Sunday Sentence: April 26

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’. ‘Bridie fights the wave of sickness that rises in her. He is like the boy she knew and unlike him.’ Source: Things in Jars by Jess Kidd. Atria Books. Connect withContinue reading “Sunday Sentence: April 26”

Book Review: Things in Jars by Jess Kidd

Things in Jars by Jess KiddPublisher: Atria BooksLength: 376 pagesGenre: Historical FictionAcquired through LibbyAppRelease Date: April 4, 2019 My Thoughts When my library’s book club assigned Things In Jars for their April pick, I didn’t know what to expect. I enjoy Historical Fiction, and I was curious about the plot: a talented woman in 19thContinue reading “Book Review: Things in Jars by Jess Kidd”

Bookish Friday: April 24

Bookish Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Laurie Reads and Niffler Reads. The prompts for February to May can be found here. This Week’s Prompt: Places to Read At home, there are two places that I enjoy reading: –In my room, by my work space/writing area. When I’m not working, I love reading myContinue reading “Bookish Friday: April 24”

Friday Reads: April 24

Today I’m starting on Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson. I’ve had this on my book shelf forever, so I’m going to start this before the month is over! I’m also going to be reading Formula for a Perfect Life by Christy Hayes. I received this digital ARC from Prism Book Tours! Connect With Me:

‘The Riot Grrrl Thing’ by Sara Larsen/A Review

The Riot Grrrl Thing by Sara LarsenPublisher: Roof BooksLength: 112 pagesGenre: PoetryRelease Date: March 30, 2019 My Thoughts The Riot Grrrl Thing by Sara Larsen reflects back to time of punk rock and female empowerment. Reading her poetry collection brought me back to my high school years in the 1990s, when Bikini Kill and NirvanaContinue reading “‘The Riot Grrrl Thing’ by Sara Larsen/A Review”

WWW Wednesday: April 22

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? Things in Jars by Jess KiddSo far I’m loving this story centering in 19th centuryContinue reading “WWW Wednesday: April 22”

Book Review: ‘Magic’ by Mike Russell

Magic by Mike RussellPublisher: StrangeBooksGenre: Contemporary FantasyAcquired through publisherLength: 236 pagesRelease Date: March 5, 2020 My Thoughts **I received a copy of ‘Magic’ through the publisher, in exchange for an honest review** ‘Magic’ by Mike Russell is a fun story about a person’s ability to discover the power of magic in his life, no matterContinue reading “Book Review: ‘Magic’ by Mike Russell”

Top 5 Tuesday: Popular Books I Haven’t Read Yet

Top 5 Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by Shanah, the Bionic Book Worm. This Week’s Topic: Top 5 Popular Books I Haven’t Read Yet The Starless Sea by Erin MorgensternI enjoyed Morgenstern’s first novel The Night Circus, so when she came out with The Starless Sea, I couldn’t wait to have it…it’s been severalContinue reading “Top 5 Tuesday: Popular Books I Haven’t Read Yet”

‘Silent Shadows’ by Natalie Walters/A Review

Silent Shadows by Natalie WaltersLength: 336 pagesGenre: Romantic SuspensePublisher: Fleming H. Revell CompanyAcquired through Revell Reads Release Date: March 31, 2020 My Thoughts **I received a copy of ‘Silent Shadows’ by Natalie Walters through Revell Reads Blogger Program, in exchange for an honest review** ‘Silent Shadows’ is the third book in the Harbored Secrets series,Continue reading “‘Silent Shadows’ by Natalie Walters/A Review”

Goodreads Monday: April 20

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: Sorcery of Thorns by Margaret Rogerson Why I Want to Read It:I received this book in an Owl Crate several months ago! I alwaysContinue reading “Goodreads Monday: April 20”