READ: Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade

Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade Published Oct 2020 416 pages Read this if you love: fanfic, steamy open door romances, cosplay, chick lit with heavier undertones I have mixed opinions on this book so bear with me while I try to explain myself. I found the overall plot of the story super intriguing. It’s gotContinue reading “READ: Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade”

WWW Wednesday | August 19, 2020

I thought I’d hop in on WWW Wednesday this week. This is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer three questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Last Read The last book I finished was TheContinue reading “WWW Wednesday | August 19, 2020”

What I’m Reading in July

Here are the books I’ve read since the last time I did a recap. A few from late June, but mostly July. Tweet Cute by Emma Lord | Sort of a modern YA You’ve Got Mail. There are multiple layers to this adorable love story that eventually all come together beautifully. This one kept meContinue reading “What I’m Reading in July”

What I Read In April.

One of the advantages to being stuck at home has been a fairly sizeable increase in reading time. With nowhere to be in the mornings, I’ve been letting myself stay up late reading most nights, flipping through my book club picks during the day (they’ve all been too heavy to read right before bed –Continue reading “What I Read In April.”

Book Review: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins

When my son, currently eight years old, requested that I read the first book in The Underland Chronicles, a series by Suzanne Collins (yes, that Suzanne Collins), I couldn’t resist. He has become something of a Fan Boy where this series is concerned and pretty much eats, sleeps and breathes it. A kid after myContinue reading “Book Review: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins”

Book Review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Normally I write my book reviews over at Things Momma Loves, in an effort to keep my personal blogging and my “materialistic fangirling / reviewing” separate from one another. This is typically a place for me to brag incessantly about how cute my kids are and tell you about the last hilarious thing said byContinue reading “Book Review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell”

I Read: Bright Young Things by Anna Godbersen

This book caught my eye immediately and I knew I had to read it, knew I would adore it. Of course, I’m already a huge fan of Anna Godbersen after devouring her Luxe series and I was eager to read the first installment in her newest series which takes place in the roaring twenties. ByContinue reading “I Read: Bright Young Things by Anna Godbersen”

I Read: Friendship Bread by Darien Gee

  “One afternoon, Julia Evarts and her five-year-old daughter, Gracie, arrive home to find an unexpected gift on the front porch: a homemade loaf of Amish Friendship Bread and a simple note: I hope you enjoy it. Also included are a bag of starter, instructions on how to make the bread herself, and a requestContinue reading “I Read: Friendship Bread by Darien Gee”

I Read: Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire

They say there are two sides to every story and Gregory Maguire has made a literary career out of sharing some of those other sides to stories we know well. Turning classic fairy tales and children’s stories on their head, revealing a gritty underbelly to the romantic, optimistic versions of the tales we grew upContinue reading “I Read: Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire”