Title: Black Widow: Forever Red Author: Margaret Stohl Pages: 401 Genre: YA, action, adventure Part of a series? Yes, thank God! This is book one of the Black Widow novels. Published: October 13th, 2015 I first heard about this book from a co-worker’s teen daughter. The premise sounded really good, but the reviews were all … More Black Widow: Forever Red, Margaret Stohl
Hey guys! Today is December 28th and National Chocolate day (and here I thought that was February 14th)! Raid those stockings (If you still have candy there) and celebrate! What’s new with me? We celebrated Christmas with the O’hana over the weekend. It was great seeing everyone, especially my Aunt Janice that came from California. … More What’s New Wednesday? Week 33!
Title: Waiting for an Earl Like You Author: Alexandra Hawkins Pages: 352 Genre: Historical romance Part of a series? Yes, book three of Masters of Seduction. Publish Date: January 3rd, 2017 Many thanks to Netgalley and St. Martin’s Press for allowing me an e-ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Olivia Lyndall … More Waiting For an Earl Like You, Alexandra Hawkins
Title: Ready Set Rogue Author: Manda Collins Pages: 320 Genre: Historical romance Part of a series? Yes, book one in A Study in Scandal. Publish Date: January 3rd, 2017 Many Thanks to Netgalley and St. Martin’s Press for allowing me an e-ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Ivy Wareham is one … More Ready, Set, Rogue, Manda Collins
Title: Lotus Author: Lijia Zhang Pages: 384 Genre: literary fiction Part of a series? No. Publish Date: January 10th, 2017. *Thank you to Netgalley and Henry Holt and Co. for giving me an advanced copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.* This book is inspired by the secret life of Zhang’s grandmother. … More Lotus, Lijia Zhang
Title: The BFG Author: Roald Dahl Pages: 224 Genre: children’s fantasy Published: Reprint edition August 16th, 2007, originally came out in 1982. The book tells the story of a young orphan, Sophie, and what happened one sleepless night. Unable to sleep, she peers out her window at the Witching Hour, only to see a giant! … More The BFG, Roald Dahl (Book and Movie Review)
Hey guys! Today is December 21st, and the first day of Winter (also called Winter Solstice). What’s new with me? Well we got my brother-in-law Danny from college on the 18th, and saw him on a plane on the 20th. He will be spending Christmas in St. Petersburg, going to museums and practicing his Russian … More What’s new Wednesday? Week 33!
Title: The Most Dangerous Place on Earth Author: Lindsey Lee Johnson Pages: 288 Genre: YA Part of a series? No. Publish date: January 10th, 2017 First, thank you to First to Read for allowing me to read an advanced copy of this book for the price of a review. Teens can be cruel, no one … More The Most Dangerous Place on Earth, Lindsey Lee Johnson
It’s November 29th, 2016. Brandy Vela’s family is in their home in Texas, when she decides to end her life. Her sister heard her crying, came into the room and saw Brandy with a gun to her chest. The eighteen year old took her life, having been pushed to the edge by bullying. Her final … More Cyberbullying- what is it, and how can we stop it?
Hey guys! Today is Wednesday, December 14th and Monkey day! This is a day to celebrate all things primate be it watching a Curious George episode, going to the zoo, or acting like a monkey yourself (just be careful who you throw feces at). I chose an adorable picture of snow monkeys for today. That … More What’s New Wednesday? Week 32!