Month: January 2014

Review: Insomnia by J.R. Johansson

This was a book I’d been intrigued by for awhile, and then I was lucky enough to win a copy of it during the 2013 Debut Authors Bash from the Sleeps on Tables blog.  And it came personally autographed from the author along with some bookmarks, and a cool little “prescription” bottle of pills to […]

Posted January 7, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 12 Comments

Review: Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

Doctor Sleep is actually the first book I’ve read in 2014.  I may have posted a review on January 2nd, but it was a book I’d finished in 2013.  At over 500 pages, Doctor Sleep was a heavy duty book, both in time it took to read, as well as trying to hold it!  I was definitely […]

Posted January 4, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 12 Comments

Giveaway Hop: Clear Your Shelf

This Hop features books that need a new home, and is hosted by I Am a Reader, Not a Writer.  This year I’m giving you the choice of one of the following books.  Because I’m poor, I can only ship US.  Sorry.  Some of the books are ARCs, some are finished copies. Just fill out […]

Posted January 4, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 35 Comments

2013 Wrap-Up and Goals for 2014

I only participated in one Challenge this year, the TBR Pile Challenge, and you can see how I did HERE.  I participated in quite a few Giveaway Hops.  I sponsored my September is for Sequels Challenge for the 2nd year, and started a November is for Novellas Challenge.  I passed 1800 followers on GFC.  I […]

Posted January 1, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 7 Comments