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James Conroy's Literally Dead - Free For Download From Amazon Stores Worldwide

Hello everyone! For those of you who may be interested - I know that I am - James Conroy's latest novel Literally Dead is available as a free download from Amazon for only a short period of time - from Thursday, May 24th to Saturday, May 26th, you can download a copy of Mr. Conroy's novel for your enjoyment. Below is an author's biography and a brief synopsis of the book:

Meet James Conroy James Conroy is a former business executive currently self-employed in logistics consulting. He also writes full-time and tutors in English literature, basic composition and creative writing. His poetry and short fiction have appeared in over one hundred internationally respected literary journals.
A collection of his poems was published in 1997 and two novels in 2001 and 2007 respectively. After living in New York and Chicago, Conroy currently resides with his wife in Newport, Rhode Island.
He is a frequent contributor to local publications and an active community volunteer.

Reading Wrap-up For April at Emeraldfire's Bookmark

Hello everyone out there and I hope that you all had a terrific reading month for yourselves. I am known as Emeraldfire around the Internet and this is my new personal reading blog.Anyway, I started out March with about two hundred unread books lying around the house and ended the month with...umm...uncountable amounts of books unread. I didn't acquire any books at all this month and was in a reading slump for most of the month - I hope it's better next month! :(
Let me try to break down the influx for you:
Changes to the TBR pile 

Added to my TBR pile (Oh well, you win some and you lose some! :))
- The Mother Road by Jennifer Allee

Taken off my TBR pile and sent to a new home (Yay! Happy Dance! :))- Raiders of the Lost Ark by Campbell Black
- Full Tilt by Creston Mapes
Well, there it is...the breakdown! All in all, not a very good reading month for me. Here's a further breakdown:
Books Read: 0Pages Read: 0Grade Range: 0
So, there you go! The reading month that was April. I …