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#LetsReadIndie | Excerpt In Bl..

Posted April 26, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 0 Comments
#LetsReadIndie | Excerpt In Blood We Trust by Elodie Colt

Welcome to another edition of We Love The Indies that is part of #LetsReadIndie challenge hosted by RaeAnne and I. Today, I have an excerpt of In Blood We Trust by Elodie Colt. RaeAnne will have an interview up on her site later on today. 2078. The Future, as it was once called. A better time you imagine? Most would say yes. Jordan would say they’d switched one evil for another… Ever since the SDCT—the Scientific Department for Cancer Treatment—made a scientific breakthrough, creating a cure for cancer and therefore […]

Top Ten Tuesday | Top 10 Thing..

Posted April 25, 2017 by Tina in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 1 Comment
Top Ten Tuesday | Top 10 Things That Will Make Me NOT Want To Read That Book

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. Each week there is a prompt and you make a list about that prompt. This Week the prompt is: Top Ten Things That Will Make Me NOT Want To Read That Book. 1. Characters named Andrew, Andy, Drew, John, Johnny. – My dad’s name is John so reading romance books with characters named John is just weird. The name Andrew reminds me of someone I really really hate. 2. Sexual Abuse – it just triggers me. 3. Horror […]

As Discussed By Tina | The Slu..

Posted April 24, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 1 Comment
As Discussed By Tina | The Slump, Oh My Lovely Slump….NOT

If you’ve been following my blog for a while then you know I’ve been pretty consistent when it comes to posting. My goal is to try to post every day or every other day. But lately it has been radio silence except for a couple posts that I had scheduled from a long time ago. What’s going on with me? I’m in a reading, blogging, life slump. There has been a lot happening in my personal life. I began going to counseling in late March where I am working on […]

#LetsReadIndie | Interviewing ..

Posted April 19, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 0 Comments
#LetsReadIndie | Interviewing Belinda Knoll

Welcome to #LetsReadIndie! Today I am interviewing Belinda Knoll author of The Last April! RaeAnne is going to have an excerpt of The Last April so be sure to check that out. 1. Welcome to As Told By Tina! Thank you so much for being a part of #LetsReadIndie! Could you tell us a little about yourself and your book “The Last April”? Belinda Knoll: Hi! Thanks for having me. I’ve been writing since I began elementary school. I published my first book as a high school senior and I […]

Top Ten Tuesday | Ten Things T..

Posted April 18, 2017 by Tina in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 3 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday | Ten Things That Will INSTANTLY Make Want To Read That Book

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. Each week there is a new prompt and you make a list with that prompt. This week the prompt is: Top 10 things that will INSTANTLY make me want to read that book. 1. The Cover – I, like many other bookworms are suckers for a beautiful cover. If you have a beautiful cover, I’m probably going to buy your book ASAP. 2. The Author – I have certain authors that I just automatically one click their […]

As Told By Littles | A Bad Cas..

Posted April 13, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Littles, Reviews / 0 Comments
As Told By Littles | A Bad Case Of Stripes by David Shannon

I will be the first one to admit that the cover of A Bad Case Of Stripes freaked me out. It also freaked Little One out. He told me he really didn’t want to read this but we both decided to conquer our fear and read the book. I have noticed that Little One has been struggling with stress and sometimes I think it has to do with school and trying to fit in. I thought this story might help him. Our library only had the audiobook available but after […]

#LetsReadIndie | Starbound Exc..

Posted April 12, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 0 Comments
#LetsReadIndie | Starbound Excerpt by JJ Green

Welcome to another edition of #LetsReadIndie! Today I am sharing with you an excerpt of Starbound by JJ Green. Starbound is a prequel Shadows of the Void Space Opera Serial. Please note that RaeAnne is currently taking the week off so I’m the only one posting today for the #LetsReadIndie event! Excerpt of Starbound by JJ Green Jas Harrington gripped the handlebars of her snow mobile and pressed the throttle. The machine pulled away beneath her, sending up sprays of powder snow on either side. She grinned. It had snowed […]

A Weekly Recap | It’s My..

Posted April 9, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 3 Comments
A Weekly Recap | It’s My Birthday

A Weekly Recap is my take on The Sunday Post hosted by Caffeinated Reviewer. I will be highlighting the books I’ve read, what I’m currently reading, things happening on the blog and bits and pieces of my life outside the blog. I’ll also be showcasing the books I’ve recently add to my shelves and I’ll be linking up Team Tynga’s Reviews . This Week On As Told By Tina My Book Of The Month Is: You guys have voted for Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo. I’m pretty excited about […]

As Told By The Littles | Leo: ..

Posted April 6, 2017 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
As Told By The Littles | Leo: A Ghost Story by Mac Barnett

Leo: A Ghost Story was a book featured on Scholastic’s 100 Best Read Aloud Books To Your Kids. . If you think that Leo maybe a little scary for your little ones, I can assure you it won’t. Leo is anything but scary. It is actually very cute. Little One was a bit hesitant when I told him the title of the story, but after reading the story he told me it wasn’t scary after all. The library had the kindle edition of Leo: A Ghost Story that also featured […]

#LetsReadIndie | Interviewing ..

Posted April 5, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 0 Comments
#LetsReadIndie | Interviewing Michael Seidelman

Welcome to #LetsReadIndie! Every Wednesday, RaeAnne and I spotlight an indie author in hopes of inspiring you to pick up their book! Today I am interviewing Michael Seidelman author of No One Dies In The Garden Of Syn. You can check out an excerpt of No One Dies In The Garden Of Syn on RaeAnne’s blog! Interviewing Michael Seidelman Welcome to As Told By Tina! Thank you so much for being a part of #LetsReadIndie. Could you tell us a little about yourself and your book “No One Dies In […]