Category Archives: Dabney AAR

Edge of Obsession: The DIK of the Week

I follow Jill Sorenson on Twitter and, a few days ago, this Tweet popped up in her feed.     I clicked on the Goodreads link and began reading her review. When I got to the statement “this is the hottest book I’ve … Continue reading

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Steals and Deals

This week has great steals and deals. Click on the book covers to go to Amazon. Thanks and happy reading. Caroline Linden’s I Love the Earl is just 1.99. We haven’t reviewed this one but we’ve given many of her … Continue reading

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An Interview (and a giveaway) with Caroline Linden

Dabney: I’m determined to keep this interview spoiler free. So, no mentioning who it is who writes the 50 Ways to Sin stories! But can I ask, did you know who the author was from the beginning of the series? Caroline: Thank you … Continue reading

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Want to write for us?

You read us. You trust our reviews and comment on our blogs and message boards. You like that we’re independent, that we don’t answer to publishers, authors, or a media company. You appreciate that we are a grassroots organization–our reviewers … Continue reading

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Sunday Steals and Deals

So many books and so many deals! Here are some of our favorite bargains to be found right now. This collection has an impressive lineup of authors: Alexis Hall, Del Dryden, Vanessa North, and more. I love anthology’s inspiration: How does love … Continue reading

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March Minis

It’s another edition of the midweek minis. This time we have Melanie, Heather, and Dabney assessing seven books. Have you read any of these? We’d love to know your thoughts in the comments! Heather’s reads: Maybe it’s the colder weather, but I find … Continue reading

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Court of Thorns and Roses: A Pandora’s Box

Dabney: Haley picked Sarah Maas’s Court of Thorns and Roses for her best Romance Novel of 2015. Here’s what she said about the book: This is a retelling of Beauty and the Beast, or perhaps East of the Sun West … Continue reading

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Mercy Brown Talks about Boys, Bands, and Dreaming Big

Mercy Brown’s debut novel Loud Is How I Love You comes out January 19th. It’s a New Adult romance set in the 1990′s New Jersey indie music scene. Dabney gave it a DIK review. Ms. Brown is giving away three e-copies of … Continue reading

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The Best of 2015: Audiobooks We Loved

Haley’s Top Listens in 2015 Why Not Me? By Mindy Kaling I’m a fan of Mindy Kaling and have been since she was on The Office. While I didn’t like Why Not Me? As much as her first book, I … Continue reading

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Lady Breakwynd’s Boxing Day Bulletin: A Truely Tropeful Holiday Missive

‘Tis been quite a year for us here in our small town of Sandy Balls. And to think, a year ago, I despaired of my daughters Arabella and Lavinia finding husbands and worried my darling Didimus would never take a bride. As for … Continue reading

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