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Lone Star Lit News: Brotherhood, Sassy Mamas, books make great gifts — and more! 11.25.2023

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03.1a Review Brotherhood

LONE STAR INDIE REVIEW

THE BROTHERHOOD OF PANDORA by David L. Nichols

From the review:

“David L. Nichols delivers a highly entertaining adventure of piracy, rescue, and visionary warfare.”

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TEXAS READS

Mystery

Anita Dickason shares two new murder mysteries that will keep you on the edge of your seat.

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TEXAS TALKS

with Celeste Walker

Texas A&M University Press’s Christine Brown interviews Celeste Walker about Sassy Mamas and Other Plays and more.

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LONE STAR LIT’S

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2023

Our 2023 Lone Star Lit Holiday Gift Guide includes 120+ books just begging to be bought.

Pop over to the Welcome Page to see the breakdown, then visit the Books for Young Readers (children’s, middle grade, and young adult), Adult Fiction, and Adult Nonfiction pages. Don’t forget to click the Sponsors links, too!

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WANT YOUR BOOK INCLUDED?

Accepting submissions through mid-December!

Because our mission is to support and promote Texas authors and Texas books, we’re again offering the Holiday Gift Guide with Pay-What-You-Can pricing.

Any title by a Texas author or any book with a Texas connection, traditionally published or otherwise, is welcome. Got a backlist title? Bring it on. Not-yet-released? No problem. Any pub date is fine. LEARN MORE

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LONE STAR BOOK BLOG TOURS

ON TOUR THIS WEEK

Our Lone Star Book Blog Tours reach more than 100,000 visitors every month with author interviews, book reviews, giveaways, promotions, guest posts, book trailers, and more.

UPCOMING BOOK BLOG TOUR
THE MAGNOLIA BLUFF CRIME CHRONICLES by Underground Authors, beginning November 27, 2023.

VISIT THE TOUR PAGE FOR SCHEDULES, LINKS, & FREE BOOKS

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BOOKISH TEXAS

November 25 – December 3, 2023

The only weekly, statewide calendar of Texas book events. SERIOUSLY.

We’re sharing over 130 events, special events, and exhibitions (plus story times) this week, like we do every week, just fer grins.

Please help keep us and LSLL readers in the loop by sending forthcoming events to us at: Events@LoneStarLiterary.comPLAN YOUR WEEK

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In Case You Missed It

NOVEMBER TEXAS BOOKS PREVIEW

Leaves and temperatures are falling (sometimes)! Whether you want to snuggle up with a charming romance, a chronicle of Texas history, a chilling mystery, or a crackling adventure, the Lone Star Lit November Texas Books Preview has a cornucopia of feast-worthy titles. READ ON!

Texas Books Preview

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COMING DECEMBER 2, 2023

The December 2023 Texas Books Preview

Have a Texas-connected title publishing in December, 2023? Be sure to let us know by EOB Monday, November 27, 2023 so we can include your book.
Email Publicity@LoneStarLiterary.com.

Listings are always free, but you can Boost your title to get even more coverage for as little as $10. LEARN MORE

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ALSO ON OUR WEBSITE

If you haven’t already done it, then CLICK TO SUBSCRIBE, for subscriber-only content and to never miss a bookish-Texas thing.

Bookish News about the Texas literary scene.

The Twig Book Shop’s November Roundup roundup

Video Spotlights of the latest book trailers, including Linda Broday’s Courting Miss Emma.

Bookish Humor created exclusively for Lone Star Lit by Chris Manno.

ALWAYS ON OUR WEBSITE
— Our Writers’ and Storytellers’ GroupsTexas Bookstores, and Book Clubs in Texas pages list hundreds of writers’ groups, writers’ organizations, booksellers, and book clubs hyperlinked to their websites, and conveniently listed by city. You’re welcome! (Your group or bookstore missing? Email us at Info@LoneStarLiterary.com and we’ll get your group added.)

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