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Calendar Girls May: World Turtle Day (Favorite Slow Burn of a Novel)

Happy May! April flew by and I can't believe May is finally here! It snuck up on me for sure! I hope you all are continuing to stay safe and healthy, and SANE! Lol. I also hope that many of you have found activities to do in your homes, and have found ways to get… Continue reading Calendar Girls May: World Turtle Day (Favorite Slow Burn of a Novel)

Adult Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Artemis by Andy Weir

The Book: Book Title: Artemis Book Author: Andy Weir Genre: Sci-Fi (Adult?) Publishing Date: November 14th, 2017 Publisher: Del Ray Synopsis: Jazz Bashara is a criminal. Well, sort of. Life on Artemis, the first and only city on the moon, is tough if you're not a rich tourist or an eccentric billionaire. So smuggling in… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Artemis by Andy Weir

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

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Calendar Girls: A Pirate’s Life For Me (Favorite Book About Pirates)

Arggghh mateys! It's time to talk about ye favorite books about pirates! Choose carefully or ye'll walk the plank! Plus, I need some recs, so...Have at thee!! ~A Pirate's Life For Me (Favorite Book About Pirates)~ My Choice: Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller Synopsis:  There will be plenty of time for me… Continue reading Calendar Girls: A Pirate’s Life For Me (Favorite Book About Pirates)

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Puddin’ by Julie Murphy

The Book: Book Title: Puddin' Book Author: Julie Murphy Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: May 8th, 2018 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Synopsis: It is a companion novel to Dumplin', which follows supporting characters from the first book in the months after Willowdean's star turn in the Clover City pageant.  Millie Michalchuk has gone to fat camp every year… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Puddin’ by Julie Murphy

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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Calendar Girls: Pride (Favorite Book with LGBTQ+ Representation)

Summer is almost here! This year has been flying by! We had loads of fun celebrating Mother's Day last month. We enjoyed celebrating Women's History Month and Black History Month, but now it's time to celebrate Pride! ~Pride: (Favorite Book with LGBTQ+ Representation)~ Runner Ups: I didn't want to go in to any detail with… Continue reading Calendar Girls: Pride (Favorite Book with LGBTQ+ Representation)

Book Blitz · Faerie Tale Friday · YA Book Review

Faerie Tale Friday: Beauty’s Curse by C.S. Johnson (R & R Book Tours)

The Book: Book Title: Beauty's Curse Book Author: C.S. Johnson Genre: YA Fantasy / Faerie Tale Retelling / Historical Fiction / Romance Publishing Date: January 2016 Publisher: Self Published Synopsis: For four years, Princess Aurora of Rhone—Rose to her friends—has searched the world for a way to break the curse placed on her by Magdalina, the… Continue reading Faerie Tale Friday: Beauty’s Curse by C.S. Johnson (R & R Book Tours)

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)