Audiobook Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple

If you’ve been reading my posts for a while now, you know that I tend to listen to audiobooks while driving to different places. You may also know that I don’t drive a lot, or very far, so sometimes that means it can take me weeks to finish one audiobook! That is not the caseContinue reading “Audiobook Review: Where’d You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple”

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”

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”

Waiting on Wednesday #10 // Miss You by Kate Eberlin

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 Miss You by Kate Eberlin.  Publication Date: April 17, 2017 In the tradition of One Day, a wryly romantic story about two strangers who meet briefly as teens in FlorenceContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #10 // Miss You by Kate Eberlin”

Waiting on Wednesday #9 // Swing Time by Zadie Smith

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 Swing Time by Zadie Smith.  Publication Date: November 15, 2016 An ambitious, exuberant new novel moving from North-West London to West Africa, from the multi-award-winning author of White Teeth and On BeautyContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #9 // Swing Time by Zadie Smith”

Book Traveling Thursdays // A Lazy Day 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, we are getting ready for the beach and looking at books that we would like to read during a lazy day at home. I have a hard time choosing “beach reads”Continue reading “Book Traveling Thursdays // A Lazy Day Read”

Waiting on Wednesday #8 // The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

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 The Wonder by Emma Donoghue. Publication Date: September 20, 2016 In Emma Donoghue’s latest masterpiece, an English nurse brought to a small Irish village to observe what appears toContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #8 // The Wonder by Emma Donoghue”

Waiting on Wednesday #7 // Mercury by Margot Livesey

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 Mercury by Margot Livesey Publication Date: September 27, 2016 A taut emotional thriller about love, obsession and the secrets that pull a family apart. Donald believes he knows all there isContinue reading “Waiting on Wednesday #7 // Mercury by Margot Livesey”

Book Review: Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal

This debut novel has probably the most misleading title ever. Kitchens of the Great Midwest is my local bookstore’s selection for the month. At first, based on the title I thought that this was a memoir, cookbook, or another genre of non-fiction, but then I found out that it was a novel and I was veryContinue reading “Book Review: Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal”