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Travelers – Meradeth Houston: Book Review + Blog Tour

Sienna comes from a family of Travelers who have the incredible ability to jump through time, providing they stick to a set of rules that ensure history remains as it should be, deaths take their natural course, and the future isn’t altered. Sienna has always stuck to the rules, even when her heart was torn apart by the death of her boyfriend, Henry. But when her best friend and his sister, Joan, bends the rules of Travelers in order to bring him back to life, Sienna’s past and everyone involved in it is erased, and Joan seems to stop at…

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Reasons to Love the Throne of Glass Series (So Far!)

Throne of Glass is a YA high fantasy series of books that is loved by bookworms all over the world. I was actually a late-comer to the Throne of Glass fandom, but man, I had been missing out! I’ve just recently finished Heir of Fire and, oh my Lordy, I can’t wait for the next instalment. Have you ever read a book that kind of just stays with you for aaaaages afterwards? Yeah? This full series was one of them. Queen of Shadows is the new addition to the Throne of Glass series and it is released today! I’m waiting…

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We Are All Made of Stars: Book Review

“If there’s one thing I’ve learnt while I’ve been working the night shift at Marie Francis it’s that this is the one thing that sets us apart from other animals, the one thing that makes us human. Hope.” We Are All Made of Stars* is the beautifully written and heartfelt story of several characters, all of whom are facing their own fears whilst grasping on to hope that things can get better. Though the synopsis only mentions Stella’s story, we see snippets from the point of view of Hugh, a young guy whose girlfriend recently left him leaving nothing behind…

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The Broken Hearts Book Club: Cover Reveal

Today on Beauty, Books and Babble, I am treating you all by helping to reveal the beautiful cover for Lynsey James’s new book, The Broken Hearts Book Club. It’s a truly beautiful cover (I adore the lace detail in the corner!) and sounds like a wonderful story too. Check out the lovely cover below and keep reading to find out more about The Broken Hearts Book Club and it’s author, Lynsey James… The Broken Hearts Book Club Secrets never stay buried for long… Lucy Harper has always been good at one thing: running from her past. But when her beloved…

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Guest Post: The Book Title of My Dreams by Kai Strand

Today I have a guest post from the lovely Kai Strand, all about how she decided on the title of her book, Finding Thor. I hope you enjoy it, and keep on reading to find out all about Finding Thor and where you can buy it! The Book Title of My Dreams By Kai Strand “I’ve got to figure out what to name this book! I can’t keep calling it Cara & Nik.” The entire time I wrote the first draft of Finding Thor, as well as through a majority of edits, I called it Cara & Nik. Sometimes I…

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Book Review + Blog Tour: Normal by Graeme Cameron

★★★★✩ In Normal, we follow the day to day life of a man who is seemingly ordinary to outsiders, yet following the story through his own eyes, we see how far from normal he really is. This man, you see, is a serial killer, and a good one at that. “The truth is I hurt people. It’s what I do. It’s all I do. It’s all I’ve ever done. I’m not… normal.”  I’m going to tread lightly around explaining the outline of this book, as I really dont want to spoil anything for all of you potential readers because you’re…

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Book Review + Blog Tour: Red Carpet Day Job by Tasha Cotter

 ★★★✩✩+ After plucking up the courage to finally end things with her high school sweetheart boyfriend, Sophie Waldrop finds herself being introduced to a client at work; a client that just so happens to be Nick Jackson, Hollywood’s biggest up-and-coming actor. When Nick asks Sophie to accompany him to his next red carpet event, she can’t believe her luck. But surely it’s just business – can a big Hollywood star really like her? Despite his playboy reputation and a long list of ex-girlfriends, Sophie finds herself unexpectedly liking Nick, and she’s pretty sure he feels the same way. Can a…

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Book Review + Blog Tour: The Darkness Comes by Bruce Blake

★★★★✩ As part of the Neverland Blog Tour for The Darkness comes by Bruce Blake, I received a review copy of the book, so a big thank you to Jenny. I gave this book 4 stars, and am excited for the next installment of the series! My review is spoiler free but may mention things from the first book. Find my review for the first book here. The Darkness Comes is the second book in Bruce Blake’s The Small Gods series. We continue to follow the stories of the numerous characters from the first installment, each of them heading towards…

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Guest Post: It Takes a Village to Write a Story by S.P. Sipal

Today I have a guest post from the wonderful S.P. Sipal all about the writing process of her new book, Southern Fried Wiccan. I hope you enjoy it, and keep on reading to find out all about Southern Fried Wiccan and where you can buy it! It Takes a Village to Write a Story By S.P. Sipal Authors get asked all the time where they get their ideas and how they transform these wisps of thought into a written book. For me, each idea, each story is unique, and I receive and process each one differently. But one of the…