Author Archives: eileendandashi

About eileendandashi

I am a lover of books, both reading and writing. My mission is to encourage people to see the treasures that lie between the pages. I enjoy conversing with authors, fellow bloggers who have anything to do with books and have a particular thrill seeing writers newly published.

Let’s talk JERRI HINES–historical romance author whose expertise centers around the conflicts which led to the declaration of independence and the civil war of the United States. Passionate writing and a must-read for American history buffs who like their history viewed three-dimensionally. Also included is part of an interview with Jerri.

I’d like to spend a couple of days talking about Jerri Hines, an author whose works have been entertaining as well as enlightening.  Take a look at the lovely covers for these series. I haven’t read all her books here, … Continue reading

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Recently released: SET FIRE TO RAIN by Jerri Hines. Share the author’s probing into this difficult time in history as these United States transition from colonies to a country. Six long years of struggle…

Memorable quote Set Fire to Rain : Love is not bounded by the barrier death causes. A person’s life is not defined by wealth or power. Life is defined by those we touch. Title: Set Fire to Rain Winds of … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: ROXTON LETTERS, ETERNALLY YOURS by Lucinda Brant ~ absolutely brilliantly done!

Title: Eternally Yours: Roxton Letters Volume One, A Companion to the Roxton Family Saga, Books 1-3A Author: Lucinda Brant Genre: Historical Romance, Regency Pages: 170 Published by: Sprigleaf Published Date: June 5, 2015 ASIN: B00W1SLHVK   Narrated by: Alex Wyndham … Continue reading

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Review: PENELOPE THE LOST PELICAN, a children’s book by Penny Beevor

Title: Penelope the Lost Pelican Author: Penny Beevor Genre: Children’s Books Published by: Story Institute, LLC Published Date: May 1, 2017 Book Dimensions: 8” x 0.1” x 10” ISBN-10: 0979445167 ISBN-13: 978-0979445163   Publisher’s Summary: Join Penelope and Dolly in … Continue reading

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Winner of Liliana Hart’s THE DARKEST CORNER book 1 of the Gravediggers series.

Annoucement!  Winner of the coveted copy of The Darkest Corner by Liliana Hart is…….. bn100 Please message me at Booktalk with Eileen on Facebook.  Congratulations! Giveaway The Darkest Corner – first book of an exciting, funny and not to be … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: IAN’S ROSE by Suzan Tisdale ~ a clan reclaims its place against great odds and danger ~ love is renewed

Title: Ian’s Rose The Mackintoshes and McLarens, Book 1 Author: Suzan Tisdale Genre: Historical Medieval Romance Pages: 320 Story Setting: 1356, Highlands Published by: Targe & Thistle, Inc. Published Date: August 26, 2016 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC ASIN: B01JGV7RO0 … Continue reading

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Releases tomorrow: Mary Morgan’s book 1 in her new series, Legend of the Fenian Warriors — QUEST OF A WARRIOR

“Conn drew the breath from her lungs and then gave it back to her mingled with his own.”  ~ Quest of a Warrior   Title: Quest of a Warrior Legend of the Fenian Warriors Author: Mary Morgan Genre: Contemporary Fantasy … Continue reading

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