#TuesdayBookBlog #Bookreview THE LABYRINTH OF THE SPIRITS by Carlos Ruiz Zafón Trans. (@ZafonOficial) (@orionbooks) A magical visit to Barcelona and to the world of books and stories. Unmissable! – Hi all: It’s with great pleasure that I bring you a wonderful book. The Labyrinth of the Spirits: From the bestselling author of The Shadow of the Wind (Cemetery of Forgotten Books 4) by Carlos Ruiz Zafon and Lucia Graves The long-awaited new novel from the author of the … http://ow.ly/s9w650jbRaO


Under the Sea, a Virtual Art Gallery Showcasing the work of Rob Goldstein – Thanks to Teagan Geneviene for inviting me (and everybody) to an extraodinary virtual exhibition of Rob Goldstein’s art. It’s called Under the Sea and it is fantabulous! Come and visit! via Under the Sea, a Virtual Art Gallery Showcasing the work of Rob Goldstein http://ow.ly/xP7g50j6GQl

#TuesdayBookBlog THE MOUNTAIN MAN’S BADGE (THE MOUNTAIN MAN MYSTERIES BOOK 3) by Gary Corbin (@garycorbin) A reluctant hero and an old-fashioned #mystery, small-town politics and corruption #Bookreview http://ow.ly/TLTG50iUNfx

#Bookreview MUNICH by Robert Harris (@Robert___Harris) A solid and well-written #historicalfiction book with few surprises (@FTLOBOOKS) – Hi all: Today I bring you a book I won in a giveaway by an author I’m happy to finally have read. More of his books to come, I am sure. Munich by Robert Harris MUNICH, SEPTEMBER 1938 Hitler is determined to start a war. Chamberlain is desperate to preserve the peace. They will meet in a http://ow.ly/ilbw50iRTNR

#TuesdayBookBlog SCORN by Paul Hoffman (@PaulGHoff) An extraordinary satire with a narrator for the centuries and quite a twist #RBRT – Hi all: I bring you a book that took my breath away, and I kid you not. Scorn by Paul Hoffman.  “A thrill-ride from start to finish… and brilliantly funny.” – Big Issue After an experiment at the Large Hadron Collider goes horribly wrong, depressed scientist Aaron Gall wakes up to discover his mind and http://ow.ly/q8p050iBhhV

#Bookreview THE MYSTERY OF THREE QUARTERS: THE NEW HERCULE POIROT MYSTERY by Sophie Hannah (@sophiehannahCB1) Poirot is back in good shape. #Poirot #mysteryreaders – Hi all: I must confess this series passed me by but I could not resist when I saw this novel was available on NetGalley… The Mystery of Three Quarters: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery by Sophie Hannah A good old-fashioned and convoluted mystery with a Poirot in good shape. The world’s most beloved detect… http://ow.ly/ZyqN50iziim

#Bookreview and Blog tour THE INCENDIARIES by R. O. Kwon (@rokwon) For lovers of poetic prose, complex narration and unique voices #TheIncendiaries #NetGalley – Hi all: I was very happy to be invited to participate in the blog tour of this book because it gave me the opportunity to read the first book by an author who is being acclaimed by public and critics alike. The Incendiaries: A Novel by R. O. Kwon “Religion, politics, and love collide in this http://ow.ly/ODIR50isTjv

#TuesdayBookBlog The Not So Perfect Plan to Save Friendship House: A heartwarming, uplifting comedy about friendship, community and love by Lilly Bartlett (@MicheleGormanUK) #RBTR A light, feel-good read, for those who enjoy choral books full of larger-than-life characters. http://ow.ly/QNay50ioEDK

Author Teri Polen offers a great promo opportunity to all authors of horror, paranormal, and thriller books in October through her #BadMoonRising.

Books and Such

Spots are still available!

For the month of October, Books & Such will again be featuring Bad Moon Rising!  If you’re an indie author of horror, thriller, or paranormal books and would like to be featured, send me your info.  Free publicity, book sales (hopefully!), new authors to follow, and more books to buy – what’s not to like?

Each post will feature one of your releases, a blurb, author bio, social media links, buy links, and a short interview.  If you’d like to include a giveaway or have alternative ideas for your post, I’m open to suggestions.

This is the fourth year of Bad Moon Rising and spots tend to fill up fast, so if you’d like to be included, email me at tpolen6@gmail.com.

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Thanks to Sally Cronin for contributing to ¡Que entre la luz! an anthology in Spanish against domestic violence, and for sharing my post about it here, and featuring it in the company of two fabulous posts by Mary Smith and Rebecca Bryn. Please, do check them out!

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Sometimes I don’t get to a blog post as quickly as I like and certainly during July I was busy getting some work projects finished off. I will also admit to spending wasteful time sitting in the sun reading…..an extended Irish summer is not to be wasted!  However, I do pop in and check bloggers I enjoy and I found this post by Mary Smith which takes us from her home in Scotland to many thousands of miles away in Pakistan, where Mary worked for some years.

MarySmith’sPlace – Sibi Mela, Pakistan

Here in Scotland we are in the middle of the agricultural show season. The Royal Highland Show, the flagship event of the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, starts things off in June when over four days the finest livestock is shown off and judged. There’s also show jumping, countryside pursuits, entertainment (one year I was invited…

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