WWW Wednesday // September 20, 2017

WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme that was previously hosted by Should Be Reading and is now hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To play along you just had to answer the following three questions: What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? This week, theContinue reading “WWW Wednesday // September 20, 2017”

Audiobook Review: Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk

Years ago, I watched Fight Club for the first time on DVD during a big storm, and I had no idea what happened. The DVD was sitting in my cabinet forgotten. I actually thought that I may have given it to my brother for a time. Something about this movie seemed to keep inching its wayContinue reading “Audiobook Review: Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk”

Audiobook Review: South on Highland by Liana Maeby

Here’s the thing about all those daily e-book deal emails, every once in a while one comes along that sounds interesting. That was the case when I saw South on Highland by Liana Maeby. I can’t recall what email I saw it in, but I thought: “This sounds like a good listen. Let’s see howContinue reading “Audiobook Review: South on Highland by Liana Maeby”

Book Review: The Goddesses by Swan Huntley

Let’s talk about marriage, cancer, karma, and the sins of the past. All themes of Swan Huntley’s sophomore novel, The Goddesses. Nancy Murphy and her family have moved to Kona, Hawaii from San Diego for a fresh start. Following her husband’s affair with a blonde named Shelly, they’ve seized the opportunity to move them andContinue reading “Book Review: The Goddesses by Swan Huntley”

Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book Every Book Lover Should Read

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 every book lover should read.” For this prompt, I chose Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli. I remember reading this book in late middle school or early highContinue reading “Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book Every Book Lover Should Read”

Waiting on Wednesday #14 // Indelible by Adelia Saunders

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 Indelible by Adelia Saunders. Publication Date: January 17, 2017 Magdalena has an unsettling gift. She sees writing on the body of everyone she meets–names, dates, details both banal and profound–andContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #14 // Indelible by Adelia Saunders”

Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book That Inspires Your Wanderlust

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. Happy Thursday! We’re almost to the weekend and this week on Book Traveling Thursdays, we are looking at books that inspire our wanderlust! My pick this week is In the Bag by KateContinue reading “Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book That Inspires Your Wanderlust”

Waiting on Wednesday #11 // Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down by Anne Valente

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 Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down by Anne Valente Publication Date: October 4, 2016 As members of the yearbook committee, Nick, Zola, Matt, and Christina are eager to captureContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #11 // Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down by Anne Valente”

Audiobook Review: The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien

Months ago, I mentioned a local used bookstore that was going out of business. Books were being sold by the bag for $10 or $20, depending on size. The books in the store ranged from popular to things I had never heard of, and among them was a lone copy of The Things They CarriedContinue reading “Audiobook Review: The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien”