The Goodreads Games | The ARC Edition 71719 #thegoodreadsgames

Hey book-buddies! It’s been hot here in Southern California, but not triple-digits yet. I took a week off and I’m back today with a VERY SPECIAL mid-week version of the Goodreads Games. What makes these so special? They. Are. All. Advanced. Reader. Copies. That’s 14 ARCs up for grabs!🔥 🔥 🔥 Get your entries in…

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Weekly Goodreads Giveaways | 7819 #thegoodreadsgames

Happy Monday ! It was a wild weekend with earthquakes and World Cup soccer. Let’s continue the celebration with this list of 16 Goodreads giveaways and 5 🔥 ARCs that are ending very soon– today through Sunday! Get your entries in by clicking the book title below the cover image. May the bookish odds be…

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Mid-Year Freakout Book Tag #midyearfreakout #OrangeCountyReads

Mid-Year Freakout Book Tag My friend Tina over at Reading Between the Pages posted this recently and I had to jump on the bandwagon! It’s a great way to look back on your reading year so far. Best Book You Have Read So Far In 2019… Can I pick three? I can’t choose! These titles…

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Top Ten Tuesday | Ten Childhood Favorites #toptentuesday #childhoodbooks

Top Ten Tuesday – Childhood Favorites I’m back with another Top Ten Tuesday list! Today’s prompt is all about “favorites from your childhood” which was so much fun to put together. So many memories! Lots of orphans, horses and islands. Richard Scarry Scarry’s most famous series of books was about Busytown. Scarry’s characters were almost…

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June In Review | #monthlywrapup #orangecountyreaders

June 2019 Wrap Up Hey friends! June was a hella-busy month and I didn’t read as many books as I would have liked. I read 7️⃣ Books in June. ⬇️ 4 from May. However, for blog news and author events… it was a stellar month! ❗️I attended a fabulous BookSparks event at the Dream Hotel…

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Weekly Goodreads Giveaways | 7119 #thegoodreadsgames

It’s the first of July! What?! Seven is a lucky number, right? Let’s start the seventh month off with a positive, winning attitude (see what I did there?!) This is a list of 17 HOT Goodreads giveaways (And 7 ARCs) that are ending very soon– today through Sunday! Get your entries in by clicking the…

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Interview with Kaira Rouda | In Their Own Words #kairarouda #thefavoritedaughter #sundaysessions

I’m so pleased to welcome one of my favorite local authors to the blog. Kaira Rouda is the author of several books including her two most recent titles, BEST DAY EVER and THE FAVORITE DAUGHTER. Here’s my review of her latest. I’ve met Kaira several times and she has such a sweet and magnetic happy…

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Book Review and Excerpt | The Evil That Was Done by Michele Pariza Wacek #secretsofredemption #thriller

Welcome to the Release Tour for THE EVIL THAT WAS DONE by Michele PW – brought to you by Forever Write PR. Michele PW is back with THE EVIL THAT WAS DONE, the shocking conclusion where long-buried secrets will finally be revealed. Time is running out for Becca to prove she isn’t responsible for the…

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