In My Mailbox #6

In My Mailbox #6
Posted April 15, 2012 by Tammy in In My Mailbox / 4 Comments

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren, and is a way to share with other bloggers the books you’ve received over the past week. This week I ended up with a very interesting group of books in all kinds of genres. Here they are: Unholy Night by Seth Grahame-Smith. Purchased. Grahame-Smith wrote Abraham […]

BIG NEWS! New Books by Some Old Favorites

BIG NEWS! New Books by Some Old Favorites
Posted April 13, 2012 by Tammy in News / 2 Comments

If you haven’t been on the internet lately, you may be one of the three people on the planet who haven’t heard  about J. K. Rowling’s latest.  The Casual Vacancy, her first novel for adults, will be published by Rowling’s new publisher Little, Brown on September 27, 2012. Obviously the cover design has not yet […]

Fifty Shades of Purple Prose

Fifty Shades of Purple Prose
Posted April 9, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews, Ruminations / 9 Comments

OK, I’ll admit it. I’ve been intrigued by Fifty Shades of Grey for a few weeks now. Since books are my thing, it’s especially gratifying when a book makes headlines. Even a book about (gasp) sex.  The fact that Fifty Shades of Grey started out as fan fiction on the internet, based on the Twilight […]

OLDSOUL Giveaway Winner!

OLDSOUL Giveaway Winner!
Posted April 8, 2012 by Tammy in Giveaways / 0 Comments

And the winner of the Oldsoul signed ARC and bookmark is…Alicia B.! Congratulations, your prize will be in the mail soon. I had fun being part of the Oldsoul Blog Tour. Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway. Next week I’ll be participating in another Blog Tour with another giveaway, so stayed tuned… (winner selected […]

STREET CREDS by Zach Fortier – Review

STREET CREDS by Zach Fortier – Review
Posted April 7, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 0 Comments

Although my review of Zach Fortier’s Curbchek was less than favorable, the author asked me to read and review Street Creds, which follows much the same format but focuses on Fortier’s time working on the Gang Task Force.  I expected Curbchek to be a novel, which it claims to be. But it was a rather […]

OLDSOUL Giveaway Ends Soon! Don’t Miss Out!

OLDSOUL Giveaway Ends Soon! Don’t Miss Out!
Posted April 5, 2012 by Tammy in Giveaways / 0 Comments

Dan Haring’s Oldsoul Blog Tour is almost over, and that means my giveaway of a signed Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) of Oldsoul is almost over too.  You still have time to enter by clicking here and filling out the entry form.  US residents only please! Winner will also receive an Oldsoul bookmark. I really enjoyed […]

In My Mailbox #5

In My Mailbox #5
Posted April 2, 2012 by Tammy in In My Mailbox / 0 Comments

Welcome to In My Mailbox, hosted by The Story Siren!  I’m posting on Monday this week instead of Sunday, due to my participation in Dan Haring’s Oldsoul Blog Tour, but I have some good books to share nonetheless, and they all just happen to be indie books.  Here’s what I received this week: The Accordo […]