Month: June 2013

Jun 27
Throwback Thursdays – June ’13

Throwback Thursdays – June ’13

Blog Related 0

Throwback Thursdays is a monthly feature where I highlight some of favorite posts from the past that you may have missed. Come share in the good times as I reminisce about what I love most about this blog. Favorite Post of the Week This one is easy because I didn’t really write many blog posts this week. I really enjoyed writing “Pregnancy Changes You…Or At Least, It Changed Me“. I… Read more »

Jun 26
Pregnancy Changes You…Or At Least, It Changed Me

Pregnancy Changes You…Or At Least, It Changed Me

On My Mind, Pregnancy 11

For those of you who don’t know, I’m a creature of habit. I like my daily routines and anything slightly outside the norm, although I do adapt, can cause me to feel uncomfortable and makes me long to get things back on track. I’m even more habitual when it comes to food, often eating the same thing for lunch or dinner for like a month and finding the dish tastes… Read more »

Jun 24
The Madman’s Daughter by Megan Shepherd

The Madman’s Daughter by Megan Shepherd

Young Adult Book Reviews 4

Title: The Madman’s Daughter [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Megan Shepherd Publisher: Balzer & Bray Format: eARC Pages: 432 Release Date: January 29, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A cool and interesting thriller that kept me guessing until the end. About the Book: In the darkest places, even love is deadly. Sixteen-year-old Juliet Moreau has built a life for herself in London—working as a maid, attending church on Sundays,… Read more »

Jun 22
Book Review: Femme Fatale by Cindy Dees

Book Review: Femme Fatale by Cindy Dees

Adult Book Reviews 2

Title: Femme Fatale (Hard Bodies #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Cindy Dees Publisher: Entangled Brazen Format: eARC Pages: 276 Release Date: April 22, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: I loved the chemistry and the characters, but the plot fell flat for me. About the Book: Former teen star Olivia Harper has a problem. If she can’t shake her girl-next-door image and become the femme fatale her latest role… Read more »

Jun 21
Mind Games by Kiersten White

Mind Games by Kiersten White

Young Adult Book Reviews 4

Title: Mind Games [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Kiersten White Publisher: HarperTeen Format: eARC Pages: 237 Release Date: February 19, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: One of those character-driven novels that will have you glued to the pages. About the Book: Fia was born with flawless instincts. Her first impulse, her gut feeling, is always exactly right. Her sister, Annie, is blind to the world around her—except when her… Read more »

Jun 20
Blog Tour: Book Review & Giveaway – Animate Me by Ruth Clampett [CLOSED]

Blog Tour: Book Review & Giveaway – Animate Me by Ruth Clampett [CLOSED]

Blog Tours, Giveaways, New Adult Book Reviews 5

Title: Animate Me [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Ruth Clampett Publisher: Clampett Studio Collections Format: ARC Pages: 394 Release Date: May 1, 2013 In My Opinion: Add to cart! One Line: A very sweet and cute romance that I really enjoyed reading. About the Book: She seemed far beyond his reach…could love draw them together? For years shy animator Nathan has carried a torch for Brooke, the beautiful and dynamic Director of Development… Read more »

Jun 19
Blog Tour: Book Review – Triangles by Kimberly Ann Miller

Blog Tour: Book Review – Triangles by Kimberly Ann Miller

Blog Tours, Young Adult Book Reviews 5

Title: Triangles [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Kimberly Ann Miller Publisher: Spencer Hill Press Format: ARC Pages: 216 Release Date: June 18, 2013 In My Opinion: Worth a try! One Line: A bit choppy and ridiculous at times, but still a decent read. About the Book: A cruise ship. A beautiful island. Two sexy guys. What could possibly go wrong? In the Bermuda Triangle—a lot. Hoping to leave behind the reminders of her… Read more »

Jun 18
Blog Tour: Book Review – Officer Off Limits by Tessa Bailey

Blog Tour: Book Review – Officer Off Limits by Tessa Bailey

Adult Book Reviews, Blog Tours 0

Title: Officer Off Limits (Line of Duty #3) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Tessa Bailey Publisher: Entangled Brazen Format: eARC Pages: 250 Release Date: June 10, 2013 In My Opinion: Must. Read. NOW! One Line: A lot more hilarious than her previous books, but just as amazing and engrossing. About the Book: His need to possess her is non-negotiable. Story Brooks’ fiancé just called off their wedding two weeks before the happy day…. Read more »

Jun 17
Text or Talk?

Text or Talk?

On My Mind 7

I don’t know about you, but I’ve never been much of a talker on the phone. For some reason, even with family or close friends, I never felt comfortable having conversations on the phone. Sure, I can carry on endless conversations in person, but when there are those lulls and silences when you’re on the phone, it gets me all anxious. Plus, I never know when to really END a… Read more »

Jun 16
Book Review: Dream Nights with the CEO by Kathy Lyons

Book Review: Dream Nights with the CEO by Kathy Lyons

Adult Book Reviews 6

Title: Dream Nights with the CEO (Secret Desires #1) [Goodreads][Amazon] Author: Kathy Lyons Publisher: Entangled Brazen Format: eARC Pages: 276 Release Date: May 27, 2013 In My Opinion: Don’t even touch it! One Line: Gasp! A Brazen I didn’t like in the slightest, this one had a ridiculous plot and characters I couldn’t care less for. About the Book: Hotel chain CEO and millionaire Wyatt Monroe is a stick in… Read more »