Month in Review: January

My year is off to a great start. I’m sticking to my resolutions. January was a pretty great month! Books – I finished 12 books this month (1 audio, 7 paper, 4 Kindle). Three were eARCs. – I read one of the books from my re-read challenge and 2 books by one of the authors […]

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Kid Lit: Surf’s Up

I received this book for free from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Surf’s Up by Katy Hudson To be published on February 1, 2016. Goodreads Summary: Surf’s up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at […]

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How well does my son know me? A birthday survey.

http://happybirthdaycakepic.com/Kate/47/red-white-heart-happy-birthday-cake I saw this survey on Facebook on Monday night, and I knew I had to post it today in honor of my birthday. In addition to asking Christopher these questions though, I thought it would be fun to add my own answers and see how often they matched. So here they are…answers to 23 […]

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Book Review: Happy Again

Happy Again (This Is What Happy Looks Like #1.5) by Jennifer E. Smith Goodreads Summary: Ellie O’Neill and Graham Larkin fell hard for each other when a misspelled email address unexpectedly brought them together. Now, over a year has passed since they said goodbye with the promise to stay in touch, and their daily emails have […]

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Book Review: Second House from the Corner

I received this book for free from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Second House from the Corner by Sadeqa Johnson To be published on February 9, 2016. Goodreads Summary: Second House from the Corner centers on the story of Felicia Lyons, a stay-at-home mother of three drowning in the drudgeries of […]

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Reading Together Topic #1: Arctic

Today I’m linking up with Sheila at The Deliberate Reader, Jessica at The Quirky Bookworm, and Carrie at The Lion is a Bookworm for the first post in the Reading Together Family Book Club. One of my goals for the year is to read at least all of the picture books selected for this book […]

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YA Book Club: January Recap

I was a couple minutes late for book club this time, and right when I got there Annie pulled out a present for me. She wanted me to open it before our table got cluttered with dishes. I’ll be honest. I was kind of confused for a minute. I couldn’t recall why she was handing […]

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Kid Lit: Too Many Carrots

I received this book for free from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Too Many Carrots by Katy Hudson To be published on February 1, 2016. Goodreads Summary: Rabbit has too many carrots, which overtake his house. When he tries to move in with friends, more chaos ensues. Will Rabbit learn to […]

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Book Review: In Place of Never (YA)

I received this book for free from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. In Place of Never by Julie Anne Lindsey To be published on February 2, 2016. Goodreads Summary: Can the truth set her free?…  A part of Mercy died the summer her sister tragically drowned. Now Mercy has a […]

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