A Masterpiece of a Debut – Now is the Real Dystopia? All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai

One of the best books I’ve read in a long time, All Our Wrong Todays, was a far-reaching, insightful, and witty, novel, disguised as a shallow time-travel piece. I cried, I laughed, I yelled in frustration, as I read, Elan Mastai’s debut, in was an emotional roller-coaster.

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How To Maximize Your Buy Links

As a blogger, Indie Author, or in my case, both, tracking and analytics is imperative to continued success. If something works, you want to know that it works and then you want to know what you did, so you can repeat it. No one is going to knock on your door and say “Hey, what you did there. It rocked. Do it again.” But, if you see that people are clicking, things like links… a lightbulb can go off, and you’ll realize that your efforts are paying off. If you can’t tell what people are clicking, though…well you’ve lost before you even started.

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A Diverse Read That Takes a Bit of Patience to Read…Finding Gideon

Finding Gideon was marketed as a stand-alone, even though there are more stories in this series, and technically it is, but I did feel that I fell feet first into a story that I wasn’t ready for. I think it had to do with the main POV in the beginning which was Medianoche, which starts out in a place I didn’t want to be. I didn’t like him, I didn’t want to read about him…and it kept increasing.

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Romancing the Weekend: Silence Fallen by Patricia Briggs

Patricia Briggs’ Mercy Thompson series has been a favorite of mine for several years, and by book 10 (10!!!) these characters are like old friends. I love paranormal stories, and Patricia Briggs’ Mercy Thomson series is one of the best. She had my attention at the first line:

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Book Signings 101 – What I Learned From A Year of Signings

The weekend that passed, was Booking in Biloxi, a large author even that is held every year in the city of Biloxi, Mississippi. The BiB signing was the first signing that I participated in as a new author. It took me almost a year to work myself up to do a signing – and – also to make it onto a list. So, after this recent event, I had successfully (loose interpretation of successful) completed one year of signings. This is what I’ve learned.

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Ruins by Dan Wells Guest Post

2052: Spurred in part by the obvious threat of a manufactured army—China rightly recognizes that nobody builds a million-soldier army unless they intend to use it—the Isolation War finally heats up,...

The Shadow Prince by Stacey O’Neale #Review

PJV Quickie: While only 74 pages, including the preview of MORTAL ENCHANTMENT, the novella, THE SHADOW PRINCE packed one hell of a punch. You wouldn’t believe that so much story could be told...

My Sweetest Escape by Chelsea Cameron #Review

  PJV Quickie: I love New Adult books, but My Sweetest Escape missed the mark for me: Jos and her sister were just too unlikable and the “terrible secret” was just kind of...

Lingerie For Felons by Ros Baxter #Review

PJV Quickie: The first few chapters of Lingerie For Felons didn’t exactly wow me. I guess I just wasn’t sure what to expect. What I was expecting was the typical romance novel, but...

Author Q&A with Valerie Douglas & Giveaway

Please welcome Valerie Douglas to Parajunkee’s View. Book Name: Servant of the Gods Release Date: 10/19/2011 Genre: Fantasy, Adult   Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I’m...

Feature & Follow – #191 – Get Your Followers On!

Welcome to the Feature & Follow The Feature & Follow is hosted by TWO hosts, Parajunkee of Parajunkee’s View and Alison of Alison Can Read. Each host will have their own Feature Blog and...

A Death Struck Year author Makiia Lucier Guest Post

TIPS FOR AVOIDING SPANISH INFLUENZA (Or so they thought) When Spanish Influenza struck the U.S. in 1918, no one was prepared for it. Not only were its origins a mystery, but there was something...

Dishing Junk: WTF Kindle Worlds Edition

Dishing Junk – The act of dispensing ideas of little value in a casual or silly manner. Now a lot of you think The Kindle Worlds idea is more WTF then IWTS. But it sometimes gets a little crazy up...

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