Review: The Milestone Tapes by Ashley Mackler-Paternostro

Categories: 4 butterflies, bewitching book tours, book tour, contemporary, drama, RBR, review
The Milestone Tapesby Ashley Mackler-Paternostro;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublished March 13th 2012 (first published January 1st 2012)Source: review copyJenna Chamberland never wanted anything more than to be a wife and mother. That is, until she realized that her life was ending after a three-year battle against breast cancer. Now, all she really wants is more time.With 4,320 hours left to live, Jenna worries for her loved ones and what she knows awaits them on the other side: Gabe will have to make the slip from husband to widower, left alone Read more [...]

Q&A with Ashley Mackler-Paternostro

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About the Author:Ashley Mackler-Paternostro was born in Naperville, Illinois, where she still lives with her husband Mark and their three dogs.“We have such a normal life. And I’m really so lucky, my husband Mark is absolutely the biggest supporter of my writing. It’s … amazing. I have no right to be this fortunate … and yet, I am.”A hairstylist by trade, Ashley will often say that some of the best stories she has ever heard were told to her while working behind the chair. A life long reader with an insatiable appetite for good books, Read more [...]

Hoppity hop Galore #16: Bad reviews I bought the book for…

Categories: #FF, book blog hop, meme
Q: Have you ever bought a book BECAUSE of a bad review?Ohoho, plenty of them. I'm the type of review reader that will want to read books that provoked extreme reactions. So a 5 star review and a 1 star review or a DNF that specifies why it didn't work out is very likely to get me shopping for that title.But see, I'm a bit of a special (mental) case, because titles I like aren't available to me though a library. So it doesn't make a difference if I want to just read it to check it out for myself or if I'd want to buy it, either way I'd have to buy Read more [...]

Review: Grave Mercy by R.L. LaFevers

Categories: 4 butterflies, His Fair Assassin series, historical, netgalley, paranormal, R.L. LaFevers, RBR, review, some romance, ya
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin #1)by R.L. LaFevers;Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback;Published April 3rd 2012 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt;Source: netgalley;Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf?Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god of Death Himself has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny. If she chooses to stay at the convent, she will be trained as an assassin Read more [...]

Hoppy Easter Eggstravaganza Giveaway Hop – International, 2 gift baskets

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Hoppy Easter Eggstravaganza Giveaway HopApril 6th to 12thHosted by I Am A Reader, Not A Writer & Yara @ Once Upon A TwilightSo, what we have here is an Easter Bunny hop, basically, totally cool. For my stop, the Easter Bunny will have two different gift baskets for you, one for YA (young adult) readers and one for A (adult) readers. Because us grownups need to get some gifts too, it's not just the kids that get them right? xD Loot:Gift Basket YA PNR: [Kindle Gifts]- The Goddess Hunt by Aimee Carter- The Deepest Cut by J.A. Templeton- Crossroads Read more [...]

Character Interview : Jessie Boone Interview by Georgia Cates

Categories: bewitching book tours, book tour, Georgia Cates, guest post
About the Author:In addition to being an author Georgia is a wife, mother of two daughters and a labor and delivery nurse. She recently added Paranormal Romance Writer to her list of things that keep her busy, but she is ecstatic to release her debut novel, Blood of Anteros, the first book in The Vampire Agápe Series. Like others that enjoy a great story of paranormal romance, she is easily bored by the tale of an obtainable, ordinary romance and was inspired to create The Vampire Agápe Series. When not tied up with family or delivering babies, Read more [...]