Archives for October 2012

Dystopian Giveaway Hop – Eve, The Third or Amazon Gift Card

dys·to·pi·a noun a society characterized by human misery, as squalor, oppression, disease, and overcrowding. Welcome to the Dystopian Giveaway Hop November 1st to 7th Hosted by I Am A Reader, Not A Writer & My Shelf Confessions This hop features Dystopian Novels.   GIVEAWAY: My winner can choose either of these dystopian novels. The Third by Abel Keogh In this stark and haunting look at the […]

Kiss of the Butterfly by James Lyon – Interview & Giveaway

Welcome to Author James Lyon James Lyon is an accidental Balkanologist, having spent the better part of 32 years studying and working with the lands of the former Yugoslavia. He has a Ph.D. in Modern Balkan History from UCLA and a B.A. in Russian from BYU. He has lived in Germany, Russia, England, Massachusetts, Georgia, […]

Heart of the Ocean Blog Tour

Tour Schedule Heart of the Oceanby Heather B. Moore A dark secret . . . a grieving ghost  . . . a handsome stranger  . . .What more could Eliza Robinson want?Except for maybe her life. In Heather B. Moore’s enthralling 1840’s historical romance, Heart of the Ocean, Eliza Robinson has turned down the very […]

The Shortest Way Home by Juliette Fay Interview & Giveaway

Welcome to Author Juliette Fay Juliette Fay, author of The Shortest Way Home, won the 2009 Massachusetts Book Award Book of the Year for her first novel, Shelter Me. Her second novel,Deep Down True, was short-listed for the Women’s Fiction Award by the American Library Association. She received a bachelor’s degree from Boston College and […]

Got Great (Book) Giveaways Linky 10/31

Got Great Giveaways is a weekly feature hosted here on I Am A Reader, Not A Writer.  This feature will be posted each week usually on Wednesdays but I’m sometimes early and often late. I’ve got a lot of Great Giveaway going on here on my blog so be sure to check them out!I love […]

The Assembly Room by Bryony Allen – Guest Post & Giveaway

Welcome to Author Bryony Allen Bryony Allen was born in Enfield in the UK but actually spent most of her youth in the North East of the country close to Hartlepool before returning South again. There she studied for a degree in English Literature and Drama at the Roehampton University in London, graduating with a […]

Wisteria Blog Tour

Wisteria by Bisi Leyton: Sixteen year old Wisteria Kuti has two options—track the infected around the Isle of Smythe or leave the only known safe haven and face a world infested with flesh eating biters. But even with well-armed trackers, things go wrong and Wisteria ends up alone facing certain death, until she is rescued […]

V is for Virgin by Kelly Oram – Interview & Giveaway

Coming Soon: Tour Schedule & Sign Ups Welcome to Author Kelly Oram Kelly Oram wrote her first novel at age fifteen–a fan fiction about her favorite music group, The Backstreet Boys, for which family and friends still tease her. She’s obsessed with reading, talks way too much, and loves to eat frosting by the spoonful. […]

Moonlight and Oranges by Elise Stephens: Excerpt and Giveaway

Author Elise Stephens Elise Stephens received the Eugene Van Buren Prize for Fiction from the University of Washington in 2007, where she also received her degree in Creative Writing. “Moonlight and Oranges” is her first novel and was a quarter-finalist for the 2011 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award.She lives in Seattle, Washington with her husband where […]

Fiona Thorn and the Carapecem Spell by Jen Barton – Interview & Giveaway

Welcome to Author Jen Barton Jen Barton was born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania in 1971 and spent much of her life on the East Coast. In 2008, at age 36, she and her family moved to California. With two cars, she and her husband moved two dogs, two guinea pigs, a cornsnake and their 10-year old […]