March 2020 Reading Wrap-Up

March has been such a chaotic month, to say the least! Here in the US, what began as a month to prepare for St. Patrick’s Day activities and friends’ birthdays shifted into a period of Coronavirus dangers and social isolation. We don’t know how long this danger will last. What I do know is thatContinue reading “March 2020 Reading Wrap-Up”

Sunday Sentence: March 29

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’. “When you’re young you think you’ve got all the time in the world,” she says. “And then suddenly you turn around and you’re old and one of you isn’t there anymoreContinue reading “Sunday Sentence: March 29”

‘The Two Lives of Lydia Bird’ by Josie Silver/A Review

The Two Lives of Lydia Bird by Josie SilverPublisher: Ballantine BooksLength: 369 pagesGenre: Contemporary, RomanceFormat: Hardcover (purchased through Book of the Month)Release Date: March 3, 2020 Synopsis:Lydia and Freddie. Freddie and Lydia. They’d been together for more than a decade, and Lydia thought their love was indestructible. But she was wrong. On her twenty-eighth birthday,Continue reading “‘The Two Lives of Lydia Bird’ by Josie Silver/A Review”

Friday Reads: March 27

I’m starting two books this weekend. I purchased book stories through Book of the Month! You Are Not Alone by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen This story is the April selection for the Literally Dead Book Club. I’m very excited to read this one! Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert Since Take aContinue reading “Friday Reads: March 27”

OwlCrate March 2020 unboxing: Music of the Night

I received my March OwlCrate box a few days ago, and I’m so happy to share the items I received with you! This box marks OwlCrate’s 5th anniversary!

WWW Wednesday: March 25

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? The Two Lives of Lydia Bird by Josie SilverSo far I like reading about Lydia’sContinue reading “WWW Wednesday: March 25”

‘Berried in the Past’ by Peg Cochran/A Review

Berried in the Past by Peg CochranBook 5 in ‘Cranberry Cove’ seriesPublisher: Beyond the PageLength: 200 pagesGenre: MysteryRelease Date: March 24, 2020 Synopsis:On a night of heavy snow and bitter cold, newlyweds Monica and Greg are comfortably nestled before a warm fire when they’re roused by a late-night knock at the door. Surprised to findContinue reading “‘Berried in the Past’ by Peg Cochran/A Review”

Goodreads Monday: March 23

I’m taking part in Goodreads Monday. This was started by Lauren’s Page Turners, in which you choose a book listed on your Goodreads TBR and talk about it. This Week’s Post: The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory Synopsis:Agreeing to go to a wedding with a guy she gets stuck with in an elevator is somethingContinue reading “Goodreads Monday: March 23”

Sunday Sentence: March 22

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’. ‘If you really want the call to last, you can even cook the meal together before you eat it’. Source: ‘How to Have a Virtual Dinner With Friends and Loved Ones’Continue reading “Sunday Sentence: March 22”

‘Out of the Embers’ by Amanda Cabot/A Review

Out of the Embers by Amanda CabotPublisher: RevellLength: 336 pagesGenre: Historical RomanceRelease Date: March 3, 2020 Synopsis:Ten years after her parents were killed, Evelyn Radcliffe is once more homeless. The orphanage that was her refuge and later her workplace has burned to the ground, and only she and a young orphan girl have escaped. ConvincedContinue reading “‘Out of the Embers’ by Amanda Cabot/A Review”