ARC Book Haul

This week I received two ARCs! One is a Historical Fiction, and the other is a Romantic Suspense novel. I would also like to add that these two are my first physical ARCs! I’m so excited! We Ride Upon Sticks by Quan Barry From the author of the widely acclaimed She Weeps Each Time You’reContinue reading “ARC Book Haul”

October Wrap Up/Blogtober Day 31

I’m taking part in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! This month I finished reading four books: two YA Fantasies, one Contemporary Romance, and one Historical Fiction novel. While I wish I got the chance to read more, I’m happy about the ones I completed! A Dream So Dark by L.L. McKinney IContinue reading “October Wrap Up/Blogtober Day 31”

Favorite Book of October /Blogtober Day 30

I’m taking part in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! I would say that my favorite book read this month was A Dream So Dark by L.L. McKinney. It’s the follow up tale to A Blade So Black. I love fairy tale re-tellings, but Alice in Wonderland stories are my favorite! You canContinue reading “Favorite Book of October /Blogtober Day 30”

Halloween Plans/Blogtober Day 29

I’m taking part in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and I try to take part in doing a spooky activity every year. Andy and I love travelling to the pumpkin patch and find some to decorate, and we did just that over the weekend! WeContinue reading “Halloween Plans/Blogtober Day 29”

Local Ghost Story/Blogtober Day 28

I’m participating in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! In Central NJ, there is a building named The Union Hotel. Located in downtown Flemington, NJ, The Union Hotel was constructed in 1878 and was a town centerpiece as a stagecoach stop. It became a national destination during the 1934 trial of the LindberghContinue reading “Local Ghost Story/Blogtober Day 28”

Four Favorite Harry Potter Spells/Blogtober Day 27

I’m participating in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge! Today the prompt is ‘Name 4 of your favorite spells from the Harry Potter universe’. Here are four of my faves: —Lumos (a flash of light emanating from the tip of one’s wand) —Wingardium Leviosa (a charm used to make objects fly in theContinue reading “Four Favorite Harry Potter Spells/Blogtober Day 27”

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”

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”

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”