Weekend Book Buzz – 20/21 October 2018

Weekend Book Buzz

Welcome to the Weekend Book Buzz! Can you believe it’s almost the end of October? Yikes! But I’ve got plenty of news for you this week—some more great covers, some Facebook events, sales, and plenty more besides. Grab a cuppa and get caught up on the bookish news. 🙂

~ Fiction Aficionado ~

Click on the graphic to go to the post.

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Top Ten Tuesday – Libraries in Literature
First Line Friday – Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan

~ Blog Tours ~

Click on the graphics below to go to the home page for each tour. Please note, many tour pages are not live until the date the tour begins.

TLC Book Tours

Ending 26 October 2018 – Becoming Mrs. Lewis by Patti Callahan
Ending 2 November 2018 – Lady of a Thousand Treasures by Sandra Byrd
Ending 14 November 2018 – You Were Always Mine by Nicole Baart

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Celebrate Lit

9 Oct The-12-Gifts-of-Christmas-copy

11 Oct This-courageous-journey-FB-banner-copy

13 Oct a-duel-for-christmas-fb-banner

16 Oct thevintagewren

18 Oct The-Mending-of-Lillian-FB-banner-new-cover

20 Oct Shadows-sorrows-fb-banner-copy

23 Oct Dare-to-Dream-Again-FB-Banner-copy

25 Oct Miles-from-where-we-started-FB-banner-copy-2

27 Oct Sword-in-the-Stars-FB-banner

Prism Book Tours


JustRead Tours (for the previous week)

16 Oct jr_sparklesilver_takeover

17 Oct Enchanting Nicholette

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~ Giveaways ~

If you enjoy Biblical fiction, here’s the perfect giveaway for you: FOUR winners will each win FOUR books by FOUR different authors! Giveaway ends 31 October 2018 and you can enter here: https://mesuandrews.com/fabulous-fall-giveaway/

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Here are some Goodreads giveaways for October/November. Click on the cover to enter.

Ending 29 October 2018 (US only)
Things Left Unsaid

Ending 31 October 2018 (US only)
Lady of a Thousand Treasures

Ending 6 November 2018 (US only)
In Too Deep Wait for Me

Ending 13 November 2018 (US only)
Lethal Target

Ending 18 November 2018 (US only)
Hidden among the stars

Ending 20 November 2018 (US only)

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 Reveal ~

I have more gorgeous covers for you this week. I do so love seeing all these wonderful covers! If you want to find out more information on these titles, click on the cover! And they’re not over yet. There will be more to come next week!

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~ Events ~

Click on event graphic for more details.

Monday 22 October 2018 – 7pm

rachel mcmillan live

Wednesday 24 October 2018 – 11am EDT

Lyn and Lynette

Beginning 25 October 2018


26 October 2018 – 7pm EDT

Buying Love party

Monday 29 October 2018 – 8:30pm EDT

Mesu and Connilyn

Here’s an event with a bit of a difference for you. You could visit the Southern mansions that are the settings for some of Tamera Alexander’s much-loved Civil War era novels. Word is places are filling quickly, so jump over to this website pronto if you want more details! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/southern-mansion-reader-weekend-with-author-tamera-alexander-tickets-48371838471

Tamara Alexander weekend

~ Pre-Orders ~

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

Be one of the first 150 to pre-order Tosca Lee’s upcoming release The Line Between (releasing Jan 2019) and you could claim a prize! Just email your receipt to Cindy@ToscaLee.com!

Tosca preorder

And the following books are now up for pre-order, releasing in October. Click on the graphics below to pre-order:

Releasing 23 October 2018:  Royally in Trouble by Jenny B. Jones ($4.99)
Releasing 25 October 2018:  
Emerald Illusion by J. Rodes ($0.99)
Releasing 25 October 2018:  When You Look at Me by Pepper Basham ($4.99)
Releasing 25 October 2018:  Romancing the Bride by Melissa Jagears ($4.99)

~ New Releases ~

Released 11 October 2018

Releasing 23 October 2018

Releasing 25 October 2018


Already Released This October


~ eBook Sales ~

On sale until 22 October 2018 ($1.99)

On sale until 23 October 2018 ($2.99-$4.99)

On sale until 28 October 2018 ($0.99-$1.99)

Newly on sale until 31 October 2018 ($0.99-$1.99)

Monthly specials for October: 




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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 – 20/21 October 2018

  1. This is awesome! Love this!!


  2. Michelle says:

    Very informative. I entered a giveaway and bought some books! Thanks!!


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