The Willow Woman by Laurence Westwood – A Review

The Willow Woman: A Philip Ye Novel by Laurence Westwood Mystery Published by Shikra Press Released January 7, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: I received a free paperback of this novel in exchange for an honest review. I tend to mostly read fantasy or science fiction, so I’ve been trying to make a conscious effort to […]

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June Plans & TBR

More than likely, June is going to be a very busy month for me. There’s a chance I’m moving at the end of the month (we are possibly extending our lease, but we haven’t decided yet). If we do end up moving, I’m fairly certain that I won’t be getting much reading done. However, if […]

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A Shifting of Stars (Of Stars, #1) by Kathy Kimbray – A Review

A Shifting of Stars (Of Stars, #1) by Kathy Kimbray Fantasy | Young Adult Self-Published Released May 28, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: I was fortunate enough to be sent a free e-ARC of A Shifting of Stars from the author, along with the opportunity to participate in her cover reveal. A Shifting of Stars is the first book in […]

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Down the TBR Hole (Again) – #1

This challenge is something that I did a couple of times when I first started this blog. The idea behind it is to reduce the number of books on your TBR list. As far as I can tell, this challenge was created by the writer at the literary blog, Lost in a Story, but it […]

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Friday Wrap-up

Thoughts If you noticed that I didn’t post too much this week, I really apologize for that. Despite finally being on medication for bipolar disorder, this week my moods have been all over the place, and my anxiety has been super high. My job is really stressful and I had a hard time dealing with […]

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New Book Releases for May 21, 2019

Here are the books coming out today, May 21st! The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins How to Forget: A Daughter’s Memoir by Kate Mulgrew Kingsbane (Empirium, #2) by Clarie Legrand The Organs of Sense by Adam Ehrlich Sachs Amelia Westlake was Never Here by Erin Gough Biloxi by Mary Miller Birthday by Meredith Russo Bright Burning Stars by A.K. Small The […]

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Do I Have That Book? Challenge

I first came across this book tag after watching Hannah and Hailey’s Booktube channels. The Challenge was originally created by Tabby at the YouTube channel Keeping Tabs. As you know, I don’t have a YouTube channel (yet), so we’ll do this the blogger way. Let’s get right into it. 1. Do you have a book […]

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New Releases for May 14, 2019

Here are the new releases for May 14, 2019! There are some truly amazing titles coming out this week! I’m personally most excited about The Unhoneymooners and We Hunt the Flame! The Candle and the Flame by Nafiza Azad Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips Home Remedies by Xuan Juliana Wang The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta Orange World and Other Stories by […]

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The Farm by Joanne Ramos – A Review

The Farm by Joanne Ramos Fiction | Speculative Fiction Published by Random House Released May 7, 2019 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Synopsis Nestled in the Hudson Valley is a sumptuous retreat boasting every amenity: organic meals, private fitness trainers, daily massages—and all of it for free. In fact, you get paid big money—more than you’ve ever […]

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Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone – A Review

Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone Young Adult | Contemporary Published by Disney-Hyperion Released June 16, 2015 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Synopsis Samantha McAllister looks just like the rest of the popular girls in her junior class. But hidden beneath the straightened hair and expertly applied makeup is a secret that her friends would never […]

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New Releases for May 7, 2019

Here are the new releases for May 7, 2019! Again, but Better by Christina Riccio Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff The Bride Test by Helen Hoang Exhalation: Stories by Ted Chiang The Farm by Joanne Ramos Finale: A Caraval Novel by Stephanie Garber Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins Juliet the Maniac by Juliet Escoria Light From […]

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May Book of the Month Selections

Book of the Month is one of my favorite book subscription boxes. Every month, they offer five new releases that you can pick from for just $14.99. If you want to add more than one book, you can add an additional two books per month for just $9.99 each. If you want to read budget new […]

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Elevation by Stephen King – A Review

Elevation by Stephen King Fiction Published by Scribner Released October 30, 2018 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: First of all, Elevation won the 2018 Goodreads Choice Awards in the horror category, and I have no idea how. This is most definitely not a horror book. Second, this book is godawful. I grew up reading Stephen King’s books, as my […]

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Sunday Wrap-up – May 5, 2019

Thoughts Yesterday I took a long drive down to the town where I grew up. It’s probably been close to two years since the last time I was there, despite the fact that I currently live just 45 minutes away. Part of the reason it took me so long was that I have such a […]

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