Top Ten Tuesday | Ten Inspirational Book Quotes #toptentuesday #bookquotes

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is Inspirational/Thought Provoking book quotes. I’ve been looking forward to this week since I collect book quotes like some people collect teacups! I joined #the100dayproject last year and created graphics for some of my favorite book quotes. Here are ten I love: On the importance of history… On silence and…

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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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Instagram Giveaway | Summer Reads #giveaway

INSTAGRAM GIVEAWAY! Readers! Summer is quickly approaching and you know what that means–attacking that ever growing TBR pile poolside or beachside. Amanda over at @amandasbookbasket and I recently met up for the first time to attend a Historical Fiction Luncheon and put together a fun giveaway to help you get a jumpstart on your summer…

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Book Review | The Summer Cottage by Viola Shipman #thesummercottage #violashipman #harlequinpublicityteam

This is a feel good, gentle read that made me laugh out loud and even tear up a little. Adie Lou will appeal to many women – who hasn’t wanted to try something new, to be brave and independent?

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Top Ten Tuesday | My First 10 Reviews #toptentuesday

This week’s post is a throwback to my first 10 book reviews…ever. I used Goodreads as it goes back the farthest. This was… interesting (?) to see what books I was reading in 2012-2016… true crime, romance and my first Jodi Picoult! These are the first ten that have more than just a starred rating.…

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #weeklyrecap

Last Week: Check out 4️⃣ new posts last week… Book Reviews posted for 2️⃣ books. The Last Romantics | Things You Save In The Fire Last Monday I drove down to San Diego for a wonderful Adventures By The Book event at the Women’s Museum. The fabulous authors pictured are Susan Meissner, Camille diMaio and…

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Book Review | Things You Save In A Fire by Katherine Center #bookreview #netgalley #katherinecenter

Genre: Fiction, Romance Published: August 13, 2019 Pages: 320 My Thoughts (Read January 2019) I finished this book with a huge grin on my face. Katherine Center’s books have a way of making me feel like hugging whoever is nearest to me! I received an arc from Netgalley and even though it doesn’t come out…

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Book Review | The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin #thelastromantics #bookreview #fivestarreads

Genre: Fiction, Contemporary Published: February 5, 2019 Pages: 338 My Review: A touching and moving story about siblings, forgiveness and family dynamics. I enjoy books about family dramas and I am especially fond of stories where the bonds of siblings help them through life’s challenges and this one was heartfelt, honest and very special. In…

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