Weekly Goodreads Giveaways 61719 #thegoodreadsgames

Let’s start the week off with a positive, winning attitude (see what I did there?!) This is a list of 16 Goodreads giveaways that are ending very soon– today through Friday! Get your entries in by clicking the book title below the cover image. May the bookish odds be ever in your favor! Ending TODAY!…

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Interview with Kim Hooper | In Their Own Words #authorinterview #kimhooper #sundaysessions

I was engaged by TINY from the start! We meet three different people tied together by grief and tragedy. It was a fast paced story that takes a look at grief and how these characters grieve in their own way and at their own speed. Set in Orange County, Kim Hooper has written a beautiful…

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First Lines Fridays | Find Your Next Book 6.14.19 #firstlinesfridays #weeklyfeature

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first…

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Book Review | The Other Side of Paradise by Sally Koslow #sallykoslow #suzyapprovedblogtour

Thanks to Suzy Approved Book Tours and author Sally Koslow for including OrangeCountyReaders on this blog tour which coincides with the paperback release of this 2018 title. Genre: Historical Fiction Published: May 29, 2018 Pages: 352 My Thoughts What a sad story. Sheilah Graham and F. Scott Fitzgerald have a love affair ten years after…

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First Lines Fridays | Find Your Next Read 6.7.19 #firstlines #weeklyfeature

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first…

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Book Spotlight | Ashes In A Coconut by Bo Kearns #bokearns #ashesinacoconut #suzyapprovedblogtour

Genre: Romantic Suspense Published:May 15, 2019 Pages: 270 A big thanks to Suzy Approved Blog Tour for including us on the tour. This is an unique love story wrapped in a mystery set in an exotic locale. Isn’t that cover gorgeous? About The Book To save her marriage, Laura Harrison accompanies her husband Jack to…

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Book Review and Giveaway | The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke #TheMedallion #CathyGohlke #HFVBTBlogTours

Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance, Christian Published: June 4, 2019 Pages: 402 Author Cathy Gohlke has written a touching and inspirational story set during World War II in Poland. Thank you to Amy at Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours for including us on the blog tour! The Medallion by Cathy Gohlke was one of the best…

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Book Review | Scenes From The Heartland by Donna Baer Stein #suzyapprovedbooktour

Genre: Short Stories Published: March 31, 2019 Pages: 154 My Thoughts Do you know who Thomas Hart Benton is? He was an American painter and muralist. The figures in his paintings showed everyday people in scenes of life in the United States, particularly Missouri where he was born in 1889. Author Donna Baier Stein has…

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