Summary (From Goodreads) For Penny Lee, high school was a total nonevent. Her friends were okay, her grades were fine, and while she’d somehow landed a boyfriend, they never managed to know much about each other. Now Penny is heading to college in Austin, Texas, to learn how to become a writer. It’s seventy-nine miles… Continue reading Book Review: Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi (61/60)
Don’t you just love a giveaway!? Well, head over to my Instagram page and enter! Why am I having a giveaway? Well… I recently (November 1) celebrated my two year work anniversary at Mawenzi House, a small indie press that focuses on publishing diverse voices in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. It’s been such a great… Continue reading Check it out: Instagram giveaway!
In case you don’t follow me on Instagram, you may have missed out on my unboxing of Callisto Crate, a fabulous Canadian book box company that focuses on fierce books by women authors. To top it all off, 1% of the profits go entirely to the Kamloops Y Women’s Emergency Shelter, which is fantastic! I… Continue reading Callisto Crate October Unboxing
(All images via Goodreads) Do you set monthly goals? For me, I set them but NEVER stick with them. I’ll maybe read one or two, but then that’s it. I can definitely tell you right now that Trust Exercise is my absolute must-read, because it’s for a buddy read with Laura and Ryan! Although There… Continue reading November TBR
Well, October is done and over with! I can’t believe the month I’ve had, you know why? I didn’t read as much as I wanted to! UGH. With the 4 books I read though, I did have an overall good month! My favourite is definitely 10 Minutes and 38 Seconds in this Strange World by… Continue reading October Wrap-Up
Summary (From Goodreads) My husband did not mean to kill Annie Doyle, but the lying tramp deserved it. On the surface, Lydia Fitzsimons has the perfect life—wife of a respected, successful judge, mother to a beloved son, mistress of a beautiful house in Dublin. That beautiful house, however, holds a secret. And when Lydia’s son,… Continue reading Book Review: Lying in Wait by Liz Nugent (60/50)
Summary (From Goodreads) Elizabeth Lavenza hasn’t had a proper meal in weeks. Her thin arms are covered with bruises from her “caregiver,” and she is on the verge of being thrown into the streets . . . until she is brought to the home of Victor Frankenstein, an unsmiling, solitary boy who has everything–except a… Continue reading Book Review: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White (59/50)