Tag: child abuse

Review and Excerpt Tour with G..

Posted June 27, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, giveaway / 2 Comments

    From New York Times bestselling author Samantha Young comes a story of friendship, identity, and acceptance that will break your heart—and make it whole again. Order your copy of THE IMPOSSIBLE VASTNESS OF US today!     About THE IMPOSSIBLE VASTNESS OF US: “I know how to watch my back. I’m the only one […]

Promo Post: Rarity from the H..

Posted March 11, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in promo post / 1 Comment

Book info: Title:  Rarity from the Hollow   Author:  Robert Eggleton Genre:  Science Fiction Published:  November 23rd, 2016 Blurb: Lacy Dawn’s father relives the Gulf War, her mother’s teeth are rotting out, and her best friend is murdered by the meanest daddy on Earth. Life in the hollow is hard. She has one advantage — […]

Review: Cut Me Free by J.R. J..

Posted August 16, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

I am a big fan of Johansson ever since I first read the copy of Insomnia that I won.  When I saw her post about how we could contact her publisher about possible getting an early e-galley of this title, Cut Me Free, I immediately had to contact and see about getting a copy. Then […]

Review: Docket No. 76 by Arit..

Posted January 30, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

I received a copy of this book from the author, well her husband actually, who I was friends with in college, in exchange for an honest review.  This is her first published novel, I’m not sure if she’s written much in the past or this was her first attempt.  While it isn’t the type of […]

Gateway 4: Because I Am Furni..

Posted September 2, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

I had seen this book at the store and thought it looked interesting. And it was good. I can see that teens would enjoy it, even if I was left somewhat just okay with it. This is the story of Anke and her family. Her father is abusive to her older brother and sister, but […]

Confessions of a Praire Bitch ..

Posted July 1, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Like many others my age, I grew up watching Little House on the Prairie in syndication reruns during the summer when I was younger. Nellie Oleson was the character you loved to hate, but you just loved the episodes when she was in it. This is the biography of the actress, Alison Arngrim, who played […]