Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday – Ten Book Series My Kids Loved

Hosted by The Broke and the Bookish This week I’m listing ten book series that my kids loved. My kids were avid young readers and they kept me on my toes. I continually looked for authors and/or series that I thought they would love. All of this book knowledge came in handy when I became… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Ten Book Series My Kids Loved

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday – All the Wicked Girls by Chris Whitaker

This is a weekly meme hosted by The Purple Booker.  It is very easy to play along: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (You don’t want to ruin the book for others!) •… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday – All the Wicked Girls by Chris Whitaker

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (8/21/2017)

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This weekly post is hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate. *My… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (8/21/2017)

Historical Fiction

Book Review – Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford

Goodreads Synopsis: Inspired by a true story, this is the unforgettable story of a young boy named Ernest, set during the 1909 Seattle world’s fair called the Alaska Yukon Pacific Expo. It is a time when the magical wonders of technology on display at the expo future seems limitless. But for Ernest, a half-Chinese orphan… Continue reading Book Review – Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford

Mystery

Book Review – The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter

Goodreads Synopsis: Reformed party girl Meg Ashley leads a life of privilege, thanks to a bestselling horror novel her mother wrote decades ago. But Meg knows that the glow of their very public life hides a darker reality of lies, manipulation, and the heartbreak of her own solitary childhood. Desperate to break free of her… Continue reading Book Review – The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday – Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford (8/15/2017)

This is a weekly meme hosted by The Purple Booker.  It is very easy to play along: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (You don’t want to ruin the book for others!) •… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday – Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford (8/15/2017)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (8/14/2017)

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This weekly post is hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate. Bad… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (8/14/2017)

Read All About It

Read All About It – Look Who Has A New Book Coming Out

Welcome to… Read All About It – Look Who Has A New Book Coming Out I am always on the hunt for new books that I “must read” and “new releases” by my favorite authors. Rather than keeping these books all to myself I decided to make a blog post to share the good news… Continue reading Read All About It – Look Who Has A New Book Coming Out

Mystery/Thriller

Book Review – The Night Stalker by Robert Bryndza

There are currently four books in the Detective Erika Foster series. Here is my review of book one in case you missed it: Book One: The Girl in the Ice Goodreads Synopsis: In the dead of a swelteringly hot summer’s night, Detective Erika Foster is called to a murder scene. The victim, a doctor, is… Continue reading Book Review – The Night Stalker by Robert Bryndza

Mystery/Thriller

Book Review – The Breakdown by B.A. Paris

Goodreads Synopsis: Cass is having a hard time since the night she saw the car in the woods, on the winding rural road, in the middle of a downpour, with the woman sitting inside―the woman who was killed. She’s been trying to put the crime out of her mind; what could she have done, really?… Continue reading Book Review – The Breakdown by B.A. Paris