Let’s Reach Back into the Archives // Top Ten Tuesday

I try to read a good number of backlist books, or books that were published a few years ago (I even have a challenge that specifically focuses on these books!), so it wasn’t too hard to find books when I saw that today’s prompt is “Backlist Books”! Some of these books are almost ten years … More Let’s Reach Back into the Archives // Top Ten Tuesday

Maybe I’m Cheating, But That’s Par for the Course // NaNoWriMo 2018

You might be able to figure out what my title is alluding to if you read the graphic I made for this year’s round of NaNoWriMo: my main project is a second draft this year. Of course, you’re really supposed to be starting from scratch, but I’ve done multiple years where I just work on … More Maybe I’m Cheating, But That’s Par for the Course // NaNoWriMo 2018

Scary Books Need Scary Settings and Characters // Top Ten Tuesday

It’s that time of the year – All Hallow’s Eve or Halloween or simply October 31st, if you don’t celebrate any of those days (well, technically, this post goes up on October 30th, but that’s not important, we know what we’re really celebrating). This week’s prompt is mostly a Halloween freebie, so I decided to … More Scary Books Need Scary Settings and Characters // Top Ten Tuesday

Some Halloween Reads Just in Time // Mini-Reviews

#MurderTrending (Gretchen McNeil) | Goodreads | 4 stars I picked this book up mostly on a whim – it’s October, tis the season for scary and mysteries and such, and this book sounded fairly interesting. It was an enjoyable story to keep me entertained for a week or so, but then it fell prey to one of those annoying … More Some Halloween Reads Just in Time // Mini-Reviews

Hollywood’s Golden Age Wasn’t All That Bad // The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Title: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Position: Standalone Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Genre: Adult/Contemporary/Historical Pages: 388 Rating: 3.5/5 Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one in the journalism community is more astounded than Monique herself. Why her? Why … More Hollywood’s Golden Age Wasn’t All That Bad // The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Here Comes the Bride – and Plenty of Wedding Drama // Save the Date by Morgan Matson

Title: Save the Date Position: Standalone Author: Morgan Matson (Amy & Roger’s Epic Detour, Second Chance Summer, Since You’ve Been Gone, and The Unexpected Everything) Genre: Contemporary Pages: 451 Rating: 4/5 Charlie Grant’s older sister is getting married this weekend at their family home, and Charlie can’t wait—for the first time in years, all four of her older siblings will be … More Here Comes the Bride – and Plenty of Wedding Drama // Save the Date by Morgan Matson