Daring: My Passages (A Memoir)
“They left everything behind to follow their hearts…True stories that illuminate the experiences of British war brides in America after World War II” (Back cover). GI Brides by Duncan Barrett & Nuala Calvi follows the lives of four women who followed the men they married to America to start a new life. The stories in this book are beautifully written and really show what the lives of these women was like once they got to America.
The Bully of Order
Title: The Bully of Order
Author: Brian Hart
Format: Paperback, 400 pages
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Cancel the wedding written by Carolyn T. Dingman was a beautifully written book about Olivia who goes on an adventure to “discover the secrets of her mother’s hidden past—and to confront her own uncertain future” (Synopsis). Find out what I thought about this beautifully written book below.
I have always heard really good things about Stephanie Evanovich’s Big Girl Panties, and I had been meaning to read the book for a while, but never got around to it. I saw TLC Book Tours offering The Sweet Spot as a book tour and I knew I immediately wanted to be on the tour. See what I thought of Stephanie Evanovich’s The Sweet Spot below!
How could you say no to a book that claims to be “Michael Crichton meets The Time Traveler’s Wife”? I mean a book that is a “powerful debut novel in which a man, frozen in the Arctic ice for more than a century, awakens in the present day” sounds so amazing that I just had to read it. Find out what I thought about this book below!
I read Prototype by M.D. Waters a few months ago and really enjoyed it. I couldn’t wait to find out what was going to happen to “Emma” , Noah, Adrienne, and Declan. Find out what I thought about this final … Continue reading
I am sure some of you have noticed that I have been MIA lately. I recently got a position within a company that demands a lot more of my time than I before and so I haven’t been able to blog as much as I had been before. I also haven’t gotten into the swing of finding time to read, so I haven’t really had that much to blog about anyways. I am definitely not going to shut down this blog entirely, I just won’t be as active on it, on goodreads, twitter or on my facebook. I am still planning on reading but it won’t be as much as I had been before. I definitely won’t be able to finish my June TBR pile, but will keep it as my July TBR. I’m hoping to still participate in some of the read-a-longs; right now I’m hoping to continue participating in Booktube Reading Buddies on Goodreads and also in the #SummerofLOTR. I will also still be posting some Book Tours occasionally.
This is an exciting opportunity for me so I’m glad I am able to pursue it, I just wish I was also able to read and blog as much as I was before. I’m sure once I get established in the role (and change my hours slightly) I will have more time to read and blog.
Keep reading my friends :)
How can you refuse a collection of books written by various females authors and that feature kick-butt heroines?!? I took one look at the list of author’s and books that were included in this boxed set and I knew I had to read it- and I am so glad I did. Mind you, while I am writing this review I have only read 2 of the books fully, but if those 2 are amazing, what’s to say the others aren’t?! This is a great value for all these books!