Book Review: The Duchess Deal (Girl Meets Duke #1) by Tessa Dare

Rating: 5 Stars   Published August 22nd 2017 by Avon Summary: When girl meets Duke, their marriage breaks all the rules… Since his return from war, the Duke of Ashbury’s to-do list has been short and anything but sweet: brooding, glowering, menacing London ne’er-do-wells by night. Now there’s a new item on the list. He needs an heir—which means he needs a wife. When Emma Gladstone, a vicar’s daughter turned seamstress, appears in his library wearing a wedding gown, he decides on the spot that she’ll do. His terms are simple:– They will be husband and wife by night only.– … Continue reading Book Review: The Duchess Deal (Girl Meets Duke #1) by Tessa Dare

Book Review: Under a Graveyard Sky (Black Tide Rising #1) by John Ringo

Rating: 5 Stars Published June 24th 2014 by Baen (first published August 15th 2013)             Summary: A family of survivors who fight back against a zombie plague that has brought down civilization. Zombies are real. And we made them. Are you prepared for the zombie apocalypse? The Smith family is, with the help of a few Marines. When an airborne “zombie” plague is released, bringing civilization to a grinding halt, the Smith family, Steven, Stacey, Sophia and Faith, take to the Atlantic to avoid the chaos. The plan is to find a safe haven from the anarchy of infected humanity. What … Continue reading Book Review: Under a Graveyard Sky (Black Tide Rising #1) by John Ringo

100+ followers!!!

You guys! This blog just passed the 100 followers mark!!      Thanks so much for all the follows. I honestly didn’t think anyone would actually read this blog when I started writing it, haha. I promise once we make the next big milestone, we’ll have a big party and some giveaways and all that fun stuff. What should it be? Let’s say… 250 followers? 😉     Thanks for hanging out and talking books with me, y’all!   Continue reading 100+ followers!!!

Book Review: Leviathan Wakes (The Expanse #1) by James S.A. Corey

Rating: 4 Stars Published June 2nd 2011 by Orbit Summary: Humanity has colonized the solar system – Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt and beyond – but the stars are still out of our reach. Jim Holden is XO of an ice miner making runs from the rings of Saturn to the mining stations of the Belt. When he and his crew stumble upon a derelict ship, the Scopuli, they find themselves in possession of a secret they never wanted. A secret that someone is willing to kill for – and kill on a scale unfathomable to Jim and his … Continue reading Book Review: Leviathan Wakes (The Expanse #1) by James S.A. Corey

Book Review: New Heights by Quinn Anderson

Rating: 4 Stars Expected publication: March 12th 2018 by Riptide PublishingSummary: After attending a friend’s wedding in New York, James Thompson is eager to go home, even though no one will be waiting for him at the gate. He has no expectations for his trip back to Charleston other than long lines, security, and bad airplane food. But when an annoying—albeit hot—stranger cuts him in line, James is determined not to be a pushover for once. For Mika “It’s Mee-kuh, not Micah” Bailey, today’s just another day of boring work travel. That is, until his flight gets delayed, and some … Continue reading Book Review: New Heights by Quinn Anderson

Book Review: The Young Master’s Revenge Vol 1 by Meca Tanaka

Rating: 4 Stars Expected publication: March 6th 2018 by VIZ Media LLC Summary: Love’s revenge can be sweet.When Leo was a young boy, he had his pride torn to shreds by Tenma, a girl from a wealthy background who was always getting him into trouble. Now, years after his father’s successful clothing business has made him the heir to a fortune, he searches out Tenma to enact a dastardly plan–he’ll get his revenge by making her fall in love with him! (from Goodreads) Review: Poor Leo. He just wants to get his revenge on the girl who made his life … Continue reading Book Review: The Young Master’s Revenge Vol 1 by Meca Tanaka

Discussion: Instagram/Bookstagram

I just recently started a “Bookstagram.” I never really understood the point of Instagram before – who wants to look at a bunch of artsy pictures of people’s food? Then I found out that there’s a whole community of people who post picture of BOOKS on there, and BOY HOWDY, I reactivated my account in a snap! I’ve read a lot of great how-to type of posts by Paper Fury, including this one about how to photograph ebooks, that have been so valuable. Her photos are always so beautiful! (And I am so jealous of her very rainbow-iffic bookshelves!) Do … Continue reading Discussion: Instagram/Bookstagram