Eat, Pray, Love Book Review

Book: Eat, Pray, Love Release date: January 30, 2007  Pages: 334 Publisher: Riverhead Books Source: Bought from Library Sale Summary: In her early thirties, Elizabeth Gilbert had everything a modern American woman was supposed to want—husband, country home, successful career—but instead of feeling happy and fulfilled, she was consumed by panic and confusion. This wise and…

A Song for Quiet Book Review

Book: A Song for Quiet Release date: August 29, 2017  Pages: 100 Publisher: Tor.com Source: Sent from Publisher Summary: Deacon James is a rambling bluesman straight from Georgia, a black man with troubles that he can’t escape, and music that won’t let him go. On a train to Arkham, he meets trouble — visions of nightmares,…

August Wrap Up

Hello book lovers and readers! Let’s start by stating the obvious in that August was not a good reading month for me. I was only able to read a measly three books. On top of that, I’m unsure how many books I will be able to get to in the coming months due to the…

The Lost Hero: Heroes of Olympus #1 Book Review

Book: The Lost Hero: Heroes of Olympus #1 Release date: October 12, 2010  Pages: 557 Publisher: Disney Hyperion Source: Bought from Barnes and Noble Summary: Jason has a problem. He doesn’t remember anything before waking up in a bus full of kids on a field trip. Apparently he has a girlfriend named Piper, and a best…

Alexander Hamilton Book Review

Book: Alexander Hamilton Release date: August 8, 2017  Pages: 176 Publisher: Ten Speed Press Source: Blogging for Books Summary: Alexander Hamilton was one of the most influential figures in United States history–he fought in the Revolutionary War, helped develop the Constitution, and as the first Secretary of the Treasury established landmark economic policy that we…

Love and Misadventure Book Review

Book: Love and Misadventure Release date: April 26, 2013  Pages: 176 Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing Source: Publisher Summary: Beautifully illustrated and thoughtfully conceived, Love and Misadventure will take you on a rollercoaster ride through an ill-fated love affair- from the initial butterflies to the soaring heights- through to the devastating plunge. Lang Leav has an unnerving…

August TBR

Hey guys! I can’t believe it’s August already. I start University in late September, but I’ve gotten two of my textbooks and am starting to look over them. I’m extremely nervous for college, but excited at the same time. I don’t know how much I’ll be able to read while in college, but I will…

The Selection Book Review

Book: The Selection (#1) Release date: April 24, 2012  Pages: 336 Publisher: HarperTeen Source: Library Sale Summary: For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in a world of glittering gowns and priceless jewels. To live in…

Vampire Academy and Frostbite (Vampire Academy #1 and #2) Book Review

Book: Vampire Academy, Frostbite Release date: January 2, 2007, April 10, 2008  Pages: 332, 327 Publisher: Razorbill Source: Library Sale Summary: Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess: a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth’s magic. She must be protected at all times from Strigoi; the fiercest vampires—the ones who never die. The…

Head Games (Pretty Tough #3) Book Review

Book: Head Games (Pretty Tough #3) Release date: January 6, 2011  Pages: 284 Publisher: Penguin/Razorbill Source: Library Book Sale Summary: Taylor Thomas is a total all-star on the court. Off-court, not so much. She may be model-tall, gorgeous and quite a catch, but try telling her that. With a showcase game and playoffs fast approaching, Taylor’s…

Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour Book Review

Book: Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour Release date: May 4, 2010  Pages: 344 Publisher: Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers Source: Library Sale Summary: Amy Curry is not looking forward to her summer. Her mother decided to move across the country and now it’s Amy’s responsibility to get their car from California to Connecticut. The…