Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A Chat with Forest of Whispers author Jennifer Murgia!

A Chat with Forest of Whispers author Jennifer Murgia!

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Raised by an old fortune-teller within the dark veil of the Bavarian Black Forest, Rune has learned two valuable lessons: only take from the forest that which you can use, and never, never look anyone in the eye in the village. For something terrible happened in the forest long ago… and now, the whispers of a long-dead mother with a vengeful secret have come haunting.

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Monday, October 20, 2014

Interview & Giveaway: The MacInness Legacy Series by Julie & Sandy Moffett

Interview & Giveaway: The MacInness Legacy Series by Julie & Sandy Moffett

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One hundred years after the witch trials in 1792 Salem Massachusetts:
Bridget Goodwell is the daughter of one of Salem’s most prominent Congregationalist ministers. Although Bridget is almost twenty-one years of age and long past the prime age of marriage, in three months time she will finally wed Peter Holton, a wealthy law student from a respectable family. Bridget’s future seems secure and bright. Except for the fact that Bridget is hiding a terrible secret. She is able to set things on fire by willing it so.

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Sunday, October 19, 2014

Added to the Bookshelf – 10/19/14

Added to the Bookshelf – 10/19/14

Posted by on 10/19/2014 • 13 Comments

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

Recently on Melissa’s Eclectic Bookshelf:

 

Excerpt from Witch’s Rule (The Witch Chronicles #3) by Ann Gimpel Interview with Emily Croy Barker Author of The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real…

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Saturday, October 18, 2014

Excerpt from Witch’s Rule (The Witch Chronicles #3) by Ann Gimpel

Excerpt from Witch’s Rule (The Witch Chronicles #3) by Ann Gimpel

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Jenna’s a special witch, sort of, when her magic works, which it often doesn’t. One of three remaining demon-stalkers, she and her sister witches, Roz and Colleen, are Earth’s only hedge against being overrun by Hell’s minions. On the heels of Roz’s and Colleen’s weddings, Jenna is headed for the U.K. when a demon confronts her. Any other witch could teleport out of the plane, but not her. Frustration about her limited power eats at her. It would be pretty pathetic to get killed for lack of skills a teenager could master.

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Interview with Emily Croy Barker Author of The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic

Interview with Emily Croy Barker Author of The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic

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An imaginative story of a woman caught in an alternate world—where she will need to learn the skills of magic to survive. Nora Fischer’s dissertation is stalled and her boyfriend is about to marry another woman. During a miserable weekend at a friend’s wedding, Nora wanders off and walks through a portal into a different world where she’s transformed from a drab grad student into a stunning beauty. Before long, she has a set of glamorous new friends and her romance with gorgeous, masterful Raclin is heating up. It’s almost too good to be true.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Teaser Tuesdays: The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic by Emily Croy Barker

Teaser Tuesdays: The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic by Emily Croy Barker

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An imaginative story of a woman caught in an alternate world—where she will need to learn the skills of magic to survive. Nora Fischer’s dissertation is stalled and her boyfriend is about to marry another woman. During a miserable weekend at a friend’s wedding, Nora wanders off and walks through a portal into a different world where she’s transformed from a drab grad student into a stunning beauty. Before long, she has a set of glamorous new friends and her romance with gorgeous, masterful Raclin is heating up. It’s almost too good to be true.

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