May Favorite Books

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Hi everyone! Today I have our favorite books from May. So yeah, kind of late getting it going this month, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have lots of fabulous books on our list! Be sure to check out any you may have missed. Jay’s Favorite Books Heels Over Head by Elyse Springer Lord Mouse […]

Audiobook Review: Lord Mouse by Mason Thomas

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Story Rating: 4.75 stars Audio Rating: 5 stars Narrator: Joel Leslie Length: 9 hours, 25 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links:  Amazon | iBooks When Mouse is offered a job to rescue a lord held captive in a neighboring land, he eagerly accepts, knowing that the promised gold will go a long way to helping him […]

April Favorite Books

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Hi gang! We are here today to share our favorite books from April. Be sure to check out any you may have missed! Jay’s Favorite Books How to Bang a Billionaire by Alexis Hall The Necromancer’s Dance by S.J. Himes (audio by Joel Leslie) A Day Makes by Mary Calmes Parker’s Sanctuary by Cooper West Darkest […]

Audiobook Review: The Necromancer’s Dance by S.J. Himes

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Story Rating: 4.75 stars Audio Rating: 4.5 stars Narrator: Joel Leslie Length: 8 hours, 8 minutes Audiobook Buy Links: Audible | iBooks Book Buy Links:  Amazon | iBooks Angelus Salvatore is a sorcerer and necromancer in Boston. Ten years ago, he lost his entire family, aside from his younger brother, in the culminating battle of the ongoing Blood Wars. […]

Guest Post and Giveaway: The Necromancer’s Dance Audiobook by S.J. Himes (narrated by Joel Leslie)

The Necromancer's Dance Audiobook

Today I am so pleased to welcome SJ Himes and Joel Leslie to Joyfully Jay. SJ and Joel have come to talk to us about the audio release of The Necromancer’s Dance (I just finished this one and loved it — review coming Monday). They have also brought along a copy to give away. Please join me in giving them a big […]

Coming This Week

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Hi gang! I hope you all had a great week! We had a blast with Opposites Attract Week! It was such a fun event and I got to read some amazing books! If you missed anything, you can find links to all our Opposites Attract Week posts here. For those who entered our fabulous giveaway, […]


new winner

I have more winners to announce today! -Backlist book from Ethan Stone: Susana -Signed paperback of Lord Mouse by Mason Thomas: Waxapplelover -Audiobook from Joel Leslie: Carol W, Toni, Loren, Heather, H.B. Thank you to everyone who stopped by the blog and entered the contests. And a big thanks to Joel, Ethan, and Mason for donating the […]

Interview and Giveaway with Audiobook Narrator Joel Leslie


Today I am so excited to welcome Joel Leslie to Joyfully Jay. Joel is a highly acclaimed audiobook narrator and was nice enough to stop by to talk to us more about it. He has also brought along a great giveaway.  Welcome Joel! Thank you Jay – it’s super awesome to be here. So, first off, can you […]