2021 · Adult · ARC Copy · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · Historical Fiction · NetGalley · Weekend Reads

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

2021 · Adult · ARC Copy · Fiction · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · NetGalley

Weekend Reads – April 16-18, 2021

Hope everyone has something fun planned for this weekend! Weather here is so-so, but we should be able to go on a few walks with baby and our dog, which will be great! It’s time to think about what I’ll be focusing on reading this weekend. I’m excited for this one! Weekend Reads is where…… Continue reading Weekend Reads – April 16-18, 2021

2021 · Dystopian · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · Weekend Reads

Weekend Reads – March 26-28, 2021

Wahoo, it’s Friday! This week has been beautiful and the family and I spent a lot of time outside, which was great! As we head into the weekend (and an outdoor visit from Grandma and Great-Grandma approaches), it’s time to think of what book will I be focusing on reading this weekend. Weekend Reads is…… Continue reading Weekend Reads – March 26-28, 2021

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 · Animal Love · Autism · Book Review · Children · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · Illustrated/Picture Books

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

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · NetGalley · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: April 22, 2020

Here’s another Happy Wednesday! We just learned yesterday that school is out for the rest of the school year here, which means I’ll be remote teaching for the next couple of months. Not sure if they’ll have us, teachers, change what we’ve been doing so far, but this definitely has been an interesting first year…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: April 22, 2020

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Middle Grade · NetGalley

Book Review: The Golden Maple Tree by Marc Remus

  Title: The Golden Maple Tree Series: Magora, #2 Author: Marc Remus Pages: 251 Genre: Middle Grade, Children’s, Fantasy Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Family, Friendship, Trust, Forgiveness, Kindness Publication Date: January 14, 2016  Publisher: Misty Moon Books / Marc Remus     This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley and  Misty Moon Books.…… Continue reading Book Review: The Golden Maple Tree by Marc Remus

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review

ARC Review: You Will Never Leave by N.L. Hinkens

  Title: You Will Never Leave Author: N.L. Hinkens Pages: 270 Genre: Fiction Psychological Thriller Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Trust, Honesty, PTSD, Survival Publication Date: April 21, 2020 Publisher: Dunecadia Publishing     Thank you to the author for giving me the opportunity to read and review an ARC of You Will Never Leave. Blair…… Continue reading ARC Review: You Will Never Leave by N.L. Hinkens

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 · 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