Weekly Wrap-Up times Two

Weekly Wrap-Up times Two

  Welcome to my weekly wrap-up! Here is where you can see my books read during the past week, books to be read next week, books I have added to my shelves, any bookish happenings and the like. I have linked to Stacking the Shelves, the Saturday Situation, the Saturday Review of Books, Talk of the […]


First Comes Love – Emily Giffin

First Comes Love – Emily Giffin

I was super excited when I heard about First Comes Love by Emily Giffin. I have all seven of her earlier books and could not wait to read this one. Then I heard she was going to be signing at BEA and I made it my mission to get a print copy to […]

Posted June 23, 2016 by Laura in BEA16 Books, Reviews / 2 Comments

Reviews! Get Your Reviews Here!

Reviews! Get Your Reviews Here!

   The Life of the World to Come by Dan Cluchey surprised me. It was not at all what I expected in the best of ways. I wasn’t sure what I was getting into other than a sad young lawyer who works death row cases breaks up with his girlfriend. […]

Posted June 21, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Stars Over Sunset Boulevard – Susan Meissner

Stars Over Sunset Boulevard – Susan Meissner

Stars Over Sunset Boulevard by Susan Meissner had the potential to be great. Instead it was good but lacked the emotional pull needed. Violet and Audrey are both secretaries at the movie studio filming Gone With the Wind in 1938. They become roommates out of necessity and friends out of shared […]

Posted June 21, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

I Swear I’m Still Alive

I Swear I’m Still Alive

    Hey all. Sorry I have been MIA for the last week. I got a wicked summer bug and have been in bed DayQuiled out of my mind.     A ton of reviews will start coming out tonight and all this week, as I am now super behind. […]

Posted June 20, 2016 by Laura in General Life / 3 Comments


That’s Just Crazy!!

That’s Just Crazy!!

    So, on Monday night I looked and saw I was just 11 subscribers short of 2,000. I tweeted about it and two days later I am at 2,038!! Holy crapsticks guys!!     Time to celebrate methinks…     Now, none of that, but I can give away […]

Posted June 15, 2016 by Laura in Celebrate, Giveaway / 19 Comments