Book Review · Books

People Like Her by Ellery Lloyd

Synopsis "To her adoring fans, Emmy Jackson, aka @the_mamabare, is the honest “Instamum” who always tells it like it is. To her skeptical husband, a washed-up novelist who knows just how creative Emmy can be with the truth, she is a breadwinning powerhouse chillingly brilliant at monetizing the intimate details of their family life. To one… Continue reading People Like Her by Ellery Lloyd

Book Review · Books

Deep Dark (Tracers #10) by Laura Griffin

Synopsis "The moment detective Reed Novak steps onto the crime scene, he knows the case is going to rock his world. A beautiful young woman murdered at home. No sign of forced entry. No motive. She’s obviously not the killer’s first victim, and Reed’s instincts tell him she won’t be his last. Reed’s first clue… Continue reading Deep Dark (Tracers #10) by Laura Griffin

Books · Talk Bookish

Reading and Writing (and Blogging)

Photo by Clem Onojeghuo on Pexels.com Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly series hosted by Rukky at Eternity Books and Danie at Literary Lion. The full list of December topics can be found here. This week's topic is Reading & Blogging: Their Effect on Writing. Have you sometimes felt that as a reader, you should also be a writer… Continue reading Reading and Writing (and Blogging)

Book Review · Books · Graphic Novel

This Was Our Pact: A Graphic Novel by Ryan Andrews

Synopsis "It's the night of the annual Autumn Equinox Festival, when the town gathers to float paper lanterns down the river. Legend has it that after drifting out of sight, they'll soar off to the Milky Way and turn into brilliant stars, but could that actually be true? This year, Ben and his classmates are… Continue reading This Was Our Pact: A Graphic Novel by Ryan Andrews

Books · Talk Bookish

Classic and Contemporary Books

Photo by Clem Onojeghuo on Pexels.com Let's Talk Bookish is a weekly series hosted by Rukky at Eternity Books and Danie at Literary Lion. The full list of December topics can be found here. This week's topic is about reading preferences when it comes to classic and contemporary books. Do you prefer reading classics or… Continue reading Classic and Contemporary Books

Book Review · Books · Non-Fiction

Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years by Julie Andrews

Synopsis "Home Work is the second installment of Julie Andrews's memoirs, beginning with her arrival in Hollywood to make her screen debut in Walt Disney's Mary Poppins, followed closely by The Sound of Music. The result is an astonishing rise to fame as those now-classic films brought Andrews almost overnight success. It was the beginning… Continue reading Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years by Julie Andrews

Book Review · Books · Diverse Books · Graphic Novel

I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir by Malaka Gharib

Synopsis "Malaka's upbringing will look familiar to anyone who grew up in the pre-internet era, but her particular story is a heartfelt tribute to the American immigrants who have invested their future in the promise of the American dream. The daughter of parents with unfulfilled dreams themselves, Malaka navigates her childhood chasing her parents' ideals,… Continue reading I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir by Malaka Gharib