A Month Of Faves 2019

A Month of Faves 2019 |The Food Edition #amonthoffaves #orangecountyreads

Happy Friday! Less than two weeks until Christmas! Are you ready? I’m back with Girlxoxo and Traveling with T for the annual #AMonthofFaves blog event – a fun way to recap the year that was. Get all the details here! This will be my second year participating! (Click here to see last year’s posts!) Join […]

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General Info

Book Review | Arroyo by Chip Jacobs #bookreview #chipjacobs #arroyo #rarebirdbooks #suzyapproved #orangecountyreads

Welcome to my stop on the Blog Tour hosted by Suzy Approved Book Tours. Thanks as well to the author and Rare Bird Books for the complimentary review copy. Genre: Historical Fiction Published: 10/15/19 Pages: 353 My Thoughts I was drawn to this book initially because it’s set in Southern California and refers to local […]

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A Month Of Faves 2019

A Month of Faves 2019 | Watching and Listening #amonthoffaves #orangecountyreads

I’m back with Girlxoxo and Traveling with T for the annual #AMonthofFaves blog event – a fun way to recap the year that was. Get all the details here! This will be my second year participating! (Click here to see last year’s posts!) Join in anytime for some or all of the topics. There will […]

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Top Ten Lists

Top Ten Tuesday |Ten Things About Tropes I Didn’t Know #toptentuesday #tropes #orangecountyreads

Why do girls always prefer the distant, aloof, handsome, dangerous dudes instead of cheerful chaps like me?”— Roger Ebert, Twilight review.   “All girls like the bad boy” is a common trope, but is it also a cliche? What’s the difference? Since becoming an active book blogger and bookstagrammer, I’ve heard the word “trope” so […]

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A Month Of Faves 2019

A Month of Faves 2019 | A Day In The Life #amonthoffaves #orangecountyreads

I’m back again with Girlxoxo and Traveling with T for the annual #AMonthofFaves blog event – a fun way to recap the year that was. Get all the details here! This will be my second year participating! (Click here to see last year’s posts!) Join in anytime for some or all of the topics. There […]

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Author Spotlight

Happy Birthday Authors | Bill Bryson #billbryson #authorbirthdays #orangecountyreads

William McGuire “Bill” Bryson, OBE, FRS was born in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1951. He settled in England in 1977 and worked in journalism until he became a full-time writer. He lived for many years with his English wife and four children in North Yorkshire. He and his family then moved to New Hampshire in […]

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A Month Of Faves 2019

A Month of Faves 2019 |Favorite Things Edition #amonthoffaves #orangecountyreads

Happy Friday! I’m back with GirlXOXO and Traveling with T for the annual #AMonthofFaves blog event – a fun way to recap the year that was. Get all the details here! This will be my second year participating! (Click here to see last year’s posts!) Join in anytime for some or all of the topics. […]

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Announcements, Reading Challenges

Bring On The Challenges – Part I | 2020 Reading Challenges #2020ReadingChallenge #orangecountyreads

It’s that time of year! For all the planners out there, I’m bringing you Part I of the 2020 Reading Challenges series. I’ve linked to several popular challenges as well as some of the lesser-known ones. Will you be participating in any of these Reader Challenges? Are YOU running a 2020 Reader Challenge? Let me […]

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