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At 6:39pm on February 1, 2014,
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If you are seeking FREE books to review, join a FB group called Authors and Reviewers. We really need reviewers! All genres are posted on the site. I hope you check it out.


At 8:06pm on August 14, 2013,

At 6:54pm on June 7, 2012, Scarlett Rains said…

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At 5:10am on December 20, 2011, Akshat Singhal said…

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At 8:43am on June 17, 2011, Kim said…

Always glad to meet more YA Bloggers,

Hope you are enjoying what you are reading currently,

I would love for you to check out my YA blog,
At 10:21am on May 19, 2011, Chris Sweigard said…
Hello Shelly.  I look forward following your blogs.
At 6:50pm on February 17, 2011, DH Verbeek said…
I have started a new blog - Lone Star Bloggers. I invite you to join other Texans. Looking forward to blogging about all things Texas.
DH Verbeek
At 2:13am on September 19, 2010, Brian Goldman said…
Shelly, have you seen this free program for teachers and homeschoolers

Let me know what you think
At 12:51pm on October 5, 2009, Sam Moffie said…
Hey Shelly -- can I send you a copy of my novel -- No Mad? For more on me and my books, please visit
At 5:39am on July 14, 2009, Preetham Grandhi said…
Hi Shelly, I want to introduce you to you my debut novel "A Circle of souls" which is a paranormal, murder, mystery, psychological thriller and a tale of justice and hope. I was wondering if you would like to review my book for your blog or sites such as Amazon. Do visit to read more about the book. If you would like to read it I can mail an advance readers copy to you. Thanks for your time in advance.

Best regards

Preetham Grandhi

Early Endorsements for “A Circle of Souls”

Linda Fairstein, NYT Bestselling Author: "A fascinating debut - this novel takes the reader to the darkest places in the human soul, from a writer with the authenticity to lead us there. A stunning thriller and an important read."

Judge Judy Sheindlin, star of the Judge Judy Show: "The seminal work of this fine author kept me glued to my chair until the adventure was over and the mystery solved. A great read!"

Book Synopsis:

The sleepy town of Newbury, Connecticut, is shocked when a little girl is found brutally murdered. The town s top detective, perplexed by a complete lack of leads, calls in FBI agent Leia Bines, an expert in cases involving children.

Meanwhile, Dr. Peter Gram, a psychiatrist at Newbury s hospital, searches desperately for the cause of seven-year-old Naya Hastings devastating nightmares. Afraid that she might hurt herself in the midst of a torturous episode, Naya s parents have turned to the bright young doctor as their only hope.

The situations confronting Leia and Peter converge when Naya begins drawing chilling images of murder after being bombarded by the disturbing images in her dreams. Amazingly, her sketches are the only clues to the crime that has panicked Newbury residents. Against her better judgment, Leia explores the clues in Naya s crude drawings, only to set off an alarming chain of events.
In this stunning psychological thriller, innocence gives way to evil, and trust lies forgotten in a web of deceit, fear, and murder.
At 4:09pm on May 7, 2009, LadyD said…
Shelly, hi!
I have 2 wonderful Grandsons and live on 2 1/2 acres of avocados...
I'm learning lots from the world of book blogging.
I look forward to getting to know you!
At 4:38pm on April 21, 2009, Donald James Parker said…
Hi Shelly,
I'd be honored if you'd check out my work at My WebsiteYou can download any or all of my ebooks for free. If you'd care to write a review on any of them, I would be ecstatic.
Take care!
At 4:37pm on February 19, 2009, Sue Jackson said…
Hi, Shelly -

I'm new to Book Blogs and just took a look at your blog. I really enjoyed it. I had no idea there was so much going on in the book blogging world - giveaways, lists, etc.!

I write two book blogs - one for kids& teens and one for grown-ups. I'll be back to visit your blog again!

At 1:09pm on January 29, 2009, avisannschild said…
Hi Shelly,
Just went from here to your blog to check out your Wednesday Wanderings post and wanted to remind you to change the link to your blog to the new one!

I like the idea of "Wednesday Wanderings" and it's a great title for it too!
At 8:02pm on January 4, 2009, B.J. Gupta said…
May I request you to respond to message I have posted yesterday
for review of booklet titled ‘Philosophy of life and other essays’
located at following URL,


(B.J. Gupta)
At 9:42am on January 1, 2009, Jessica James said…
Hi Charlotte,
I'm a horse lover too! Glad there is someone out there teaching children a love for reading!
At 8:51am on November 13, 2008, Miriam Parker said…
Hi Shelly,

Your copy of THE MAGICIAN'S BOOK should be arriving any moment now.

I didn't see that you requested DROOD, do you want a copy?

I haven't sent you THE LITTLE GIANT yet because I ran out of galleys, but I will have finished books in early Dec. and you will get one then.


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