Tag Archive: #boutofbooks

Aug 22 2016

#boutofbooks 17 Bout of Books Day 1

Need help? We have #boutofbooks experts: @Kelsenator @JLenniDorner @Odrah @palmerspageturn @sharlenesays & @yogikai — Bout of Books (@boutofbooks) August 23, 2016 To kick of #boutofbooks 17, I read a book by a debut author I’ve interviewed. The power, energy, and feel of rock concerts seep out of the beginning of this New Adult book. Can …

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Aug 18 2016

I am a #BoutOfBooks Expert

Let’s get ready to rumb…Read!

May 13 2016

#BoutOfBooks 16 Day 5 #freakyboutofbooks and #IWSG Parallels and #RelayForLife

#freakyboutofbooks on the blog of @JLenniDorner #boutofbooks

I won my copy of this excellent book from Sandra Cox’s giveaway. L. G. Keltner — Felix Was Here — The story reminds me of the Stepford Wives. It also reminds me of the book The Invasion of Tearling, the Lily parts that I loved so much. A great short story that I can imagine …

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May 12 2016

#BoutofBooks 16 Day 4 If You Like This, Try This @jk_rowling @PatrickRothfuss #NewToYou2016

Harry Potter versus King Killer image

  5 stars is NOT enough. Here’s 10. Stop everything you are doing. Call off work, order pizza, hire a babysitter– whatever it takes. You need to read this book NOW. Top priority. Yes, it is that great. If you liked Harry Potter, and have since reached adulthood, it’s time to graduate to The Kingkiller …

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May 11 2016

#BoutOfBooks 16 Day 3 with My 5 Fav Colorful Covers and my 3 @VictoriaAveyard reviews

REVIEWS of books read today: “There is nothing so terrible as a story untold.” Not just writing motivation, but a quote that explains the reason for this story. The lack of world building could make comprehending this difficult for anyone who hasn’t read Red Queen. It’s a good story, an interesting one. Nice romance. In …

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May 10 2016

#BoutofBooks 16 Day 2

I read a few pages but did not finish any books today. Actually, I finished one OR half of one. I’ll explain that later. #boutofbooks and #shelfie4boutofbooksCheck out my #50BookPledge Bookshelf https://t.co/v2rmr3PdUK — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) May 11, 2016 Socialize online with J Lenni Dorner: Click to discover the ~~~Amazon US $30 egiftcard and …

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May 09 2016

#BoutofBooks 16 Day 1 #insixwords nemophilist, quirky, determined, dreamer, inspiration’s Master

#boutofbooks 15 January 2016 https://t.co/CODzmX1z5E #insixwordsWriter, Blogger, Lenni-Lenape, persevering, creative — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) January 5, 2016 My #insixwords from January is still accurate! But here are six more: nemophilist quirky determined dreamer inspiration’s Master The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 1) by Patrick Rothfuss A fantastic book that trickles in like …

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Apr 29 2016

Make lawn watering a GOAL to prevent greener grass on the other side #quote

Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 5990 — up 327 from last month! Download the update for my blog theme, whatever that might entail 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, …

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Apr 26 2016

Signed up for #boutofbooks 16

I’ve talked about it in so many posts over the past six weeks (at least) that if you DIDN’T see this coming… well, you must be new here. (Seriously, it’s my Featured Share on Mondays!) I’m very excited to be in the reading marathon. All of April was spent blogging and blog commenting. I’ve written, …

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Apr 23 2016

Disappoinment

“Once again, my request to join the Headless Hunt has been denied.” Hello esteemed challenge host applicants! Thank you for applying to be a Bout of Books challenge host for our 16th (!!!) readathon. Unfortunately, due to a low response, we’re doing something different this time around, and won’t be having outside challenges. :'( However, …

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Jan 29 2016

The Candy Heart Mentions Goals

Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 4971 — up 71 from last month! Download the update for my blog theme, whatever that might entail Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 4 blog hops/fests. Includes the A to Z challenge in April! Participate in at least 2 #OABookClub …

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Jan 19 2016

#BoutofBooks #NewToYou2016 Reviews The Maine Woods and Invisible Cities plus Giveaway wrap up

Congratulations to @anbpowers Anita- the winner. GIVEAWAY Blog Hop – Hello my name is https://t.co/QISRa7Ru5D pic.twitter.com/EFR5S9DRgm — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) January 19, 2016 In the “Hello my name is” giveaway, I asked people to describe my blog. Those who did said this: . The Maine Woods By Henry David Thoreau I have not read this …

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Jan 04 2016

#boutofbooks 15 January 2016

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 4th and runs through Sunday, January 10th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and …

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Jan 01 2016

The 2015 Year In Review #stats for this Blog

For my readers who like numbers and charts. Visits in 2015 = 4,877

Dec 31 2015

Happy New Year to You and My #Resolution and Goals

Resolution res·o·lu·tion rezəˈlo͞oSH(ə)n a firm decision to do or not to do something Resolution 1: I firmly decide to read and review 50 books in 2016. Resolution 2: I firmly decide to publish something new this year. Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 4945 — up 45 from …

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Aug 24 2015

#Boutofbooks 14 Wrap Up

It was a great week. I enjoyed participating and will certainly be back in January. I accomplished most of my goals. Had life not tossed me a curve ball last night, I’m certain I would have reached them all. I believe I still will within the week. I can say that The Queen of the …

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Aug 22 2015

#boutofbooks 14 day 6 Roadtrip with @S_InWonderland and a #GrammarPolice

A5. My favorite mythical creature is a dragon. #boutofbooks — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) August 22, 2015 A6. #boutofbooks Books I surprised me by how much <3 The Other Normals https://t.co/z0m9mbp9MN and Red Queen https://t.co/1M4gZannKQ — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) August 22, 2015 A7. #boutofbooks It's not about how many pages you read, it's about how …

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Aug 21 2015

#boutofbooks 14 Day 5 is on My Birthday

Welcome! Come on in. Would you like a slice of cake? Red Velvet, White cake with Baileys Cream Cheese Icing, or Dark Chocolate Guinness Cake with strawberries? Today’s #BoutOfBooks challenge is on the blog of Blue Books and Butterflies. Pick two characters from two different books who will be great together in a romantic relationship. …

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Aug 20 2015

#BoutofBooks 14 #4SeasonsBookCovers by @kimberlyreads and a quote on #reviews by @Trans1110 #TeamTrans1110

The 2 most important words to use in an online review especially a negative 1 are "My Opinion" Be truthful & avoid lawsuits! #TeamTrans1110 — #TeamTrans1110 344K (@Trans1110) August 18, 2015 This is my entry for the Four Seasons in Book Covers Challenge. Details are at the blog of Kimberly Faye Reads. I’ve been a …

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Aug 19 2015

#boutofbooks 14 MASH #bookreview #writetip and #query update with thanks to @NaomiLHughes

QUERY UPDATE! Thanks to Naomi Hughes @NaomiLHughes, I have a new and (fingers crossed) awesome query letter. Here’s the main part: Thoughts? DAY 3 Here’s my MASH for the Rocky Top Real Talk #boutofbooks challenge. I looked for an online version of the game. Sadly, the categories were not customizable. (If someone finds one that …

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