Someone Else’s Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson

unnamedMs. Jackson is a local author and one I have not previously read. I really was super stoked to join this tour and honestly could not wait to start reading this. But then the end of my reading world happened and I haven’t finished a single book this month. Including this one. So now I begin my groveling and hoping that y’all will still love me. I do fully intend to read this, but it might not happen until January when I host my Southern Literature Month. I can only hope I’ve found my reading mojo again by that time.

That being said, Jackson’s newest novel is getting so much love! The reviews have really been superb. I’ll link a couple here:

S. Krishna’s Books

Write Meg!

What I’ve been gathering is that Someone Else’s Love Story really reads differently than the cliched, overdone romance plot. The novel also apparently has quite the emotional punch. I follow Joshilyn Jackson on Twitter and love her! Read a recent interview she did for Powell’s here.

Also, if you live in the Atlanta area she’ll be spending Small Business Saturday selling books and greeting customers over at Eagle Eye Bookshop in Decatur. I’ll most definitely be stopping by.

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Thanks to TLC Book Tours and the publisher for a copy of the book in exchange for my honest review (which will definitely happen soonish!). Stop by TLC’s site for all of the tour stops.

About the Author:

Joshilyn-JacksonJoshilyn Jackson is the New York Times bestselling author of six novels, including gods in Alabama and A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty. Her books have been translated into a dozen languages. A former actor, Jackson is also an award-winning audiobook narrator. She lives in Decatur, Georgia, with her husband and their two children.

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5 thoughts on “Someone Else’s Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson

  1. Yes November has been an odd reading month for me; mostly because I4m juggling way too many things. NaNoWriMo, The Slynx, Quiet, David Copperfield, work….but I think I’ll be able to wrap some things up for the 30th. I haven’t read anything by this author but her novel sounds really interesting. I’m interested in hearing all about Southern Literature Month in January. I’m all ready to participate since I have Faulkner’s The Sanctuary on my get to soon list and maybe even a reread of The Sound and the Fury.

  2. Pingback: Joshilyn Jackson, author of Someone Else’s Love Story, on tour November/December 2013 | TLC Book Tours

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