Over the last few days I have been seeing a lot of people talk about the best books of the year so far- both in YA and adult categories. While I thought long and hard about doing this as well (and still might), it got me thinking about some of the books that I have … More Where is the love?
Title: Believe Me: a memoir of love, death, and jazz chickens. Author: Eddie Izzard Pages: 368 Genre: auto biography, nonfiction Is this part of a series? No. Published: June 13th, 2017 I received an Arc of this book from First to Read in exchange for an honest review. My … More Believe Me, Eddie Izzard
Personal life: This week Warren and I went to the Miami Oklahoma pow wow. Having never been to one, we had no idea what to expect but were told to show up at about 6:00 pm. As I worked at 6:30 the next morning we were only going to stay a short while before heading … More Weekly Wrap-up! June 19th-25th
We just got a new town library and it is absolutely gorgeous! I am so excited! Not only is it at least five times larger than the previous one, but there is more parking, lots of computers, study rooms- yes, rooms that students can rent out and put themselves in so that they can study … More I may seriously never leave my new library!!
Ugh! I hate myself this month. I had several read-for-reviews from First to Read and Netgalley and I swear I don’t think any of them will be out on time. I don’t like doing that and, honestly, rarely do. I just can’t get my act together. I am especially worried about FTR, because it won’t … More I am so very behind and feel awful!!!!
Personal Life: This week has been a bit stressful for me. My best friend Kris, lost a dear friend to cancer. I feel for him, and want to be there for him, but we live very far from one another. My husband has started meds that have severely messed with his appetite, making him not … More Weekly Wrap-up! June 13th-18th.
Title: The Party Author: Robyn Harding Pages: 352 Genre: mystery, adult fiction Is this part of a series? No. Published: June 6th, 2017 I received an eARC of this book from Netgalley and Scout Press. Sadly, time got away from me and I did not read it before it’s release. … More The Party, Robyn Harding
Title: The Little French Bistro Author: Nina George Pages: 336 Genre: romance Is this part of a series? No. Published: 6-13-2017 Marianne is at a crossroads in her life. While vacationing in France with her overbearing husband, she decides that she no longer wants that life. She cannot go back to it. A botched suicide … More The Little French Bistro, Nina George
Personal life: This whole “healthy living” thing is really killing my reading time! Lol, I still can’t actually see changes in my body, but others say they can. Maybe I am just too critical (aren’t we all?). My weight was fluctuating a bit, but I am back on track. I have lost 25 pounds since … More Weekly Wrap-up! June 5th -12th
Title: The Dark Prophecy Author: Rick Riordan Pages: 414 Genre: adventure, YA, fantasy Is this part of a series? Yes, this is Apollo’s second book, and has close ties to several previous story lines. Published: May 2nd, 2017 When our dragon declared war on Indiana, I knew it was going to be a bad day. … More The Dark Prophecy (Trials of Apollo book #2), Rick Riordan