Tag: this or that

May 01
{Review+This or That+Giveaway} How I Got Skinny, Famous, and Fell Madly in Love by Ken Baker

{Review+This or That+Giveaway} How I Got Skinny, Famous, and Fell Madly in Love by Ken Baker

How I got Skinny, Famous, and Fell Madly in Love is part social commentary, part coming of age, and completely hilarious. I loved all of the pop culture references and the main character, Emery is such a wise ass. I loved her. I lost count of how many times she made me laugh out loud. She does not hold back. At all. She is very self deprecating- it’s her coping mechanism. How she deals with her family and the world. Her mom seemed nice enough, but it was easy to see that both of her parents favored Emery’s sister, Angel. She was the “pretty” one. It was kind of sad really. But Emery is strong- I knew she would be fine no matter what. How I Got Skinny, Famous, and Fell Madly in Love centers around a family style reality show and a weight loss competition all rolled into one. If Emery can lose 50lbs in 50 days then her and her family win 1 million dollars. Emery is a… Read more »

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Feb 07
{Cover Reveal+This or That} Rain by Christie Cote

{Cover Reveal+This or That} Rain by Christie Cote

Hey Guys! Today I have a cover reveal for a new author And she stopped by for a fun This or That. Check out the cover reveal for Christie Cotes RAIN By Christie Cote Young Adult Expected Publication May 5, 2014 She took everything for granted. Until one word changed everything. He found her sitting in front of his house… And she confessed everything to this stranger. Little did she know, he would become much more than a stranger. He would become her reason to survive. This or That with Author Christie Cote! 1. Night Owl or Early Bird? I was a Night Owl, but now I work early and am programmed to be an Early Bird. 2. Winter or Summer? SUMMER! 3. Heels or flats? Flats, I don’t do well in heels. 4. Comedy or Thriller? Hard choice! Comedy. 5. Planner or Go with the flow? Go with the flow. 6. Scripted tv or reality? Scripted. I HATE reality TV. 7. Good guy or Bad Boy? In real life:… Read more »

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Nov 09
{Review+This or That+Giveaway} Matchplay by Dakota Madison

{Review+This or That+Giveaway} Matchplay by Dakota Madison

Welcome to my stop on the Official Matchplay blog tour! Today, I have a review of the first book, Matchplay and a fun This or That post with the author. And of course, there is also a giveaway for you to enter. Let me know what you think. Be sure to follow the rest ofthe tour Matchplay by Dakota Madison Kindle Edition, 212 pages Published March 17th 2013 by Short on Time Books Age Group: New Adult Series: Matchplay series #1 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: A Girl, a Guy, a Tournament and a Challenge The Girl: At a time when most girls obsess about homecoming and high school prom, Rainy Dey spent her senior year caring for her dying mother. So when her father drops her off at college to start her freshman year, his words of advice to his bookish daughter are to start acting like a young person and finally have some fun. The Guy: College senior, Aaron Donavan, aka Mr. Hot-and-Knows-It, is President of the Clubhouse,… Read more »

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May 28
{Guest Post+G!veaway} Sound Bites by Rachel K. Burke

{Guest Post+G!veaway} Sound Bites by Rachel K. Burke

I would like to welcome Rachel K. Burke to Book Briefs and thank her for allowing me to be a part of her Sound Bites tour. Today I have a fun This or That and a giveaway for you! I have also reviewed sound bites and you can find my review HERE This or That Dogs or cats?  Dogs                                               Sweet or Salty?  Sweet  (Chocolate = my guilty pleasure!) Coffee or tea?  Coffee                                            Summer or Winter?  Summer Dark or milk chocolate?  Dark                        Movie or Music?  Music – obviously! Night or day?  Day                              Shoes or no shoes?  No Shoes Crayons or markers?  Markers                       Pepsi or Coke?  Neither (I don’t drink soda) Pens or pencils?  Pens                                             PC or Mac?  PCRachel was born and raised in Boston, MA. She currently resides in Los Angeles, CA. She graduated from Bridgewater University in 2011 with a B.A. in Communications and Media Studies. Rachel’s work has appeared in Prevention Magazine, Worcester Magazine and Starpulse News Entertainment.For more information on Rachel and her upcoming fiction, please… Read more »

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Apr 23
{This or That} Wanted: Dead or Undead by Angela Scott

{This or That} Wanted: Dead or Undead by Angela Scott

I have a fun This or That post today with Author of Wanted: Dead or Undead, Angela Scott 1.Winter or Summer?  Summer 2. Mac or PC?  PC 3. horror or comedy?  Comedy 4. cats or dogs?  Dogs Michelle: Yes! I am totally a dog person 🙂 5. series or standalones?  Series 6. tv or movies?  Both Michelle: I like it 😉 7. coke or pepsi?  Pepsi all the way! Michelle: Oh no! Our first disagreement, I’m a coke kind of gal myself 🙂 8. breakfast or dinner?  Dinner 9. night owl or early bird?  Mid-afternoon kind of gal 🙂 10. sweet or salty?  Sweet ———————————————– Trace Monroe doesn’t believe in luck. He never has. But when fiery-headed cowgirl saunters through the saloon doors, wielding shotguns and a know-how for killing the living dead, he believes he just may be the luckiest man alive.Trace wants to join “Red’s” posse, but she prefers to work alone – less messy that way. In order to become her travelling companion, Trace has to agree… Read more »

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Jan 23
{This or That+Give@way} Embrace by Cherie Colyer

{This or That+Give@way} Embrace by Cherie Colyer

Today I have a fun, quick This or That post with Embrace author Cherie Colyer! And then I have an ebook giveaway of Embrace! And then be sure to come back next week for my review of Embrace. 1. twitter or facebook                     Facebook, it’s easier to follow a conversation and lets me be as chatty as I’d like. 2. summer or winter                      summer 3. dogs or cats                  dogs (I’m allergic to cats.) 4. true blood or the vampire diaries                  Vampire Diaries 5. nice guy or bad boy                    bad boy 6. chocolate or vanilla                     chocolate 7. series or stand alone book                 series. I love being able to come back to characters I liked. 8. mac… Read more »

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