Book Reviews

One of Us Is Next by Karen M. McManus

I won an ARC of this book in a giveaway Karen conducted on Twitter and I’ve been screaming ever since. I’ve always been salty about the fact that NetGalley wouldn’t allow me to request One of Us Is Lying when it first released (international problems!), so winning the sequel felt amazing! Goodreads synopsis: Come on,…… Continue reading One of Us Is Next by Karen M. McManus

Giveaways

International giveaway: Full Circle by Regina Timothy

Today, in association with Regina Timothy, we’re giving away a free ebook of Full Circle, a contemporary fiction novel. Goodreads synopsis: Eight years after the 9/11 attacks, Samia-Al-Sayyid an Iraqi immigrant is living a quiet life in New York City after she fled her home to avoid imminent death. She works hard for her cold,…… Continue reading International giveaway: Full Circle by Regina Timothy

Sales blitz

T.O.E Trilogy by Al Stone | Sales blitz & giveaway

  Talisman Of El T.O.E. Trilogy, Book 1 Author: Al Stone Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: Centrinian Book Description: WHAT IF YOUR WHOLE LIFE WAS A LIE? One Planet. Two Worlds. Population: Human … 7 billion. Others … unknown. When 14-year-old Char­lie Blake wakes up sweat­ing and gasp­ing for air in the mid­dle of the night,…… Continue reading T.O.E Trilogy by Al Stone | Sales blitz & giveaway

Chai break

Chai break #1: How do you review poorly written ARCs/galleys/giveaway wins?

Chai break is a new weekly feature on This is Lit to discuss concerns that every book blogger has. This is meant to be a lighthearted discussion that you’d have over tea and the only reason for it not being called Discussion Post is that the site’s author thinks that would be too mainstream. Pfft.…… Continue reading Chai break #1: How do you review poorly written ARCs/galleys/giveaway wins?

Book Reviews

The View that Disappeared by Jamie McNabb

I got this book through a Goodreads giveaway. Thank you, Jamie McNabb and Goodreads! The View that Disappeared is about a married, old couple living in a retirement home of sorts. Fellow gummers stop dropping dead and our sassy protagonists start sticking their noses where they shouldn’t be stuck. My thoughts? I loved the first…… Continue reading The View that Disappeared by Jamie McNabb