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Smorgasbord Book Promotion – Air your Reviews – Allison D. Reid and Nicholas C. Rossis

Many thanks to Sally Cronin for re-blogging my recent post of my review of Journey to Aviad! Take a look!

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Welcome to the first review post of the week and I am starting things off with a review for  Journey to Aviad ( Wind Chronicles Book 1) by Allison D. Reid by Terri Webster Schrandt on her blog last week.

About the book

Threatening clouds and fierce storms besiege the city of Tyroc. More frequent and powerful than ordinary storms, young Elowyn, a weaver’s daughter living in the outskirts of the city, senses something disturbing and unnatural about them. She soon realizes that the storms are but a warning sign of much more frightening things yet to come. Terrifying wolf-like creatures emerge from the depths of the wilderness at the bidding of a dark master.

His name found only among the crumbling pages of ancient texts, the re-appearance of Alazoth and his Hounds is a dark omen for the people of Tyroc and beyond. Only legends remain of the heroes…

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The Doors to Knowledge Invite the Love of Reading

What is your "one love?" As a writer and educator, I have to admit that the love of books and reading is at the top of my list of loves. The above photo shows a sculpture of a woman reading in the lobby of the Sacramento State University library. I was surprised that I had not noticed …

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The New and Improved Leisure Link

With the Independence holiday behind me, I can go back to the care and feeding of The Leisure Link! I hope that you will consider joining the link-up if you haven't yet, or just come and re-join the party! During the summer, there are a lot more opportunities for leisure, whether it is playing golf, attending …

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Escape from Reality, Then Re-entry

"When reading for fun, do you usually choose fiction or non-fiction? Do you have an idea why you prefer one over the other?" Escape vs. Reality, is really the question. My mom put books into my hands when I was 4 years old. There is a photo of me at age two, laying on the floor …

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