Book and Coffee Reviews

“Park Avenue Summer” Book Review

Book: "Park Avenue Summer" by Renee Rosen Genre: Historical Fiction/ Women's Literature Five Word Description: New York, Publishing, Feminism, Photography, Self-Discovery Rating: 4-/5 Stars This historical fiction work by Renee Rosen is a coming of age tale that follows main character Alice as she enters New York City in search of a career in photography. … Continue reading “Park Avenue Summer” Book Review

Currently Reading: “The Vanishing Half”

Book: "The Vanishing Half" by Brit Bennett Genre: Fiction Publication Date: June 2nd, 2020 Synopsis: (From Amazon) "The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as … Continue reading Currently Reading: “The Vanishing Half”

“The Night Swim” Book Review

Book: "The Night Swim" by Megan Goldin Genre: Thriller/Suspense Star Rating: 5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to Macmillan Audio and Netgalley for the free copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review! Megan Goldin has created something special in the form of her thriller, "The Night Swim." This book centers on Rachel, … Continue reading “The Night Swim” Book Review

Bookroo Board Book Box: Mini Bookworm Review

Box Contents: Three Children's Board Books suggested for children 0-5 years old. Genre: Children's Literature Box Rating: 5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to Bookroo for providing me with this free box in exchange for an honest review. This box came at the perfect time for our family! With COVID lingering and more time spent … Continue reading Bookroo Board Book Box: Mini Bookworm Review

“A Court of Wings and Ruin” Book Review

Book: "A Court of Wings and Ruin" by Sarah J. MaasGenre: YA Fantasy Rating: 4/5 Stars Five Word Description: Legendary, Defiant, Mythical, Lengthy, HonorableThe third installment of the ACOTAR series finds our familiar crew of characters in the beginning of the war with Hybern. This book covers the prewar build up and then the events of the … Continue reading “A Court of Wings and Ruin” Book Review

Currently Reading: “The Night Swim”

Book: "The Night Swim" by Megan Goldin Genre: Thriller/Suspense Publication Date: August 4th 2020 Blogger's Note: Thank you to Macmillan Audio and Netgalley for the free copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review! Synopsis: (From Amazon) "Ever since her true-crime podcast became an overnight sensation and set an innocent man free, Rachel … Continue reading Currently Reading: “The Night Swim”

“100 Cookies” Book Review

Book: "100 Cookies" by Sarah Kieffer Genre: Dessert Cookbook Rating: 5/5 Stars Author Sarah Kieffer has created the quintessential baking book in her latest baking book entitled, "100 Cookies." The author of the famous Vanilla Bean Blog is now serving up delicious recipes for classic cookies, brownies, dessert bars, homemade ice cream and more! As … Continue reading “100 Cookies” Book Review

“Serpent and Dove” Book Review

Book: Serpent and Dove by Shelby Mahurin Genre: YA Fantasy Five Word Description: French, Magical, Dark, Adventurous, Dangerous Stars: 4-/5 Stars This YA fantasy novel follows the story of Lou who is a young witch on the run from those who wish to kill her. Lou lives in Cesarine, which is a city divided between … Continue reading “Serpent and Dove” Book Review

Currently Reading: “Park Avenue Summer”

Book: "Park Avenue Summer" by Renee RosenGenre: Historical FictionPublication Date: April 30th 2019Synopsis: (Amazon) "It’s 1965 and Cosmopolitan magazine’s brazen new editor in chief—Helen Gurley Brown—shocks America and saves a dying publication by daring to talk to women about all things off-limits...New York City is filled with opportunities for single girls like Alice Weiss, who leaves her … Continue reading Currently Reading: “Park Avenue Summer”