Review: The Alchemyst by Michael Scott

He holds the secret that can end the world. The truth: Nicholas Flamel was born in Paris on September 28, 1330. Nearly 700 years later, he is acknowledged as the greatest Alchemyst of his day. It is said that he discovered the secret of eternal life. … [Continue reading]

Review: The Lost City of Atlantis by Benjamin Flinders

Second book in the Traveling Trunk Adventures series. What has kindled the wrath of Poseidon? Something of his has been stolen, and he will destroy all of Atlantis to get it back. Join Ethan and Dallin, two brothers who are transported back to the … [Continue reading]

Giveaway: 2 Books by Janette Rallison

I love Janette Rallison!I've read 3 of her books this year and have the rest of her books on my to read list. Just One Wish is one of my favorite reads of 2010.Her books are humorous, clean and just plain fun to read.Here is a little bio taken from … [Continue reading]

Giveaway: Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk by David Sedaris (Audiobook)

Featuring David Sedaris's unique blend of hilarity and heart, this new collection of keen-eyed animal-themed tales is an utter delight. Though the characters may not be human, the situations in these stories bear an uncanny resemblance to the … [Continue reading]

Giveaway: The Family Dinner by Laurie David

Laurie David speaks from her own experience confronting the challenges of raising two teenage girls. Today's parents have lots to deal with and technology is making their job harder than ever. Research has proven that everything we worry about as … [Continue reading]

Got Great Giveaways 10/7

Got Great Giveaways is a weekly feature hosted here on I Am A Reader, Not A Writer.I love book giveaways. They often have low entries which means I actually win them. I'm always on the lookout for book giveaways and have become frustrated by not … [Continue reading]

Interview & Giveaway: Author Kathi Macias

Today I'm welcoming author Kathi Macias to my site. Kathi is an award winning christian author with more than 30 books to her credit and is also a popular speaker in a myriad of venues. Kathi is a mother, grandmother and great grandmother who enjoys … [Continue reading]

Waiting On Wednesday: Secondhand Charm by Julie Berry

In a secluded village, magic sparkles on the edges of the forest. There, a young girl named Evie possesses unusually strong powers as a healer. A gypsy's charms—no more than trinkets when worn by others—are remarkably potent when Evie ties them … [Continue reading]

Childrens Book Wednesday: The Bracelet by Miriam de Rosier

Teddy is not Miss Thompson's favorite student. He doesn't focus in class, his homework is never complete, and he comes to school unkempt. When, at Christmas, Teddy gives Miss Thompson a bottle of cheap perfume and a rhinestone bracelet with half the … [Continue reading]

Review: Artemis Fowl: The Atlantis Complex

Artemis has committed his entire fortune to a project he believes will save the planet and its inhabitants, both human and fairy. Can it be true? Has goodness taken hold of the world’s greatest teenage criminal mastermind?Captain Holly Short is … [Continue reading]