Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review | Arroyo by Chip Jacobs #bookreview #chipjacobs #arroyo #rarebirdbooks #suzyapproved #orangecountyreads

Welcome to my stop on the Blog Tour hosted by Suzy Approved Book Tours. Thanks as well to the author and Rare Bird Books for the complimentary review copy. Genre: Historical Fiction Published: 10/15/19 Pages: 353 My Thoughts I was drawn to this book initially because it’s set in Southern California and refers to local […]

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Author Spotlight

Interview with Alexa Kingaard | In Their Own Words #authorinterview #mynameisrose #acornpublishing #sundaysessions

Please welcome local author Alexa Kingaard to the blog and enjoy getting to know her background and her inspirations! You can read my complete review of My Name is Rose HERE, but in short… I loved reading about the bucolic life on a commune, the space to explore, the sense of accomplishment that comes from […]

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Book Reviews

Book Review and Interview | The Scribbled Victims by Robert Tomoguchi #authorsoftheOC #thescribbledvictims

Genre: Paranormal, Vampires Published: February 28, 2017 Pages: 340 There’s a saying about how books always seem to find their reader, and this is especially true of this book… I haven’t read a good vampire novel in years. It’s not my preferred genre even though I devoured everything Anne Rice wrote in the 90s, loved […]

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Book Reviews, General Info

Local Author Spotlight & Book Review| My Name Is Rose by Alexa Kingaard #bookreview #mynameisrose #acornpublishing #alexakingaard

Genre/Themes: Women’s Fiction, Family/Forgiveness, Hippie Culture, Mothers and Daughters Published: March 15, 2019 Pages: 228 🍊🍊🍊🍊🍊/5 My Review: I stumbled onto this book and author when I happened to see a post on Instagram. One of the main goals of my blog is to support authors, especially authors who live in Southern California. When I […]

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