Author: Laura

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 / 3 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

Author Tuesday Interview and Giveaway – Suzanne Redfearn

Author Tuesday Interview and Giveaway – Suzanne Redfearn

    It’s time for my favorite day of the week, Author Tuesday! This week we are featuring an interview with Suzanne Redfearn author of No Ordinary Life (see my review here) will be joining us. It currently has a 4.3 star rating on Amazon and you can check it out on Goodreads. In […]

Posted June 21, 2016 by Laura in Author Tuesday, Giveaway / 5 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 / 4 Comments

To Kill A Mockingbird – Harper Lee

To Kill A Mockingbird – Harper Lee

    Welcome to the halfway point of the United States of books! We have now reached review number twenty-five and six months of reviews. I can’t thank the team of reviewers enough and our fantastic readers. To say thanks to you all, we are giving away a $25.00 Amazon gift card […]

Posted June 20, 2016 by Laura in Giveaway, Reviews, United States of Books / 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 / 22 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday – Arcana Rising

Waiting on Wednesday – Arcana Rising

    This weeks Waiting on Wednesday is a happy birthday present to me (just one week late). I love this series and am super excited that number four is finally coming out! Author: Kresley Cole Title: Arcana Rising Paperback Publisher: Valkyrie Press Publication Date: August 15, 2016 Purchase: Amazon Losses […]

Posted June 14, 2016 by Laura in Waiting on Wednesday / 7 Comments