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First Lines Fridays: June 23rd

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The Rules: Pick a book … Continue reading

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Double Book Review: The Haunted/The Hunted by Cassie Alexander

                          Genres: erotica; BDSM (sort of) erotica; paranormal Why I read them: I was in the mood for something kind of mindless, and found these waaaay back in … Continue reading

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First Lines Fridays: June 16th

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The Rules: Pick a book … Continue reading

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Why I count (pretty much) everything I read on Goodreads

I felt inspired to write this because I’ve seen a few discussions online recently about what people do and do not count, and I realized how much my own choices have changed over the last few years. For the first … Continue reading

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May Wrap Up + Book Haul

  May was a surprisingly good reading month for me, but I’ve fallen behind on reviewing things. I read 15 books, but most of those were short (poetry collections). However, I did, finally, make it through East of Eden, which I … Continue reading

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First Lines Fridays: June 9th

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The Rules: Pick a book … Continue reading

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Book Review: If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio

Genres: mystery; contemporary; thriller Why I read it: Why wouldn’t I want to read it might be simpler. But, I entered and won a giveaway on goodreads for the audiobook, so that’s why I’ve read (listened to, whatever) this so soon. … Continue reading

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T5W: Summer Reads

T5W is a weekly meme created by Lainey from gingerreadslainey, now hosted by Sam from ThoughtsOnTomes. You can check out the goodreads group to learn more.   May 17th: Summer Reads –The weather is heating up (for half of the … Continue reading

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The “This is My Genre, Tell Me Yours” Book Tag

I was tagged about a million years ago (back in February, oops ) by Books & Hot Tea, and I totally forgot to do it. I blame not having a 2017 datebook yet, because I fail that hard at being … Continue reading

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Tome Topple Read-a-Thon: Half Point Update

Ok, so the halfway point was yesterday, and I’m late, but I’ve been ill most of this week and really dropping the ball with basically everything, including blogging Oops. The Journey So Far: I started with The Little Friend by Donna … Continue reading

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