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December 3, 2012

Busy Month, Little Reading?


Remember to check out the Sunday Sales Page for great deals on ebooks and print books this week. Also, if you are still trying to figure out what to get the reader on your list, I have recommendations for all ages.

Today, the Jack Templar Tour kicks off. I really enjoyed the book. If you like Harry Potter and Percy Jackson, you will enjoy Jack Templar Monster Hunter by Jeff Gunhus. There isn't really any magic or Greek mythology, but plenty of monsters of all varieties! *A paid GWR Publicity Tour

Bloggers Wanted for the hilarious Confessions Tour in 2013. J. B. Lynn is the author of Confessions of a Slightly Neurotic Hitwoman and the sequel Further Confessions of a Slightly Neurotic Hitwoman. *A paid GWR Publicity Tour

Having trouble keeping up with reviews during the busy holiday season? Don't let your blog go contentless. Join the 30 Day Book Meme at The Indie Exchange.

Last week was absolutely horrible. It was like a week of Mondays. I'm also proofreading a book so that takes up a lot of my reading time.


Caitlin Kane knows more about the impact of schizophrenia than most people could imagine. Both her parents were afflicted with the devastating mental illness, a disease that tends to run in families, and Caitlin and her brother grew up trying to navigate the chaos of living with two schizophrenics. Her tumultuous childhood left Caitlin determined to forge a peaceful and serene life for herself. Now 32, she is living her dream. Married to her best friend, she and her husband are raising two bright young children in the suburbs of Seattle. While her unusual upbringing has left Caitlin with emotional scars, she enjoys the love and support of her extended family and her challenging career as a pediatric nurse. But no matter how hard she tries, she can't shake the obsessive fear that the family illness will strike again, robbing her of her mind or stealing away the sanity of one or both of her children. From
 Find Playing the Genetic Lottery at Goodreads, Amazon, and IndieBound.

Gen Y has been picked apart by analysts, statistics, and trend reports, which often portray 20-somethings in negative, one-dimensional terms like "entitled" and "whiners". In this thought-provoking new book that aims to dispel these stereotypes, journalist Hannah Seligson chronicles the lives of seven individuals who embody this generation, exploring their challenges and ambitions in vivid detail and sketching a picture, through their eyes, of what life is actually like for young adults. Through these first-hand stories, readers will discover the transformational effect this enterprising, open-minded, innovative, and diverse generation is having on society. From
Find Mission: Adulthood at Goodreads, Amazon, and IndieBound.

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  1. Boo for a week of Mondays..that's not good! I hope you have a better week this time around :)