Before they became legendary writers, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Brontë, and Anne Brontë were detectors in this charming historical mystery... Yorkshire, 1845. A young wife and mother has gone missing from her home, leaving behind two small children and a large pool of blood. Just a few miles away, a humble parson's daughters--the Brontë sisters--learn of… Continue reading (ARC) The Vanished Bride by Bella Ellis
Remember a few months ago when I told you I've got some fun stuff coming up? ITS NOW. Tuesday, you'll see 2 posts: one from myself and one from one of my colleagues here at CBO. We're both on separate blog tours and the books we'll be sharing are sure to be a fun time!… Continue reading Blog Tours!
Cyril Avery is not a real Avery or at least that’s what his adoptive parents tell him. And he never will be. But if he isn’t a real Avery, then who is he? Born out of wedlock to a teenage girl cast out from her rural Irish community and adopted by a well-to-do if eccentric… Continue reading (AudioBook) The Hearts Invisible Furies by John Boyne
So you were fortunate enough to have pleased the almighty publishers and they granted you an ARC....YES! But your job isn't done yet. This week, we're going to talk about some of the after parts of requesting ARCs. 1. Read it. I feel like this is a no-brainer but you obviously asked for this book… Continue reading After the ARC: Now What?
Emily knew there would be strings attached when she relocated to the small town of Willow Creek, Maryland, for the summer to help her sister recover from an accident, but who could anticipate getting roped into volunteering for the local Renaissance Faire alongside her teenaged niece? Or that the irritating and inscrutable schoolteacher in charge… Continue reading Well Met by Jen DeLuca
Fall is already here and i have sorely lacked on my reading challenge this year and new releases. There is so many books being released this year and i can not wait. As if my goodreads and instagram tbrs were not long enough haha. Here are 10 of my most anticipated releases. = Yes No… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – 10 of my most anticipated releases
England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned University of Oxford. In return for her scholarship, she must support the rising women's suffrage movement. Her charge: recruit men of influence to champion their cause. Her target:… Continue reading (ARC) Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore
Heeeeeeyyyy there! Welcome back for another episode of "So You Wanna Request An ARC"! Last week we talked about some things one must do before even considering requesting an ARC. This week, we're gonna work on crafting out email to the publisher(s). By NO MEANS am I am expert on the subject. These are not… Continue reading Craft the Draft
A profoundly moving novel about two neighboring families in a suburban town, the bond between their children, a tragedy that reverberates over four decades, the daily intimacies of marriage, and the power of forgiveness. Francis Gleeson and Brian Stanhope, two rookie cops in the NYPD, live next door to each other outside the city. What… Continue reading (Audiobook) Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane
Lilah isn't sure what hurt worse: the day Ethan left her to focus on his hockey career, or the day he came back eight years later. He might think they can pick up just where they left off, but she's no longer that same girl and never wants to be again. Ethan Kane wants his… Continue reading The Good Luck Charm by Helena Hunting