To Book Club, or Not to Book Club

For some of us book lovers---this is the question, right? What are some of the pros (I almost typed prose) and cons of book clubs? Why should you want to join them? Well, as usual I don't have all the answers because I'm not that smart but I have joined in a few book clubs … Continue reading To Book Club, or Not to Book Club

TBR Shelf Cleanup #28

Time for another round up of books from my TBR to go through! Each week I'll be going over a selection from my physical unread books and deciding what to keep and what to purge. There will be a third option--undecided--which I might ask for your input on why you think I should keep or … Continue reading TBR Shelf Cleanup #28

Book Review: The A.I. Who Loved Me by Alyssa Cole

Summary: Trinity Jordan leads a quiet, normal life: working from home for the Hive, a multifunctional government research center, and recovering from the incident that sent her into a tailspin. But the life she’s trying to rebuild is plagued by mishaps when Li Wei, her neighbor’s super sexy and super strange nephew, moves in and … Continue reading Book Review: The A.I. Who Loved Me by Alyssa Cole

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Spellbreaker by Charlie N. Holmberg

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. The orphaned Elsie Camden learned as a girl that there were two kinds of wizards in the world: those who pay for … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Spellbreaker by Charlie N. Holmberg

Book Review: Sooner or Later Everything Falls into the Sea by Sarah Pinsker #20BooksofSummer

Summary: The baker's dozen stories gathered here (including a new, previously unpublished story) turn readers into travelers to the past, the future, and explorers of the weirder points of the present. The journey is the thing as Pinsker weaves music, memory, technology, history, mystery, love, loss, and even multiple selves on generation ships and cruise … Continue reading Book Review: Sooner or Later Everything Falls into the Sea by Sarah Pinsker #20BooksofSummer

This Week in Reading: The Rollercoaster Continues

I feel like my reading has been one great week followed by a disastrous week followed by another great week followed by another terrible week and here I am on the upswing again with a good week once again. Based on this pattern this coming week will be horrible but hopefully that pattern will break … Continue reading This Week in Reading: The Rollercoaster Continues

The Sunday Post #38

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. Random News And Goings-On Let's see, what have I been doing since the last update? … Continue reading The Sunday Post #38

August TBR Pile

Welcome once again to a new month! July sure flew by, didn't it? The world is still weird and I'm still here trying the best I can to enjoy myself through reading the best that I can. Last month I did pretty well and finished all three books that I had on my TBR pile … Continue reading August TBR Pile

Monthly Wrap Up: July 2020

Here we are at the end of another month! 2020 sure has been flying by! I had really hoped to read more books this month, 9 total is not bad by any means but it's EXTREMELY low for me. I would say I was busy doing other things (like watching The Untamed) but it feels … Continue reading Monthly Wrap Up: July 2020

Book Review: The Empire of Gold by S. A. Chakraborty

Summary: Daevabad has fallen. After a brutal conquest stripped the city of its magic, Nahid leader Banu Manizheh and her resurrected commander, Dara, must try to repair their fraying alliance and stabilize a fractious, warring people. But the bloodletting and loss of his beloved Nahri have unleashed the worst demons of Dara’s dark past. To … Continue reading Book Review: The Empire of Gold by S. A. Chakraborty