Books Magazine


  • Slowly, But Surely.

    Slowly, Surely.

    It's been two months since I've last posted, and I have to apologize.The last two months of summer really flew by for me. At first I thought it was just a week... Read more

    The 15 September 2013 by   Theliteraturelion
  • My Rundy


    (This is supposed to be a review of My Antonia, HPB Humble book club selection for September’s discussion.  But it’s not.)With every book I read, I miss my... Read more

    The 02 September 2013 by   Akklemm
  • Book Review: The Drowning House

    Book Review: Drowning House

    268 pages | Publisher: Doubleday | Published: 1/13“…the past wasn’t always nice.” He paused. “But isn’t that what we all do? Rework our history? Most of us... Read more

    The 12 September 2013 by   Anovelsource
  • Short Stories Challenge – The Blessing of Brokenness by Karin Slaughter...

    Short Stories Challenge Blessing Brokenness Karin Slaughter (stand-alone)

    What’s The Blessing of Brokenness all about?:Mary Lou Dixon works at the Christ Holiness Baptist Church. She’s overseeing the repair of the cross above the alta... Read more

    The 20 September 2013 by   Bibliobeth
  • Lena Reviews Roadkill by Alexandra Allred

    Lena Reviews Roadkill Alexandra Allred

    The general conceit about most established fictional detectives is their lack of home life.  Either because of the job or because of their need for the job,... Read more

    The 03 September 2013 by   Lesbrary
  • Dark Horse

    Dark Horse

    Book by Mike LanganNicky ‘Nick’ Rigopoulos finds himself a dark horse in a race to solve a frame up—his own.Nick’s day starts off well enough. He’s in a... Read more

    The 23 September 2013 by   Brian Abbott
  • Maintaining Focus When Writing

    Maintaining Focus When Writing

    It is a problem experienced by the best of writers at one time or another: struggling to focus on your writing because of external distractions. Read more

    The 05 September 2013 by   Aprylskies
  • 2013 Golden Baobab Prizes Longlist Announced

    2013 Golden Baobab Prizes Longlist Announced

    Back in June I mentioned that the Golden Baobab Prize was calling all African Writers to submit to their prize for Children's Literature. Well, on August 30th,... Read more

    The 03 September 2013 by   Bookshy
  • Buying Book Reviews? Say It Isn't So!

    Buying Book Reviews? Isn't

    I don't know if you've noticed or not, but lately I've been seeing a lot of stories about authors - and just businesses in general - buying positive customers... Read more

    The 25 September 2013 by   Selane
  • New Release Tuesday: Life, Loss, and Coming to Terms with Survival

    Release Tuesday: Life, Loss, Coming Terms with Survival

    Enon by Paul HardingExpected Publication: September 10th, 2013 Random HouseDealing with grief is a difficult task, near impossible for some.  For parents who... Read more

    The 03 September 2013 by   Crossstitchyourheart


Read More