Catherine McKenzie’s SPUN: What Do Bloggers Think?

We’re so excited to celebrate the release of Catherine McKenzie’s new e-book original, SPUN. SPUN returns tSpunBlogTouro the story of Amber Sheppard, It Girl and celebrity train wreck from McKenzie’s reader-favourite novel, SPIN.

Want to know what book bloggers think of SPUN? Here’s a list of great reviews:

20-Apr – Brooklyn Berry Designs
“There are so many shocking moments, its a fun read, but addicting as well.  Be prepared to read it all in one sitting.” ~ Brooklyn

21-Apr – Laurel’s Open Page
“Catherine McKenzie’s writing style is so polished and clever, but she also manages to make me laugh and cry.” ~ Laurel

28-Apr – The Book Diva’s Read
Although SPUN is a quick read, it isn’t a lighthearted story as it deals with the struggles of sobriety, addiction, and even grief in a realistic yet respectable manner. I’ve read most of Ms. McKenzie’s writings and enjoyed them all.” ~ The Book Diva

978144343647229-Apr – Peeking Between the Pages
“I liked Amber in Spin and liked her even more in Spun.” ~ Darlene at Peeking Between the Pages

29-Apr  – Liz and Lisa
Guest Post: 5 Things I Wish I’d Known About Publishing by Catherine McKenzie

29-Apr – Wall to Wall Books
“Oh this is just the kind of book I like – full of snark and sarcasm!” ~ Wall to Wall Books

29-Apr – Knit & Purl Mama
“Catherine McKenzie does it again! She had me not wanting to put this novella down.” ~ Knit & Purl Mama

29-Apr  – Freda’s Voice
If you haven’t read any of Catherine’s books, I really don’t know what you are waiting for. 5/5″ ~ Freda

29-AprNovel Escapes
Catherine McKenzie’s Desert Island Interview with the Ladies at Novel Escapes

1-May – No More Grumpy Bookseller
Spun packs a wallop for such a short read! While it’s easy to sympathize with Amber in Spin, Spun offers up a chance to see things from her perspective.” ~ Becky at No More Grumpy Bookseller

2-May – The Book Chic
“Wow! Reading Spun was the literary equivalent of riding a roller coaster!” ~ Jonita at The Book Chic

2-May – A Bookworm’s World
“Amber’s story is heartfelt, heartbreaking and life affirming” ~Luanne at A Bookworm’s World

4-May – Jen’s Jewels
Spun is an addictive, short read with plenty of drama and witty dialogue” ~ Jen

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4-May – A Bookish Libraria
Quick and easy little novella.  I loved the way it wrapped up the “Spin” novel…” ~Deborah

5-May – The Book Bag
“I loved this journey back to this world, with the people I met in Spin. I felt like I was catching up with old friends and learning all about the good things, and not so good things, that happened while we were apart.” ~ Susan at The Book Bag

5-May – The Misbehavin’ Librarian
Once again Ms McKenzie entertains, while at the same time  making you think.” ~ The Misbehavin’ Librarian

6-May – Cindy’s Love of Books
“If you loved and enjoyed Spin then I highly recommend you pick this up to read.” ~Cindy

7-May – Chick Lit Reviews and News
“Spun surprised me. I really, really enjoyed it, but Amber is definitely a Marmite kind of heroine. You’ll either love her or hate her.” ~Leah

8-May – Books Etc.
“McKenzie has written another fabulous novel (honestly, guys, her writing is just amazing) and Spun has a great balance of serious and funny and I couldn’t get enough.” ~Kaley at Books Etc.

9-May – The Joyful Organizer
14-May – A Bookish Affair
19-May – Kritter’s Ramblings

Visit the following blogs for even more reviews of SPUN:
Joseph’s Reviews
Reading in Winter
Good Girl Gone Redneck
Chick Lit Central
Book Journey
Glorified Love Letters
Spiced Latte Reads

Check back here at The Savvy Reader as we add more great reviews from book bloggers, and follow along on twitter with the hashtag #SpunBlogTour.

BONUS: Enter to win a copy of Catherine McKenzie’s SPIN here.


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