Monday Mentions: A book, A blog and a bear

A few Monday Mentions on this foggy Monday:

A book to check out:

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Beyond the Wicked Willow: Chronicles of a Teenage Witch Slayer

By M.J. Rocissono.

FRANKIE FRETINI has had a horrible year. And, just when he thinks things are looking up, well…all heck breaks loose. It happens in home-ec class just moments after the girl of his dreams, Jenny Moran, invites him to the annual town carnival. Still dazed from the unexpected invite, Frankie accidentally plasters the face of school bully, Brick McDuddy, with a giant scoop of chocolate mousse. Embarrassed, and fuming mad, Brick plots to deliver his painful revenge at the carnival. When Frankie, and his pals, Sam, Beef, and Bookworm show up to meet Jenny, Brick and his nasty bootlickers, Harold “The Horrible” Dunson and Billy “Scat” Pile, chase them into the eerie tent of an old Gypsy fortuneteller named Mala. Trapped with nowhere to run, Frankie makes a pact with Mala not knowing that he and his pals would be swept through her crystal ball to Medieval Italy. Now, their only hope to return home rests in Frankie’s hands. He must kill the evil Italian witch, Il Strega Diavolo, and rescue Mala’s twin sister, Tsura. But, can Frankie find the courage to face the Strega?

 

Want to follow a great blog dedicated to MG children’s books/authors? Check this one out I came across:

https://thebookmonsters.com/

How fun! 🙂

And because…why not! A GIANT BEAR. I may a grown woman, but I feel like I want a GIANT BEAR in life. What a great reading spot.  This also reminds me that I used to have a GIANT pink bear as a child…I wonder what ever happened to it?

Giant Bear

morismos

 

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ARC’s Going out NEXT WEEK!- Bloggers-still time to sign up!

Whoa. Typing that took my breath away. Deadlines, deadlines, deadlines!

I’m SO EXCITED.

If you are interested in receiving an ARC- or have a blog and would like a copy to review- please email me your information to:  authoressmollymcgee@gmail.com.

This book exceeded my plot expectations. I swear these characters have a mind of their own. Tweens. Same in real life, I suppose.

ALSO- this might get hidden here, but I HAVE to tell you. We had so much fun in the seven-day giveaway, we are going to another one! Well, not seven-days, but a giveaway.

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TGIF. And now, back to writing.  (Sorry for lack of blogging- books come first!)

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OH!- only a few more days for ‘Saving Tuma’ on #KU.

STOP

I was going to write this post today all about how I have the ability to waste time like no one else. I need to be focusing. I need to be writing. Saturdays and Sundays are my BOOK days.

Except then there’s Facebook. And Twitter. And reading articles about nothing. Oh- and took a quiz to tell me about my personality based upon the shape of my fingers. The quiz told me I am strong to the world, but very sad underneath. I am? So that got me thinking…Why am I sad? Could be many things. Is it family stuff? Is it because I don’t have any chocolate in the house (when I really, really want some chocolate)? Is it… For crying out loud. It was a dumb Facebook quick. Get it together.

Then I remembered that ‘Saving Tuma’ only has THREE MORE DAYS of being FREE on Kindle Unlimited. That seemed like a better thing to post about. More meaningful, ya know? Important.

So there you have it. If you have been thinking of picking up ‘Saving Tuma’ , and you have KU- grab it now. Now is the time. Wednesday will be too late.  It’s bad to be late. Bad.

Check it out here. If you want 😉  ——-> Saving Tuma- Kindle Unlimited