The Aquamarine Surfboard By Kellye Abernathy – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genre: Middle Grade / Magical Realism / Fantasy. Ebbing and flowing between reality and magic, times past and present, The Aquamarine Surfboard by Kellye Abernathy is a riveting beach tale about opening up to mystery, building community when and where you can — and discovering the ocean is filled with magic—the really BIG kind—the kind that changes the world. Enter Giveaway.
Connected By Seema Desai – Lone Star Book Tours. Genres: Children’s Book / Self-Help / Mindfulness / Parenting. Connected is all about teaching kids and their families how to navigate their emotions. It is a practical guide to understanding powerful concepts that alleviate the stress and challenge in tough situations. Read my review and enter giveaway
Fiction About Complicated 20th Century Women By Joanne Easley – Lone Star Book Tours. multi-award-winning debut, Sweet Jane, was named the adult fiction winner at the Texas Author Project and shortlisted for the Sarton Award and Eric Hoffer Award, among others. Just One Look, Joanne’s second novel was a May 2022 Pulpwood Queen Book Club Pick. I’ll BeSeeing You, her third novel, features characters from Sweet Jane. Joanne Easley’s prize-winning short stories and poetry have appeared in several anthologies. Enter Giveaway.
The Fifth Daughter of Thorn Ranch By Julia Brewer Daily – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genres: Women’s Fiction / Contemporary Western / Family Saga. Emma Rosales is the heiress of the largest ranch in Texas—The Thorn. All the responsibilities of managing a million acres now fall into her fifth-generation hands. A task Emma could handle with her eyes closed…if The Thorn were any ordinary property. The Fifth Daughter of Thorn Ranch is a family saga as large as the state of Texas.
The Covey Jencks Mysteries- Love and Murder Deep in the Heart of Texas By Shelton L. Williams. Audio Pop Up Tour. Genre: Mystery / Amateur Sleuths / West Texas
WHISKERS ABROAD – Ashi and Audrey’s Adventures in Japan by CARRIE CARTER. Graphic Designer: Stacy Vickers. Genre: Fiction/Travelogue/Japan. Whiskers Abroad is both an amusing travel story with unforgettable characters but also a useful guide for tourists going to Japan about such basic travel issues as how to get from the airport to central Tokyo, how to purchase a rail pass, what to visit in Tokyo, and what to eat. Lavishly designed with full-color photographs and arresting page layouts, Whiskers Abroad will delight both your eyes and your sense of adventure.
Cavern of the Veil Queen By Michael Scott Clifton with illuatrations by Nancy E. Durham – Lone Star Book Tours. Genre: Fiction / Fantasy / Action / Sword & Sorcery. The Empire of Meredith has waged war against the Veil Queen for over a thousand years. The key to victory may not lie with Prince Tal’s power, but with Alex’s wild and unpredictable magic. Together, they must find the Veil Queen…and kill her. Read my review of this thoroughly magical book and enter giveaway.
The Flower Enigma By Charles Breakfield & Rox Burkey – Lone Star Book Tours. Genres: Small Town Mystery / Suspense / Amateur Sleuths. Imagine a romantic getaway in the Texas Hill Country. With no paparazzi, Magnolia Bluff is the perfect destination until a cyber attack occurs that interferes with the happy couple. JJ and Jo can’t avoid this roving series maelstrom. It gets personal when they’re attacked and warned to leave town. Watch the book trailer and enter giveaway.
Rio Hondo Three Rivers Trilogy By Preston Lewis – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genres: Western / Historical Fiction / Action & Adventure – With the embers of the Lincoln County War still burning, rancher Wes Bracken must rebuild his life amid the white-hot animosities lingering from the deadly feud. His vengeful brother-in-law vows to kill him, the county’s economic kingpin seeks revenge, and the despicable outlaw Jesse Evans, intends to murder Bracken and his young family. Two promises complicate Bracken’s survival chances: a pledge not to kill his wife’s brother and a commitment to help William H. Bonney earn a governor’s pardon for his crimes. See Preston Lewis’s Rio Hondo Scrapbook Page and Enter Giveaway.
