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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 [...]

Interview: Christopher Meeks

Categories: book tour, interview
I’m very excited to bring you a fun and informative Q&A with Christopher Meeks, author of Love at Absolute Zero, among others.As you’ve already read yesterday, probably, I loved Love at Absolute Zero, so I thought the joy should be multiplied and shared. Therefore, at the end of this post you’ll find a giveaway of this awesome book, open internationally.About Christoper Meeks:Christopher Meeks began as a playwright and has had three plays produced. Who Lives? A Drama is published. His short stories have been published in Rosebud, The Clackamas Read more [...]

Review: Love at Absolute Zero by Christopher Meeks

Categories: 5 butterflies, book tour, Christopher Meeks, humor, RBR, review, romance
     Love At Absolute ZeroChristopher Meeks ; Kindle EditionPublished May 4th 2011 by White Whisker BooksLove at Absolute Zero" is the story of Gunnar Gunderson, a 32-year-old physicist at the University of Wisconsin. The moment he’s given tenure at the university, he can only think of finding a wife, causing his research to falter. With his two partners, Gunnar is in a race against MIT to create new forms of matter called Bose-Einstein condensates, which exist only near absolute zero. To meet his soul mate within three days--that’s what Read more [...]