Ten Fairytale Retellings I Want to Read

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature from The Broke and the Bookish. This week we are talking about our Ten Fairytale Retellings We’ve read or Want to Read. I was not going to participate in this topic because I don’t read a lot of fairytale retellings, being such a contemporary fan myself. But there are actually several […]

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Mailbox Monday (156)

Mailbox Monday is a weekly event where we share our latest book arrivals. Link up and find new mailboxes to stalk at the Mailbox Monday blog. We just got back from a weekend trip to Ojai, CA where I visited Bart’s Books– an outdoor bookstore! It is a fun place to browse but I did end up […]

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Captive Populations: Wayward Pines / Ascension

I admit it: I’m a sucker for mysterious TV series about communities of folks brought together seemingly by coincidence. Especially when they try to figure out what they have in common—and who might have brought them together. The Prisoner, Lost, and even the half-baked summer show Persons Unknown—I can’t resist ‘em. Haven’t checked out Under […]

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Twenty Books to Read in August

Happy August! I felt like July was never going to end. But finally here we are in August- time for hotter days, back to school and some pre-fall reads. Here are Twenty Books to Read in August: August 4: Not After Everything by Michelle Levy – From Dial, “a gritty but hopeful love story about two struggling […]

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Blog Tour: Racing the Sun by Karina Halle

Racing the Sun is the first book I’ve read by popular New Adult author Karina Halle. This one appealed to me because it’s a contemporary romance with a gorgeous Italian setting. I haven’t been to Italy in some years, but it was fun to visit and daydream with this romantic read. This book is a companion read […]

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