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July’s FEATURED AUTHOR: David’s Top TBR Five!

It’s Wednesday again (!!), and Featured Author D.B. Jackson is here today to share what’s at the top of his TBR pile! “The Books I’m Most Eager to Read” by D.B. Jackson Like most book lovers, I have a To Be Read pile that stretches from floor to ceiling. There are so many terrific authors […]

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Y’all are lucky ducks! Today I have a giveaway for one copy each of Molly O’Keefe’s Never Been Kissed and Between the Sheets, and Virna DePaul’s Awakened! Read on for more info! As the daughter of a wealthy politician, Ashley Montgomery has had enough of her parents’ expectations for her future and is going her […]

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all i love and know

TLC Book Tour: 72. All I Love and Know by Judith Frank…

It’s a tour day again – today’s title is a little different from the books I usually review, it’s a beautifully-written story with religion, politics, and a gay couple at its heart… About Judith Frank: Judith Frank is a professor of English at Amherst College. She received a B.A. from Hebrew University in Jerusalem and […]

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July’s FEATURED AUTHOR: Ethan and Sephira, the Heart of D.B. Jackson’s Thieftaker Books…

July’s Featured Author D.B. Jackson is here today to talk about Ethan Kaille and Sephira Pryce, the hero and nemesis of his popular Thieftaker series. Read and enjoy! “Ethan and Sephira: The Heart of the Thieftaker Books” by D.B. Jackson During my first week here at Drey’s Library, I introduced (or perhaps reintroduced) you to […]

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gone girl

Review: 71. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn…

I’ve never been one to follow the masses (usually!) especially where it regards popular fiction, so it’s taken me this long to pick up Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl. And boy, what was I waiting for?? drey’s thoughts: Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl is a story of a marriage gone awry. When Nick Dunne reports his wife […]

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the book of life

Review & Giveaway: 70. The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness…

So… Who’s been waiting for The Book of Life? I mean, really, it can’t just be me, right? Well, your wait’s almost over, The Book of Life is out TOMORROW! drey’s thoughts: I couldn’t wait for Deborah Harkness’ final installment of her All Souls trilogy, even if it meant the end of the story – […]

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a plunder of souls

July’s FEATURED AUTHOR: D.B. Jackson’s “Miss Sephira Pryce Holds Forth on Modern Technologies”…

D.B. Jackson (also known as David Coe) is July’s Featured Author, and because he’s a repeat Feature, we’re doing a little something different this time ’round. Last week we had Ethan Kaille sharing his 1769 Boston. Today, we have Ethan’s nemesis, Sephira Pryce, sharing her impressions opinions of our technologies. Read on! “Miss Sephira Pryce […]

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Review: 69. Wolfsbane by Gillian Philip…

Gillian Philip’s Rebel Angels series continues with Wolfsbane, just released last week… drey’s thoughts: It took me a bit to get into Wolfsbane, I had to keep going back to my scant memory of the previous books to recall who was whom. But once I got it, I was buried under Philip’s excellent storytelling. Seth […]

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Do I have winners to announce!! Let’s get started, before I lose track of time and another week disappears… Lauren Becker wins Charlie Higson’s THE ENEMY series! Clark Heart wins Kate White’s EYES ON YOU! Quentin Coldwater wins AJ Nuest’s GOLDEN KEY CHRONICLES! Rhonda Lomazow wins Alafair Burke’s ALL DAY AND A NIGHT! Nancy Goldberg […]

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July’s FEATURED AUTHOR: D.B. Jackson’s Ethan Kaille Shares His 1769 Boston…

It’s July! We must be having fun, because time sure is flying by! Not that I’m complaining, because July brings Featured Author D.B. Jackson! David was Featured Author a year ago, preparing for the release of Thieves’ Quarry, and he’s here this month for the release of the next Thieftaker installment, A Plunder of Souls! […]

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rebecca rotert

TLC Book Tour: 68. Last Night at the Blue Angel by Rebecca Rotert…

I’m flush with tours! Today’s title is a poignant tale of a girl, her mother, and those you love. About Rebecca Rotert: Rebecca Rotert received an M.A. in Literature from Hollins College, where she was the recipient of the Academy of American Poets prize. Her poetry and essays have appeared in a range of magazines […]

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