Book Mail: Vol. 6 Grand Central Books

Books: "Thick As Thieves" by Sandra Brown (Crime, Thriller) "Lost Souls At The Neptune Inn" by Betsy Carter (Historical Fiction) Blogger's Note: Thank you to Grand Central Publishing for the free copies of these books in exchange for an honest review! With school ramping back up and fall just around the corner, stress has been … Continue reading Book Mail: Vol. 6 Grand Central Books

“Mexican Gothic” Book Review

Book: "Mexican Gothic" by Silvia Moreno-GarciaGenre: Gothic/Horror/ThrillerRating: 4/5 StarsFive Word Description: Creepy, Eerie, Addictive, Unpredictable, Mysterious "Mexican Gothic" written by Silvia Moreno-Garcia is a gothic thriller that has completely shaken up my reading routine in the best way!The book synopsis is shared below from Amazon. Synopsis: (From Amazon)"After receiving a frantic letter from her newly-wed cousin begging … Continue reading “Mexican Gothic” Book Review

Morning Time: Reading, Peace and Coffee

Blogger's Note: Before Reading this post, please listen to the song "Peace Train" by Cat Stevens. This is what I was listening to when I crafted this post. In order to really get the morning vibes, I'd encourage you to enjoy the music while reading. Here's a link to the song: Cat Stevens "Peace Train"Morning … Continue reading Morning Time: Reading, Peace and Coffee

Book Wishlist: “Friends and Strangers”

Book: "Friends and Strangers" by J. Courtney Sullivan Genre: Women's Literature/Fiction Publication Date: June 30th, 2020 This book was released back in June 2020 and I can't wait to read it! The story focuses on what a difference a year can make and centers on women! Themes in the book include motherhood, power and privilege. … Continue reading Book Wishlist: “Friends and Strangers”

“The Book of Longings” Book Review

Book: "The Book of Longings" by Sue Monk KiddGenre: Historical FictionRating: 4/5 Stars Sue Monk Kidd has delivered an excellent piece of historical fiction in the form of "The Book of Longings." The main character Ana is a strong young woman living in the time of Jesus. At the beginning of the story, Ana is betrothed … Continue reading “The Book of Longings” Book Review

Currently Reading: “The Book of Longings”

Hailing from the pen of Sue Monk Kidd, "The Book of Longings" is a historical fiction novel that follows the story of Ana, a brave and intelligent girl living during the time of Jesus. At the beginning of the story, the main character Ana is betrothed to an older widower that she does not love. … Continue reading Currently Reading: “The Book of Longings”

Book Musing: The Antagonist Point of View

After starting this book, "The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes" by Suzanne Collins, I realized that most of the books I have read are written from the protagonist's point of view. In fact almost every single book in my collection is centered on a hero/heroine who faces some kind of obstacle in the form of … Continue reading Book Musing: The Antagonist Point of View