Non Fiction

Book Review – The Library Book

The Library Book by Susan Orlean
Hardcover, 310 pages | Published October 16th, 2018 by Simon Schuster

As a reader, it was bound to happen; I was bound to fall in love with my library but never in my dreams or nightmare really, did I ever think anything could ever have happened to it until now.

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romance

Book Review – The Game Plan

The Game Plan by Kristen Callihan
Kindle Edition, 323 pages | Published November 1st 2015

Let me tell you know that I picked this book specifically because of the cover. I am a sucker for a bearded man, tattoos, and hair that just happens to fall over the forehead. Plus those arms.. they look really good you know… so…

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Non Fiction

Book Review – Black Klansman

Black Klansman: Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime by Ron Stallworth
Kindle Edition, 187 pages | Published June 5th 2018 by Flatiron Books (first published May 13th 2014)

There is so much to be said about different points in time that sometimes moments and people get swept under a rug, are unheard of, or simply never known. Ron Stallworth, prior to this book for me, fit under all three categories.

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Book Review – Are You Scared, Darth Vader?

Are You Scared, Darth Vader? by Adam Rex
Kindle Edition, 48 pages | Published July 3rd 2018 by Disney Book Group

“That is no moon”, without fail will always work and make me laugh.
Being a bit of a Star Wars nerd, I’m working my way through the various books and nothing caught my eye faster than Adam Rex’s “Are You Scared, Darth Vader?”

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fantasy, Fiction

Book Review – The Eyre Affair

The Eyre Affair by Jaspepr Fforde
Paperback, 374 pages | Published February 25th 2003 by Penguin Books (first published July 19th 2001)

I am a complete sucker for a few things in life: chocolate, puppies, forests, music, and anything having to do with my favorite heroines. So when this one came my way, I was psyched!

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musings

Readathons were a go!

Hopefully everyone had a great weekend full of doing things or not doing things. I did a bit of both as I was adamant to participate in this readathon but alas people also planned things with me and didn’t tell me 😦
Their idea of trying to include me without asking if I had plans β€” I think they know I’ll be cool to just sit somewhere and read for hours so they don’t ask anymore.

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fantasy, Fiction

Book Review – Kill The Farm Boy

Kill The Farm Boy by Delilah S. Dawson and Kevin Hearne
ebook, 384 pages | Published July 17th 2018 by Del Rey

So you know how sometimes the hype of something is more impressive than the actual thing? I am saddened to say that the hype machine got me yet again.

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Non Fiction

Audio Book Review: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told: An Oral History by Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman
Audio CD, 7 pages | Published October 2nd 2018 by Penguin Audio

You ever just listen to something, a song or a book, and think “This’ll suck when it’s over”?
There’s been very few audiobooks in which I think that to myself and this one, people, was one of them.

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