Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review | The Source: The Secrets of the Universe, the Science of the Brain by Tara Swart #thesource @tlcbooktours @harperonebooks @drtaraswart

Welcome to our stop on the blog tour for The Source: The Secrets of the Universe, the Science of the Brain by Tara Swart |Thanks so much to TLC Book Tours for including us on this tour. Please note:ย  I received a free advanced copy of this book in exchange for my honest opinion. This […]

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Non Fiction November

Non-Fiction November | My Year in Nonfiction #nonficnov #nonfictionnovember #orangecountyreads

  Week 1 is hosted by JulzReads. All month long, join our wonderful hosts with weekly prompts for discussing all the Non-Fiction Reads from 2019. Get all the details here. Want to be extra? Join in the Instagram photo challenge! So let’s get started! My Year in Nonfiction Take a look back at your year […]

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Book Reviews

Book Reviews I Never Posted | In Pieces by Sally Field #waybackwednesday #bookreview #orangecountyreads

Welcome! It’s time for the weekly “Way Back Wednesday” where I work my way through books that I never posted a review for. Here’s one of my favorite Non-Fiction reads from last year. I got to hear her speak and she is as amazing and energetic as you would think. In Pieces by Sally Field […]

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Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review | Pleased to Meet Me by Bill Sullivan #pleasedtomeetme @tlcbooktours @wjsullivanjr #orangecountyreads

Welcome to our stop on the tour for PLEASED TO MEET ME: Genes, Germs, and the Curious Forces That Make Us Who We Are by Bill Sullivan. Thank you to Trish at TLC Book Tours for including us and sending the free review copy. I took this book on vacation and kept reading sections to […]

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Blog Tour, Book Reviews

Book Review | Slay Like A Mother by Katherine Wintsch #slaylikeamother #sourcebooks #suzyapprovedbooktours

Genre: Nonfiction Published: March 19, 2019 Pages: 304 My Review: This was a very clever and relevant nonfiction book about not listening to the self-doubt that we tell ourselves as we navigate parenting and life. Lots of funny, relatable stories and references made for an entertaining read. Where was this book ten years ago? My […]

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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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Book Review | Maid by Stephanie Land #bookreview

Genre: Nonfiction, Memoir Published:January 22, 2019 Pages: 288 ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠ/5 My Review: To begin, I applaud the author and her incredible determination and perseverance in supporting her young daughter by doing menial and demeaning cleaning jobs. However I was disappointed in this memoir. The chapters felt repetitive and non emotional as she recounts the details about […]

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Book Review | Iโ€™ll Be There For You: The One About Friends by Kelsey Miller #bookreview #friendstv

Genre: Nonfiction, Pop Culture Published: October 23, 2018 Pages: 304 ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠ๐ŸŠ/5 My Review: How you doin’? Marcel, did you poo in the shoe? PIVOT! PIVOT! Chanandler Bong Princess Consuela Banana Hammock I graduated in the early 90s so in 1994 when the show premiered I was already in the working world. From what I can […]

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