Author: Laura

Issues, Oh So Many Issues

Issues, Oh So Many Issues

An Idiot In Love by David Jester is touted as a funny romp through the life of a loser in love. While the main character was a loser, I did not find it very funny. Kieran is one of those guys where nothing seems to work out for. His dating […]

Posted June 30, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

Mean Girls and Dreamy Boys

Mean Girls and Dreamy Boys

Winning by Lara Deloza wraps some of my favorite things into one delicious read. Mean girls, sneaky dealings and snark all combine to make one great package. Alexandra Miles is the girl everyone wants to be; pretty, popular and seemingly the perfect package. But behind that gorgeous smile is a calculating […]

Posted June 29, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Video Killed the Radio Star

Video Killed the Radio Star

 Party of One by Dave Holmes is just the type of memoir I love. Full of real emotion and heart, I was able to really connect with the author. I think that also remembering the Wanna Be a VJ contest and seeing Dave on MTV during my formative years helped me […]

Posted June 28, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

Author Tuesday Countdown – C.H. Armstrong

Author Tuesday Countdown – C.H. Armstrong

Welcome to the countdown for our next Author Tuesday! Next Tuesday, July 5, 2016 we will feature an interview with C.H. Armstrong author of The Edge of Nowhere (see my review here). It currently has a 4.9 star rating on Amazon and a 4.54 star rating on Goodreads. Stay tuned for more…   Subscribe to […]

Posted June 28, 2016 by Laura in Author Tuesday Countdown / 0 Comments

Faces On the Milk Carton

Faces On the Milk Carton

Never Missing Never Found by Amanda Panitch had a twist I never saw coming. I literally yelled “What!!” when I hit it, startling my poor hubs. Scarlett is attempting to fit into the world after being kidnapped as a young girl, then escaping years later. When she gets the perfect […]

Posted June 28, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

United States of Books – Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

United States of Books – Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

    SYNOPSIS (From Goodreads.com) A love story, an adventure, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize— winning classic, Lonesome Dove, the third book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy, is the grandest novel ever written about the last defiant wilderness of America. Journey to the dusty little […]

Posted June 27, 2016 by Laura in United States of Books / 3 Comments

My Life Only Appears Perfect…

My Life Only Appears Perfect…

In Twenty Years by Allison Winn Scotch is a good lesson in appearance isn’t everything. Five friends return to their college home twenty years after graduating at the wishes of their late friend Bea. Told over a 4th of July weekend, the story focuses on the individuals and how each […]

Posted June 26, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments

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 […]