First, Middle, and Last Impressions – September 1, 2021

I love taking a look at a book cover and description and then coming up with my own idea of what the book will be about. Sometimes I'm right, sometimes I'm so wrong it's almost funny. So I've decided to launch myself off of WWW Wednesday, a bookish meme run by Sam@Taking on a World … Continue reading First, Middle, and Last Impressions – September 1, 2021

Indie Books Challenge: August 2021

For my personal Indie Books Challenge, I've decided to try to have at least half of all the books I read in a month be by an indie author or published by an indie publishing house, which I'm broadly defining as not published by one of the Big 5 because doing otherwise would break my … Continue reading Indie Books Challenge: August 2021

Sisters of String and Glass, Part 60

Chapter Fourteen - continued "You know it's true. As a matter of fact, I was in town earlier and heard no less than three lesser lords mention they were hoping to find a proper lady they could court tomorrow. With everyone back in town and the biggest ball ever thrown on the horizon, it's more … Continue reading Sisters of String and Glass, Part 60

Book Review: Note to Boy by Sue Clark

Title: Note to Boy Author: Sue Clark Publisher: Unbound Digital Publication date: July 23, 2021 Genre: Fiction One Sentence Summary: Eloise needs someone to write her memoirs and Bradley needs a job and thus sparks an unlikely friendship between a teen boy and a former fashion trendsetter who is still intent on getting her due. Overall Eloise Slaughter is a has-been … Continue reading Book Review: Note to Boy by Sue Clark

Sisters of String and Glass, Part 59

Chapter Fourteen - continued Camille arched a brow. "Unless I follow through with my threat and tell Father everything she put Abigail and me through." "Why haven't you yet?" "Leverage," Camille said, shrugging one shoulder. "She had Abigail's safety hanging over my head while Father was away. I want to have something hanging over her … Continue reading Sisters of String and Glass, Part 59

Book Review: Shackles of the Storm by D. & L. Kardenal

Title: Shackles of the Storm (Spirits of Seiran #1) Author: D. & L. Kardenal Publisher: Self-published Publication date: June 13, 2021 Genre: Fantasy One Sentence Summary: When a djinn without her powers is accused of murder, she goes on the run, only to end up working with the nephew of the wrongly imprisoned man to clear not just her and her … Continue reading Book Review: Shackles of the Storm by D. & L. Kardenal

Sisters of String and Glass, Part 58

Chapter Fourteen - continued Quickly, her friend's expression shifted into seriousness. "Your father told Abigail my brother intends on escorting her." "In front of Muriel and Madeline." Andalissa winced and muttered, "Men." Camille couldn't disagree. Then again, her father hadn't expected Muriel and Madeline to turn out to be who they really were. He'd only … Continue reading Sisters of String and Glass, Part 58

The Bookworm’s Book Tag

A huge thanks to Kat from KBbookreviews! She reads so widely and has such detailed book reviews, so be sure to check out her blog! The Rules Thank and link the blogger who nominated you Include the tag graphic in your post Answer the 10 questions the blogger asked Nominate 5-10 bloggers Ask you nominees … Continue reading The Bookworm’s Book Tag

Sisters of String and Glass, Part 57

Chapter Fourteen - continued The doors burst open, making her jump. She turned and saw Geoffrey accompanying two servants carrying two large bags each. As soon as the three men were inside, Geoffrey slammed the doors closed on the cold wind and directed the servants up the stairs to Lawrence's rooms. "Geoffrey?" Camille asked. The … Continue reading Sisters of String and Glass, Part 57

Book [Review] Recipe: Murder at the Town Hall by Denise Jaden

I get quite bored of doing the same things the same way all the time (as evidenced by my very frequent blog changes), so I've decided to have a bit of fun with book review writing! I posted the usual review earlier, but wanted to try out this format, too. I'd be so appreciative if … Continue reading Book [Review] Recipe: Murder at the Town Hall by Denise Jaden