2021 · ARC Copy · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · NetGalley · Young Adult

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

2021 · Adult · Book Review · Contemporary · In-Person Book Club · Romance

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

2021 · Book Review · Nonfiction · Parenting · Self-Help

Book Review: The Happiest Toddler on the Block by Harvey Karp

Title: The Happiest Toddler on the Block: How to Eliminate Tantrums and Raise a Patient, Respectful, and Cooperative One- to Four-Year-OldAuthor: Harvey Karp Pages: 303 Genre: Non-Fiction, Self-Help, Parenting Publication Date: August 26, 2008 (first published in 2005)Publisher: Bantam Dr. Karp comes back to share some of his experiences and suggestions of how to handle…… Continue reading Book Review: The Happiest Toddler on the Block by Harvey Karp

2021 · Book Review · Nonfiction · Parenting

Book Review: The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp

Title: The Happiest Baby on the BlockAuthor: Harvey Karp Pages: 320 Genre: Non-Fiction, Parenting, Self-Help Publication Date: May 28, 2002Publisher: Bantam In Dr. Karp’s book, he discusses the ways in which new parents can help soothe their newborns during the first few months of baby’s lives, even through the toughest of times. This was a…… Continue reading Book Review: The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Contemporary · NetGalley · Romance

Book Review: Send Down the Rain by Charles Martin

  Title: Send Down the Rain Author: Charles Martin Pages: 352 Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Fiction Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Family, Relationships, Honesty, Deception, Kindness, Forgiveness Publication Date: May 8, 2018 Publisher:Thomas Nelson       Thank you to the NetGalley and Thomas Nelson for giving me the opportunity to read and review Send Down the…… Continue reading Book Review: Send Down the Rain by Charles Martin

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Contemporary · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · NetGalley

Book Review: Night of Miracles by Elizabeth Berg

  Title: Night of Miracles Series: Mason, #2 Author: Elizabeth Berg Pages: 266 Genre: Fiction, Romance, Contemporary Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Friendship, Love, Community, Miracles Publication Date: November 13, 2018 Publisher: Random House     At the center of this story is Lucille, who bakes, loves, takes care of others, and who is always dependable…… Continue reading Book Review: Night of Miracles by Elizabeth Berg

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Magical Realism

Book Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling

Pages: 280 Genre: Screenplay/Fantasy Publication Date: November 18, 2016 Theme: Animal Care, Trust, Friendship, Neglect, Abuse, Discrimination Magical creature caretaker, Newt Scamander, enters New York for the first time. What he thought would be a quick trip turns out to be one full of surprises and mayhem. His magical case, where his creatures live, gets misplaced and several…… Continue reading Book Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling

Book Review · OnlineBookClub · Religion

The Yoke by Darrell Dunham

Genre: Religion/Inspirational Number of Pages: 298 Publication Date: December 12, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating:  3 out of 4 stars Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Faith, God, Christianity, Redemption, Trust, Healing, Love To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Yoke on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program and is reviewed for the Blogger Review Program*…… Continue reading The Yoke by Darrell Dunham

Book Review · Nonfiction

I Was Doctor Mengele’s Assistant by Miklós Nyiszli

Genre: Non-Fiction/Memoir Number of Pages: 193 Publication Date: 1946 Rating:  out of 5 In the time of World War II, many of us know that several groups of people were unjustifiably persecuted and murdered. Here, in this translated book, the author wrote about his accounts while being assistant to Dr. Mengele, the experimental doctor of Auschwitz Concentration…… Continue reading I Was Doctor Mengele’s Assistant by Miklós Nyiszli

Book Review · Historical Fiction · OnlineBookClub · Religion

Envoy of Jerusalem by Helena P. Schrader

Genre: Historical Fiction/Crusades/Religion Number of Pages: 514 Publication Date: July 27, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating:  3 out of 4 stars Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Religion, War, Love To Learn More About the Book, Click: Envoy of Jerusalem on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program and is part of the Blogger…… Continue reading Envoy of Jerusalem by Helena P. Schrader