Category Archives: book tour

Q&A with Hildie McQueen aka me fangirling over secondary characters

Categories: bewitching book tours, book tour, interview
About the Author: Hildie McQueen is a whirlwind who refuses to wear anything but jeans and heels. She grew up on the San Diego/Mexico border, joined the military at seventeen and never returned. After living in Germany, Texas and Hawaii, she finally settled in the beautiful southern town of Augusta, Georgia. Biracial, half Mexican and half African-American, Hildie’s native language is Spanish, but English is her favorite way of communicating now. Her mission in life is to make as many people as possible to feel normal. It’s an easy thing Read more [...]

K.A. Tucker ~ Guest post: Actor Pick – Sofie

Categories: book tour, guest post, K.A. Tucker
Hey guys!! I'm very happy to tell you today I'm a host for the awesome K.A. Tucker's Asylum Blog Tour, it's  book #2 of the Casual Enchantment Series, and I've already read book #1 and reviewed it here [5 butterflies read, one of my favs of 2011 btw], take a peek if you didn't look it over yet.K.A. Tucker and myself will choose our pick for Sofie's actress, but we'd love it if you guys would help us make our decisions, who'd you vote for from our picks? Let us know in the comments!Here's K.A. Tucker for you guys:CASTING CALL – Sofie GirardThank Read more [...]

Review: Delayed Flight by John J. Smith

Categories: 3 butterflies, book tour, contemporary, John J. Smith, RBR, review, romance
    Delayed FlightJohn J. Smith; Kindle Edition, 300 pagesPublished December 21st 2009 by DRP (first published 2009)Veronica, a widower from an abusive marriage, is all set to have a wonderful visit with her daughter, Jeri. It had been a year since Jeri moved away to college and Veronica cannot think of anywhere else she would rather be, but to spend a quiet and peaceful Christmas with Jeri.Jared had thought his day had gone bad enough when his proposal to hire his consultants were put on hold, but then he is stranded in a blizzard when he discovers Read more [...]

Guest Post: Writing to Impress Women is Stupid and Other Things I’ve Learned by Jonathan Cook

Categories: book tour, guest post, Jonathan Cook
Hey guys! As I'm sure you already know, Jonathan Cook is the author of Youth and Other Fictions, of which you read my review yesterday. I'm very happy to tell you this is the first ever guest post on my blog, and I feel it's a fabulous way to start.So without further ado, feast your eyes on...     "Writing to Impress Women is Stupid and Other Things I’ve Learned"“Writing to impress women is stupid.”This appears in one of my notebooks in large block letters, underlined and circled repeatedly. I recall writing it one night after sending out Read more [...]

Review: Youth and Other Fictions by Jonathan Cook

Categories: 4 butterflies, book tour, drama, fiction, Jonathan Cook, RBR, review
    Youth and Other FictionsJonathan Cook; Kindle EditionPublished September 23rd 2011Jonathan Cook's debut novel looks at the horrors of a school shooting and its psychological effects on those involved. Told from two perspectives--one a student's and one a teacher's--the story reveals the inner concerns leading up to the moment when the world falls apart and the anxieties of coping with the broken pieces afterwards.- GoodreadsWow...you know, I sometimes wonder why it is that we're so often fascinated with killers, and twisted minds, and despicable Read more [...]

Review + Giveaway: The Accidental Activist by Alon Shalev

Categories: 4 butterflies, action, activism, Alon Shalev, book tour, RBR, review, some romance
        The Accidental ActivistAlon Shalev ; Kindle EditionPublished October 22nd 2010 by Three Clover Press (first published October 1st 2010)David meets Goliath in the law courts of England in the 1990's. The advent of the Internet is leveling the playing field as a multinational corporation tries to silence two young political activists in a riveting court case that captivates the political and business world's attention.The company will try anything (sex, espionage, bribery and coercion) to stop or win this case. In fighting the corporation, Read more [...]