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

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: October 24th, 2018

It’s Wednesday and it’s time to check how I’m progressing with my reading! 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? I’m currently participating in two buddy reads with two fellow booklovers on the OnlineBookClub.org site. One…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: October 24th, 2018

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

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: October 17th, 2018

Happy Wednesday (almost Thursday) everyone! Here’s another WWW Wednesday! 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? With the books, Every Heart a Doorway and Norma, I am participating in a buddy read/read-a-long with two fellow booklovers on the OnlineBookClub. org…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: October 17th, 2018

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Monthly TBR · NetGalley

Monthly TBR – October 2018

Can’t believe it’s already October and the holidays are right around the corner! I’m a few days late, but here’s my October 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…… Continue reading Monthly TBR – October 2018

Book Bucket List · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: October 3rd, 2018

Happy Wednesday everyone! It’s been rainy here, which is a great time to catch up on some reading and see how I’m doing with my ongoing TBR! 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? A Monster…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: October 3rd, 2018

Book Bucket List · Poll Winner!

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

The October 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My October 2018 read will be A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness! I am so excited to read A Monster Calls! It’s been on my list for a while, and it comes at a perfect time – October! Thank you for helping me decide…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: October 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

Book Bucket List

Vote: My Book Bucket List – October 2018 Book Poll

I’ve recently read the seventh book from My Book Bucket List, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee and replaced this read with Seafire by Natalie C. Parker. Please vote below for what you think I should read next month (October 2018). 🙂 The poll for my September 2018 book is open until September 27th! You can…… Continue reading Vote: My Book Bucket List – October 2018 Book Poll