AWRW Way Back Wednesday Book Review: Cruel Sacrifice, by Aphrodite Jones

Way Back Wednesday is a Book Meme created by A Well Read Woman with the aim to write mini book reviews on books read in the past, that left a lasting impression. You know what kind of books I am talking about… The ones that you have read multiple times, and they still bring you […]

AWRW Book Review: Shadows Of Serenity, by Marsha A. Moore

Joyce Runsey spends her life savings to open a yoga studio in an historic Victorian St Augustine house, only to discover the property is haunted. A female ghost’s abusive, and very much alive husband, still tortures her by using dark witchcraft. The disruptive energy thwarts Joyce’s ambition to create a special environment to train students […]

The Jolly Blogger Award

 I was nominated for The Jolly Blogger Award by sister book blogger, Diana, over at Brilliantly Novel. Brilliantly Novel is a fantastic book blogging site, and I am honored that she would nominate me for this award. 🙂 The Rules:   1. Answer the twelve questions that have been left for me. 2. Create twelve […]

AWRW Interview of Multiple Award Winning Indie Author: Julie Frayn

Hi Julie, thank you so much for agreeing to be interviewed. Please tell me a bit about yourself and your background. “Thanks to you, April, for the amazing review, and for inviting me to your blog. Suicide City, a Love Story is my first novel, about a teenage girl who runs away from the farm […]

AWRW Book Review: The Reconciliation (A Novella) Charles & Edward, Part II, by Beau Garcon De La Nuit

Synopsis: After the initial highs and lows of their extraordinary relationship, the two star crossed lovers from different ends of the social spectrum find themselves back in the throws of passion and love for each over. Has Edward changed his ways? Is Charles still blinded by his hopeless infatuation with the beautiful Edward? In this […]

AWRW Book Review: Kick Start: Get Your Motor Running, by Paige Madison

Synopsis For the first time ever, a steamy curvy girl romance novella has been created that allows actual readers to in reality visit in real time in real life, numerous multiple locations, throughout Los Angeles and Southern California as noted in the book. These places such as the Glendon Bar and Restaurant in the Westwood […]

AWRW Book Review: Coming Home for Christmas, by Julia Williams

 “A time to be with those you love….” These three friends are dreading Christmas … Cat needs to get off the ‘has-been’ heap and rescue her flagging TV career but the demands of her extended family are reaching fever pitch and she barely has time to breathe. Meanwhile, Pippa has got too many balls to […]

Snow is Falling & Books are Calling

Snow is falling, and books are calling! Book-lovers, I hope you get lots of books under your Christmas trees! I have a fondness for holiday romances… with lots of sap. And like my 5 yr old Nephew likes to say: (if you enjoy pictures like these, then please like my Facebook page, A Well Read […]

The Addictive Blog Award: Why I Blog

I was kindly nominated for The Addictive Blog Award by sister book blogger, Brin, over at Brin’s Book Blog! Thank you so much Brin for your thoughtful nomination. I am flattered that you would find my blog “addictive”! 🙂 Brin blogs about great books, participates in book related challenges, and features Author spotlights, amongst other bookish […]

Sisterhood of The World Bloggers Award

I’ve been awarded with the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award by sister blogger, Rudina Heroi-Puka. Thank you, Rudina! I am honored by your nomination. 🙂 Please visit her well-rounded blogging site where she discusses books, motherhood, the economy, and politics! There are 5 rules that need to be followed in order to accept the nomination/award: […]

AWRW Way Back Wednesday: Helter Skelter, The True Story of The Manson Murders

Way Back Wednesday is a Book Meme created by A Well Read Woman with the aim to write mini book reviews on books read in the past, that left a lasting impression. You know what kind of books I am talking about… The ones that you have read multiple times, and they still bring you […]

AWRW Book Review: I’ll Take New York, by Miranda Dickinson

“Never make a promise you can’t keep.” Have you ever given up on love? When her boyfriend lets her down for the last time, Brooklyn bookshop owner Bea James makes a decision – no more. No more men, no more heartbreak, and no more pain. Psychiatrist Jake Steinmann is making a new start too, leaving […]

AWRW Book Review: Mazie Baby, by Julie Frayn

When Mazie Reynolds was a young girl, she believed monsters lived under her bed. Now a grown, married woman, she discovers one sleeps in her bed. Mazie schemes to save herself and her daughter. Her plan will work, if she can out-maneuver the monster who is a master of manipulation and control. She’s got one thing […]

AWRW Book Review: Amullette Aflame (Princess X Book III)

After three years in prison without trial, Amullette is given the opportunity for parole if she agrees to raise a stolen child named Mikaya as her own. Another condition of parole is marriage to a high ranking soldier of the Universal. As fate would have it, her selected spouse is her ex-fiancé, Admiral Semaj Kroan. […]

AWRW Way Back Wednesday Book Meme: Sybil, by Flora Rheta Schreiber

Way Back Wednesday is a Book Meme created by A Well Read Woman with the aim to write mini book reviews on books read in the past, that left a lasting impression. You know what kind of books I am talking about… The ones that you have read multiple times, and they still bring you […]

AWRW November Reading Roundup

November was another great month in the blogiverse. While I didn’t read as much as I would’ve liked to, I still participated in book blitzes, hosted a giveaway, and participated in a couple book memes, in addition to writing reviews for the books I read. Incredibly, Author Pete Barber stopped by as part of the […]

AWRW Way Back Wednesday Book Meme: A Child Called “It”, by Dave Pelzer

Way Back Wednesday is a Book Meme created by A Well Read Woman with the aim to write mini book reviews on books read in the past, that left a lasting impression. You know what kind of books I am talking about… The ones that you have read multiple times, and they still bring you […]

Fire & Ice Book Tours: Krengel & The Krampusz by M.C. Norris + GIVEAWAY!

    Have yourself a scary little Christmas…. The epic origin of a beloved holiday icon unfolds, as nine-year-old Klaas Krengel flees plague-ravaged Germania on a swashbuckling adventure across Medieval Europe to the remote ends of the earth, where he finds himself pitted against a gruesome host of adversaries, all resurrected from old Austrian lore. […]