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February In Review #monthlywrapup

“On the wind in February Snowflakes float still, Half inclined to turn to rain, Nipping, dripping, chill.” ~Christina Georgina Rossetti, A Year’s Windfalls February 2019 This month was a sloooow month for reading for some reason. The month got away from me and I didn’t get to several new titles I was hoping to, I’m […]

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Book Review | Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly #PRHPartner #MarthaHallKelly #LostRoses #BallantineBooks #suzyapprovedbooktours

Beep! Beep! It’s our stop 🛑 on the blog tour. I’m thrilled to be joining Suzy Approved Book Tours for the LOST ROSES blog tour. Ever since reading The Lilac Girls, and hearing Martha Hall Kelly speak at Literary Orange 2017, I knew her next book would be just as wonderful. Genre: Historical Fiction Published: […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Places From Books I’d Like To Visit #toptentuesday

TRAVEL EDITION! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is locations from books I’d like to visit. This was a fun prompt and now I’m ready to go traveling! Guernsey 🇬🇬 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows The best way to explore the breathtaking beauty of Guernsey […]

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

Last Week: Check out 4️⃣ new posts last week… I read 2️⃣ books last week. One nonfiction/memoir and one suspense/thriller. Reviews will be posted soon! Blog Notes: 🆕 Updated Events Calendar (Susan Meissner and more ) 🆕 Updated Reader Challenges page Currently Reading: Love the PINK in these books, don’t you?! ICYMI: A 2019 Book […]

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Can’t. Wait. Wednesday | A Stranger on the Beach by Michele Campbell #summer2019 #netgalley

The Stranger On The Beach by Michelle Campbell is on sale July 23 and We. Can’t. Wait! About the Book: From the bestselling author of It’s Always the Husband comes a novel about a love triangle that begins on a fateful night… There is a stranger outside Caroline’s house. Her spectacular new beach house, built […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Books I Loved with Fewer Than 2K Goodreads Ratings

Today’s prompt is about books that everyone needs to know about! These ten books have less than 2,000 Goodreads ratings. Back in September 2018, I wrote a post about Top Ten Hidden Gems and two are on both lists (marked with a ❤️). Can I just tell you to trust me and go out and […]

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Author Spotlight | Inheritance by Dani Shapiro #nonfiction #genetics

It’s funny how the universe works, right? Honestly this book wasn’t even on my radar. I was actually driving an hour to a book signing because the interview-er was someone I’ve always loved and admired. The premise sounded interesting enough and I hadn’t been to this particular bookstore before, so why not? So imagine my […]

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