YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Book: Book Title: Clap When You Land Book Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Genre: Adult Mystery/ Thriller Publishing Date: May 5th, 2020 Publisher: Quill Tree Books Synopsis: Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, Camino… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig

The Book: Book Title: Death Prefers Blondes Book Author: Caleb Roehrig Genre: YA Contemporary/ LGBTQ+/ Mystery Publishing Date: January 29th, 2019 Publisher: Feiwel and Friends Synopsis: Teenage socialite Margo Manning leads a dangerous double life. By day, she dodges the paparazzi while soaking up California sunshine. By night, however, she dodges security cameras and armed… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

The Book: Book Title: Dumplin' Book Author: Julie Murphy Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: September 15th, 2015 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Synopsis: Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson (dubbed “Dumplin’” by her former beauty queen mom) has always been at home in her own skin. Her thoughts on having the ultimate bikini body? Put a bikini on your body.… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

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Food, Family, and Love

Family should always be something you cherish. With family comes love. With family comes celebrations and get togethers, and with that comes food and more love. Holiday (and some birthday, baby shower, and holy communion) get togethers were usually pretty big for our family when I was young. Before my grandmother passed away I remember… Continue reading Food, Family, and Love

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The Wednesday Review: Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu

The Book: Book Title: Moxie Book Author: Jennifer Mathieu Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: September 19th, 2017 Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Synopsis: Vivian Carter is fed up. Fed up with her small-town Texas high school that thinks the football team can do no wrong. Fed up with sexist dress codes and hallway harassment. But most of all, Viv… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu

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Calendar Girls: Women’s History Month (Favorite Book With a Strong Female Lead)

Happy March Calendar Girls Participants! I really feel like this year is just flying by! Spring is coming soon, and then it will be Summer time! Which means it will be time for lazy days and reading! But, until then, it's time to celebrate Women's History Month! Katie @ Never Not Reading and I were so… Continue reading Calendar Girls: Women’s History Month (Favorite Book With a Strong Female Lead)

Adult Book Review

The Wednesday Review : Amy Cole is Zen As F*ck (Amy Cole #2)

The Book: Book Title: Amy Cole Is Zen As F*ck Book Author: Elizabeth McGivern Genre: Adult Contemporary Publishing Date: November 23rd, 2018 Publisher: Pernickety Publishing Synopsis: It’s been almost two years since Amy Cole walked through the door of her therapist’s office and now she’s ready to emerge as the sane, zen-like woman she has always wanted to… Continue reading The Wednesday Review : Amy Cole is Zen As F*ck (Amy Cole #2)

Adult Book Review

Still Me by Jojo Moyes (Me Before You #3)

The Book: Book Title: Still Me Book Author: Jojo Moyes Genre: Contemporary/ Women's Fiction Publishing Date: October 23rd, 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Date Read: November 26th, 2018 Synopsis:  From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Jojo Moyes, a new book featuring her iconic heroine of Me Before You and After You, Louisa Clark Louisa Clark arrives in New York ready to… Continue reading Still Me by Jojo Moyes (Me Before You #3)

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Reads & Reels Book Tour: The Nanny Song by Misty Mount

The Book: Book Title: The Nanny Song Book Author: Misty Mount Genre: New Adult/ Adult/ Contemporary Fiction/ Suspense/ Romance Publishing Date: May 10th, 2018 Publisher: Willow River Press Date Read: October 29th, 2018 Synopsis: Mallory Riscoe is no stranger to dysfunction. Despite her tumultuous childhood, at twenty-two, she has established herself as a fully functional, self-made… Continue reading Reads & Reels Book Tour: The Nanny Song by Misty Mount