Hey everyone! Just wanted to hop on here and let you know that I’m running a 4K giveaway on Instagram for this super amazing book (and matching enamel pin!) The basic rules are that you must have either a Canadian or US mailing address, so Annick Press will be able to get your prize out… Continue reading Giveaway: My Long List of Impossible Things by Michelle Barker
Hey everyone! So, before I go any further: I am a current subscriber to Once Upon a Book Club, so this is a box I’ve purchased, as I just started purchasing boxes from them! BUT, regardless, guess what? I’ve also been accepted as an influencer with them! You know what that means? You can use… Continue reading Once Upon a Book Club: January 2020 Unboxing
I actually posted this photo last week on my Instagram! What are the chances, huh? Based on some opinions and reviews from my friends, here are 5 of my 5 star predictions! Permanent Record by Mary H K Choi: After a year of college, Pablo is working at his local twenty-four-hour deli, selling overpriced snacks… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books On My TBR I Predict Will Be 5-Star Reads
I received a free copy via Raincoast Books (Flatiron Books) in exchange for an honest review! Pub day: March 3, 2020 Publisher: Flatiron Books Pre-order: Indigo | Amazon.ca | Amazon.com Summary (From Goodreads) Meet Anna K. At seventeen, she is at the top of Manhattan and Greenwich society (even if she prefers the company of her horses and Newfoundland dogs); she… Continue reading Book Review: Anna K: A Love Story by Jenny Lee
Whether you’re a major football fan, or just want to be a part of the hype, here’s some quick reads that can get you through the day, and even during the game whether in-between commercials or during the game itself (but not for halftime!) Since it’s February, I wanted to pick out some light and… Continue reading Super Bowl Reads
F I N A L L Y Am I right? January is always the worst month in the year. I guess this is kind of reflective of most of the books I read this month, and their scores? Who knows! Anyways, I want to know what your wrap up is. Let me know in the… Continue reading January Wrap Up!
The topic for this week is Book Cover Freebie, and I thought I would incorporate this with a bookstagram challenge! #theprofilebookchallenge was started by @/nina_the_bookworm and the whole point is, obviously, profiles! To be honest, I think I cheated just a little with The Nanny, but oh well! The Gown by Jennifer Robson: love the… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Book Cover Freebie
I received a free copy via Simon & Schuster Canada in exchange for an honest review! Pub day: February 4, 2020 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Canada Pre-order: Indigo | Amazon.ca | Amazon.com Summary (From Goodreads) It is 1946 when Vera Frankel and her best friend Edith Ban arrive in Naples. Refugees from Hungary, they managed to escape from a train headed… Continue reading Book Review: The Light After the War by Anita Abriel
Let’s talk DNF’ing books! Do you do it? I have to say, I RARELY do this, I swear! I’m usually one for powering through very tough reads that I don’t find interesting at all. I mean, I did last all the way through A Simple Favour by Darcey Bell, after all! I think that speaks… Continue reading Do You DNF?
I received a free copy via Celadon Books in exchange for an honest review! Pub day: February 18, 2020 Publisher: Celadon Book Pre-order: Indigo | Amazon.ca | Amazon.com Summary (From Goodreads) Claire is only seven years old when her college-age sister, Alison, disappears on the last night of their family vacation at a resort on… Continue reading Book Review: Saint X by Alexis Schaitkin