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WWW Wednesday: May 5, 2021

Happy Wednesday everyone! Hopefully, your week is going well and you have a great weekend planned with the important women in your life! 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? Late Eclipses (October Daye #4) by…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: May 5, 2021

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Weekend Reads – April 23-25, 2021

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you have something good to read! Weekend Reads is where I will concentrate on just one of the books I’m reading during the weekend rather than trying to balance multiple ones at once. So many times I say, “I’ll read only one chapter of this book and then I go…… Continue reading Weekend Reads – April 23-25, 2021

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WWW Wednesday: April 21, 2021

Happy sunny and beautiful Wednesday (at least over here)! We’ve had a pretty good week so far and are well on our way in becoming active parents. It’s been tough to travel around throughout COVID, so our little one hasn’t had a ton of new experiences, but we are picking it up with the nicer…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: April 21, 2021

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Book Review: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

This is the tenth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post to vote for my next book in a few days!   Title: The Nightingale Author: Kristin Hannah Pages: 594 Genre: Historical Fiction Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Resilience, Survival, Family, Resistance, Romance, Courage Publication Date: March 15,…… Continue reading Book Review: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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My Book Bucket List: May/June 2020 Book Poll Closed + Winner

The May/June 2020 poll is closed and the results are in! My May/June 2020 read will be The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah! This is a book that I purchased a while ago, but never actually read. I’ve read a couple of books by Kristen Hannah and have enjoyed them. Also, reading (and potentially learning more)…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: May/June 2020 Book Poll Closed + Winner

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ARC Review: The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain

  Title: The Dream Daughter Author: Diane Chamberlain Pages: 384 Genre: Fiction, Science Fiction/Time Travel, Historical Fiction Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Mother’s Love, Loss, Grief, Family Publication Date: October 2nd 2018 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press     This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley and  St. Martin’s Press. It is 1970 and…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain

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Book Review: The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

  Title: The Last Year of the War Author: Susan Meissner Pages: 389 Genre: Historical Fiction Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Identity, Friendship, Relationships, Family, Trust, Memory, Acceptance Publication Date: March 19th, 2019 Publisher: Berkley     Young Elise only wanted to get through school and her teenage-hood, but when her father is accused of sympathizing with the Nazis during World War II, her world…… Continue reading Book Review: The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

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My Book Bucket List Review: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

This is the seventh book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post to vote for my next book! Pages: 376 Genre: Historical Fiction/Young Adult/Coming-of-Age/Classic Publication Date: July 11, 1960 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Family, Race, Persecution, Prejudice Young Jean Louise (Scout) lives in the small Southern town of Maycomb. Both her and her brother, Jem, find…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List Review: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

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Book Review: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Pages: 137 Genre: Children/Historical Fiction Publication Date: 1989 Themes: Courage, Bravery, Secrets, Protection, Friendship, Fear, Determination This book is part a Children’s Readathon held by James @This is My Truth Now. The theme this week is Award Winners. Annemarie Johansen learns the true meaning of bravery as her and her family assist a Jewish family, the Rosens, during the Nazis occupation…… Continue reading Book Review: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

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

The August 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My August 2018 read will be To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee! To Kill a Mockingbird, I don’t think, was ever part of my required reading in high school, so I never actually read it. I did start it a while back and gave up. However,…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: August 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner