdeelert Cho @ohjoy — #DiversityBingo2017 What a fantastic book with which to kick off 2017! I picked this up on a whim during an Amazon sale, and …

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Dec 29 2016

Book Reviews from December #NewToYou2016

Cosmic Seasoning: A Collection of Short Stories By L.G. Keltner July 29, 2015 This collection of speculative fiction stories was very fun to read. I enjoyed the “Polite Letter of Complaint” with the line: I would never insult such a rotund, mentally-deficient, greedy despot such as yourself. There are some news-relevant, deep stories mixed in …

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Oct 28 2016

Nightmare Before Nanowrimo – Goals, Book Reviews, and Flash Fiction for Spooktoberfest

Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 6334 — UP 47 from last month Download the update for my blog theme Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 4 blog hops/fests. Participate in at least 2 #OABookClub reads Rewrite and edit my urban fantasy novel, then get the new …

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Sep 27 2016

#TackleTBR Day 15 Wrap Up, Book Reviews, and Childhood Favorite

DAY OF THE CHALLENGE/DATE = Day 15, Sept 26 Book Read: The Soul of Wit By Oloris Publishing Pages Read: appx 29 (word count divided by 475 = page count for a 6″ x 9″ book ~~ Words: 16,550) Review: *I am one of the authors in this anthology. This is a short, easy read. …

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Apr 10 2016

Allegiant Book Review #NewToYou2016

Allegiant by Veronica Roth My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a great book filled with plenty of emotion. There are excellent character arcs. Self-sacrifice, love, family, protection, and survival are all well integrated. Symbolism pops up. Allegiant even manages to be politically relevant to the 2016 election. Humans try to better themselves. They …

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Sep 19 2015

It be Day 6 of #TackleTBR and #TalkLikeAPirateDay so there be a review of Pirate Dave and his Randy Adventures by @robynpeterman

#TackleTBR template from @TresSherm Day ‘o th’ week and date, matey: Day 6 Sept 19 SatARRday What I read this day: Pirate Dave and his Randy Adventures, The Colorado Kid This day’s treasure looted: Pirate Dave and his Randy Adventures Total number of ships in me fleet: 4 Me captured ships be called: Sam’s Story, …

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Sep 18 2015

Day 5 #TackleTBR Read-a-thon Review of The Invasion of the Tearling

#TackleTBR template from @TresSherm Day of the week/Date: Day 5 Sept 18 Friday What I read today: The Invasion of the Tearling Today’s finished books: The Invasion of the Tearling Total number of finished books: 3 Titles of finished books: Sam’s Story, The Richest Man in Babylon — Six Laws of Wealth, The Invasion of …

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