Saturday, February 8, 2014

Sunday/Monday Posts - February 8th & 9th

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Happy Sunday and Monday Everyone!

I've been super busy on the blog this week.  Much more than I ever intended to be.  Thanks to Berkley/ Obsidian, I have been hosting giveaways and guest posts for their new February cozy releases all week.  There are more coming up next week.  If you missed entering any of the giveaways, I created a brand new tab at the top for all of them.  Just click it and see what's still going on.

I will be doing more cozy giveaways for  March for Berkley's new releases.

I have also managed to enjoy reading some of them too.  I finished three books this week.  Not sure if I'll be able to keep up this pace with reading and blogging, but I'm trying.

We're still having cold weather.  It's in the 20's here and we had a couple of snow storms during the week.  We might have more snow tomorrow night, but the forecast seems to be getting better. So, it might just be a dusting.

I'm going to try and get out there and visit some blogs today.  I hope you all have a great week and read many great books! 


Blog Tours/Spotlights/Reviews/Giveaways 
I Hosted

Blog Tours/Hops Coming Up Next Week

Sunday - Letting Go by Maya Banks (Spotlight and Giveaway)

Monday - Time or Money by Carly Fall (Review)

Tuesday -  Beewitched by Hannah Reed (Guest Post/Giveaway)

Wednesday -Books, Cooks and Crooks by Lucy Arlington (Guest Post/Giveaway)

Thursday -  Blog Tour:  Sleight of Paw by Patricia Fry (Guest Post/Giveaway)

Thursday - A Fatal Slip by Meg London (Guest Post/Giveaway)

Friday - Blog Tour:  Limoncello Yellow by Traci Andrighetti (Review/Giveaway)

Friday - Cover Reveal - Ignited by Julie Kenner

I finished reading...

I'm currently reading...

I'm still listening to...

These are the books I hope to read for the rest of February...

What was your week like? What are you reading this week?


  1. The cozy titles and covers are always so tempting...hope you enjoy them, and keep warm! Here's MY WEEKLY SUNDAY/MONDAY UPDATES

  2. I love a good Cozy, glad you are being more active and enjoying it!

  3. So many good little time. I need to take a speed reading class, lol

    Have a great week!!

  4. Berkley has so many fun sounding cozies coming out, hope you are enjoying the giveaways and guest posts. Hope you have a great week and no snow!

  5. Blah, hope that icky weather gets better for you. I need to read Doctor Sleep.

  6. It looks like you are busy! Enjoy listening to Dr Sleep and reading the rest of your books. We are expecting snow here too, but the forecast keeps changing so who knows. It's flurrying now.
    Happy Sunday.

  7. I've never read a cosy mystery yet, but will be trying them out for a challenge this year.

  8. I'm loving the Berkley features; it's adding to my wishlist. :D

    It's been chilly here too, brr. :(

    Ah well, let's make some cocoa and read. :)

  9. That is a lot of work on a blog this last week. Enjoy all your reads and have a good week.

  10. You had a great week. Your weather sounds great in comparison to mine. The wind chill was -32 as I was driving to work this morning. Come see my Monday Report if you get a chance. Happy reading!

  11. Murder at Cold Creek Cottage caught my eye. You're featuring so many great-sounding cozies on your blog and it's fun reading your blog and learning about them.

    My post:

  12. Your cozy mystery week was fun. :-)

  13. Lot of great looking books! Are you enjoying Dr. Sleep? I am curious about that one, I have it to listen too but haven done it yet. I also love Debbie Macomber!! So enjoy your reads!! :)


    1. I think I would prefer to actually read Dr. Sleep instead of having it on audio. I've started it three times and seem to have a problem concentrating on it. I'm going to try again, though.


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