Up for Review: Slim Pickins’ in Fat Chance, Texas by Celia Bonaduce

Title: Slim Pickins’ in Fat Chance, Texas Series: Fat Chance, Texas Book 2 Author: Celia Bonaduce Genre: Women’s Fiction, Romantic Comedy To Be Published: January 5th, 2016 Publisher: Lyrical Press Formats Available: NetGalley only   ~ Synopsis ~   It’s been a year since an eccentric billionaire summoned seven strangers to the dilapidated, postage stamp-sized town of Fat Chance, Texas. To win a cash bequest, each was required to spend six months in the ghost town to see if they could transform it—and themselves—into something extraordinary. But by the time pastry chef Fernando Cruz arrives, several members of the original … Continue reading

Up for Review: Holly and Ivy by Selah Janel

Title: Holly and Ivy Author: Selah Janel Genre: Holiday Chick Lit, Sweet Romance Published: November 30th, 2012 Publisher: Mocha Memoirs Press Formats Available: ePub, PDF   ~ Synopsis ~   After losing her job and her boyfriend, Holly returns to her parents’ farm. Embarrassed and hopeless, she doesn’t expect to bump into a forgotten childhood friend that wasn’t supposed to exist. Ivy is not only a dryad, but she lives in the pine trees Holly’s family grows to sell at Christmas. As the old friends reconnect, Ivy not only shares her strong opinions, but gives Holly a charm that will … Continue reading

Up for Review: Four Corners by Kristin Durfee

Title: Four Corners Author: Kristin Durfee Genre: YA Fantasy Published: May 20th, 2015 Publisher: Black Opal Books Age Recommendation: 13+ Format Available: PDF   ~ Synopsis ~   Levi always knew he was different. The fact that he could smash a light bulb without touching it was only one clue, but he’s about to find out how special he really is… Sought after by those in a magical land, he meets Aura, Queen of Esotera. Her kingdom is in trouble and he’s the only one who can help. But the powerful sorcerer who cursed Esotera will not give up easily. … Continue reading