Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday – The Life She Was Given by Ellen Marie Wiseman (8/29/2017)

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 – The Life She Was Given by Ellen Marie Wiseman (8/29/2017)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (8/28/2017)

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. …… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (8/28/2017)

Bookish Odds and Ends

My Book Haul From The “Big Book Sale”

It’s the big book sale… At last it is here! Yesterday our local library kicked off their huge annual book sale. They take over two empty storefronts in the mall and fill them with thousands of donated books. I found some fantastic books and I decided to try my hand at doing some pretty pics… Continue reading My Book Haul From The “Big Book Sale”

Mystery

Book Review – All the Wicked Girls by Chris Whitaker

Goodreads Synopsis: Everyone loves Summer Ryan. A model student and musical prodigy, she’s a ray of light in the struggling small town of Grace, Alabama – especially compared to her troubled sister, Raine. Then Summer goes missing. Grace is already simmering, and with this new tragedy the police have their hands full keeping the peace.… Continue reading Book Review – All the Wicked Girls by Chris Whitaker

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 (8/22/2017)

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 – All the Wicked Girls by Chris Whitaker (8/22/2017)

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