Synopsis "Becky Brandon (née Bloomwood) adores Christmas. It's always the same – Mum and Dad hosting, carols playing, Mum pretending she made the Christmas pudding, and the next-door neighbours coming round for sherry in their terrible festive jumpers. And now it's even easier with online bargain-shopping sites – if you spend enough you even get free… Continue reading Book Review: Christmas Shopaholic
How are we already at the end of the month? The end of 2019? I wish I could say that the year flew by, but it really didn't! Anywho, here's a recap of posts from the last few weeks... Book Reviews Truthwitch by Susan Dennard Whose Story is This? Old Conflicts, New Chapters by Rebecca… Continue reading December Wrap-Up
Synopsis "After discovering a lost tea dragon in the marketplace, Greta learns about the dying art form of tea dragon care-taking from the kind tea shop owners, Hesekiel and Erik. As she befriends them and their shy ward, Minette, Greta sees how the craft enriches their lives—and eventually her own." -Synopsis from Goodreads Review Well… Continue reading Book Review: The Tea Dragon Society
Synopsis "Aldrich University is rocked to its core when a hacker dumps 40,000 people's e-mails—the entire faculty, staff, students, alums—onto an easily searchable database. Rumors and affairs immediately leak, but things turn explosive when Kit Manning's handsome husband, Dr. Greg Strasser, is found murdered. Kit's sister, Willa, returns for the funeral, setting foot in a… Continue reading Book Review: Reputation
Hello everyone! I have seen this topic come up quite a bit lately here in the blogosphere and elsewhere (both on Twitter this past week and in Instagram comments) and it has certainly got me thinking. As readers, bloggers, reviewers, what do you do when you don't like a book? I read a lot of… Continue reading What Do You Do When You Don’t Like a Book?
Synopsis "The daughter of successful Taiwanese immigrants, Sophia Young has always spoken her mind, and in Silicon Valley, that turns out to be her greatest asset—especially when she’s often the only woman in a room. As companies like Apple, Google, Tesla, and Oracle are beginning to revolutionize the world, Sophia lucks into a job that… Continue reading Mini-Review: Sophia of Silicon Valley
Synopsis "Young witches Safiya and Iseult have a habit of finding trouble. After clashing with a powerful Guildmaster and his ruthless Bloodwitch bodyguard, the friends are forced to flee their home. Safi must avoid capture at all costs as she's a rare Truthwitch, able to discern truth from lies. Many would kill for her magic, so… Continue reading Book Review: Truthwitch