#ReadISLA Week 5

#ReadISLA Week 5

  Oh man. It’s week five of the #ReadISLA campaign and things just got real! We’ve seen a sneak peek of Isla and the Happily Ever After and revisited both Anna and the French Kiss and Lola and the Boy Next Door. Now, the lovely people running the campaign over at Penguin Teen… Read more »

Divider

Homeroom Diaries Giveaway

Homeroom Diaries Giveaway

Wow! Can you believe July is almost over already?!?!? I certainly can’t! Summer is flying by and it’s almost time to head back to school. What better way to prepare than reading the Homeroom Diaries by James Patterson and Lisa Papademetriou?!? Here’s a bit more about the book and author. Plus, a… Read more »

Divider

#NoiseforNess Giveaway

#NoiseforNess Giveaway

So, it’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Patrick Ness’ writing. The Chaos Walking trilogy is one of my all time favorites. It’s amazing and I simply cannot say enough good things about it! You can check out my reviews here: Book One: The Knife of Never Letting Go Book… Read more »

Divider

#ReadISLA Week 4

#ReadISLA Week 4

  It’s week four of the #ReadISLA campaign and we are getting closer and closer to the release of Isla and the Happily Ever After! Last week we revisited Anna and the French Kiss. This week we’re celebrating Lola and Cricket! You’ve already read the chapter samplers for Isla and Anna…. Read more »

Divider

Dissonance

Dissonance

My Thoughts: I’m a sucker for a good time travel or alternate universe book and Dissonance by Erica O’Rourke hit the spot! It  puts a unique spin on multiple realities that I just couldn’t get enough of! (Note: There is no time travel! I just get the same feeling whenever I read books… Read more »

Divider

Divider

Blog Tour: Dissonance Excerpt

Blog Tour: Dissonance Excerpt

Welcome to the next stop on the excerpt blog tour for Erica O’Rourke’s Dissonance! As you can probably tell, each blog is sharing an excerpt from the book. Head over to Oh, The Books! for the first excerpt. Each blog will post a link to the next stop so you can follow… Read more »

Divider

#ReadISLA Week 3

#ReadISLA Week 3

  We are in week three of the #Read ISLA campaign! I’ve been having so much fun going back and revisiting Stephanie Perkins’ books in anticipation of Isla and the Happily Ever After! Last week (while I was in Boston on vacation!) we focused on the Isla chapter sampler and… Read more »

Divider

Divider

The Truth About Alice

The Truth About Alice

My Thoughts: The Truth About Alice by Jennifer Mathieu was quite the intense read. I really appreciated the fact that the author didn’t skirt around unpleasant truths. At the same time, she avoided sensationalizing events or characters. It just felt so honest and true. This made the story all the more… Read more »

Divider