Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Book series · Classic · Young Adult

Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

    Title: Anne of Avonlea Series: Anne of Green Gables, #2 Author: L.M. Montgomery Pages: 304 Genre: Young Adult, Classic Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Imagination, Friendship, Responsibility, Loyalty Publication Date: First published in 1909     Instead of being a student, now Anne of Green Gables is a teacher herself. Entering this new…… Continue reading Book Review: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Contemporary · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

  Title: All the Bright Places Author: Jennifer Niven Pages: 400 Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Mental Health, Suicide, Relationship, Trust, Honesty Publication Date: January 6th 2015 Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers       Young Violet struggles with the unexpected death of her sister while Finch thinks about…… Continue reading Book Review: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · WWW Wednesday

(Late) WWW Wednesday: June 10, 2020

I’m a day late with this; I cleaned out my classroom for the summer, among other school-related things, and time just slipped away. It was so sad to see how abandoned my classroom and the school looked…hopefully, at some point in the future, we can return to some normalcy. WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted…… Continue reading (Late) WWW Wednesday: June 10, 2020

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ARC Review: The Wife Who Knew Too Much by Michele Campbell

  Title: The Wife Who Knew Too Much Author: Michele Campbell Pages: 352 Genre: Mystery, Thriller Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Trust, Deception, Marriage, Relationships Publication Date: July 28, 2020 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press     Tabitha’s almost mundane life is turned upside down when an old fling walks into her place of work. Old…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Wife Who Knew Too Much by Michele Campbell

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: June 3, 2020

Happy Wednesday everyone! It’s been a busy couple of weeks, but I’m back with WWW Wednesday. It’s been quite the interesting and sad few days. I wish we could fill the world with love and acceptance. I hope you are all finding some comfort and peace with each other. WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: June 3, 2020

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Classic · Coming-of-Age · Young Adult

Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

  Title: Anne of Green Gables Series: Anne of Green Gables, #1 Author: L.M. Montgomery Pages: 308 Genre: Young Adult, Classic, Coming-of-Age Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Coming-of-Age, Adoption, Adapting, Imagination Publication Date: First published in 1908       Young, red-haired Anne Shirley enters the Cuthberts’ lives with excitement and hope. Siblings Marilla and…… Continue reading Book Review: Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

Adventure · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Coming-of-Age · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · In-Person Book Club · Romance · Young Adult

Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

  Title: Children of Blood and Bone Series: Legacy of Orïsha, #1 Author: Tomi Adeyemi Pages: 544 Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Good vs. Evil, Trust, Honesty, Coming-of-Age, Magic, Romance Publication Date: March 6, 2018 Publisher: Henry Holt Company     Zelie has been training since the day her mother was…… Continue reading Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Historical Fiction

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

Book of My Choosing - 2020 · WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: May 13, 2020

Happy Wednesday everyone! Hope you are doing well and are keeping sane! We’re all doing well here. A bit more achy and having more pains, but our little one is bopping around in my tummy, which is always nice to feel. 😍 WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: May 13, 2020

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · NetGalley

ARC Review: The Night Swim by Megan Goldin

  Title: The Night Swim Author: Megan Goldin Pages: 352 Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Mystery, Crime Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Rape, Truth, Persistence, Closure, Loss, Honesty Publication Date: August 4, 2020 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press     Thank you to the NetGalley and St. Martin’s Press for giving me the opportunity to read and review…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Night Swim by Megan Goldin