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Get Creative! No one likes a stale blog… #BB101

Get Creative! No one likes a stale blog… #BB101

Tired of posting the same thing over and over again? The same kind of blog tours, the same kind of reviews. Your blog is your littler dominion that YOU RULE. So play the part of the goddess and change things up, however you see fit. Get creative, do something different. Break out of that box and start your own trend.

Getting creative is hard though! Have I mentioned I used to work for an ad…

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Dishing Junk: Cover Junk Edition

Dishing Junk: Cover Junk Edition

Ready to talk about some covers? I love cover snark editions, guess it is the evil in me coming out. Today we are dishing it out for the Science Fiction and Fantasy cover variety. All covers were found just perusing the dregs of Amazon.

Now this book showed up in Science Fiction / Fantasy section of amazon. I wasn’t in the children’s or picture book section. But, I had to include it. This poor…

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#Review - The Casquette Girls by Alys Arden

#Review – The Casquette Girls by Alys Arden

PJV Quickie:THE CASQUETTE GIRLS by Alys Arden is a novel that is first and foremost about the legends and lore of New Orleans, everything else is secondary, the City is the most important character in the novel. Only a city like New Orleans, whose history is filled with stories of magic and mystery, can carry a novel like this one. When you pick up the book and read the blurb and you see that…

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Book Bloggerista News: 4.14.14

Book Bloggerista News: 4.14.14

Bookish Community Links & News

Let’s support our community by leaving comments / linking to / sharing each other’s posts. Find at least 5 posts you like, and share the blogger love by leaving comments at the respective websites.


The 2014 Audie Awards Finalists and what an interesting list of audiobooks it is.

Avon Addictsis taking applications now through May 1, 2014. “Were you one of the first…

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#Review Tangled by Emma Chase

#Review Tangled by Emma Chase

PJV Quickie: A fun and sexy book! Hello, Emma Chase, it’s nice to meet you, I love your book. More importantly I have a crush on your characters…


TANGLED by Emma Chase is a sexy contemporary about Drew Evans, a rich, arrogant, Alpha male that you don’t know whether to kiss  or slap. I love these types of heroes! But, the even better part of this book – it is in hisPOV and it starts with…

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Blindfolded Innocence by Alessandra Torre #Review

Blindfolded Innocence by Alessandra Torre #Review

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PJV Quickie: I was pretty excited to get Blindfolded Innocence for review, but quickly found myself frustrated with the progression of the relationship and plot.  

Julia Campbell is a young law student who has just broken off her wedding engagement and moved into a new apartment. She’s got a fresh start and a new job as an intern in a very prestigious law firm.  The partner she is…

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New Orleans or Bust? Attending #RT13 in NOLA…?

New Orleans or Bust? Attending #RT13 in NOLA…?

It is almost here! Who can’t wait for the RT Convention in New Orleans?

*raises hand*

Nola Junkee

Are you going? If so, can’t wait to meet you. Both Patti and I are native New Orleanians and we’ve decided to share our love for the city, just in time for the RT Convention. Look out for maps, restaurant guides, pronunciation guides and much more in the month leading up to RT.


The map above is from the French…

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Feature and Follow - Stop what you are doing and join up puh-lease.

Feature and Follow – Stop what you are doing and join up puh-lease.

Welcome to the Feature & Follow

Increase Blog FollowersThe Feature & Follow is hosted by TWO hosts, Parajunkee of Parajunkee’s View and Alison of Alison Can Read. Each host will have their own Feature Blog and this way it’ll allow us to show off more new blogs!


How does this work?

The goal is to increase blog followersand make friends. First you leave your name here on this post, (using the linky tools —…

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Peek in My Pocket - My Biggest Purchases as a Blogger

Peek in My Pocket – My Biggest Purchases as a Blogger

It is that time of year…tax time. Did you know as a blogger, if you make any money from your blog and you live in the U.S. you have to claim that money earned – but it also gives you the opportunity for deductions. Take this post in stride, I am not a tax professional, this is the type of stuff I hand over to my tax guy – but you can do this too! They don’t know unless you tell them and a lot of…

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The Fool’s Challenge Day 10 - Tropes & Types

The Fool’s Challenge Day 10 – Tropes & Types



April Fool's Challenge

Is it over yet? Almost! Day 10 of the Fool’s Challenge – We talking tropes…

The tropes you love – but have a hard time admitting to other book lovers.

  1. Love triangles. I love love triangles
  2. I love chosen ones, special from birth type story lines. C’mon we all want to be special
  3. High school cliques and stereotypes – it works!
So c’mon – spill – what tropes do you secretly lurve?

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