Weekend Book Buzz – 22/23 April

Weekend Book Buzz

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Hello book lovers! Welcome to the Weekend Book Buzz. 🙂 I don’t know about you, but I’m getting very excited for all the fantastic releases coming up in the next few weeks!

But I’m getting a bit ahead of myself, aren’t I? Before I get too carried away, let’s have a look at what’s been happening right here at Fiction Aficionado this week:

Reclaimed meme   Life After meme 2Pursued meme

Top Ten Tuesday – Things That Will Make Me Want to Review A Book
Word Nerd Wednesday – Easter
First Line Friday – Life After by Katie Ganshert

~ Blog Tours ~

Here are the current and upcoming tours for Celebrate Lit. As always, you can click on the graphic to be taken to the home page for each tour, where you’ll find the schedule for the blog tour, giveaways, and more. The tour for Surrendered will finish up on Monday, while the tours for Witch and A Plain Widow will continue into next week:

11 April Surrendered-banner-celebrate-lit

18 April witch-FB-cover

20 April A-plain-widow-FB-Banner

The following tours will start later this week:

25 April a-spring-of-weddings-copy

27 April Behind-the-Scenes

~ Facebook Events ~

Celebrate Lit has a multi-author giveaway event on Facebook this week:

Sunday 23 April 2017 – Saturday 29 April 2017
Celebrate Lit giveaway

Roseanna M. White is having a live book chat each week in the lead up to the release of her new novel in July. Visit and ‘like’ Roseanna’s Facebook page for more information, and to be notified when she goes live.

Monday 1 May 2017 at 7pm (ET)
Book chats

Becky Wade’s True to You releases on 2 May 2017 (that’s less than two weeks away!) and there are TWO Facebook events you are not going to want to miss (click on the graphic to go to the event page):

Release Party: Tuesday 2 May 2017, 7:00pm-8:30pm (CDT)
True to You release party


Author Chat Party: Thursday 4 May 2017, 7:00pm-8:10pm
True to You Author Chat party

~ Cover Reveals ~

Jennifer Rodewald has revealed the cover for The Uncloaked, the first novel in her YA dystopian series, The Uncloaked Trilogy. What’s more, it releases this week, on 28 April! My review will be coming very soon, so watch this space. In the meantime, you can pre-order here!

If you want to stay up-to-date with information about this series, like the Facebook Page, or follow Jen on Twitter.


Heather Day Gilbert has had a cover release bonanza this week! Check out these covers below:

Hemlock Creek Suspense series
UndercutDeadlockedUndercut is set to release in October 2017, while Deadlocked will hopefully follow in January 2018. Neither are up for pre-order yet, but you can add them to your ever-expanding TBR at Goodreads: Undercut and Deadlocked. You can also stay up-to-date with release info by liking Heather’s Facebook page, or following her on Twitter.


Murder in the Mountains
Guilt by Association
Guilt By Association is set to release in December 2017. As with the titles above, it is not up for pre-order yet, but you can add on Goodreads, or stay up-to-date with release info by liking Heather’s Facebook page, or following her on Twitter.


~ Giveaways ~

Remember how I said there are some awesome releases coming up in the next few weeks? That means there are also some awesome giveaways happening! Click on the graphic to be taken to each giveaway:

This giveaway for Connilyn Cossette’s Wings of the Wind only has a few more days to run, so be quick!
WOTW giveaway

This Kensington Books giveaway for Davis Bunn’s new release, Miramar Bay, ends this week. (You can read my review here). Click on the graphic to enter:

Miramar Bay giveaway

There is a Goodreads giveaway happening now until 1 May for Varina Denman’s upcoming release Looking Glass Lies. There are 100 copies available, so plenty of chances to win!

Looking Glass Lies

Laurie Tomlinson has a fantastic giveaway in honour of her upcoming debut release, With No Reservations. Click on the graphic to enter the giveaway:


Teresa Tysinger has a giveaway for the release of her novel, Someplace Familiar, which is running until 30 May:

And don’t forget that the Celebrate Lit and Singing Librarian Book Tours have giveaways associated with their blog tours!

~ New Releases ~

25 April 2017

28 April 2017

And don’t forget about these new releases from earlier in the month!


~ eBook Sales ~

These sales only last until the date specified. Covers link to Amazon.

On sale until 23 April 2017 ($2.99)

On sale until 24 April 2017 ($1.99)

On sale until 25 April 2017

The following books are at these sale prices for the WHOLE MONTH of April!




Have a great weekend!

If you have any bookish news you would like to see in future editions of the Weekend Book Buzz, I’d love to hear from you! Have a great weekend 🙂 

About Fiction Aficionado

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2 Responses to Weekend Book Buzz – 22/23 April

  1. Thanks so much for sharing the cover art for my upcoming releases! Nice to keep up with all the bookish news and so many of these books look amazing!

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