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ARC Review: Lost in the Never Woods by Aiden Thomas

Title: Lost in the Never WoodsAuthor: Aiden Thomas Pages: 384 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, RomanceThemes: Grief, Guilt, Relationships, Courage, Love, Loss Anticipated Publication Date: March 23, 2021Publisher: Swoon Reads Thank you to the NetGalley and Swoon Reads for giving me the opportunity to read and review an ARC of Lost in the Never Woods. Five…… Continue reading ARC Review: Lost in the Never Woods by Aiden Thomas

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WWW Wednesday: March 24, 2021

Another Wednesday and we’re officially in Spring! We’ve been taking our little one outside a lot and he’s finally becoming more comfortable and seeming to enjoy the outdoors more than before! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are you…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: March 24, 2021

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Children’s Book Review: Leo and the Octopus by Isabelle Marinov

Title: Leo and the OctopusAuthor: Isabelle Marinov; Illustrator: Chris Nixon Pages: 16 Genre: Children, Picture book Themes: Autism, Friendship, Acceptance, Understanding Publication Date: January 7, 2021 I received a paperback copy in exchange for an honest review, thanks to the author and publisher. Leo feels out of place in this world. Everything just seems too…… Continue reading Children’s Book Review: Leo and the Octopus by Isabelle Marinov

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WWW Wednesday: March 17, 2021

Happy Wednesday everyone! I don’t celebrate St. Patrick’s Day since I’m not Irish, but for those who do, Happy St. Patrick’s Day! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are you currently reading? Lost in the Never Woods by Aiden…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: March 17, 2021

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ARC Review: Namesake by Adrienne Young

Title: Namesake (Fable, #2)Author: Adrienne Young Pages: 368 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, RomanceThemes: Trust, Honesty, Relationships, Courage, Betrayal, Deception Anticipated Publication Date: March 16, 2021Publisher: Wednesday Books – St. Martin’s Press Thank you to the NetGalley and Wednesday Books – St. Martin’s Press for giving me the opportunity to read and review an ARC of…… Continue reading ARC Review: Namesake by Adrienne Young

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WWW Wednesday: March 10, 2021

Ah, I can hear the birds chirping in the mornings and it’s getting brighter earlier…so wonderful that spring is coming and we can spend longer periods outside without freezing! Happy Wednesday everyone! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: March 10, 2021

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Book Review: What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

Title: What Alice ForgotAuthor: Liane Moriarty Pages: 466 Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Women’s Fiction Themes: Marriage, Separation, Family, Trust, Love, Kindness, Fertility, Bullying, Grief Publication Date: May 1, 2009Publisher: Berkley Alice Love wakes up from a gym accident only to realize that she’s actually ten years older than what she things she is and her…… Continue reading Book Review: What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

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WWW Wednesday: March 3, 2021

Yay, we’re in March! That means warmer weather is coming, longer daylight time, and more outdoor time! March apparently also has many holidays (some silly, some serious) to celebrate, so I’m hoping to incorporate some of those holidays into my reading this month. WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words.…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: March 3, 2021

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Book Review: A Local Habitation (October Daye, #2) by Seanan McGuire

Title: A Local Habitation (October Daye, #2)Author: Seanan McGuire Pages: 390 Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Publication Date: March 2, 2010Publisher: DAW Recently, October (Toby) Daye has been asked to see if her liege’s niece, January O’Leary, is safe in Country of Tamed Lightening, where January resides. What Toby finds is hidden murders and potentially…… Continue reading Book Review: A Local Habitation (October Daye, #2) by Seanan McGuire

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WWW Wednesday: February 24, 2021

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Both yesterday and today, we’ve had some nice sunny weather. It was lovely to spend some time outside with our baby and just enjoy some fresh air! It’s amazing how wonderful it feels to be outside, even if it’s just a short period of time. Can’t wait until we have warm weather…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: February 24, 2021