Friday, February 27, 2015

Book Splotlight & Giveaway: Soundings: Water Elemental by Janine Donoho

Book Splotlight & Giveaway: Soundings: Water Elemental by Janine Donoho

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Ecopsychologist Dr. Margo Updike loses herself in a shadow life after her daughter’s tragic death. When a century storm deposits a young girl on Maggie’s secluded beach in Puget Sound, a miraculous renewal begins. Then the apparent orphan exhibits signs of neglect and worse, prompting Maggie’s vow to protect and heal her—no matter the cost.

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Cat Thursday – More Snow?!

Cat Thursday – More Snow?!

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Welcome to the weekly meme that celebrates the wonders and sometime hilarity of cats! Join us by posting a favorite LOL cat pic you may have come across, famous cat art or even share with us pics of your…

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Cover Reveals: Maybe In Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid & Behind a Lady’s Smile by Jane Goodger

Cover Reveals: Maybe In Another Life by Taylor Jenkins Reid & Behind a Lady’s Smile by Jane Goodger

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At the age of twenty-nine, Hannah Martin still has no idea what she wants to do with her life. She has lived in six different cities and held countless meaningless jobs since graduating college, but on the heels of a disastrous breakup, she has finally returned to her hometown of Los Angeles. To celebrate her first night back, her best friend, Gabby, takes Hannah out to a bar—where she meets up with her high school boyfriend, Ethan.

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Interview & Giveaway: Langston’s Daughters (The Lockwood Legacy #1) by Juliette Harper

Interview & Giveaway: Langston’s Daughters (The Lockwood Legacy #1) by Juliette Harper

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Kate, Jenny, and Mandy. Langston Lockwood’s daughters. His tyranny drove them away. His suicide draws them home. They inherit his land, his millions, and his mysteries. Meet the women of the Rocking L and the men who come into their lives. Together, they begin the journey to discover the truth about The Lockwood Legacy. From the pain of the past they find the strength to build a dynasty.

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Teaser Tuesdays – Nightbird by Alice Hoffman

Teaser Tuesdays – Nightbird by Alice Hoffman

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Twelve-year-old Twig’s town in the Berkshires is said to hide a winged beast, the Monster of Sidwell, and the rumors draw as many tourists as the town’s famed pink apple orchards. Twig lives in the orchard with her mysterious brother James and her reclusive mother, a baker of irresistible apple pies. Because of a family secret, an ancient curse,Twig has had to isolate herself from other kids.

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Monday, February 23, 2015

Audiobook Review: Red Hill (Red Hill #1) by Jamie McGuire (AKA Jamie McGuire Redeems Herself in My Eyes)

Audiobook Review: Red Hill (Red Hill #1) by Jamie McGuire (AKA Jamie McGuire Redeems Herself in My Eyes)

Posted by on 02/23/2015 • 16 Comments

When reports of a widespread deadly “outbreak” begin to surface, these ordinary people face extraordinary circumstances and suddenly their fates are intertwined. Recognizing they can’t outrun the danger, Scarlet, Nathan, and Miranda desperately seek shelter at the same secluded ranch, Red Hill. Emotions run high while old and new relation-ships are tested in the face of a terrifying enemy— an enemy who no longer remembers what it’s like to be human.

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Sunday, February 22, 2015

Added to the Bookshelf – 2/22/15

Added to the Bookshelf – 2/22/15

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(Inspired by Mailbox Monday, IMM, Clock Rewinders and the like) 

Recently on Melissa’s Eclectic Bookshelf Book Review: Beautiful Disaster (Beautiful #1) by Jamie McGuire Cover Reveal & Giveaway: Guardians of Terath: Seeking Sorrow by Zen DiPietro Cat Thursday – Playtime!…

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Saturday, February 21, 2015

Book Review: Beautiful Disaster (Beautiful #1) by Jamie McGuire

Book Review: Beautiful Disaster (Beautiful #1) by Jamie McGuire

Posted by on 02/21/2015 • 8 Comments

The new Abby Abernathy is a good girl. She doesn’t drink or swear, and she has the appropriate number of cardigans in her wardrobe. Abby believes she has enough distance from the darkness of her past, but when she arrives at college with her best friend, her path to a new beginning is quickly challenged by Eastern University’s Walking One-Night Stand.

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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Cat Thursday – Playtime!

Cat Thursday – Playtime!

Posted by on 02/19/2015 • 7 Comments

Welcome to the weekly meme that celebrates the wonders and sometime hilarity of cats! Join us by posting a favorite LOL cat pic you may have come across, famous cat art or even share with us pics of your…

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Interview & Giveaway: Dearest (Woodcutter Sisters #3) by Alethea Kontis

Interview & Giveaway: Dearest (Woodcutter Sisters #3) by Alethea Kontis

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Readers met the Woodcutter sisters (named after the days of the week) in Enchanted and Hero. In this delightful third book, Alethea Kontis weaves together some fine-feathered fairy tales to focus on Friday Woodcutter, the kind and loving seamstress. When Friday stumbles upon seven sleeping brothers in her sister Sunday’s palace, she takes one look at Tristan and knows he’s her future. But the brothers are cursed to be swans by day. Can Friday’s unique magic somehow break the spell?

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