Sunday Sentence: October 27, 2019

I’m participating in David Abrams’s ‘Sunday Sentence‘ project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, ‘out of context and without commentary’. “E-book access should be neither denied nor delayed. Our members are telling us their patrons want an easy way to join this movement and demand e-book access for all”. Source: PublishersContinue reading “Sunday Sentence: October 27, 2019”

Thrillers/Blogtober Day 26

I’m participating in The Library Looter and Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! Reading thrillers are so fitting during October! I appreciate a good story with unexpected twists and turns! Here are some thrillers that are good to read during this month: Our Kind of Cruelty by Araminta Hall No Exit by Taylor Adams Lock Every DoorContinue reading “Thrillers/Blogtober Day 26”

Book Review: Keeping Her Close by Carol Ross

I’m participating in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge. I’m happy to be reviewing ‘Keeping Her Close’ for Prism Book Tours! Many thanks to Carol Ross for sending me a complimentary copy! Synopsis (from Goodreads): The job sounds simple: teach a businessman’s daughter how to stay safe. But former navy SEAL turned bodyguardContinue reading “Book Review: Keeping Her Close by Carol Ross”

Two New NetGalley Reads

This month I received two digital ARCs through NetGalley. I’m very much looking forward to reading them! The Silvered Serpents by Roshani Chokshi This is the sequel to The Gilded Wolves. I really loved the diverse range of characters in Chokshi’s book, and the issues of racism and colorism were clearly addressed. Severin and hisContinue reading “Two New NetGalley Reads”

Demonic Characters/Blogtober Day 24

I’m participating in The Library Looter and Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! When we read stories during October, many of us usually choose books with darker plot lines and demonic characters. Here are some of my favorite characters that lean toward the demonic: Malachiasz (Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan) Raven In Red (City of GhostsContinue reading “Demonic Characters/Blogtober Day 24”

WWW Wednesday: October 23

WWW Wednesday was originally hosted by A Daily Rhythm, and now maintained by Taking on a World of Words. There are three prompts for WWW Wednesday:–What are you currently reading?–What did you finish recently reading?–What do you think you’ll read next? Keeping Her Close (a Pacific Cove Romance)by Carol Ross This book is the oppositeContinue reading “WWW Wednesday: October 23”

A Day In My Life/Blogtober Day 23

I’m participating in The Library Looter and Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge. During the week, my days begin very early (6am), for me to prepare for work. I’m currently subbing at a school in Central NJ, but I begin a permanent job next week (yay!). I go to work, and my phone goes off until 3:30pm!Continue reading “A Day In My Life/Blogtober Day 23”

‘Wicked Saints’ by Emily A. Duncan/A Review

‘Wicked Saints’ by Emily A. DuncanPublisher: Wednesday BooksLength: 384 pagesGenre: YA FantasyBook 1 of 3Release Date: April 2, 2019 Synopsis (from Goodreads): A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings.Continue reading “‘Wicked Saints’ by Emily A. Duncan/A Review”

Murder Mystery/Blogtober Day 22

When it comes to good Murder Mystery stories, this book comes to mind: House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. CraigIn this story, Annaleigh sets out to solve the mystery of what might be killing off her sisters one by one. House of Salt and Sorrows is set in House Thaumas out in anContinue reading “Murder Mystery/Blogtober Day 22”

OwlCrate October 2019 Unboxing: Dawn of a New World

I’m so happy to have received my OwlCrate this month! Having missed my box from last month, I can’t wait to enjoy the treats from this month’s subscription box. This month brings TWO books to enjoy as well! I was very sad that I missed out on last month’s OwlCrate, since that installment also hadContinue reading “OwlCrate October 2019 Unboxing: Dawn of a New World”