Month: June 2014

Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedwick

Seven stories though separated by centuries somehow intermingle as though merely breaking the surface of something much larger that lies just beneath… just out of vision… An archeologist, an airman, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking… center around an island called…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Hey there!  Welcome to It’s Monday, What Are You Reading! I love being a part of this and I hope you do too!  As part of this weekly meme I love to encourage you all to go and visit the others participating in this…

Audio Book Month – The Wrap Up and YOUR Thoughts w/ Giveaway!

Is it  wrong that now that we are at the end of June and audio month sadly draws to a close that I want to take this above picture and cross out the word June and put July?  *sigh*  All good things must come…

Morning Meanderings… My Equivelent To A Candy Store… New Books!

Happy Sunday!  Sky is looking cloud free here today and the sun is shining!  YAY!!! For the past two days I have been on the North Shore checking on our cabin, chatting with the neighbors… and reading … GLORIOUS READING.  It is amazing how…

That’s Narrating! By Narrator Khristine Hvam

Welcome again to another fun chat with a Narrator.  Today I would love to introduce the talented Khristine Hvam!     Well hello! I’m Khristine Hvam. Audibook narrator and voice over actress. I started narrating audiobooks in 2008.  To name a few of the…

Morning Meanderings… Get In Sync! Two Free Audiobooks a Week! Don’t Miss Out!

Mmmmmm Morning.  Mmmmmmm COFFEE. I can not believe it is almost the end of June.  I just took my bike in yesterday for it’s spring tune up.  What the….  I feel…. behind. June is audio book month.  Did you know?  If you have been…

The BEST Part Of Narrating, by Narrator Ellen Archer

Ellen Archer was also at the luncheon we had in New York In May.  Audio book listeners may know here from her work on audiobooks such as ROOM by Emma Donoghue, Sunday’s At Tiffany’s by James Patterson, The Penny by Joyce Meyers, and more. …

Morning Meanderings Reading Reading Reading… NOT

  Good morning!  Poo weather here the last couple of days which makes me a little disgruntled.  Not like I have had a lot of extra time this week with a Wine and Words meeting, a City Board meeting, and Monday’s second dose of…

The Art Of Secrets by James Klise

  When the Khan’s family home burns to the ground, Saba Khan’s high school teachers and classmates come to the rescue by planning a fund-raiser to help the family get back on their feet from this devastating loss.  When a piece of art is…

Mrs. Hemingway by Naomi Woods

It is Paris in the summer in 1926.  Ernest Hemmingway along with wife Hadley are enjoying time in the villa in southern France.  They laugh and flirt and receive admiring glances from strangers, yet they are not alone.  Fife, the woman who caught Ernest’s…

Morning Meanderings…. Sesame Oil… For Tasty Chicken – OR MIRACLE Cure

Good morning.  Happy Tuesday.  Last night I went to (spoiler alert) Augustus’s funeral.  Again.  😯  I went opening night with my friend Amy, but a few of our book club wanted to go as we had just read the book as a group this…

The Narrating Life by Narrator Patrick Lawlor

Audio book month continues and so do the narrator posts and audiobooks and of course, the giveaway that goes along with it.  Please welcome narrator Patrick Lawlor.  I did not have a lot of time to chat with him in New York but now…