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Paper and Fire – Rachel Caine

Paper and Fire – Rachel Caine

  I am an unabashed Rachel Cain lover. I have enjoyed everything I have read of hers and I was beyond excited to read her latest, Paper and Fire. The first in this series, Ink and Bone was one of my favorite books of 2015 (see my review here) so […]

Posted July 5, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 5 Comments

Author Tuesday Interview and Giveaway – C.H. Armstrong

Author Tuesday Interview and Giveaway – C.H. Armstrong

    It’s time for my favorite day of the week, Author Tuesday! This week we are featuring 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. In addition to her interview C.H. is […]

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

United States of Books – The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever

United States of Books – The Wapshot Chronicle by John Cheever

    State – Massachusetts Entertainment Weekly says – Cheever’s glorious 1957 debut novel about a decidedly unconventional Massachusetts family was an instant classic, combining both humor and pathos in equal doses. It was also the first Book of the Month club pick that used the F-word. SYNOPSIS (From Goodreads.com) […]

Posted July 4, 2016 by Laura in United States of Books / 1 Comment

Weekly Wrap-Up – July 2, 2016

Weekly Wrap-Up – July 2, 2016

  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 […]


Monthly Wrap-Up – June 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up – June 2016

  Welcome to the end of another month. I can’t believe that June is over already! It was a busy month as usual, but it was a fun month. I am linking to Best of the Bunch, Feed Your Fiction Addiction’s monthly Wrap-Up Round-Up and The Book Date’s Month in Review. So […]


Challenge Update 2nd Quarter 2016

Challenge Update 2nd Quarter 2016

  It’s that time of year to check in and see how I am doing on my challenge reading. I joined seven challenges in 2016 (see my original joining post here). I have been enjoying them all and it has helped me pick some out of my box reads. Now […]

Posted July 1, 2016 by Laura in Challenges / 3 Comments

Indiana Belle – John A. Heldt

Indiana Belle – John A. Heldt

Indiana Belle by John A. Heldt is the third book I have read by this author, and the second I have read in his American Journey series (see my review of Mercer Street). This is number three in the series but they can all be read as a standalone. This book focuses […]

Posted June 30, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Clean Break – Abby Vegas

Clean Break – Abby Vegas

Clean Break by Abby Vegas was a read I did not expect. I was thinking it would be a straightforward girl meets bad boy story, but instead it was a nuanced tale of a young woman struggling through heartbreak and depression who meets a man that is much more than he seems. […]

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