Book Review: Good Luck With That by Kristan Higgins

Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, Women’s Fiction Published: August 2018 Pages: 480 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This book brought me to tears with the emotional topics it touches on. Three friends Georgia, Marley and Emerson meet one summer at “fitness” camp and bond over their shared experiences with being overweight and teased and unable to do normal things like get…

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Book Review: Rush by Lisa Patton

Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, Southern Published: August 2018 Pages: 416 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I’ve never been in a sorority and after watching Legally Blonde I was pretty sure I didn’t miss out on anything. BUT… after reading this book and the author’s personal note I am feeling a little envious of the sisterhood and the idea of a…

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August 2018 | Month In Review

August rocked. This was my most active month on the blog and I’m using Instagram stories to get people to click over here. It seems to be working and I am loving the WordPress stats. AUGUST 2018 HIGHLIGHTS: Gained more followers, here and on social media Hosted BIG Instagram giveaway with three winners Best reading/review…

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Happy Monday – an oxymoron if there ever was one… feeling all kinds of sadness about another shooting in our beautiful country. Again. And again. And again. And again. ☹️ It’s the first full week back to school for the kids and I’ve got loads to catch up on – car maintenance, reviews to write,…

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Fall 2018 SoCal Event Calendar

Author signings and local book events are my favorite way to connect with other book nerds! If you’re in Southern California make sure to bookmark THIS PAGE for a monthly calendar. As of this post, we have event information for appearances by: Michelle Gable, Margaret Dilloway, Kristina McMorris, Jill Hall, T. Greenwood, James Frey, Sally…

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Happy Monday! How was your weekend? It’s been a little bit cooler the last week, hovering in the mid-80s. I’m so ready for some rainy ☔️ days. I finished two very good books last week Dopesick by Beth Macy and The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas   (click links for my full reviews.) Later this…

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First Line Fridays: Spark of Light, Jodi Picoult

Happy Friday Friends! Whew! Hope your week was excellent and you found time to read. We’ve had awful fires 🔥 near us and the kids go back to school 🎒 soon and it’s been hot and muggy. Looking forward to a cooler fall! 🍁 Here’s the opening lines to Jodi Picoult’s new book SPARK OF…

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Instagram Giveaway: New Release Tuesday

🤩WINNERS CHOICE GIVEAWAY🤩 It’s #newreleasetuesday and it’s MASSIVE! Here are TWENTY, yep that’s 2-0, fantastic books celebrating a book birthday today. 📚Want to win one?📚 Leave a comment here 👇🏻👇🏻👇🏻 then click over to our Instagram page to enter! Giveaway ends 8/20 at 8:20 PM PST. Not affiliated with Instagram. Prize giveaway paid for by…

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