Tag: #2018HW

Review: Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth

Review: Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth

I loved the Divergent series by but that ending….ugh!!! It’s been nearly six years and I still can’t even with that ending. SO naturally I was cautious about reading Carve the Mark. However I was pleasantly surprised. Despite a slow start, Carve the Mark was exactly what I wanted out of a YA dystopian scifi. Alternating points of view between two […]

Posted February 1, 2019 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments

2018 Reading Challenges Final Update

Well, 2018 is over and I’m kinda ashamed to give this final update. I didn’t do so hot. In fact, I bombed a couple of these challenges. My Goodreads challenge included 🤦🏼‍♀️ I read 87 books this year, the lowest number since I started blogging. It was a rough year. Here’s hoping 2019 is better. […]

Posted January 4, 2019 by Lillian in Challenges / 2 Comments

2018 Reading Challenges: 1st Quarter Update

I cannot believe that the first quarter of 2018 is already coming to a close!! It just doesn’t seem possible. I can’t say, however, that I’m sad to see it go. The 1st quarter has been rough for us! Flu, strep throat, medical emergencies….to put it in perspective my husband has met his deductible for […]

Posted March 30, 2018 by Lillian in Challenges / 1 Comment
February #2018HW – Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

February #2018HW – Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

Not what I was expecting, but sometimes that can be a good thing. Crooked Kingdom by broke me and put me back together again. It’s hard to really describe these characters without remembering (with a little horror) that they range in age from 17-20. They are still kids for all intents and purposes, and it hurt my […]

Posted March 5, 2018 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments

2018 Reading Challenges Accepted

In 2015 I discovered my love of reading challenges through a little challenge called #COYER. I fell in love and became a bit addicted. In 2016, I participated in my first year long challenges. I didn’t do so well, completing only half of those I signed up for. Last year, I had this grand plan. […]

Posted January 5, 2018 by Lillian in Challenges / 4 Comments