Monday, July 22, 2013

**GIVEAWAY*** and the August Line UP for The Reading Frenzy



They say that August is the Dog Days of Summer and it'll really "Heat Up" this month on the blog.

First I'm announcing my August monthly featured read is


Illuminations by Mary Sharatt

Reading Schedule:
Week One August 5-11 Chapters1-5
Week Two August 12-18 Chapters 6-10
Week Three August 19-25 Chapters 11-end

Many of you will remember Mary from when my B&N forum featured her last novel
Daughter's of the Witching Hill in October of 2010
Our interview from when Illuminations was released is here
Mary will be joining in so please if you love historical fiction based on real life individuals, love strong women characters join us. 

I will be giving away my arc copy of Illuminations-to enter the contest simply use the Rafflecopter widget at the end of this post-US Only 

Here is my blog posts line up for August

Thursday August 1st Interview with Leigh Evans- The Thing About Weres 

Friday August 2nd Interview with Susan Mallery- Three Little Words

Monday August 5th Our discussion of Illuminations begins

Tuesday August  6th Interview with Tom MacDonald -Beyond The Bridge - GIVEAWAY

Wednesday August 7th Interview with Kate Quinn - The Serpent and the Pearl

Thursday August 8th Interview with Sophie Hannah - US release of her UK bestseller Kind Of Cruel

Friday August 9th Interview with Celeste Bradley - And Then Comes Marriage

Monday August 13th Week Two of Illuminations

Tuesday August 14th Interview with Dawn Metcalf - Indelible

Wednesday August 15th  Extra Extra Read All About It  - Two Giants team up !!

****** Cosmo & Harlequin Hookup*******

Plus ** GIVEAWAY** 
be sure and tune in for some Red Hot reads and a cool gift comb

Thursday August 16th Interview with Susan Andersen - Some Like it Hot

Monday August 26th Week three of Illuminations 

Tuesday August 27th Interview with John Rector - Out of The Black

Wednesday August 28th Interview with Kieran Kramer Say Yes To The Duke

As always dates and items may change and there will definitely be add ons so check the blog daily so you don't miss a thing.

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  1. the information is true

    1. Hi Bn if you win i hope you join in the conversation

  2. I love to delve into the history and cash in on the vast amount of research that authors like Mary do to make us able live in the momement and experie ce the era of the historical person we are getting to know.

    1. Muse, I know how difficult it is for you to comment here or anywhere for that fact until you get your internet situated so I thank you from the bottom of my heart for it.
      Mary is an incredible historian isn't she I can't wait for this conversation to begin and only hope that there will be someway for your voice to be heard too.