Weekend Book Buzz – 23/24 June 2018

Weekend Book Buzz

Welcome to the Weekend Book Buzz! After a dreary week, we finally had a day of gorgeous sunshine today. The perfect winter day! What could be better than curling up with a book in the sun? ūüôā

And if you’re looking for a book for just that purpose, or any purpose, really, then you’ve come to the right place!

~ Fiction Aficionado ~

Click on the graphic to go to the post.

Honeysuckle Dreams meme Light My Fire memeAmong the Poppies meme Romance Rendezvous Courtney WalshA Defense of Honor meme

Top Ten TuesdayComing Up On My TBR
First Line Friday –¬†¬†Among the Poppies¬†by J’nell Ciesielski

~ Blog Tours ~

Click on the graphics below to go to the home page for each tour.

TLC Book Tours

Ending 13 July 2018 –¬†Where Hope Begins¬†by Catherine West
Ending 19 July 2018 –¬†The Orphan’s Wish¬†by Melanie Dickerson
Ending 20 July 2018 –¬†Honeysuckle Dreams¬†by Denise Hunter
Ending 25 July 2018 –¬†What Blooms From Dust¬†by James Markert

Where Hope Begins The Orphan's Wish Honeysuckle Dreams What Blooms from Dust

Celebrate Lit

12 June Tremors-of-Doubt-FB-Banner-copy

14 June Points-Worth-FB-banner-copy

19 June to-claim-her-heart-FB-banner-copy

21 June The-Love-Letter-FB-Banner-copy

28 June Just-Let-Go-FB-banner-copy

June 28 Breath-of-heaven-FB-Banner-copy

June 30 Enduring-Love-FB-Banner-copy

JustRead Tours

18 June A Vast and Gracious Tide Blog and Review Tour

25 June falling-for-the-cowboy-blog-tour

~ Giveaways ~

There’s a giveaway in association with the Timeless Love Novella Collection that releases on 19 June 2018, giving one lucky reader the chance to win the ONLY paperback copy of this collection that will be printed, plus plenty more besides! Giveaway closes on 24 June 2018.¬†Check this post for more details on how to enter:¬† https://www.facebook.com/KariTrumboAuthor/posts/1046259485526623

Timeless giveaway

You have a chance to win a copy of each of the five books shortlisted in the INSPY’s Contemporary Romance category. Giveaway finishes on¬†Wednesday 27 June 2018. Clicking on the graphic below will take you to the entry form on Hilary Manton Lodge’s website.

INSPY Contemporary Romance

Aaaaaand….. Guess what? Same deal with the five shortlisted books in the Mystery/Thriller category. Click on the graphic to go to the entry form on Cara Putman’s website.


Karen Barnett has a giveaway running to celebrate the release of Where the Fire Falls. You can enter via her website by clicking on the graphic below. Giveaway closes Monday 2 July 2018.


Here are some Goodreads giveaways for June Рclick on the cover to enter.

Ending 27 June 2018 (US only)
Before I Saw You

Ending 30 June 2018 (US only)
Engraved on the Heart Things I Never Told You Road to Magnolia Glen When Through Deep Waters On the Mountain of the Lord

Ending 1 July 2018 (US only)
A Contradiction to His Pride The Hope Jar

Ending 3 July 2018 (US only)
Hope of Azure Springs River to Redemption The Edge of Over There

Ending 4 July 2018 (US only)
A Widow's Hope

Ending 5 July 2018 (International)
A time to die

Ending 15 July 2018 (US only)
The Patriot Bride

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

~ Cover Reveals ~

It’s been a grand week for cover reveals. First up is¬†So Bright a Hope by Amber Lynn Perry. No official release date yet, but you can make sure you’re among the first to find out by liking Amber’s Facebook page¬†or signing up for her newsletter here:¬†https://amberlynnperry.com/

Next up is To Best the Boys by Mary Weber, which will release on 5 March 2019. You can find out more about this title by clicking on the cover below.

Amanda Cabot has also released the cover for her 5 March 2019 release,¬†A Tender Hope. You can find out more by clicking on the cover or going to Amanda’s cover release post:¬†http://amandajoycabot.blogspot.com/2018/06/cover-reveal-tender-hope.html

So Bright a Hope

There’s also this fabulous cover for¬†One Thing I Know by Kara Isaac, which will be releasing on 12 February 2019. Once again, you can find out more about this title by clicking on the cover.

Last, but definitely not least, my dear friend Rel over at Relz Reviewz has done TWO of her fantastic cover reveal posts this week! One for Bethany House and one for some fantastic indie (independent) releases that are just out or coming soon. Click on the graphics to go to her posts and feast your eyes!



~ Events ~

There’s a Facebook party on¬†Monday 25 June 2018¬†from¬†3pm to 7pm EDT to celebrate the release of the first round of books in The Potter’s House series. Click on the graphic below to go to the event page.

Potter's House Facebook Party

Kelly Goshorn is hosting a Facebook event with her main character to celebrate the upcoming release of her novel A Love Restored. The event will be held on Friday 29 June 2018 from 7pm to 8pm EDT, and you can go to the event page by clicking on the cover below.

A Love Restored

~ Pre-Orders ~

* Links to Amazon are affiliate links. Click here for more details.

There’s a brand new Biblical fiction series beginning to release from¬†1 July 2018 that will be exploring the Psalms. Yes, that’s right. The Psalms! You can find out more here:¬†https://psalmseries.com/¬†or you can pre-order the first three books in the series for just $0.99 each¬†by clicking on the covers below:

Releasing 1 July 2018 –¬†The Hunter and the Valley of Death (Psalm 23)¬†by Brennan McPherson
Releasing 1 August 2018 –¬†The Waters of Babylon (Psalm 137)¬†by Mesu Andrews
Releasing 1 September 2018 –¬†Deep Calling Deep (Psalm 42)¬†by Carole Towriss

~ New Releases ~

Releasing 26 June 2018

Releasing 28 June 2018

Releasing 29 June 2018

Previous Releases for June

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~ eBook Sales ~

On sale until 26 June 2018 ($0.99-$2.99)

On sale until 30 June 2018 ($0.99-$2.99; Kingsbury Collection $10.99)

On sale into July ($0.99-$1.99)

Monthly specials for June: 




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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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2 Responses to Weekend Book Buzz – 23/24 June 2018

  1. Carrie says:

    Wow there’s a lot of awesomeness going on right now!!

    Liked by 1 person

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