Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Monthly TBR

Monthly TBR – November 2018

Happy November everyone!! Here’s another Monthly TBR! Monthly TBR is a segment where I try to anticipate what books I will read each month. I find this helps me to keep track of my reading, keeps me focused and feel accomplished. November 2018 Poll Winner! 1) Me Before You by Jojo Moyes: This book was voted…… Continue reading Monthly TBR – November 2018

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 187 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Horror Publication Date: June 13, 2017 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Siblings, Identity, Gender Roles, Friendship, Relationships Jacqueline and Jillian were raised for a specific reason, according to their parents. Jacqueline is meant be the pretty, little princess. Not meant to run around or get her…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Magical Realism

Book Review: Norma by Sofi Oksanen

Pages: 320 Genre: Magical Realism/Mystery Publication Date: September 23, 2015 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Secrets, Suicide, Betrayal, Identity, Family Anita Naakka jumps in front of a moving train and leaves behind a distraught and lonely daughter. Now, Norma has to carry on the secret of her magical hair on her own. Unsure as to why her mother committed suicide,…… Continue reading Book Review: Norma by Sofi Oksanen

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · LGBT · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 169 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Mystery/Horror Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Identity, Acceptance, Friendship Wayward School is one that is only reachable to certain children and teenagers. When that magical door appears to a child/teenager, he/she enters. The door can appear and reappear just about anywhere,…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Children · Coming-of-Age · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Middle Grade · NetGalley

ARC Review: Unwritten by Tara Gilboy

Pages: 200 Genre: Children/Middle Grade/Fantasy/Coming-of-Age Publication Date: October 16, 2018 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Identity, Family, Forgiveness, Friendship This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley,  North Star Editions, and Jolly Fish Press. Between the glimmers she sees and her mom giving her snippets of their past life together, Gracie Freeman has always known she was different from the rest…… Continue reading ARC Review: Unwritten by Tara Gilboy

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Poll Winner!

My Book Bucket List: November 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

The November 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My November 2018 read will be Me Before You by Jojo Moyes!  This is a book that I ended up watching the movie first and was not happy in the way it ended. I wasn’t going to read the book, but my book blogger friend,…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: November 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · Nonfiction · Survival

Book Review: The Choice by Edith Eger

Pages: 384 Genre: Non-Fiction/Autobiography Publication Date: September 5, 2017 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Holocaust, Identity, Family, Forgiveness, Healing, Happiness Sixteen-year-old Edith experienced the unimaginable for many of us, the Holocaust. She had encounters with the intimating Dr. Mengele, tragically watched her family split apart, and barely survive. As Dr. Edith Eger tells her story from her sixteen-year-old self to her…… Continue reading Book Review: The Choice by Edith Eger