THIS BOOK WAS BRILLIANT. Fascinating. Captivating. Unputdownable. I don’t read a lot of legal dramas/thrillers. But I will now. Especially if they are written by M. T. Edvardsson! It’s not even easy to describe the genius behind this compelling murder mystery. A 32-year-old man is murdered. As far as potential suspects go - all signs … Continue reading A Nearly Normal Family by M.T. Edvardsson (review)
How do you describe the perfect beach read? Does it involve romance or a love story? Are their secrets and lies? A gorgeous beach setting of cool ocean breezes and hot drama? How about all of the above?! The Islanders follows three total strangers on Block Island, a tiny sleepy beach haven off the east … Continue reading The Islanders by Meg Mitchell Moore (blog tour review)
Sometimes, birthdays can be the worst days. Especially if you are at your OWN birthday dinner and someone whips out the Ashley Madison scandal list and, oh lookie here! Caught with his pants down... there's your husband's name! 43 TRANSACTIONS. The top performer in your city. Hurrah! Let's have cake! It all just plunges downhill … Continue reading The Unbreakables by Lisa Barr (review)
May was my BEST reading month EVER I think! SO many 4 and 5 star reads. I had some favorites come through for me this month, and was pleasantly surprised by many of these. Homegoing was BY FAR a favorite book that I will never forget. It is THAT good. It's beautiful and epic, and … Continue reading May Wrap Up!
"There's a difference between being alive and living. This is a book about living." Happy Pub Day to the super sweet Suzy Krause! If you want to read an adorable book about the quirkiest of characters,Valencia and Valentine is the book for you! I fell in love SO quickly with both of these so different … Continue reading Valencia and Valentine by Suzy Krause (review)
"Compulsively Readable" The best description I've seen so far of this book! Remember that Natalie Portman movie Black Swan? That was my first glimpse into the intense competition that goes on in the ballet world. Picture that level of competition, obsession, and desire to be the best - but add in being a teenager and … Continue reading Bright Burning Stars by A.K. Small (Blog Tour Review + Excerpt)
"The scents are alive. I listen to them whisper. They tell me things." Have you ever been just casually walking down the street and all of a sudden there's a scent, maybe just the slightest, lightest smell ... that just transports you instantly back to a time, a place, a thought? It happens to us … Continue reading The Scent Keeper by Erica Bauermeister – Giveaway, Excerpt & Review