Author Spotlight, Blog Tour

Book Feature | St. Francis Society for Wayward Pets by Annie England Noblin #tlcbooktours #stfrancissocietyforwaywardpets #orangecountyreads

How do you feel about cats & dogs wearing clothes? Before I had a small dog, I would have scoffed at the idea of “undignified” animal outfits. Now, I completely get it! Today is my stop on the book tour for this heartwarming new title from Annie England Noblin. Thanks to TLC Book Tours and […]

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Book Lists, TBR

Featured New Releases | Bookstore Link #bookstorelink #tbr #orangecountyreads

Featured New Releases From thriller to debut to memoirs, here are a few new releases for January I can’t wait to read! Also, I’m very excited to introduce a new way to support independent bookstores! Bookstore Link, built by @librofm is LIVE! Bookstore Link makes it easy to link to specific books and drive sales […]

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Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review | Dreamland by Nancy Bilyeau #endeavourmedia #dreamland @tudorscribe

Welcome to my stop on the DREAMLAND blog tour.  I received a complimentary review copy in exchange for an honest review.  Thanks to Endeavour Media and author Nancy Bilyeau! Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Published: January 16, 2020 Pages: 386 Source: Endeavour Media My Thoughts: I was part of the “cover reveal” team so I was […]

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Announcements, Blog Tour

Release Day Blast | The Ghost of Madison Avenue by Nancy Bilyeau #TheGhostofMadisonAvenue #NancyBilyeau #HFVBTBlogTours #HistoricalMystery #NewYork #NewRelease #BookBirthday

I’m so happy to join author Nancy Bilyeau and Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours in a very special release day blast! I hope you’ll add it to your TBR if you like historical fiction and mysteries too!The Ghost of Madison Avenue by Nancy BilyeauPublication Date: December 13, 2019eBook, 108 pagesGenre: Historical Mystery   Christmas Ghost Story in […]

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General Info

Book Review | Arroyo by Chip Jacobs #bookreview #chipjacobs #arroyo #rarebirdbooks #suzyapproved #orangecountyreads

Welcome to my stop on the Blog Tour hosted by Suzy Approved Book Tours. Thanks as well to the author and Rare Bird Books for the complimentary review copy. Genre: Historical Fiction Published: 10/15/19 Pages: 353 My Thoughts I was drawn to this book initially because it’s set in Southern California and refers to local […]

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Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review and Blog Tour| This Is Not How It Ends by Rochelle Weinstein #suzyapproved #getredpr #bookreview #orangecountyreads

I was pleased with the ending and shed so many tears, but it felt a little hurried, after the first three-quarters of slow buildup.  Certain details felt contrived and a bit predictable but overall it was an entertaining and tremendously moving story, with a writing style similar to Colleen Hoover. Themes of grief, abandonment, romance, […]

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First Lines Fridays

First Lines Fridays | Find Your Next Book 11819 #firstlinesfridays #orangecountyreads

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 […]

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Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review | The Source: The Secrets of the Universe, the Science of the Brain by Tara Swart #thesource @tlcbooktours @harperonebooks @drtaraswart

Welcome to our stop on the blog tour for The Source: The Secrets of the Universe, the Science of the Brain by Tara Swart |Thanks so much to TLC Book Tours for including us on this tour. Please note:  I received a free advanced copy of this book in exchange for my honest opinion. This […]

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