Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List (July 2020)

Welcome July! May the second half of the year be better than the first! Although, not to be a Negative Nellie, it is not off to a good start. Our governor has once again initiated a partial shut down to 70% of the state of California. I beg you, stay home and please wear a… Continue reading Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List (July 2020)

Mystery

Book Review – Fair Warning by Michael Connelly #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: MysterySeries: Jack McEvoy, #3Publisher: Little, Brown and CompanyPublication Date: 5/26/2020Pages: 399 Goodreads Synopsis – Veteran reporter Jack McEvoy has taken down killers before, but when a woman he had a one-night stand with is murdered in a particularly brutal way, McEvoy realizes he might be facing a criminal mind unlike any he’s ever encountered. McEvoy investigates—against the warnings… Continue reading Book Review – Fair Warning by Michael Connelly #20booksofsummer20

Romance

Book Review – What You Wish For by Katherine Center #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: RomanceSeries: NonePublisher: St. Martin’s PressPublication Date: 7/14/2020Pages: 320 Goodreads Synopsis – Samantha Casey loves everything about her job as an elementary school librarian on the sunny, historic island of Galveston, Texas—the goofy kids, the stately Victorian building, the butterfly garden. But when the school suddenly loses its beloved principal, it turns out his replacement will be none other… Continue reading Book Review – What You Wish For by Katherine Center #20booksofsummer20

Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List (June 2020)

I love summer reading and am very excited about the list of books I have complied for the month. Personal goal – by the end of the summer my Netgalley shelf will be back under control and I can start working on all those wonderful books on my bookshelf! What I Plan On Reading… The… Continue reading Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List (June 2020)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (June 1)

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… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (June 1)

Book Haul · Monthly Wrap-Up

May Monthly Wrap-Up and Book Haul! #monthlywrapup #bookhaul

May was a mixed bag of reading/listening for me. My star ratings ranged from 2 – 5 stars. My favorite books were Finding Dorothy, The Turn of the Key, and Fifty Fifty! This month I decided to give Edelweiss a shot. Frankly I find the site really confusing, but I thought I would give it… Continue reading May Monthly Wrap-Up and Book Haul! #monthlywrapup #bookhaul

Book-to-Screen

Book-to-Screen – Book Adaptations That You Can Enjoy From The Comfort Of Your Home!

Our local theaters are still closed, but we have a local drive-in movie theater that just started up last week. For now they are showing some previously released movies, but I suspect that will be changing soon. In the meantime here are three series and one movie that you can enjoy from the comfort of… Continue reading Book-to-Screen – Book Adaptations That You Can Enjoy From The Comfort Of Your Home!

First Chapter/First Paragraph

First Chapter/First Paragraph – The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins

Happy Tuesday!   Today I am linking up with Socrates’ Book Reviews who hosts a meme every Tuesday to share the First Chapter/First Paragraph or two of the book you are currently reading.   First Chapter/First Paragraph Coriolanus released the fistful of cabbage into the pot of boiling water and swore that one day it would… Continue reading First Chapter/First Paragraph – The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (May 25)

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… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (May 25)

He Said/She Said · Mystery

He Said/She Said (a husband and wife book review) The President Is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

  Book Details: Genre: Mystery Series: None Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Publication Date: 6/4/2018 Pages: 513       We’re back! Hubby and I are back to share our thoughts on the latest book that we read together. We did not discuss the book prior to writing our answers so that we would not taint… Continue reading He Said/She Said (a husband and wife book review) The President Is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson