Book Reviews

Incoherent Gods - Promo and Excerpt

Blog Tour Stop at Thrice Read Books for the release of INCOHERENT GODS - Book 3 in the Gods, Inc. series by Gabriele Russo, published by Fiery Seas Publishing
Hercules, guardian of the Lemuria Zoo, has a big problem: the Zoo's divine animals have been going crazy. To make things worse, Queen Louhi, the CEO of Gods Incorporated, has just arrived for her yearly visit... with a new fiancé in tow (along with his yenta-minded grandfather Jupiter). Of course, the fact that Hercules is desperately in love with her doesn't help his plight in any way whatsoever.

Your Next 24 Hours: One Day of Kindness Can Change Everything - Review

New book review on Thrice Read Books: Adult Nonfiction/self help - Your Next 24 Hours by Hal Donaldson

Kindness is King, and the world could be an entirely different place if all of us made the choice to pay homage.

Through dozens of real-life examples, both famous and mundane, Hal Donaldson and co-author Kirk Noonan illustrate more than 20 ways and reasons to make kindness, not only a random act but a purposeful habit.

Dragon Lightning (Dragon Dreamer Book 2) - Review

On this edition of Sam's Teen Reads Corner, JS Burke's Dragon Dreamer - YA Fantasy

Drakor seems like a normal young ice dragon with a talent for making lightning swords. But he alone feels the changing heart of his island Volcano. It destroyed his beloved sire. Now he foresees their doom, but none will listen. As he seeks proof, the Volcano shakes him off into the frozen sea. Arak was mocked as a worthless dreamer until he and Scree, a fearless undersea misfit, saved the dragons. Now dragons and octopi sail north in search of mythical ice dragons. They find Drakor and a terrifying reality. When Scree enters the abyss to check his volcano, she discovers everyone is in peril. Can this crew of unlikely friends save three realms?

The Dragon Dreamer - Review

Sam reviews JS Burke's THE DRAGON DREAMER on this edition of Sam's Teen Reads Corner - YA Fantasy

Dragon Dreamer is amazing and incredible. Who knew that a story with octopi and dragons could be so good? This is highly recommended for fantasy lovers and sea lovers, so don’t hesitate. Try it!

To Hold A Siren's Heart - Review

Jenn's review of adult paranormal/urban fantasy romance TO HOLD A SIREN'S HEART by Rachel Leigh Smith
Shapeshifters, warring ancient pantheons, and love that transcends tradition and discrimination, all packed into a smooth, free-flowing paranormal romance? Where do I sign up?

The Art of the Start - Review

Jenn reviews Guy Kawaksaki's business start-up book THE ART OF THE START on this edition of Thrice Read Books' review blog
What does it take to turn ideas into action? What are the elements of a perfect pitch? How do you win the war for talent? How do you establish a brand without bucks? These are some of the issues everyone faces when starting or revitalizing any undertaking, and Guy Kawasaki, the former marketing maven of Apple Computer, provides the answers.

The Fibromyalgia Relief Book - Review

Jenn reviews Miryam Ehrlich Williamson's THE FIBROMYALGIA RELIEF BOOK - nonfiction, health, self-care, chronic illness, chronic fatigue
I've struggled with Fibromyalgia for almost a decade now, and I've read my own fair share of books on how to best managing the debilitating, painful, exhausting condition. Miryam Ehrlich Williamson's book, The Fibromyalgia Relief Book, makes it to the top of all my "Best of" lists for this topic.

The Cursed Girl - Review

Sam's Teen Reads Corner looks at Maria Vemisoglous' YA Paranormal novel, THE CURSED GIRL
Cursed Girl is an amazing historical fantasy about a witch changing the fate of humankind as we know it. Creative, fun, and humorous, filled with a sassy protagonist and danger, Cursed Girl will fill your fantasy needs. 

Two Hearts, One Stone - Review

Two Hearts, One Stone - Review

Sexy cowboy Cassanova meets sweet pediatrician in Leslie Scott's newest cowboy romance, Two Hearts One Stone.

New release review PLUS a bonus excerpt from the book...

Romancing the Beat: Story Structure for Romance Novels (How to Write Kissing Books) (Volume 1) - Review

Jenn reviews ROMANCING THE BEAT: STORY STRUCTURE FOR ROMANCE NOVELS by Gwen Hayes - Nonfiction, Writing Craft, Romance Writing
I'm pulling my writing craft books off the shelf and reading them as November draws near. I picked this particular book up, hoping to clarify plot beats for my romance writing. When I received it, though, I lost hope. It's so slender, how could it possibly help me straighten out my messy storylines?

Law of Attraction Habits - Review

Jenn's book review Chris Tomasso's Law of Attraction Habits - Personal Development, Nonfiction
Imagine: 

You wake up in the morning with purpose. You stay in your bed for as long as you want, knowing everything is taken care of. When you want, you rise out of bed to greet the day, expecting everything to go well. You don't do this out of blind optimism, but instead a deep understanding of how the universe works.

Beauty and the Beast: Lost in a Book

Sam reviews BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: LOST IN A BOOK on the Thrice Read Books review blog. YA Fantasy
I love Beauty and the Beast, I love books, and if it features magic, Love and Death, then count me in! Wagers, betrayal, and learning to see with your heart, Lost in a Book has you coming back for more.