ARC Review: Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins: A Novel by Katarina Bivald

Absolutely nothing is fine. When I was a teenager I read a Sweet Valley High book where a terrible earthquake occurred and a beloved side character died in the aftermath. She was cremated and her ashes were scattered in the ocean and I was so touched that immediately after reading that I went up to … Continue reading ARC Review: Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins: A Novel by Katarina Bivald

Lightning Fast Review: The Echoing Green and Other Stories by David Jordan

Hello, hello!!! An author David Jordan reached out to me via my Contact page and in exchange for a fair and honest review gifted me his short story collection to review. It's coming out in the coming weeks and you can check out his blog here: https://shadowoftheglen.wordpress.com/ https://shadowoftheglen.wordpress.com/2019/10/22/the-echoing-green-and-other-stories/ This is a short story collection full of the … Continue reading Lightning Fast Review: The Echoing Green and Other Stories by David Jordan

Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

source Tis the season to re-read and talk about one of my favorite books of all time. Iconic. Legendardy. Classic. When you think of The Silence of the Lambs you may think of the movie at first. It stars Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster and it is incredible. The best part is that it follows … Continue reading Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

Goodreads Monday 10/14

Happy Monday ya'll! It's been..a weekend. Juliet caught a fever late Saturday and burned hot and slow until mid Sunday so our fun plans to go pumpkin picking were extinguished 😦 Not a great weekend overall. Hopefully this week runs better. Anyway, it's Monday and that means it's Goodreads Monday. Goodreads Monday is a meme … Continue reading Goodreads Monday 10/14

Book Review: The Shining by Stephen King

Growing up I watched a number of Stephen King films that I had no idea were adapted from his books. My favorite was always Stand By Me. I still remember watching the scene with the leeches and being delightfully freaked out and disgusted by it. I was enthralled. In high school was when I first … Continue reading Book Review: The Shining by Stephen King

Juliet’s Corner: Fluffy’s Happy Halloween by Kate McMullan

Happy Saturday!!! Fall weather has arrived and I am thriving ya'll. We are here for the autumn installment of Fluffy's Happy Halloween by Kate McMullan Synopsis: It's Halloween and Count Fluffula is ready Fluffy leads the class Halloween Parade, impersonates the Pumpkin of Doom, and dines on Monster Eyeballs So Juliet has an ipad which she … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Fluffy’s Happy Halloween by Kate McMullan

Series of the Week: The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids by Debbie Dadey, Marcia Thornton Jones, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator)

This is a series that always sticks out to me because of the covers and the various "monsters" they used in the books. It's... The Adventures of The Bailey School Kids From ghouls to vikings the Bailey School Kids encountered a lot in their grade school careers and honestly I am beyond envious. Kids are … Continue reading Series of the Week: The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids by Debbie Dadey, Marcia Thornton Jones, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator)

ARC Review: Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore

source Genre: Women's Contemporary/Magical Realism Somebody once asked me that if I had the chance would I ever change my past? The good, the bad, the downright painful? I thought about it, really thought because a lot has happened and I've been through a lot but truthfully I don't think I would change anything. I … Continue reading ARC Review: Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore