Love Fiesta Style: 17 Texas Short Stories by Various Authors

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you notice that I rarely read and review romance.  In fact there are only two romance writers that I automatically say yes to - one of them is Jessie Scott.  Of course,  when she approached me about reading this collection I said yes! Plus the fact … Continue reading Love Fiesta Style: 17 Texas Short Stories by Various Authors

A Prisoner’s Perspective – The Redemption of a Criminal Mastermind by Mike Savage

  While this book won the Best In Memoirs category of the Book Talk Radio Club Awards, it is much more than a tale of a man’s life.  The author was a prisoner in the literal sense but also in the mental sense too.     The book gives us just a glimpse into the … Continue reading A Prisoner’s Perspective – The Redemption of a Criminal Mastermind by Mike Savage

Sophie Washington Queen of the Bee by Tonya Duncan Ellis

Another book gem I discovered at the Texas Book Festival.  This is the first book in this series and introduces us to 10-year old Sophie.  When her parents push her into a spelling bee, Sophie pushes back until a challenge from an irritating classmate makes her dig in her heels.  Throw in a best friend, … Continue reading Sophie Washington Queen of the Bee by Tonya Duncan Ellis

BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR – Book Talk Radio Club – The Autopsy of Planet Earth by R. Eastwood

I had the pleasure of reading and reviewing this book in September last year.  I was so pleased to see that Book Talk Radio Club named it their Book of the Year. For my full review go here! The best part of this book winning is that my blogging partners JuliaPicks1 and TheStayAtHomeDaughter have now … Continue reading BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR – Book Talk Radio Club – The Autopsy of Planet Earth by R. Eastwood