Book Lists

Friday Face Off | Girls #whoruntheworld #fridayfaceoff #orangecountyreads

Happy Friday Bookworms! Just a quick post today, inspired by a Bookstagram challenge where you post a stack of books with the word “Girl” or “Girls” in the title. Here are seven books on my TBR that fit the description. Without knowing what they’re about…Which cover are you most drawn to? Which one catches your […]

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Book Lists, Top Ten Lists

Top Ten Tuesday | Ten Books on My Fall TBR 92419 #toptentuesday #falltbr #orangecountyreads

Good Morning! It’s officially FALL and here in California, we’re supposed to have a high of 91 degrees…typical when we want to break out the sweaters and boots! I’m back today with a new Top Ten Tuesday post. This weeks topic is “Books On My Fall 2019 TBR” The Nobodies by Liza Palmer (9/10) Why […]

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Giveaway

Weekly Goodreads Giveaways – The ARC 🔥 Edition 91619

Are you feeling lucky?! For those that don’t know, every Monday I choose a handful of hot Goodreads giveaways ending TODAY through next Sunday. Then I put all the links together on one page, easy and convenient, right? This week’s featured giveaways are all 🔥ADVANCED READER COPIES🔥! That’s right, 20 brand new titles by authors […]

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Weekly Updates

The Sunday Post 91519 #sundaypost #weeklyrecap #orangecountyreads

What’s Up Bookworms?! How was your week? We had some slightly cooler days last week thank goodness. My birthday was Tuesday and I did an Instagram giveaway which was super fun. I asked friends to tell me their favorite birthday memories and really enjoyed everyone’s answers. One person got a new car, others remembered dress […]

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First Lines Fridays

First Lines Fridays | Find Your Next Book 91319 #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 first […]

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General Info

TBR Thursdays | Page 69 Test 91219 #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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Giveaway

Book Birthday Giveaway #newreleasetuesday #birthdaygiveaway #orangecountyreads

It’s another “New Release Tuesday” and I’m happy to share my birthday with these thirteen books coming out TODAY! Akin by Emma Donoghue A retired New York professor’s life is thrown into chaos when he takes a young great-nephew to the French Riviera, in hopes of uncovering his own mother’s wartime secrets in the next […]

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