Publisher: Crown/Archetype

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

Approval Junkie – Faith Salie

Approval Junkie – Faith Salie

Approval Junkie is a memoir that focuses on why a person would seek validation from everyone but herself. It was an interesting read, as I think that needing the okay from others is something that is taught in a low-key way to all girls. Faith Salie, an actress, writer and radio host, has sent […]

Posted April 17, 2016 by Laura in ARC April, Reviews / 0 Comments

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Martian had been languishing on my Kindle since January 2015. I kept hearing about it and the movie. I was determined to at least read it before seeing the movie, but nope didn’t happen. I really enjoyed the movie and needed to get to the book. But did I? […]

Posted April 3, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 7 Comments

The Little Paris Bookshop – Nina George

The Little Paris Bookshop – Nina George

♦ The Little Paris Bookshop was a perfectly average book. The plot was fine, pacing fine, characters fine, writing fine; nothing really stood out as fantastic and nothing was abjectly horrible. The whole book revolves around Monsieur Perdu, a bookseller, who lost his love twenty years ago and has still […]

Posted September 7, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment