Enter to win a copy of Submerge by Tobie Easton. Filled with romance, adventure and rich world building, Submerge will take you to into the lives of mermaids after The Little Mermaid‘s story ends. A fantastical journey!
Enter to win to win a copy of Dining In: Highly Cookable Recipes by Alison Roman (Clarkson Potter, 2017). (ARV $30) If you think it’s easier, and tastier, to order out instead of cooking…think again. Alison Roman has put together this collection of 125 recipes that not only are simple but also use quick tricks and techniques to have dinner ready in a snap. You’ll see how roasting citrus can bring out new flavors, keeping boiled potatoes in the fridge can result in quick crispy smashed potatoes and how hot honey browned butter can add life to a dish. Even the most novice of cooks will agree that Dining In can be easy and taste better than take out. The Easy Peasy Recipes slideshow has 13 recipe that even those starting out in the kitchen can make and the best part, they’re far from bland and boring.
Enter to win a copy of this retelling of Cinderella with its gothic feel! If you are a lover of magic and the dark side, you will love this hauntingly dark story. LOVE. THIS. BOOK.
Enter to win to win a copy of The Home Cook: Recipes to Know by Heart by Alex Guarnaschelli (Clarkson Potter, 2017). (ARV $35) We all have those recipes – the ones that hold memories of smells and tastes as well as the people we cooked for or ate with. Alex Guarnaschelli has compiled her favorite recipes in The Home Cook. Roasted Beef Brisket with Pastrami Rub, Dark Chocolate Rum Pie, and Veal Meatballs with Tomatoes and Parmesan Cheese are just a few of the recipes sure to make their way into your kitchen and heart. Looking for more? Chicken and Dumplings and Cheddar Crust Apple Pie are two recipes we love to share with the people we love.
Enter to win a copy of Lies That Bind. What do you do when you learn your entire childhood was a lie??
Still reeling from the truths uncovered while searching for her sister in Italy, Anastasia?Phoenix?is ready to call it quits with spies. The only way to stop being a pawn in their game is to remove herself from the board. But before she can leave her parents’ crimes behind her, tragedy strikes. No one is safe, not while Department D still exists.
Enter to win a copy of The Glass Spare. Wil Heidle, the only daughter of the king of the world’s wealthiest nation, has grown up in the shadows. Kept hidden from the world in order to serve as a spy for her father—whose obsession with building his empire is causing a war—Wil wants nothing more than to explore the world beyond her kingdom, if only her father would give her the chance.
Enter to Win Because by Jack A. Langedijk. The tragic accident on Mount Everest changes everything for Roberto, a loving husband to Monique, and father to Jenny. As a professional mountain climber and motivational speaker, he had reached the summit of many mountains and helped others reach theirs.
Enter to win a copy of Dragonfly Song. The whispers say it’s not true that the Lady’s firstborn died at birth. They say it’s worse—the baby was born with an extra thumb dangling from each wrist. If she’s not perfect, she can never follow in her mother’s footsteps.
Enter to win a copy of Tortall: A Spy's Guide. As Tortall’s spymaster, George Cooper has sensitive documents from all corners of the realm. When Alanna sends him a surprising letter, he cleans out his office and discovers letters from when King Jonathan and Queen Thayet first ascended the throne, notes on creating the Shadow Service of spies, threat-level profiles on favorite characters, Daine’s notes on immortals, as well as family papers, such as Aly’s first report as a young spy and Neal’s lessons with the Lioness.
Enter to Win Kurosawa's Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside His Iconic Films
by Paul Anderer
Release date: Dec 12, 2017
“A well-researched study that is part biography of Kurosawa, part cultural history of modern Japan and part film monograph.
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Enter to win a copy of The Beautiful Ones. Antonina Beaulieu is in the glittering city of Loisail for her first Grand Season, where she will attend balls and mingle among high society in hopes of landing a suitable husband. But Antonina is telekinetic, and strange events in her past have made her the subject of malicious gossip and hardly a sought-after bride. Now, under the tutelage of her cousin’s wife, she is finally ready to shed the past and learn the proper ways of society.
Enter to win a copy of Alone. Sometimes I dream I am drowning.
Sometimes I dream of bloated faces, bobbing on the surface of misty waters.
And then I wake up, often screaming, heart racing, hands clenching fistfuls of my sheets. I’m in my bed at the top of Bug House. The murky daylight casts dull prisms from my snow globes onto the attic floor. My mom started collecting those pretty winter scenes for me when I was a baby. I gaze at them, lined neatly on the shelf in front of my window. My first order of business every day is hoping they’ll give me a trace of the joy they did when I was a kid.
Enter to win a copy of Pawns: The Wielders of Arantha. Seven hundred years in the future, the Jegg – a powerful alien race – invade Earth, wiping out half of the Terran Confederation.
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by Jacob M. Appel (Goodreads Author)
Release date: Nov 01, 2014
Short Stories: What would you do if your daughter returned home from college with a stolen baboon?
Enter to win a copy of Invasion Of The Scorp-Lions. Something is very wrong at Monterrosa Elementary--again. Weird noises and funky smells are coming through the classroom vents. Could the school be haunted? When one of their classmates falls into a coma, best friends Carlos and Benny know it's time to call in the best monster hunters they know: each other. This may well be their wackiest extermination challenge yet!
Enter to Win Census by Jesse Ball. When a widower receives notice from a doctor that he doesn’t have long left to live, he is struck by the question of who will care for his adult son—a son whom he fiercely loves, a boy with Down syndrome. With no recourse in mind, and with a desire to see the country on one last trip, the man signs up as a census taker for a mysterious governmental bureau and leaves town with his son.
Enter to win a copy of Bread Toast Crumbs: Recipes for No-Knead Loaves & Meals to Savor Every Slice by Alexandra Stafford (Clarkson Potter, 2017). (ARV $30) Yes, you do need another cookbook about making bread. Bread Toast Crumbs isn’t just about making great bread. It also tells you all the things you can do with the loaves you make besides eat them on their own. On the pages of this cookbook, you’ll find the original no-knead, peasant bread recipe that took the internet by storm along with many variations like cranberry walnut dinner rolls and cornmeal, jalapeño and Jack bread. Plus, more recipes for things to make with a loaf like Panzanella Salad Three Ways and even No-Bake Chocolate-Coconut Cookies. If you tend to be a bit of a purist and like to slice and go, the cookbook’s original bread recipe – or almost any loaf – is topped perfectly by Homemade Nutella. Sometimes simple is best.
Enter to win a copy of The Hollow Girl. Talking about myself isn’t nearly as much fun as I thought it’d be, so I’ll try to keep it simple. I’m in my thirties and I live in a lovely little suburb just south of Boston with my horror dork husband.
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