August 2019 Wrap Up

Hey everyone! I haven’t done a wrap up since April because wrap ups just weren’t working for me, but I’ve decided to write one for August because I’ve been away for a while. August was a busy month at work, but I managed to read eight books and DNF’d one book. My average rating was…

I’m Back From Hiatus!

Hey everyone! Happy Sunday. Happy September. Happy Back to Hogwarts day. I just wanted to write a quick post announcing that I’m officially back from my blogging hiatus and that you can expect blog content from me this month. During my hiatus, I did a lot of reading so you can expect an August wrap…

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Want to Read This Summer

Hey everyone! I'm back with another post. Yay! Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week she assigns a topic and I make a list that fits the topic. This week's topic is books on my summer 2019 TBR. Honestly, summer came early for this Floridian back in May…

Top Ten Tuesday: My All-Time Favorite Books

Hey everyone! I haven't participated in Top Ten Tuesday in almost a month and then the week I decide to participate the topic is similar to a post that I've had in my backlog for weeks. What a perfect comeback! https://twitter.com/merlinereads/status/1134114281291689984 Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's…

The Bride Test by Helen Hoang AKA My New Auto-Buy Author

The Bride Test by Helen HoangPublished by Berkley Romance on May 7, 2019Genre: Romance | Audience: AdultSource: Edelweiss/PublisherGoodreads | Amazon | Barnes & NobleRating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big,…

Top Ten Tuesday: Books From My Childhood

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. The topic today is characters that remind me of myself. However, I'm going to talk about books from my childhood because I've been feeling a bit nostalgic lately. I excluded Harry Potter and Narnia because those are wildly popular and I talk about…

Extra! Read All About It! // May 2019 Anticipated Releases

Hey everyone! I typically only make most anticipated lists twice a year; however, May 2019 is STACKED with books that weren't on my radar when I posted my list back in January so I had to make an exception. Even though I've already read two of the books on this list, I'm still including them…

With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo // Can I Try These Recipes At Home?

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth AcevedoPublished by HarperTeen on May 7, 2019Genre: Contemporary | Audience: Young AdultSource: Edelweiss/HarperTeenRating: 4 out of 5 stars Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble Ever since she got pregnant freshman year, Emoni Santiago’s life has been about making the tough decisions—doing what has to be done for…