Fourth Friday Giveaway ~ June Is Audiobook Month


It’s time for the Fourth Friday Giveaway hosted by Recorded Books in honor of June Is Audiobook Month! Hopefully you will agree with me that it’s better late than never. Just as with last week, this week has been nuts. My work week is over, so now I can concentrate on the fun stuff. First, […]

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Fantastic #JIAM Listens


This week has turned out to be no less hectic than last week. Unfortunately my life has no regard for June Is Audiobook Month. I do want to share some excellent audiobooks I’ve experienced recently. I still have every intention of reviewing them, but I want to share these recent recommendations during #JIAM.    The […]

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APA Audiobook of the Year ~ June Is Audiobook Month Giveaway

Cover of Mandela

It seems fitting to me, as APA’s Audiobook Blogger of the Year, that I have been offered the opportunity to giveaway a copy of the 2015 APA Audiobook of the Year, Mandela: An Audio History. This audiobook, published by Highbridge Audio and narrated by Nelson Mandela, Desmund Tutu, and Joe Richman, is just a little over an […]

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Third Friday Giveaway ~ June Is Audiobook Month


If there has ever been a TGIF, then today is it. Wow! What a busy, stressful, work-intensive week. As much as I’d have loved to have written some audiobook reviews for this week, it just wasn’t possible. As it is, it’s almost noon on Friday and I’m just now putting together this Third Friday post… […]

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Second Friday Giveaway ~ June Is Audiobook Month


The second Friday of June is finally here! I don’t know about anyone else, but I’m especially looking forward to this weekend. I’ve only got 2 and a half hours left of The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson and I’m itching to take a long walk, clean the house, and do laundry this weekend […]

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Fat Girl Walking by Brittany Gibbons ~ Excerpt, Review, and Giveaway

Cover of Fat Girl Walking

Fat Girl Walking by Brittany Gibbons Published by: Dey Street Books Published on: May 19, 2015 Page Count: 240 Genre: Memoir My Reading Format: Hardcover sent to me to participate in the author’s book tour. Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Excerpt from Chapter 13: NOW WHAT? My fitness and body aspirations at thirty are […]

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Monday Mini ~ Church of Marvels


Before I jump into my review, I want to congratulate two June Is Audiobook Month winners from last week: Bobbie was the 7th person to comment on my Euphoria givaway post, making her the lucky winner. Congratulations, Bobbie! Susie was the 4th person to comment on my interview with Natalie S. Harnett, making her the lucky […]

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First Friday Giveaway ~ June Is Audiobook Month


June is Audiobook Month! I love it! Nearly an entire month of celebration is still ahead of us and I’m so excited that it’s finally Friday. There’s a full time of listening ahead, but this month there’s also a little something more. Recorded Books reached out to me and has offered me four amazing audiobook […]

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Interview with Natalie S. Harnett & Audiobook Giveaway

Cover of Hollow Ground

Today I have the honor of interviewing author Natalie S. Harnett about her novel The Hollow Ground and the audiobook version narrated by Luci Christian. It is a pleasure to feature her here and to offer one lucky reader a copy of The Hollow Ground. Many thanks to Audible for sponsoring this giveaway. Welcome, Natalie. It’s a pleasure to have […]

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My Brutal Youth Blurb – Now In Paperback!


Last year I read and love Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican. Reading it was such a cathartic experience. I had no idea how open some of my own wounds from high school still were.  Today the book is being released in paperback and I was surprised this morning by a wonderful email from the author. He […]

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