Monday Combo 8/31

Off to start another fresh new week Meine Damen und Herren! (sorry, I’m listening to Cabaret right now) so here are the usual memes I participate in, in no particular order: ——————————————————————– Today’s MUSING MONDAYS post is about books for children… Do you buy books as gifts for children – either your own or those […]

Sunday Salon: Review of Wicked Lovely

Well! at least I got one of my goals for today’s Sunday Salon done. It makes me proud of my accomplishment. *pats self on back* I hope everybody at least got a few pages in. I know how weekends may seem like they’re relax days, but they’re not. Something always comes up. However! let’s go […]

Books Bought 8/30

Today’s Book’s Bought by Cindy’s Love of Books. It’s been a while since I participated in one. So I’ll join in. Why? I have a huge announcement to make. *drum roll* I BOUGHT WIDEACRE by Philippa Gregory!!! it finally came in! what’s been on my wishlist for the longest time is now in my little […]

Review of Jumping Off Swings

First! thanks Nicole at Candlewick Press for sending me this book! why I chose this one I don’t know. It just called out to me. Lately I’ve been in the mood of trying different type of books. So far so good. Haven’t had one that I have regretted asking for. Jumping Off Swings by Jo […]

Friday Finds 8/29

Oh Crap! I’m late for my Friday Finds! *screams and quickly posts up three books* Small Wars – Sadie Jones What happens when everything a man believes in — the army, his country, his marriage — begins to crumble? Hal Treherne is a young British soldier on the brink of a brilliant career. Transferred to […]

Booking Through Thursday 8/27

Today’s Booking Through Thursday question is: What’s the lightest, most “fluff” kind of book you’ve read recently? Uh..fluff book? jeez I barely read fluff books. Do you mean the really lovey dovey kind? the chick lit kind? I think it’ll have to be: Benny and Shrimp by Katarina Mazetti and The Wife’s Tale by Lori […]