Book Of The Month - Courtney, Uncategorized

Book of the Month Unboxing

If you don't subscribe to Book of the month, it is a monthly book box that costs $15 a month for one of the five main picks and $10 each for two extra add-ons. I don't know about you but that is cheap, especially for hardcovers. My Referral - I earn a credit if you sign… Continue reading Book of the Month Unboxing

5 star reads - Courtney

The unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

Olive is always unlucky: in her career, in love, in…well, everything. Her identical twin sister Ami, on the other hand, is probably the luckiest person in the world. Her meet-cute with her fiancé is something out of a romantic comedy (gag) and she’s managed to finance her entire wedding by winning a series of Internet… Continue reading The unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

5 star reads - Courtney

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming promise of sunshine and wine. Among them is eighteen-year-old Daniel Matheson, the son of an oil tycoon, who arrives in Madrid with his parents hoping to connect with… Continue reading The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

5 star reads - Courtney

The Bromance Book Club By Lyssa Kay Adams

The first rule of book club: You don't talk about book club. Nashville Legends second baseman Gavin Scott's marriage is in major league trouble. He’s recently discovered a humiliating secret: his wife Thea has always faked the Big O. When he loses his cool at the revelation, it’s the final straw on their already strained… Continue reading The Bromance Book Club By Lyssa Kay Adams

Book Hauls - Stacia, Discussion - Stacia

Spook-tober is Almost Over 🎃

Heeeelllloooo Sunbeams! I come to you today with a list most frightful. In celebration of All Hallow's Eve approaching, I've compiled a list of books that are thrillery/spooky/mind bendy and perrrfect for the season! 1. One of Us is Lying (McManus) This was actually the first thriller/mystery I ever read and its remains my benchmark… Continue reading Spook-tober is Almost Over 🎃

Book Reviews - Adrianne, Discussions - Adrianne, Uncategorized

DNF: The Last Hope by Becca and Krista Ritchie

Hellooo lovelies! I’m sorry I’ve been so absent recently. Ive been more social as of late and really haven’t been getting much reading done recently— which isn’t an entirely bad thing, but going from work to socializing to home most of the time can be tiring and I haven’t felt very creative recently as far… Continue reading DNF: The Last Hope by Becca and Krista Ritchie

Book Reviews - Stacia

Lifestyles of Gods and Monsters (ARC) (Spoilers)

Lifestyles of Gods and Monsters is a modernized retelling of the well-known Greek myth of Theseus vs. the Minotaur. Sure we all know he slays the Minotaur and that Princess Ariadne helps him out......but what if Ariadne didn't want to help? What if the Minotaur had a heart? 🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗🐗 The Good I loved the characters!… Continue reading Lifestyles of Gods and Monsters (ARC) (Spoilers)

Book Reviews - Sarah

Well Met by Jen DeLuca

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

Book Reviews - Sarah

(ARC) Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore

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

5 star reads - Courtney

(Audiobook) Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane

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