Sunday, June 15, 2014

Sunday Post #56

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It's a chance to share news ~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share new about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.

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Wow. Another week gone to the dust. How does that happen so fast? It feels I don't get anything done.

Well, I was to have a nice night Friday, alone. My husband and kiddo left for a football camp for Saturday. But.... yes, always a but. They ran into troubles on the way there. I think they called me just about every hour. lol. Then they broke down. In MY car! That was the reason they took my car, to NOT break down. My Jeep is a 2012 and on paper and in our minds they should have been golden. Hahaha! We really should know better by now. That's our luck. So my quiet evening of getting things done didn't really happen. Then on Saturday I cut the grass and when they were two hours from home, they broke down again. This time they couldn't get the car started. I took off to take them gas and see if we could get the car going. Not that they needed gas, but there seemed to be a connect there. So, needless to say, nothing got done as I had hoped. And now I have to get my car to the local Jeep garage to get it looked at. *sigh*

Today is always full of running to visit my dad and the grocery store, so again I'll be short on my book time.


What's Happening in Books:

Current Read:
Working on re-writes and a few reads for friends.


Current Podcast Book Listen:
Metamor City by Chris Lester (there are several stories set in this world. I'll be working on listening to them all)


Finished Last Weeks:
Shadow's Master by Jon Sprunk


Finished Podcast Book Listen:
Welcome to the City by Chris Lester
Huntress by Chris Lester
The Sentinel by Chris Lester
The Muse by Chris Lester


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Last Week on the Blog:



Cover Reveals: (click titles to go to post & learn more)




Posts:

Flash Fiction (4) - I'm back at it with Jackie and Blodeuedd. This is the latest for your quick reading enjoyment.

Interview with Danielle Ackley-McPhail & Day Al-Mohamed on Baba Ali and the Clockwork Djinn

Around the Internet...



Reviews:
GIVEAWAYS:

$100 Amazon Gift Card & Fun items from Amanda Carlson! ENDS IN HOURS! on Sunday.


Weekly Posts:

***NEW*** Mythical Monday And I posted Next weeks Mythical Monday last week. *Head Desk* I'll repost on Monday too.

Throwback Thursday


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This Week to Come on the Blog:


Mythical Monday Aaron Galvin with Selkies. (Mon)

Book Review Earth by Mur Lafferty. (Tues)
Book Review Working for the Devil by Lilith Saintcrow. (Wed)

Cover Blitz for Anti Up by Amanda Carlson (Thurs)

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Received Last Weeks:


Review:


For Review Consideration:



Purchased/Winnings/Gifts:



Free Ebooks:




Free Audio Books/Stories:
Troubled Minds by Chris Lester
Goodreads Synopsis:
Students are dying at St. Theresa's, a school and halfway house for wayward girls on the Street of Metamor City. Abbey Preston is visiting the school, seeking relief from the terrifying visions that have been plaguing her. Is something supernatural at work, or is it all in Abbey's head? A dark, sensual tale of the supernatural set in the world of Metamor City.

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Reviews to Come:

Captain's Share by Nathan Lowell - a podcast reading of the book
Owners Share by Nathan Lowell - a podcast reading of the book
Ravenwood by Nathan Lowell - a podcast reading of the book
Working for the Devil by Lilith Saintcrow
Marco and The Red Granny by Mur Lafferty (in audiobook while at work)
Earth by Mur Lafferty (in audiobook while at work)
Wasteland by Mur Lafferty (in audiobook while at work)
War by Mur Lafferty (in audiobook while at work)
Tales of the Children by P.G. Holyfield (in audiobook while at work) An Anthology collection in the setting of Land of Caern.
The Secret World Chronicle: The Hunt by Mercedes Lackey & Steve Libbey (in audiobook while at work)
Rusted Veins by Jaye Wells
Haunted by Amanda Bonilla
The Secret World Chronicle: World Well Lost by Mercees Lackey,Steve Libby, Cody Martin, & Dennis Lee
Morevi by Tee Morris & Lisa Lee
Tales from the Archives, Vol 3: #1 by Tee Morris, Pip Ballantine, & others.
Tales from the Archives, Vol 3: #2 by Tee Morris, Pip Ballantine, & others.
Tales from the Archives, Vol 3: #3 by Tee Morris, Pip Ballantine, & others.
Crossing Lines by John Mierau
Marked Man by John Mierau
Harlan's Wake by John Mierau
The List by John Mierau
A Curse Awakened by Cecy Robson
Sound and Fury by S.A. Archer & Ravynheart
A Wanderer's Tale: Rusted Memory by Jennifer Melzer
Broken by Cedric Johnson & Veronica Giguere
Tales from the Archive: 4 - Wooden Go to Waste by Sandra Wickham
Tales from the Archive: 5 (part 1 & 2) - Those Dark Satanic Mills by Suna Dasi
Soulless by Skyla Dawn Cameron
Shadow's Master by Jon Sprunk
Welcome to the City by Chris Lester
Huntress by Chris Lester
The Sentinel by Chris Lester
The Muse by Chris Lester

7 comments:

  1. Selkies - I have a few books featuring them on my e-reader but have not read them yet. Looks different ! (or not ?) Have a great week !

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  2. Oh no what a crazy weekend. Hmm Friday the 13th, solar flares? Hope this week is better all around!

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  3. Nice! I wish I could have a slow week! But I just keep adding to the TBR mountain! Happy Reading!

    Here's my STS

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  4. Sigh, new cars! Bf had to get a new one a few years back so he got a "new" one from 89 and it has been better than his older newer one

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  5. Oh dear, I hope next week will be a bit less adventurous for your family, Melissa! :) Bloody cars... hugs x

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  6. Oh, how frustrating about your car and not getting things done. I hope the Jeep problem is a cheap easy fix!

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  7. Not a lot of books for you either, I didn't have any which is perfect in fact. Happy reading!

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