Tag: #NGEW2020

2020 Reading Challenges: 2nd Quarter Update

Does anyone else feel like they have aged 10 years during the first half of 2020? Anyone? Just me….ok ๐Ÿ˜… Y’all to say 2020 is stressful is an understatement. This year has tried my family like no other year has (and that’s saying a lot because we survived residency with a toddler and one income!). […]

Posted June 29, 2020 by Lillian in Challenges / 1 Comment
Review: The Fiery Crown by Jeffe Kennedy

Review: The Fiery Crown by Jeffe Kennedy

Revenge isn’t always sweet. In fact, it usually leads you down some dark roads and blows up in your face. The Fiery Crown by picks up just a week after Con and Lia’s hasty wedding. Exploring their new relationship, the threat of the Emperor, and to what lengths either will go to protect Calanthe, Kennedy […]

Posted June 8, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Scavenge the Stars by Tara Sim

Review: Scavenge the Stars by Tara Sim

That wasโ€ฆ.underwhelming. Scavenge the Stars by is the first book in her series of the same name. It is touted as a gender-bent retelling of The Count of Monte Cristo. That alone is why I wanted to read it, but it fell short on so many levels.  The story opens on a debtor’s ship where […]

Posted May 21, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: The Honey-Don’t List by Christina Lauren

Review: The Honey-Don’t List by Christina Lauren

When a book starts with a police transcript, you know you are in for a treat! The Honey-Don’t List by is the first I’ve read of this author, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. I love a good romcom, and this book delivers just that. America’s sweethearts, the Tripps, aren’t all they are cracked up to […]

Posted April 30, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments

2020 Reading Challenges: 1st Quarter Update

Today is only the last day of March….y’all I feel like 2020 should be over! This year is dragging by. The first quarter (excluding COVID-19) saw a lot of changes in my life. We decided to homeschool our son, and I started that in January. A week later my husband’s job was caught in corporate […]

Posted March 31, 2020 by Lillian in Features / 1 Comment
Review: The Stars We Steal by Alexa Donne

Review: The Stars We Steal by Alexa Donne

Jane Austen in spaceโ€ฆ.yes please! The Stars We Steal by is a modern-day, futuristic retelling of Jane Austen’s Persuasion. While the year isn’t specifically stated, you can assume it’s been a few hundred years since the people of Earth took off in their spaceships they now call home. That’s a long time in space, and […]

Posted February 17, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: An Everyday Hero by Laura Trentham

Review: An Everyday Hero by Laura Trentham

My heart was not prepared for this book. An Everyday Hero by is the second book in her series that follows the lives of soldiers and those closest to them. In this installment, we meet Greer Hadley, Emmett Lawson, and Ally Martinez when they are at their lowest point. Dealing with grief, depression, and a […]

Posted February 13, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments