Vlog & Giveaway! The Ghoul Archipelago by Stephen Kozeniewski #zOctober2014

The Ghoul Archipelago by Stephen Kozeniewski Publication date: October 16th 2013 by Severed Press Category: Adult Genre: Horror, Zombies *Purchase links support this blog After ravenous corpses topple society and consume most of the world’s population, freighter captain Henk Martigan is shocked to receive a distress call. Eighty survivors beg him to whisk them away to the relative safety of the South Pacific. Martigan wants to help, but to rescue anyone he must first pass through the nightmare backwater of {Read More}

2014 Debut Authors Bash! Guest Post & Giveaway by Emily Lloyd Jones

Illusive by Emily Lloyd Jones Series: Illusive #1 Publication date: July 15th 2014 by Little Brown Books for Young Readers Category: YA Genre: Science Fiction, Superheroes *Purchase links support this blog The X-Men meets Ocean’s Eleven in this edge-of-your-seat sci-fi adventure about a band of “super” criminals. When the MK virus swept across the planet, a vaccine was created to stop the epidemic, but it came with some unexpected side effects. A small percentage of the population developed superhero-like powers. {Read More}

Kids Corner: World of Color by Rebecca Lyndsey

World of Color by Rebecca Lyndsey Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: February 27th 2014 by Beau Coup Publishing Source: Ebook received from author in exchange for an honest review *Purchase links support this blog Come on a journey with me and discover how important color can be. What if black and white were the only colors our eyes could see? Our world is colored in brilliant hues, dazzling tints and intriguing shades. The animals, plants, the earth itself – even {Read More}

Kids Corner: The Last Snowman by J.C. Little

The Last Snowman by J.C. Little Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: November 29th 2013 Source: Ebook received from author in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog “This afternoon it snowed. It was probably one of the last snows of the winter, so it was lovely sticky snow…perfect for making a snowman.” So begins the funny and poignant tale of a teenage girl and a dangerously tall snowman. From the kitchen window, a mother watches {Read More}

Kids Corner: A Squirrel’s Story by Jana Bommersbach

A Squirrel’s Story: A True Tale by Jana Bommersbach Illustrations: Jeff Yesh Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: July 30th 2013 Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog WHAT MAKES A SQUIRREL’S STORY: A TRUE TALE UNIQUE? Just how does a journalist who regularly tears apart politicians and investigates true crime write a children’s book about a mother squirrel living in her parent’s backyard? Author Jana Bommersbach has a simple answer. {Read More}

Kids Corner: The Moon Saw It All by Nancy Young

The Moon Saw It All by Nancy Young Illustrations: Nadia Komorova Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: August 13th 2013 Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Ever wonder what animals do after dark? They dance the night away at a critter ball thrown for one and all! Children revel in a dreamy moonlit world where bobcats sing soulful songs, javelina click hooves on tortoise shell roofs and coatimundis drum right {Read More}

Kids Corner: GQ GQ, Where Are You? by Sharon Ritt

GQ GQ, Where Are You? by Sharon I. Ritt Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: June 30th 2013 Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog GQ GQ. Where are You? Adventures of a Gambel’s Quail by Sharon I. Ritt follows a curious Gambel’s quail as he leaves home to look for playmates and explore the Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona. GQ sees many interesting plants and animals on his journey, but {Read More}

Kids Corner: Where do the Animals Go When it Rains?

Where Do the Animals Go When it Rains by Janet S. Crown Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication date: December 31st 2012 Source: NetGalley Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Where Do the Animals Go When It Rains? was conceptualized after years of imaginary story telling every night at bedtime. Picking an animal together, the author would tuck her children into bed and create a story where the animals lived and what their world was like all through a child {Read More}

Kids Corner: Taeh Goes to the Vet by Wendy Healy-Hindmarch

Taeh Goes to the Vet by Wendy Healy-Hindmarch Genre: Children’s Book Published: April 1st 2013 Presented by: As You Wish Tours *Purchases made through buy links support this blog In the first of many humorous books in this series we see through the eyes of Taeh the Dalmatian as she tries to conquer her fear of the vet. Come along on this adventure and see what awaits her. See as she tries to outwit her pets (humans) as they have {Read More}

Kids Corner: It’s Weird to Grow a Beard by Neal Fox

It’s Weird to Grow a Beard by Neal Fox Genre: Children’s Poetry/Picture Book Published: January 21st 2013 *Purchases made through buy links support this blog Our Rating: There once was a nose with exceptional gift. He could tell you the color of things that he whiffed.. He’d stick up his nostrils high in the air, and call off the colors of your shoes and your hair… Then—the Nose who knows everything got a surprise! In Nelly Shmagessen’s delicatassen the sandwiches {Read More}

Kids Corner: Ladybug Blue by Laura Yirak

Ladybug Blue by Laura Yirak Genre: Childrens Picture Book Publication: January 26th 2012 Our Rating: Red, yellow, green, bright hues, exchange colors with Ladybug Blue. There’s a problem outside and this cute bug is going to fix it by swapping colors. This is a fun and colorful, fully illustrated Ebook, for ages 18 months and up. Kids Corner: Storytime Vlog We didn’t realize this book was for ages 18 months and up — completely my fault. It’s an excellent book {Read More}

Kids Corner: Welcome to Lily’s Room by Barbara Miller

Welcome to Lily’s Room by Barbara Miller Series: Lily Lemon Blossom Genre: Childrens Picture Book Publication: February 28th 2012 My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Meet Lily Lemon Blossom, a delightful little girl who loves adventures and playing with her friends. Lily invites you to see her lovely room and meet her many friends, including Bunny Rabbit and Josephine her kitten who is always by her side. Our Storytime Vlog This is our first attempt at my new Kids {Read More}