Waiting on Wednesday #71 – Flashfall by Jenny Moyer

Waiting on Wednesday #71 – Flashfall by Jenny Moyer

September 28, 2016 Features 1

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we are all eagerly anticipating. This week I’m waiting on Flashfall by because DYSTOPIAN! I can’t get enough of books like this one. I like the idea that with this book the author has taken a catastrophic event and showing how it affected the world. AND I get this all from the blurb 😀 I cannot wait to read it and see just how it plays out for the characters who are really working hard for the remnants of humanity. What are you… Read more »

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Top Ten Tuesday #94 – 2016 Fall TBR

Top Ten Tuesday #94 – 2016 Fall TBR

September 27, 2016 Features 6

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! It’s officially Fall y’all 😀 and this week’s topic is “Books On My Fall TBR List.” There are a ton of series enders coming this Fall and some new releases from my favorite authors. I’m so excited for these books. It was hard to narrow my list to only… Read more »

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Sunday Post #94 – Colds, Tea, and Football

Sunday Post #94 – Colds, Tea, and Football

September 25, 2016 Features 5

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things you have received. Share news about what is coming up on your blog for the week ahead. See rules here: Sunday Post Meme Happy Sunday y’all!!! Hope you have had a great week. This has been a very busy week for me, though if I’m honest I can’t pinpoint why. The week started at a good pace, but by the end of the week I was behind… Read more »

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Waiting on Wednesday #70 –  Infinity by Jus Accardo

Waiting on Wednesday #70 – Infinity by Jus Accardo

September 21, 2016 Features 6

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we are all eagerly anticipating. This week I’m waiting on Infinity by . I fell in love with alternate reality/dimension books after reading Claudia Gray’s A Thousand Pieces of You. I love the uncertainty and how each character appears in the different dimensions and some element ties them to each other and their other self. Very cool! Love the scifi element AND the promise of romance 😀 What are you not-so-patiently waiting on this Wednesday?

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Top Ten Tuesday #93 – All About Audio

Top Ten Tuesday #93 – All About Audio

September 20, 2016 Features 6

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! This week’s topic is “All About Audio freebie,” which makes me excited! I recently rediscovered my love of audiobooks. With little man in school a majority of the day, I’m at home alone. Now I could bury myself in books easily. Lord knows my TBR pile is a mile… Read more »

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Review: The Heir and the Human by Siobhan Davis

Review: The Heir and the Human by Siobhan Davis

September 19, 2016 Reviews 0

The Heir and the Human by is possibly my favorite addition to . This novella brings light to Axton and Sadie, their relationship, and motives behind Axton’s actions in Saven: Defiance.  Axton breaks my heart. He is the lonely son of Griselda, the leader of Tor. His entire life has been one hard blow after another. An absent father, a mother that doesn’t want him, and now he has Sadie, a prisoner of his mother’s who he has claimed as his mate. It’s a little reminiscent of Stockholm syndrome, where the captured falls for their captor, except it’s not. Axton is just as… Read more »

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Sunday Post #93 – The Difference a Year Makes

Sunday Post #93 – The Difference a Year Makes

September 18, 2016 Features 7

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things you have received. Share news about what is coming up on your blog for the week ahead. See rules here: Sunday Post Meme Happy Sunday everyone! Earlier this week was the first anniversary of my Papaw’s death. Even though it’s been a year, the grief is just as strong. It’s still hard for me to imagine that he’s gone. This past spring I read Mitch Albom’s The First… Read more »

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Weekend Reads #78 – The Winner’s Trilogy by Marie Rutkoski

Weekend Reads #78 – The Winner’s Trilogy by Marie Rutkoski

September 17, 2016 Reviews 1

Last month I joined the Can You Read a Series in a Month challenge. Obviously I bit off more than I could chew. I’ve never had a problem binge reading a series before, but with little man starting school and life in general being SO busy, I didn’t complete it. HOWEVER I definitely enjoyed reading the series that y’all voted on for me to read. The winner was by . I so enjoyed this series. It took me nearly the whole month plus the first week of September to get this series read, but I really loved it. If you… Read more »

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Waiting on Wednesday #69 – Shadow Fall by Audrey Grey

Waiting on Wednesday #69 – Shadow Fall by Audrey Grey

September 14, 2016 Features 5

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we are all eagerly anticipating. This week I’m waiting on Shadow Fall by . I’m a sucker for science fiction and this one is not only scifi but also dystopian/pre-apocalypse book. *squee* If you couldn’t tell from yesterday’s post, I LOVE dystopians and combine that with the scifi element in this book plus the Hunger Games-esque Trials and I’m uber excited!!! November can’t get here quick enough 😀 What are you not-so-patiently waiting on this Wednesday?

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Top Ten Tuesday #92 – Dystopian Favorites

Top Ten Tuesday #92 – Dystopian Favorites

September 13, 2016 Features 4

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! This week’s topic is “Top Ten ALL TIME Favorite Books Of X Genre,” and I’m tweaking it a bit because I’ve already listed my favorite Dystopian novels 😉 Instead, this week I’m going to list the reasons why I love dystopians. The dystopian genre is typically defined as a… Read more »

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