Musing Mondays: Bookish Pet Peeves, and Confessions…(Part 2)

So, last week on Musing Mondays I shared some Bookish Pet Peeves and Confessions with you and as promised here’s part two…

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Exciting News from Daisy Prescott!

I was thrilled yesterday when I received an email from one of my favorite authors, Daisy Prescott, informing me of some exciting news!

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Blogiversary Exclusive Sneak Peek from Daisy Prescott!

In celebration of our Blogiversary, Daisy Prescott has generously shared the first ever excerpt from her upcoming follow-up to Geoducks Are For Lovers.  If you haven’t had a chance to read this wonderful novel, please run right out and get yourself a copy. It’s a smart, romantic comedy and well worth your time!

You can find Daisy on twitter:  https://twitter.com/Daisy_Prescott and on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Daisy-Prescott/e/B00CSR1XPY/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1

If you read this story, then you’ll definitely remember the sexy neighbor, John.  Daisy’s new book will focus more attention on this character!

*bouncy claps*

Daisy would also like you to know that this excerpt is unedited and subject to change in the final version.  She’s very excited to share this exclusive first peek with the readers of Bookish Temptations and I’m very excited to read it along with you.

So let’s get to it, shall we?

Enjoy!

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Jennifer Reviews: Geoducks Are For Lovers by Daisy Prescott

Geoducks

The Synopsis:

Food writer Maggie Marrion is just getting back on her feet after a horrible year, or two, or three. With their twentieth reunion approaching, she invites four of her closest friends from college for a weekend at her beach cabin on Whidbey Island. What she doesn’t expect is her best friends, artist Quinn Dayton and part-time erotica novelist, Selah Elmore, to play matchmaker. The two plot a surprise that will make the weekend, and her life, a lot more interesting.

Gil Morrow, a former grunge musician turned history professor, joins them as Selah’s date for the weekend. Facing his own ghosts, Gil decides he’s waited long enough to get the girl. With the support of college sweethearts, a hot lumberjack, a few wishing rocks, and the world’s largest burrowing clam, Gil reminds Maggie that forty-something isn’t too old for second chances.

Can we learn to love the life we have and let go of who we expected to be? What happens when the generation from The Breakfast Club and Reality Bites meets The Big Chill? Come spend a weekend with these Generation X-ers as they share laughter, tears, life’s ups and downs, old stories, and new beginnings.

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Jennifer Interviews Daisy Prescott: Author of Geoducks Are For Lovers

Recently, I interviewed Daisy Prescott about her debut novel, Geoducks Are For Lovers.

This is a book I’d been looking forward to reading for multiple reasons, and I was not disappointed. I’m happy to share my conversation with Daisy on the Bookish Temptations site today and will follow up this post with my review next week.  Daisy will also be offering a giveaway for Bookish fans, so stay tuned for more details about that.

If you haven’t had a chance to read this story yet, I’d like to recommend that you add it to your reading list as soon as you can. Interviewing authors is still a very new experience for me, but I enjoyed Geoducks Are For Lovers so much that I couldn’t help but ask a few questions upon completion of the story.

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