This Is Not a Love Letter is an interesting YA novel. It follows Jessie, a girl about to graduate high school whose boyfriend just went missing. When Chris went missing, he and Jessie were on a break, a week-long break she requested to get some perspective about their futures. Chris went missing while he was … Continue reading Release Day Review: This Is Not a Love Letter by Kim Purcell
Hello, all!! As of 11:01 p.m. CST, 24 in 48 is officially HERE (I follow the official start time)! I'm so thrilled to be participating again & once again shooting for the full 24 out of 48 hours. ItI'm going to try & update this post at least every 4 hours or so & I'll … Continue reading 24 in 48 Update Post for January 2018!
Watch Me is a really intense thriller following a college professor, Kate, and her student, Sam. Kate is recently divorced. Her first book was a mega bestseller but she's had trouble with commercial success since. Essentially, her life is kind of falling apart. Enter Sam, a student from her creative writing seminar. He is attractive … Continue reading Review: Watch Me by Jody Gehrman
TW: rape/sexual assault Anatomy of a Scandal follows several characters embroiled in a political scandal. Sophie's husband James works closely with the prime minister, but he's been accused of a crime. Kate, the lawyer assigned to prosecute him, is certain he is guilty. All of this also somehow links back to Holly, a young student … Continue reading Review: Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan
The Passion of Cleopatra is the sequel to Anne Rice's novel The Mummy, originally published in 1989. The sequel was just published in November, but I very much enjoyed it. In order to read it, I had to read the original novel, and I must say that, while both were enjoyable, I enjoyed the sequel far … Continue reading Review: The Passion of Cleopatra by Anne Rice & Christopher Rice
Bout of Books is here again!! I'm starting my update post here--and I'm so excited to be reading all week!! Tonight, I have to finish report cards, so not as much reading, but tomorrow!!! Monday: Day 1 Currently Reading: Watch Me by Jody Gehrman Currently Listening: Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics by Dan Harris, Hunger by Roxane Gay Pages … Continue reading Bout of Books 21 Update Post
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 8th and runs through Sunday, January 14th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, … Continue reading Bout of Books 21 Sign Up Post!