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Book Review: The Gift of the Quoxxel by Richard Titus

King Norr was not content. He longed to know the world beyond his tiny, island  kingdom of Nibb. The Nibbians, however, were not a seafaring people and had no desire to travel elsewhere. Why bother, they said. What could be as perfect as Nibb?  Even so, Norr watched foreign ships come and go. They approached,… Continue reading Book Review: The Gift of the Quoxxel by Richard Titus

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Book Spotlight: Predators by Michaelbrent Collings

She is one of the only animals who can chase a lion from its kill… Evie Childs hoped the all-expense-paid trip to Africa would give her a chance at adventure. Maybe it would even let her forget a past that haunts her, and find safety from a husband who abuses her. Her jaws can crush… Continue reading Book Spotlight: Predators by Michaelbrent Collings

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Audiobook Reviews: Scrappy Little Nobody & The Woman in the Window

A collection of humorous autobiographical essays by the Academy Award-nominated actress and star of Up in the Air and Pitch Perfect. Even before she made a name for herself on the silver screen starring in films like Pitch Perfect, Up in the Air, Twilight, and Into the Woods, Anna Kendrick was unusually small, weird, and “10 percent defiant.” At the ripe age… Continue reading Audiobook Reviews: Scrappy Little Nobody & The Woman in the Window

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Book Spotlight: Gazelle in the Shadows by Michelle Peach

In the mid 90s, Elizabeth Booth, a young British college student studying Arabic at Durham University, travels to Damascus to immerse herself in the Syrian language. Taken aback by the generosity and kindness of the people there, she easy slips into a life in the ancient city. She has friends, her studies, and even a… Continue reading Book Spotlight: Gazelle in the Shadows by Michelle Peach

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Saturday Song: Hold My Girl by George Ezra

Happy Saturday! I noticed while driving today that the leaves on the trees are starting to change, so I guess that means I’m allowed to do all the autumn things, right? And by that, I mean wear all my sweaters, and drink cocoa, and eat halloween candy. Anyway, here’s a song: As with many of… Continue reading Saturday Song: Hold My Girl by George Ezra

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Book Review: Ten After Closing by Jessica Bayliss

10PM: Closing time at Cafe Flores. The door should be locked, but it isn’t, Scott Bradley and Winsome Sommervil are about to become hostages. TEN MINUTES BEFORE CLOSING: Scott’s girlfriend breaks up with him over the phone while he’s in the cafe’s basement storeroom because he’s late picking her up for the big end-of-the-year party.… Continue reading Book Review: Ten After Closing by Jessica Bayliss

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Book Review Tour & Giveaway: A Room Away From the Wolves by Nova Ren Suma

Bina has never forgotten the time she and her mother ran away from home. Her mother promised they would hitchhike to the city to escape Bina’s cruel father and start over. But before they could even leave town, Bina had a new stepfather and two new stepsisters, and a humming sense of betrayal pulling apart… Continue reading Book Review Tour & Giveaway: A Room Away From the Wolves by Nova Ren Suma