Book Review, Guest Review

Guest Review | The Good Liar – Catherine McKenzie

The Good Liar by Catherine McKenzie Publisher: Lake Union Publishing Release Date: April 3, 2018 Genre: Mystery / Thriller Pages: 373 Buy: Amazon | IndieBound | Book Depository Add it on Goodreads The Empress' Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Can you hide a secret with the whole world watching? When an explosion rips apart a Chicago building, the lives… Continue reading Guest Review | The Good Liar – Catherine McKenzie

Discussions

Discussion | Top 5 Audiobook Narrators [#JuneIsAudiobookMonth]

It's time for another audiobook chat! June is Audiobook Month and this week we're talking about narrators. "I didn't like the narration." Yes, this is one of the biggest complaints I have hear when I ask readers if they listen to audiobooks. Second only to "it's too hard for me to concentrate on what I'm hearing."… Continue reading Discussion | Top 5 Audiobook Narrators [#JuneIsAudiobookMonth]

Book Review, Book Tour

Book Review | Bring Me Their Hearts – Sara Wolf [YA Bound Book Tour]

Bring Me Their Hearts Bring Me Their Hearts #1 by Sara Wolf Publisher: Entangled Teen Release Date: June 5, 2018 Genre: YA Fantasy Pages: 400 Source: Publisher in Exchange for Honest Review Buy: Amazon Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Follow the Tour HERE Reviewed by Megan Zera is a Heartless - the immortal, unageing soldier… Continue reading Book Review | Bring Me Their Hearts – Sara Wolf [YA Bound Book Tour]

Book Tour, Guest Post

Guest Post + Spotlight | Alvita Mack Talks About Making Characters Believable [iRead Tour]

We are back to talk about characters again today! This time, author Alvita Mack is going to talk a little bit about making characters believable. Let's give a warm Ginger Mom welcome to Alvita! Making Characters Believable Alvita Mack When writing, I think it's important to make characters believable. This part was probably easier for… Continue reading Guest Post + Spotlight | Alvita Mack Talks About Making Characters Believable [iRead Tour]

Book Review, KidLit

KidLit Review | Snow Day! A Story Told in 24 Poem Forms – C.A. Nobens [#ChildrensBookTuesday]

Snow Day! A Story Told in 24 Poem Forms by C.A. Nobens Publisher: Beaver's Pond Press Release Date: April 10, 2018 Genre: KidLit | Stories in Verse Pages: 48 Grade Level: 3-4 Source: Author in Exchange for Honest Review Buy: Amazon Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan Full of winter fun, Snow Day!… Continue reading KidLit Review | Snow Day! A Story Told in 24 Poem Forms – C.A. Nobens [#ChildrensBookTuesday]

Book Review, Mini Review

Mini Review | The Last Goodbye – Amber R. Duell

The Last Goodbye A Fragile Chaos Novelette by Amber R. Duell Release Date: December 4, 2017 Genre: YA Fantasy | Myths & Legends Pages: 41 Source: Purchased Buy: Amazon Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan 500 years before Theo met Cassia, Leander met Lyda. The Netherworld was never meant for the living. It… Continue reading Mini Review | The Last Goodbye – Amber R. Duell

Discussions

7 Outstanding LitDads [Father’s Day 2018]

In honor of Father's Day, I've been seeing posts all over the blogosphere with bloggers sharing their favorite Dads in Literature (LitDads). So, in honor of the three amazing Dads in my life (my dad, my step-dad, and my husband), here are a few of my favorite LitDads 🙂 Happy Father's Day! LitDad #1 -… Continue reading 7 Outstanding LitDads [Father’s Day 2018]

Book Review

Audio Review | Cinder – Marissa Meyer [Audiobook Month]

This week, we are talking about fairytales. I am a sucker for a good fairytale retelling. And, in the past, Cinderella has been a favorite of mine. Marissa Meyer takes this well-loved story to an entirely different level, with the introduction of cyborgs and evil mind-controlling Lunars! Cinder The Lunar Chronicles #1 by Marissa Meyer… Continue reading Audio Review | Cinder – Marissa Meyer [Audiobook Month]

Blitz / Promo

Release Blitz | Angels and Demons – A.C. Bextor [Romantic Suspense]

Okay, booknerds, cut me a little slack here - I have not done a blitz-type promo in . . . ages! It's not really my thing. I like to share the books AFTER I've read them. But this one . . . it looks FANTASTIC! Romantic Suspense. A Biker Club. And that incredible cover! Oh,… Continue reading Release Blitz | Angels and Demons – A.C. Bextor [Romantic Suspense]

Discussions

What We Learned Our First Year of Blogging [We’re Turning One!]

July 1, 2017 was the day Crystal and I became a blogging duo. For that reason, though the Ginger Mom existed before that, July 1st will forever be our blogiversary! And that also means that the Ginger Mom is about to turn ONE! If you were raised in the 90's, then you probably recognize the… Continue reading What We Learned Our First Year of Blogging [We’re Turning One!]

Memes

Saturday Spotlight #1 | Ready Player One

The Saturday Spotlight Meme is hosted by Nikki @ Saturday Nite Reader. All you have to do is spotlight a book you have read or are currently reading, and then tell everyone a little bit about why it's so special 🙂 Easy peasy. Of course, don't forget to link up to Nikki's #SaturdaySpotlight posts to… Continue reading Saturday Spotlight #1 | Ready Player One

Book Review

ARC Review | Ruthless Magic – Megan Crewe [Divergent Meets Harry Potter!]

Ruthless Magic Conspiracy of Magic #1 by Megan Crewe Publisher: Another World Press Release Date: May 30, 2018 Genre: YA Fantasy Pages: 368 Source: Author in Exchange for Honest Review Buy: Amazon | IndieBound | Book Depository Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan Challenges: 2018 Moody Reader In the contest to keep their… Continue reading ARC Review | Ruthless Magic – Megan Crewe [Divergent Meets Harry Potter!]

Book Review, Book Tour

Book Review | Haven – Katherine Bogle [August 2016 iRead Tour]

I reviewed this book back in 2016 for an iRead tour. This was the Ginger Mom's most recent previous blogging attempts. It didn't last, but my thoughts on this extremely intriguing book still stand. So, today we give you a little glimpse into the Ginger Mom's past 🙂 Haven Chronicles of Warshard #1 by Katherine… Continue reading Book Review | Haven – Katherine Bogle [August 2016 iRead Tour]