Weekend Book Buzz – 12/13 August 2017

Weekend Book Buzz

Welcome to the Weekend Book Buzz! I hope your week has been a good one. I know it has been for many of my reader friends who have enjoyed the Christian Fiction Reader’s Retreat in Cincinnati this weekend. But don’t worry if you missed out. There’s plenty of bookish news here to satisfy!

~ Fiction Aficionado ~

Click on the graphic to go to the post.


Sweetbriar Cottage meme  Fly Away meme

Word Nerd WednesdayGreen with Envy
First Line Friday – 
 Fault Lines (Thomas Locke)

~ Blog Tours ~

Litfuse has just one fiction tour at the moment:

Ending 18 August 2017 – A Name Unknown by Roseanna M. White

Click on the graphic to go to the Litfuse blog tour page for more information and to enter the giveaway!


TLC Book Tours has a few tours underway. Click on the cover image to be taken to the tour page with the blog schedule:

Ending Monday 21th August – Sweetbriar Cottage by Denise Hunter
Ending Monday 28th August – The Writing Desk by Rachel Hauck (read my review here)
Ending Monday 28th August – Ascension of Larks by Rachel Linden
Beginning Monday 7th August – Beneath Copper Falls by Colleen Coble

Sweetbriar Cottage The Writing Desk Ascension of Larks Copper Falls

Celebrate Lit tours has two tours underway, and a scavenger hunt starting 8th August! 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.

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3 Aug A-Door-Cracked-Open-FB-Banner-copy

Scavenger Hunt!  8th August – 21st August

8 Aug molly-jebber-scavenger-hunt-copy

The following tours will begin with Celebrate Lit this week:

15 Aug Kerfuffle-FB-Banner-copy


~ Giveaways ~

Some Goodreads giveaways for August – click on the cover to enter.

Ending 14 August 2017 (US only)
Bleak Landing Fading Starlight The Two of Us.jpg Fatal Trust Promise of Dawn The Assault

(Bleak Landing is a Kindle edition)

Ending 15 August 2017 (US only)
Maggie Groot

Ending 19 August 2017 (US only)
Crown of Souls

Ending 26 August 2017 (US only)
Loving Luther 

Ending 5 September 2017 (US & Canada)
 All she left behind Justice Buried These Healing Hills Christmas Blessing

You can find more great giveaways by following this board on Pinterest.  And don’t forget that Celebrate Lit and Litfuse have giveaways associated with their blog tours! (Linked above in the Blog Tours)

~ Events ~

The Pursued box set of romantic suspense novellas is currently available for $1.49 (price correct at the time of posting—please check before purchasing). On Tuesday 15 August there will be a Facebook party celebrating the collection, hosted by author Alana Terry.

Tuesday 15 August 2017 – 3pm to 6pm AKDT
Pursued boxed set Facebook

~ Pre-order specials ~

Click on the graphic to find out more and pre-order from Amazon.

Pre-order price for Written in the Stars available until 21 August 2017.
Pre-order price for All This Time available until 27 September 2017.
Pre-order price for Magnolia Storms is $2.99, available until 14 September 2017.

WITS pre order All this time preorder 

~ New Releases ~

Note: Book covers in the sections below are affiliate links with Amazon. It does not cost you any extra to purchase through these links, but I do earn a teensy tiny commission on the sale, which helps in the running of this site. 🙂

8 August 2017

15 August 2017

And don’t forget about the fabulous books that have already released this month!

~ eBook Sales ~

On sale until 19 August 2017 ($0.99)

On sale from 11 August 2017 ($1.99)

On sale from 16 August 2017 ($2.99)

Monthly specials for August: (there have been new specials added since last week)






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! 

About Fiction Aficionado

Homeschooling mum, word lover, reader extraordinaire, and follower of Christ
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4 Responses to Weekend Book Buzz – 12/13 August 2017

  1. So many good books and good deals!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Janet W. Ferguson says:

    Awesome list! Hope y’all are feeling normal! Thanks for listing the preorder for Magnolia Storms!

    Liked by 1 person

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