Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book That’s Worth the Hype

Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly feature created by Danielle’s Book Blog and The Girl Who Read Too Much that highlights book covers from around the world. This week’s theme is “a book that was worth the hype” and for me, that was definitely Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley.  It may be because I am a dog person,Continue reading “Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book That’s Worth the Hype”

Book Style // Jonathan Unleashed by Meg Rosoff

A look for dog lovers and book lovers! This beautiful look is inspired by the plot of Jonathan Unleashed by Meg Rosoff and it is perfect for a day out walking man’s best friend. Read more to find out about the pieces in this collection.

Waiting on Wednesday #4 // Sirius by Jonathan Crown

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I am waiting on Sirius by Jonathan Crown Release Date: October 4, 2016 A highly original, tragicomic novel as seen through Sirius, an extraordinary dog who helps his Jewish family escape from Germany toContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #4 // Sirius by Jonathan Crown”

Meeting Steven Rowley @ BookCourt (Brooklyn, NY)

From page one the writing gripped me and throughout the book I found myself laughing and crying. It’s a great read for animal lovers but it also really touches on grief and loss and the relationships we build with people closest to us. So when Steven Rowley announced his tour dates and I saw one inContinue reading “Meeting Steven Rowley @ BookCourt (Brooklyn, NY)”

NEW RELEASE: Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley

When I first heard about this book I was so excited to read it. I was counting down the days! Then I got the chance to read an ARC and it shot to the top of my list. This poignant tale of a man and his dog had me bawling by the time I finished it.