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LSBBT BOOK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Nacho’s Nachos by Sandra Nickel (Picture Book)

NACHO'S NACHOSThe Story Behind the World's Favorite SnackbySandra NickelIllustrated by Oliver Dominguez Genre: Picture Book / Nonfiction / Food History / Latinx Interest  Publisher: Lee & Low Books Publication Date: August 11, 2020 Number of Pages: 32SCROLL DOWN FOR THE GIVEAWAY! NACHO’S NACHOS is the deliciously true story about how nachos were invented—about what happened when a regular customer asked… Continue reading LSBBT BOOK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Nacho’s Nachos by Sandra Nickel (Picture Book)

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LSBBT BOOK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Landing in My Present by Mary Clark (Biography)

LANDING IN MY PRESENTbyMary ClarkGenre:  Biography / Aviation / Historical / WWIIPublisher: Hellgate PressDate of Publication: June 15, 2020Number of Pages: 218SCROLL DOWN FOR THE GIVEAWAY!Mary Walker Clark barely knew her father. When he died, he left not only the obvious void every teen would experience, but took with him scores of Indiana Jones-style tales about… Continue reading LSBBT BOOK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Landing in My Present by Mary Clark (Biography)

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LSBBT BOOK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: For Spacious Skies by Nancy Churnin (Picture Book Biography)

FOR SPACIOUS SKIESKATHARINE LEE BATES AND THE INSPIRATION FOR "AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL"byNancy Churnin illustrated by Olga BaumertGenre:  Picture Book Biography / Women's Suffrage / Woman PoetPublisher: Albert Whitman & CompanyDate of Publication: April 1, 2020Number of Pages: 32SCROLL DOWN FOR THE GIVEAWAY!As a little girl growing up during the Civil War, Katharine Lee Bates grew up to… Continue reading LSBBT BOOK REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: For Spacious Skies by Nancy Churnin (Picture Book Biography)

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LSBBT PROMO SCRAPBOOK PAGE: Postcards from Lonnie by Lisa Johnson (Biography)

POSTCARDS FROM LONNIEHOW I REDISCOVERED MY BROTHER ON THE STREET CORNER HE CALLED HOMEbyLisa JohnsonGenre:  Biography / Photo Journal / PovertyPublisher: Rand-Smith LLCDate of Publication: January 14, 2020Number of Pages: 200Scroll down for the giveaway!It all started on Christmas Day 1993. Lisa and Lonnie were sitting on their mom's rickety yard swing, when Lisa's curiosity took… Continue reading LSBBT PROMO SCRAPBOOK PAGE: Postcards from Lonnie by Lisa Johnson (Biography)

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BOOK REVIEW: Confessions of a Plastic Surgeon by Thomas T. Jeneby, MD (Nonfiction)

CONFESSIONS OF A PLASTIC SURGEONbyThomas T. Jeneby, MDGenre: Nonfiction / Business / BiographyPublisher: Atkins & Greenspan WritingPublication Date: September 30, 2019Number of Pages: 208 pagesGet ready to have your world rocked!You are about to enter the wild and wonderful world of one of San Antonio’s most outrageous, respected and beloved board-certified plastic surgeons. “Dr. J.” takes… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Confessions of a Plastic Surgeon by Thomas T. Jeneby, MD (Nonfiction)

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LSBBT GUEST POST: Dr. Arthur Spohn by Jane Clements Monday and Frances Brannen Vick (Non-Fiction)

DR. ARTHUR SPOHN:Surgeon, Inventor, andTexas Medical PioneerbyJANE CLEMENTS MONDAY & FRANCES BRANNEN VICKGenre: Non-Fiction / Medical / Texas History / BiographyPublisher: Texas A&M University PressPublication Date: September 12, 2018Number of Pages: 352 pages. 78 b&w photos. Map. 4 Appendices. Index. In this first comprehensive biography of Dr. Arthur Edward Spohn, authors Jane Clements Monday, Frances Brannen… Continue reading LSBBT GUEST POST: Dr. Arthur Spohn by Jane Clements Monday and Frances Brannen Vick (Non-Fiction)

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AUTHOR INTERVIEW: The Whole Damn Cheese by Bill Wright (Biography)

Greetings Friends!Today's feature is an INTERVIEW with author Bill Wright as part of the Lone Star Book Blog Tours for his biography.THE WHOLE DAMN CHEESEMAGGIE SMITH BORDER LEGENDbyBILL WRIGHTGenre: Biography / TexanaPublisher: Texas Christian University Press (Twitter / Facebook / Instagram)Publication Date: October 12, 2018Number of Pages: 160 pages with B&W photos Anecdotes about Maggie Smith abound,… Continue reading AUTHOR INTERVIEW: The Whole Damn Cheese by Bill Wright (Biography)