What a fantastic year 2018 was and a year that was full of many firsts! This is my second year of blogging and my first year of participating in reading challenges. I am thrilled to say I completed all three of them with flying colors! They are listed below with my rating and reviews linked.… Continue reading Challenge and Stat Update – Year End Wrap-Up
Challenge Update 2018 TBR Pile Challenge… Blindsighted by Karin Slaughter Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Daisy in Chains by Sharon Bolton A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams Night by Elie Wiesel Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris The Time Between by Karen White The Camel Club by David… Continue reading Challenge and Stat Update: January – September
I DID IT!! I successfully completed my first 24in48 readathon! I managed to read three books and start a fourth. My first book was Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh. I love this series and was saving this book for the readathon because I knew I would love it. I am happy to say it did not… Continue reading #24in48 Readathon Wrap-Up
I am beyond excited to be participating in my first 24in48 readathon! I am not the fastest reader, so I have no idea how many books I will be able to complete. I picked out four books in a variety of genres and we will see what happens. All but one of them… Continue reading #24in48 Readathon – What I Plan On Reading
Challenge Update 2018 TBR Pile Challenge… Blindsighted by Karin Slaughter Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Daisy in Chains by Sharon Bolton A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams Night by Elie Wiesel 6/12 Books Read … Historical Fiction Reading Challenge… The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah The Girls in… Continue reading Second Quarter Update January – June
Brace yourselves Stephen King fans – there is a whole slew of movie and TV book adaptations heading your way! My son recently send me an article about upcoming Stephen King book adaptations heading to theaters and TV. I was amazed at how many books were in the process of being adapted, including his most… Continue reading Look At All The Stephen King Book Adaptations Heading Your Way!
Day One… Day one was our travel day and what’s a travel day without a stop to a new/used book store?! There is a fantastic book store in Los Angeles that we had never been to called The Last Bookstore. Oh my goodness! If you ever find yourself in LA it is a must see.… Continue reading Los Angeles Times Festival of Books Wrap-Up
Challenge Update 2018 TBR Pile Challenge… Blindsighted by Karin Slaughter Deep Down Dead by Steph Broadribb The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern Daisy in Chains by Sharon Bolton 4/12 Books Read … Historical Fiction Reading Challenge… The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin As Bright as Heaven by… Continue reading First Quarter Update January – March
World Book Day is April 23rd and Amazon Crossing has kicked off the celebration early! They are giving away nine Kindle books from around the world for free. I know this offer is available in the US, but it is unclear to me if the rest of the world is included. It would be a… Continue reading Amazon Celebrates World Book Day 2018 #readtheworld #worldbookday #amazon #kindle
Grab bag fun… No vacation is complete without a trip to the local used bookstore! Last week while staying in Half Moon Bay, California, hubby and I visited Ink Spell Books. I was browsing the bookshelves, turned around and saw this fun grab bag. Well this is a no brainer, each book was only $1… Continue reading My Grab Bag Reveal!