My rating: 1 / 5 stars Average Goodreads Rating: 4.2 / 5 stars My first one star rating of the year. It hurts my bookworm heart every time I have to give a book a one star rating but there was just nothing I enjoyed about this book. There's nothing outright offensive or problematic about … Continue reading Review: Falling For the Hometown Girl by Shelli Stevens
My Rating: 2.5 / 5 stars Average Goodreads Rating: 4.6 / 5 stars Despite this being a debut novel, some of you may feel like you've been hearing this title for months before it was actually released. This is because during last year's election, this book found itself getting a lot of media attention, unfortunately … Continue reading Review – Girl Out of Water by Laura Silverman
The Star Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi 3 / 5 stars What a strange yet beautiful book. This is one of those books where if you were to ask me to rate the writing alone it would get a solid five stars, but when you look critically at the plot and characters there are definitely … Continue reading Review: The Star Touched Queen
My Rating: 4 / 5 stars Goodreads Average Rating: 3.7 / 5 This book was as delightful as the dessert it hails. Reichert drew me into this story from page one with engaging characters, a charming setting, and mouth-watering descriptions of food. As a foodie at heart, this book was total guilty pleasure reading for … Continue reading Review – A Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy E. Reichert
January was a FANTASTIC reading month for me....so naturally February was kind of blah. I didn't read as much as I had hoped to, with the semester kicking into full gear and my pile of ungraded papers growing larger and larger. I also didn't really like much of what I read. I even had one … Continue reading February wrap up
Tomorrow I am leaving behind winter and heading to the beach for a week. Goodbye scarves and runny noses...Hello bikinis and margaritas!!! One of the reasons the beach is so wonderful is it's the perfect excuse to spend an entire day reading. When I spend an entire day in bed reading at home, people think … Continue reading Vacation Reads!!!
50 Shades Darker by E.L. James My Rating: 2/5 stars Goodreads average rating: 3.88/5 stars I read 50 Shades of Grey when it first came out and there was serious hype surrounding it. Any time a book is getting this much attention, I need to get a copy in my hands stat so that I … Continue reading 50 shades awful…A review of 50 Shades Darker