Book Review

SAFE IN MY ARMS by Sara Shepard

I received a complimentary copy of SAFE IN MY ARMS by Sara Shephard. Thank you to the author and to Dutton Books! Rating: 4 / 5 SAFE IN MY ARMS follows three young mothers as they begin a new year with the Siler Swans preschool. It is only the welcome breakfast and already they're feeling… Continue reading SAFE IN MY ARMS by Sara Shepard

Monday Reading Check In

THE LAST STAR STANDING by C.G. Twiles

I received a complimentary copy of THE LAST STAR STANDING by C.G. Twiles from the author as part of a scheduled Let's Talk Books tour! Rating: 4 / 5 THE LAST STAR STANDING follows a former American Star (think American Idol) winner, but after her big win things began to go all wrong. She has… Continue reading THE LAST STAR STANDING by C.G. Twiles

Book Review

HOW TO KILL YOUR BEST FRIEND by Lexie Elliott (Out Today!)

I received a gifted galley of HOW TO KILL YOUR BEST FRIEND by Lexie Elliott for an honest review. Thank you to Berkley Publishing Group and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review! Publication Date: 8/17/2021 Rating: 4.5 / 5 HOW TO KILL YOUR BEST FRIEND begins with a funeral. A few months back… Continue reading HOW TO KILL YOUR BEST FRIEND by Lexie Elliott (Out Today!)

Book Review

ALL THE LONELY PEOPLE by Mike Gayle

I received a complimentary copy of ALL THE LONELY PEOPLE by Mike Gayle for an honest review, thank you to Grand Central Publishing for the finished copy! Rating: 5 / 5 ALL THE LONELY PEOPLE follows Hubert, an elderly man with little going on in his life. He has a cat, but very little human… Continue reading ALL THE LONELY PEOPLE by Mike Gayle

Book Review

HAPPINESS FOR BEGINNERS by Katherine Center

Rating: 4 / 5 I decided to pick up a fun, light read and settled in on HAPPINESS FOR BEGINNERS by Katherine Center when I saw it was available on audio. Having just recently read the nonfiction WILD by Cheryl Strayed, this one had some fun overlap. HAPPINESS FOR BEGINNERS follows Helen, a woman determined… Continue reading HAPPINESS FOR BEGINNERS by Katherine Center

Monday Reading Check In

THE SHOW GIRL by Nicola Harrison

I received a complimentary copy of THE SHOW GIRL by Nicola Harrison from St. Martin's Press as part of a scheduled Let's Talk Books tour! Rating: 4 / 5 Publication Date: 8/10/2021 THE SHOW GIRL is set in 1920s New York. Olive is a singer and dancer with real talent and she has set her… Continue reading THE SHOW GIRL by Nicola Harrison

Book Review

LUCK OF THE TITANIC by Stacey Lee

Rating: 4 / 5 I received LUCK OF THE TITANIC by Stacey Lee in my YA Once Upon a Book Club box. This is a book I didn't know much about, but the synopsis had me intrigued! LUCK OF THE TITANIC follows Valora Luck, a Chinese acrobat who is determined to make it on board… Continue reading LUCK OF THE TITANIC by Stacey Lee

Book Review

THE OTHER BLACK GIRL by Zakiya Dalila Harris

Rating: 4 / 5 THE OTHER BLACK GIRL by Zakiya Dalila Harris was one of the July book picks for the #SaturdayBookstaClub buddy read I help host over on bookstagram. I had read a lot of great reviews, so was excited for this one! THE OTHER BLACK GIRL follows Nella Rogers, the only Black employee… Continue reading THE OTHER BLACK GIRL by Zakiya Dalila Harris

Book Review

THE OTHER ME by Sarah Zachrich Jeng (Out Today!)

I received a gifted galley of THE OTHER ME by Sarah Zachrich Jeng for an honest review. Thank you to Berkley Publishing Group and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review! Publication Date: 8/10/2021 Rating: 4.5 / 5 THE OTHER ME starts on Kelly's 29th birthday, an evening she is spending at her best… Continue reading THE OTHER ME by Sarah Zachrich Jeng (Out Today!)