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Giveaway: Lakeshire Park (Megan Walker) ~ (US Only)

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Lakeshire Park (US Only) by: Megan Walker Release Date: April 7th, 2020 Publisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing   About the Book:   Brighton, England 1820 Amelia Moore wants only one thing—to secure the future happiness of her younger sister, Clara. With their stepfather’s looming death, the two sisters will soon be on...
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Gabby Roberts
The cover gives off the romantic period drama feel and the synopsis is very interesting. I didn't win the book on Instagram, so I ... Read More
Thursday, 28 May 2020 15:30
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover. This book sounds intriguing.
Thursday, 11 June 2020 15:01
Lin Ryals
This sounds like such a great read!
Tuesday, 16 June 2020 08:53
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Author Chat with Megan Walker (Lakeshire Park), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Megan Walker author of Lakeshire Park. Read on for more about Won-pyung Sohn and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Megan Walker !         Megan Walker was raised on a berry farm in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, where her...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Thursday, 07 May 2020 12:52
Caryl Kane
Wonderful interview! I'm looking forward to reading "Lakeshire Park".
Sunday, 10 May 2020 20:33
Lin Ryals
Yes! This totally looks like my genre!! I want!
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 10:59
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Giveaway: Magic Required (Wizard For Hire) (Obert Skye) ~ US Only

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  Magic Requred: Wizard For Hire (US Only) by: Obert Skye Release Date: April 7th, 2020 Publisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing       About the Book At the Convent of Sweet Mercy, young girls are raised to be killers. In some few children the old bloods show, gifting rare talents that...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 12:32
Amanda
Love the cover and this series!
Friday, 29 May 2020 16:01
Penny Olson
The cover has a lot going on. The story sounds, dark, magical and fun.
Thursday, 04 June 2020 23:39
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Author Chat with Spencer Hyde (What The Other Three Don't Know), Plus Guest Post!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Spencer Hyde author of What The Other Three Don't Know. Read on for more about Spencer and his book, plus an guest post.       Meet Spencer Hyde!         Spencer Hyde spent three years during high school at Johns Hopkins...
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Spotlight on Dragonwatch: Master Of The Phantom Isle (Brandon Mull), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Dragonwatch: Master Of The Phantom Isle by Brandon Mull.  Read on for more about Brandon and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Brandon Mull!   Brandon Mull has worked as a comedian, a filing clerk, a patio installer, a movie promoter,...
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