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Guest Review: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

I let my father, Monty, also an avid reader, borrow an ARC and asked him to write up a guest review for the blog. Here's what he thought about Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman. Definitely worth reading, informative and enjoyable - this is my summary of Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology due for publication on Feb… Continue reading Guest Review: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Favorites List

Historical Fiction Favorites

I've always loved historical fiction, especially WWII-era fiction. I can't get enough of it! Below, in no particular order (because I love them all so dearly), is a list of some of my favorite historical fiction books. WWII era Historical Fiction Favorites The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly The Auschwitz… Continue reading Historical Fiction Favorites

Adult Fiction book review

Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

Behind Her Eyes, published by Macmillan, will be released on January 31, 2017. This story is full of unreliable narrators (who drink...a lot) and the story switches back and forth between them with each chapter. David Martin is young, handsome, and a highly successful psychiatrist. His wife, Adele, is strikingly beautiful with a tragedy-laden past,… Continue reading Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

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Giveaway – Freebie Friday

Who wants a chance to win a free book?! Up for grabs this week is a new, hardcover copy of Between Worlds by Skip Brittenham. You can read a summary of the book here. To enter the giveaway, leave a comment on this post. On Friday, January 20th, I will randomly select a winner from those… Continue reading Giveaway – Freebie Friday

Adult Fiction book review · Author Interview · Children's Book Review · YA book review · Young Adult

Author Interview with Liz Coley & Review of The Captain’s Kid

I'm thrilled to have author Liz Coley here for an interview. I met Liz at the Indiana state library conference after her YA novel, Pretty Girl-13 was chosen as the winner of the Eliot Rosewater Award. (More on the Eliot Rosewater Award here.) Liz is a brilliant writer, but also very humble and down-to-earth. I must… Continue reading Author Interview with Liz Coley & Review of The Captain’s Kid

Adult Fiction book review · Guest Post · YA book review · Young Adult

Guest Review: History is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

I'm thrilled to have my friend and colleague, Cameron, who blogs at Cam Loves Books, here for a guest review post. Cam reviews YA books and her reviews are witty & fabulous! About Cam Children's and young adult book blogger. Library professional. Dog mom. English major. Intersectional feminist. Livin' life one book at a time. Cam's Review of… Continue reading Guest Review: History is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

Books Read List

Books Read in 2016

Here's a look at what I've read over the past year. Reviews for most of these books can be found on this blog. What were some of your favorite reads of 2016? Please leave a comment to share! Happy New Year! Two if by Sea by Jacquelyn Mitchard Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys… Continue reading Books Read in 2016