Book Lists

Top 5 Books | Books with the Scariest Covers #booklists #top5 #orangecountyreads

This Top 5 series is a weekly meme created by Amanda @ Devouring Books. 10/5/19 — Books with the Scariest Covers 10/12/19 — Books that Cast a Spell on You 10/19/19 — Gothic Books Creepy Books 10/26/19 — Trick or Treat (Pick your own topic!) Every week I’ll list 5 books featuring the common theme […]

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First Lines Fridays

First Lines Fridays | Find Your Next Book 10419 #firstlinesfridays #orangecountyreads

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the […]

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Book Reviews

Book Review | Everything You Are by Kerry Anne King #bookreviews #newreleases #netgalley #orangecountyreads

Genre: Fiction, Contemporary Published: 10/1/19 Pages: 331 pages, kindle edition Disclaimer: I received a free advanced copy of this book from Netgalley in exchange for my honest opinion. This has no effect on my opinion, review, or rating. My Thoughts This book was the first I’ve read by this author. While I was putting together […]

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Book Lists, TBR

TBR Thursdays | Page 69 Test 10319 #page69test #tbrthursdays #orangecountyreads

Do you know about “the page 69 test”? The idea, floated by Canadian philosopher Marshall McLuhan, is that when you read page 69 of a book you know whether or not it’s for you. In the book HOW TO READ A NOVEL, John Sutherland suggests that readers should apply the page 69 test.  He argues […]

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Book Reviews, Monthly Updates

September Wrap Up #monthlyrecap #minibookreviews #orangecountyreads

September was a great month – lots of fun things happened, I started a BookTube channel and I posted 28 out of 30 days! Reading-wise, I finished seven fabulous books, but I DNF’d five. Ouch, I hate it when that happens! This month we had magical cellos, an Amazonian plane crash, self-driving cars, rom-com romance […]

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Announcements, Weekly Updates

The Sunday Post 92919 #sundaypost #weeklyrecap #orangecountyreads

What’s Up Bookworms?! Happy Sunday! How was your reading week? I finished After by Anna Todd and The Enlightenment of Bees by Rachel Linden last week. I enjoyed them both, but The Enlightenment of Bees was far superior in the literary sense. The characters were well written and I loved the overall writing style and […]

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October Blog Ahead Challenge #blogaheadoctober #orangecountyreads

How’s your weekend going? We finally are having cooler weather! Shhh don’t jinx it! This is a quick announcement post. I’m joining Anna at Herding Cats & Burning Soup for an awesome October blogging challenge. Basically, during the month of October you write your little heart out and at the end of the month you […]

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