Thursday, September 27, 2012

Books of the Week - September 27th

Thanks for checking out our newest feature...Books of the Week! There are seven of us and we can't keep up with the many review requests we receive, even though we'd love to read everything sent our way. Therefore, we have decided to give some books their time in the spotlight and introduce you to them through this new blog feature. We will be featuring two books a week. We hope you will take the time to check these books out. (Click the titles to find them on Amazon.) If you read them and want to write a guest blogger review for us, please e-mail us and we'll be glad to work with you!

Authors: We will let you know whether or not we'll be able to review your book upon your request, and hope you'll be interested in this feature as an alternative.

The latest news: Books of the Week will be moving to Mondays at 11 am EST, starting October 1st. Watch for it at this new day and time!

"Finding Out"
By Sheryn MacMunn

Getting dumped on the sidewalk by her live-in boyfriend of seven years and finding he nearly emptied their savings account is the first of Sheila Davenport’s problems. At 36, Sheila thought her life was on track. Now she’s saddled with a mortgage that is about to skyrocket, a psychotic boss, and she has to train someone who just doesn’t care about the rules. Life no longer makes sense.Her friends advise her to date immediately. But Sheila’s trying to figure out what went wrong and how she got to this place. Since Prince Charming has ruined Sheila’s life, who can save her now? Help comes unexpectedly from her 86-year old neighbor who has had her own share of life’s ups and downs. After each get together, Sheila finds the strength to put the pieces of her life together while fighting not to lose her head.

"Finding Out" is $2.99 for Kindle.

Sheryn MacMunn can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

"The Cheat Sheet"
By Aaron Goldfarb

From the author behind the How to Fail: The Self-Hurt Guide comes this collection of eleven short stories about the sexes, sex, and sexiness in New York, including:

"The Ambiguous Woman" -- A man struggles to figure out exactly what a woman is thinking while on a date with her.

"The Boyfriend Trials" -- A fed-up thirty-year-old woman has a most interesting methodology in searching for the perfect partner.

"Comedic Romance" -- Love in real life never happens like it does in Hollywood rom-coms.

"He Proposed"
-- The day a woman gets proposed to is the most exciting day of her life. And, she can't wait to tell you all about it.

"Ain't Nothing Like a New York Romance"
-- There can't possibly be a better place to fall in love than New York City. Can there?

Aaron Goldfarb can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

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