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Top Ten Tuesday | 10 Book to Film/TV Adaptations #toptentuesday #bookstofilm

Todays Top Ten Tuesday Topic is Page to Screen: Books that became movies/TV shows, movies that became books, great adaptations, bad ones, books you need to read before watching their movie/TV show, movies you loved based on books you hated or vice versa, books you want to read because you saw the movie or vice […]

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Last Week: Check out 5️⃣ new posts last week… Book Reviews posted for 2️⃣ books: The Summer Cottage | The Mother-in-Law I read 3️⃣ books last week. Favorite? The Overdue Life of Amy Byler, but the others were also excellent! I also participated in the #25inFive readathon (25 hours of reading over 5 days) from […]

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First Line Fridays | Before She Was Found by Heather Gudenkauf #firstlines #netgalley

Today’s First Lines comes from Before She Was Found by Heather Gudenkauf on sale April 16, 2019! First Lines: Text Message Exchange Between Jordyn Petit and Violet Crow Sunday, April 15, 2018 Jordyn: Going 2 Coras at 6 Violet: Me, too. Are you going to bring it? Jordyn: Yeah Violet: R we really doing this???? […]

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Are You Ready for Sweater Weather #BookTag #orangecountyreads

Are You Ready for Sweater Weather? I am so ready. But I live in California, and temps have been in the 80s! Come on Mother Nature… Today’s post is a fun book tag that was started by JennieLy. Make sure to link back to her if you participate.  Hot Chocolate: What is your comfort book? Re-reading […]

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Book Review | Bittersweet Brooklyn #bittersweetbrooklyn #thelmaadams #suzyapproved

🎉🎉Beep! beep! 🎉🎉 Thanks for joining us on the blog tour for BITTERSWEET BROOKLYN by Thelma Adams. We’re thrilled to join Suzy Approved Book Tours in supporting this excellent title. Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Published: November 6, 2018 Pages: 352 🍊🍊🍊🍊🍊/5 I loved this title! Perfectly captured early 1900-1935 Brooklyn. I was completely transported back […]

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Book Lists

Flashback Post| Which Books Were Popular 18 Years Ago? #orangecountyreads #2001Flashback

Happy First Day of Fall! 🍁 Today is our 18th wedding anniversary and I thought I’d take a peek at some of the books that were published that year. I wasn’t reading much back then and not surprisingly I’ve only read 7 of the titles here. Interestingly, at least 10 of them have been made […]

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Author Spotlight

In Their Own Words: Interview with Amy Mason Doan | #sundaysessions #amymasondoan #orangecountyreads

Please welcome author Amy Mason Doan to the blog! Amy has written two novels, the lastest being The Summer Hours which came out in June of this year. I was fortunate to meet Amy at a book event last year and I can tell you she is FUN! (Play Five Truths and a Lie with […]

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