Author, Author Interview, children's

Let’s Chat With Amber Byers, Author Of Sophie and Spot

I'm cheating here a bit with this author interview, but you'll definitely want to check this out! Amber Byers is in an author group that I go to every week. She just published her children's chapter book and was interviewed on a local news station. If you have kids, you'll definitely want to pick up… Continue reading Let’s Chat With Amber Byers, Author Of Sophie and Spot

Ficton, Mystery, Romance

Wanted In Paradise by Kate Ashenden

Romeo, a popular pop singer in the UK is in the midst of planning a concert when his brother, Diego, mysteriously disappears. Concerned, his brother’s ex-girlfriend Jasmine goes to visit Romeo to express her concern. While comforting Romeo she finds out about the Power To Change concert he has been planning to bring awareness to… Continue reading Wanted In Paradise by Kate Ashenden

Author, Author Interview, Romance, Writing, Writing tips

Let’s Chat With Kate Ashenden, Author Of Wanted in Paradise

Hello Book Smugglers! I recently picked up a romance novel, Wanted in Paradise, and am so excited to announce that I had the opportunity to speak with the author, Kate Ashenden. Keep reading to see what Ashenden has to say about becoming a published author and advice she has for fellow writers. What inspired you… Continue reading Let’s Chat With Kate Ashenden, Author Of Wanted in Paradise

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Get Ready For the 2019 Book Smuggler’s Reading Challenge

Alright! New Year, new challenge. 2019 is going to be your best year yet to read as many books as possible. While I love going to the bookstore or library to browse for a good read, it helped out a lot in 2018 to have some ideas of what books to look for. Here are… Continue reading Get Ready For the 2019 Book Smuggler’s Reading Challenge

literary fiction, random

The Final Tally: The 52 Books The Book Smuggler’s Den Read In 2018

WooHoo! 2018 has come to a close and so is the reading challenge. It was a push at the end but some downtime over the weekend allowed me to finish up the last book needed to complete my goal. In 2017 I made little time to read and wanted to change that. I'm so excited… Continue reading The Final Tally: The 52 Books The Book Smuggler’s Den Read In 2018

Author, business, non-fiction, self-help

Books For Business Owners: Peak Performance and the Lean Startup

More and more people these days are quitting their 9 - 5 jobs and becoming their own boss. Even if that means doing a side gig, you still are now in control of when you work and how you operate your own business. I applaud all of you that are starting a business! After I… Continue reading Books For Business Owners: Peak Performance and the Lean Startup

business, non-fiction, self-help, Uncategorized

You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life

Ever stop yourself from doing something exciting, risky, and out of the ordinary? You shy away instead because you have issues with self-doubt, confidence, self-esteem, and trust. Jen Sincero shows you how to change all those thoughts and start living the life you actually want to live in her book, You Are a Badass: How… Continue reading You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life

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Fantasy, Ficton, historical fiction, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Playing Catch Up: Recent Reads To Read!

AHHH! I’m so focused on my digital marketing business that I fell behind on posting about all the wonderful books I’ve read. If you need a book to escape to when you feel overwhelmed by the holiday season, head over to the library, bookstore, or whatever and grab one of these reads! Point of Direction… Continue reading Playing Catch Up: Recent Reads To Read!

biography, science

The Sacred Disease by Kristin Seaborg MD

At the age of 16-months, pediatrician Dr. Kristin Seaborg has her first seizure. Immediately she goes through the protocol of tests to see whether or not she has epilepsy. The neurologist put her on the first medication most people with seizures try, phenobarbital. At the age five, and seizure free for years, Seaborg's doctors try to… Continue reading The Sacred Disease by Kristin Seaborg MD

Ficton, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller

Demons of the Mind: A Psychogenic Thriller by Tamikio Reardon

Fletcher is only a child when he encounters a strange being in his mansion while under the watch of his babysitter. When his mother and father, Amelia and Axel, return home to find Fletcher still out of bed Amia fires the babysitter at once calling her nasty names as she does so. Fast forward to… Continue reading Demons of the Mind: A Psychogenic Thriller by Tamikio Reardon