Deadly Keepsakes – A Tori Winters Mystery By Anita Dickason – Lone Star Book Blog Tour – Categories: Mystery / Women Sleuths – Tori Winter’s life is about to spin into an existence where nothing is as it seems. The historic house she inherits is steeped in secrets from the past. Secrets that may prove deadly. A stranger in a strange town, who can she trust? There is the disinherited step-grandson and the lawyer and his son. What are they hiding?
Tori’s inheritance may not be a blessing when a killer strikes again. It could be her death warrant. Read Excerpt and Guest Post, Watch Book Trailer and Enter Giveaway.
A Shot In The 80% Dark By Amber Royer – Lone Star Book Blog Tour. Bean To Bar Mysteries, Book 4 – Cozy Mystery / Culinary Mystery / Women Sleuth. Felicity Koerber’s bean to bar chocolate shop is thriving. Despite everything she’s been through with the murders she’s helped solve, Felicity is ready to take on new challenges. So when a local museum offers her a contract to create a chocolate replica of a gigantic sailing ship sculpture for a gala celebrating Galveston’s history, she jumps at the chance to combine chocolate-crafting with art. Watch book trailer and enter giveaway.
Rowdy: Wild and Mean, Sharp and Keen – THE ROWDY SERIES, BOOK ONE By Chris Mullen – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genres: Young Adult / Historical Fiction / Western / Action & Adventure. Blood, bullets, and tears bring Rowdy’s world to a showdown. Fighting for what was right is his code, living life for others becomes his way, and staring danger in the face is what he must do if he can truly be Wild and Mean, Sharp and Keen. Read Interview with Rowdy and Enter Giveaway.
The Mischief Series By Amanda M. Thrasher – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Chapter Book / Fantasy / Action & Adventure / 2ND-4TH Grade. Where do fairies get their magical fairy dust? Sentenced to work in the dust factory, two fairies learn a valuable lesson about the production of fairy dust, but can they survive the foreman? Enter Giveaway
Deadly Keepsakes By Anita Dickason – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genre: Mystery. The past becomes the future. Secrets that can kill! After someone tries to kill her, Tori Winters is on the run. Looking for a place to hide, a mysterious phone call about a vague inheritance seems to be the answer. After all, who would think of looking for her in Granbury, a small quaint Texas town. Instead, her life is about to spin into an existence where nothing is as it seems. The historic house she inherits has secrets. Ones she’s been warned can kill. A stranger in a strange town, who can she trust? There is the kindly lawyer and his son, or the disinherited step-grandson. What secrets do they hide? Tori’s newfound fortune may not be a blessing. It could become her death warrant. Enter Giveaway.
It’s A Mad, Mad Murder, Cozy Culinary Mystery By Cindy Vincent – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Enter Giveaway for a chance to win a signed copy of It’s a Mad, Mad Murder, a sweetheart-neckline apron, a set of multicolored, Farberware measuring cups, and a set of stainless steel, oblong measuring spoons.
Washed In The Blood, True Crime Novel By Shelton L. Williams – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. The true story behind the Kiss and Kill murder in Texas in 1961. Author Larry King says: Washed in the Blood is a page-turning read about the time–early 1960s–and place–Odessa, Texas–during its rowdy oil boom days when violence often rode the range. Read guest post about Betty’s Ghost and enter giveaway.
Turn To Me, A Misty River Romance By Becky Wade – Lone Star Book Blog Tours – Contemporary Romance / Christian Fiction / Clean & Wholesome – His promise will cost him far more than he imagined. He’ll do his best to shield Finley from unseen threats, but who’s going to shield him from losing his heart?
The Catch By Lisa Harris – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genres – Fiction / Christian / Mystery / Suspense / Romance. Madison and Jonas are forced into a race to find the woman and the child before the people who want her dead discover her location. And in a final showdown that could cost her everything, Madison will come face-to-face with the person who murdered her husband. Read Guest Post about the history of US Marshals and enter giveaway.
Odd Birds By Severo Perez. Genre: Literary Fiction. An “elegantly conceived tale–boasting a culturally and historically astute plot–that demands to be read. Read Author Interview. Enter Giveaway.
THE TRACEVERSE SAGA – The Shattered Gate & The Two Gates by ERIC R. SWANSON. Genre: Science Fiction and Genetic Engineering. They selfishly pillaged Earth and made him a hybrid. Will his split nature spell the end of intergalactic abduction? Read excerpt.