Tag: Contemporary

Review: Girl Wife Prisoner by Hanna Peach

Review: Girl Wife Prisoner by Hanna Peach

Girl Wife Prisoner by is a heart-breaking story about love and the things you are willing to do for that love. It’s dark, haunting and I just can’t get my mind off it! Noriko is a young Japanese woman when she is sold in marriage to Drake Blackwell. She is naive, hoping for the best, […]

Posted September 23, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday #18 – See Me by Nicholas Sparks

Waiting on Wednesday #18 – See Me by Nicholas Sparks

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we are all eagerly anticipating. Back when I was in elementary school we had this thing called DEAR time: Drop Everything and Read. It was great because the principal or a teacher would come over the intercom and […]

Posted August 5, 2015 by Lillian in Features / 5 Comments
Book Blitz: Inside Out by Lia Riley

Book Blitz: Inside Out by Lia Riley

  Review Inside Out is the final book of the Off the Map trilogy by  about Bran and Talia. After following this couple through an intense few months, I was more than happy to pick up this book and see their relationship through to the end (for better or for worse!). Please note that if you have […]

Posted July 27, 2015 by Lillian in Features, Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: The Night We Said Yes by Lauren Gibaldi

Review: The Night We Said Yes by Lauren Gibaldi

How I felt reading this book: The Night We Said Yes by  reminded me of all the reasons why I do NOT read young adult contemporary but also reminded me of all the things I actually like about it as well. This story follows Ella and her friends on a one-time adventure, a night where they […]

Posted June 22, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Blog Tour: Summer in Snow Valley – Review

Blog Tour: Summer in Snow Valley – Review

I am so excited to participate in the blog tour for Summer in Snow Valley! I loved the books associated with Christmas in Snow Valley, the first in this anthology set. All the books are clean reads and average 100-125 pages each, making them perfect for a quick summer read. Also I loved that the characters from previous books […]

Posted June 1, 2015 by Lillian in Features, Reviews / 1 Comment

Top Ten Tuesday #34 – My Beach Reads 2015

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! Summer is in the air and so […]

Posted May 26, 2015 by Lillian in Features / 11 Comments
Review: Sugar on Top by Marina Adair

Review: Sugar on Top by Marina Adair

Initial Reaction: As the title suggests, this book is so stinking sweet!!! Sugar on Top by Marina Adair is book two in her Sugar, Georgia series and follows Glory Mann and Cal McGraw as they navigate the waters of their small hometown. While this is a series, each book is a standalone featuring new main characters that […]

Posted May 18, 2015 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Launch-Day Blitz Carry Me Home by Lia Riley

Launch-Day Blitz Carry Me Home by Lia Riley

Happy Book Birthday to Lia Riley’s Carry Me Home! I’m so excited to participate on Launch Day. Keep reading for my review of the novella, an excerpt, and giveaways! Review Carry Me Home by Lia Riley is a short novella, a companion to the series Off The Map. I have to be brutally honest for a minute. This novella […]

Posted May 5, 2015 by Lillian in Features, Reviews / 2 Comments