Category: Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon

2015 Reading Challenge End-of-the-Year Update

2015 Reading Challenge End-of-the-Year Update

On January 2nd of last year I set out to participate in 6 themed challenges as well as posting an overall goal on Goodreads. In some ways I was more successful than others. I beat my Goodreads and Flights of Fantasy goal twice over, my TBR Pile and Historical Fiction goals only once, and didn’t quite succeed with my Banned Books and Back to the Classics challenges. Oh, well! […]

Book Review – Shifter: City of Wolves (Shifter Series) by Avery Burch

Book Review – Shifter: City of Wolves (Shifter Series) by Avery Burch

When I first read the synopsis of Avery Burch’s paranormal romance City of Wolves, I thought it sounded really interesting, and couldn’t wait to read it. Imagine my disappointment when I realized I had picked a dud. As someone who loves to write, there’s nothing I hate more than giving a bad review. Writers spend […]

Book Tour: Omega by Lizzy Ford (Giveaway & Review)

Book Tour: Omega by Lizzy Ford (Giveaway & Review)

Review Omega by Lizzy Ford is the first novel in her brand new series about a young girl destined to be the Oracle of Delphi, who others want to use for their own personal motives. I thought this concept was very original, and the action kept the plot moving forward. Alessandra is pretty naive when […]

Book Tour: The Assassin (Mortal Beloved Series) by Pamela DuMond (Review & Giveaway)

Book Tour: The Assassin (Mortal Beloved Series) by Pamela DuMond (Review & Giveaway)

Review The Good…: Author Pamela DuMond follows up her exciting young adult, romantic, time travel thriller, The Messenger, with the sequel, The Assassin. This novel picks up right on the heels of book one, and finds Madeline ever determined to reunite with the love of her life, Samuel. These two are fated to love throughout […]

Book Review: The Messenger (Mortal Beloved) by Pamela DuMond

Book Review: The Messenger (Mortal Beloved) by Pamela DuMond

The Good…: In The Messenger, a young girl named Madeline travels through time to 1674 due to what appears to be a freak accident. What she doesn’t know yet is that she’s a Messenger, someone capable of traveling through time to deliver important messages that may change destinies. When she arrives to Colonial times, she […]

Book Review: Lace Up (Pretty Smart Girls) by Shae Ross

Book Review: Lace Up (Pretty Smart Girls) by Shae Ross

The Good…: Lace Up is the first book in Shae Ross’ Pretty Smart Girls series. This book is about three women from Michigan State University, and three men from the University of Michigan who compete against one another in an entrepreneurial competition in New York City. Team Ryan (State) and Team Jett (U of M) […]

Book Review: The Summer Marked (The Winter People) by Rebekah L. Purdy

Book Review: The Summer Marked (The Winter People) by Rebekah L. Purdy

The Good…: The Summer Marked is the sequel to Rebekah L. Purdy’s Winter People. I never read the first novel, but I assume this novel picks up not too long after the first. Salome has left our world with her Fae boyfriend Gareth to the Kingdom of Summer. But instead of the happily-ever-after she believed […]

2015 Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon Challenge: I’m In! Are you?

2015 Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon Challenge: I’m In! Are you?

Tressa @ Wishful Endings is hosting the 2015 Tackle Your TBR Read-a-thon. This challenge is to help readers make their way through their ever frustrating TBR piles. Readers have two weeks to read their way through their list, and can read pretty much anything they like. I for one will be concentrating on reading ARCs […]