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Book Review and Blog Tour: Never Saw Me Coming by Vera Kurian

Book Summary: “I’ve never met someone like me, but when I do, eventually, I think it will be like two wolves meeting in the night, sniffing and recognizing a fellow hunter.” Meet Chloe Sevre. Freshman honor student. Average-seeming, legging-wearing, hot … Continue reading

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Blog Tour and Giveaway: Creatrix Rising by Stephanie Raffelock | Lone Star Book Blog Tours

CREATRIX RISING: UNLOCKING THE POWER OF MIDLIFE WOMEN By Stephanie Raffelock Categories: Nonfiction / Self Help Memoir Publisher: She Writes Press Pub Date: August 24, 2021 Pages:176 Pages Scroll for the Giveaway! From the author of the award-winning book A … Continue reading

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Blog Tour – Top 7 List and GIVEAWAY: Trace of Doubt by DiAnn Mills | Lone Star Book Blog Tours

TRACE OF DOUBT BY DIANN MILLS Categories: Romantic Suspense / Christian Fiction / FBI Crime Solving Novel / Clean Romance Publisher: Tyndale House Pub Date: September 7, 2021 Pages: 432 pages Scroll for the Giveaway! Fifteen years ago, Shelby Pearce … Continue reading

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Excerpt and Blog Tour: The Bookseller’s Secret by Michelle Gable

About the book: From New York Times bestselling author Michelle Gable comes a dual-narrative set at the famed Heywood Hill Bookshop in London about a struggling American writer on the hunt for a rumored lost manuscript written by the iconic … Continue reading

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Book Review and Blog Tour: Her Deadly Touch (Detective Josie Quinn #12) by Lisa Regan

About the Book: The woman is kneeling at a gravestone, her hair blowing in the breeze, a bunch of wilting yellow daffodils on the grass beside her. Her eyes are fixed on the ground and her mouth is parted in … Continue reading

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Book Review and Giveaway: Under the Bayou Moon by Valerie Fraser Luesse

UNDER THE BAYOU MOON by Valerie Fraser Luesse Categories: Fiction / Christian / Historical Publisher: Revell Date of Publication: August 3, 2021 Number of Pages: 352 Scroll down for the giveaway! When Ellie Fields accepts a teaching job in a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Kingdom of Thorns by Katherine Macdonald

From Goodreads: Cursed at her Christening, Briar is doomed to prick her finger on a spinning wheel on her seventeenth birthday and plunge her kingdom into eternal slumber. Less than enthused about her fate, she fights to break it, but … Continue reading

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Book Review and Giveaway: Taken at Birth by Jane Blasio | BlogAbout

From Goodreads: From the 1940s through the 1960s, young pregnant women entered the front door of a clinic in a small North Georgia town. Sometimes their babies exited out the back, sold to northern couples who were desperate to hold … Continue reading

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Book Blitz: The Forgotten World by Nick Courtright | Lone Star Book Blog Tours

The Forgotten World by Nick Courtright Genre: Poetry / Travel / Fatherhood Publisher: Gold Wake Press Date of Publication: August 1, 2021 Number of Pages: 88 Pages In his third collection, poet Nick Courtright explores the world at large in … Continue reading

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Excerpt and Blog Tour: Radar Girls by Sara Ackerman

About the book: WWII historical fiction inspired by the real women of the Women’s Air Raid Defense, RADAR GIRLS follows one unlikely recruit as she trains and serves in secrecy as a radar plotter on Hawaii. A tale of resilience … Continue reading

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