Friday Reads: The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar

Happy first Friday of spring! I'll be diving into The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock this weekend, and I'm so excited to begin the adventure. Keep scrolling for this week’s Book Beginnings and The Friday56…   Book Beginnings is a bookish meme hosted by Rose City Reader that asks you to share the first sentence (or so) of... Continue Reading →

Friday Reads: Fingersmith by Sarah Waters

I'm finally reading Fingersmith, you guys!!! I'm not very far in, but I can't wait to see where this twisty read takes me. Keep scrolling for this week’s Book Beginnings and The Friday56…   Book Beginnings is a bookish meme hosted by Rose City Reader that asks you to share the first sentence (or so) of the... Continue Reading →

Friday Reads- An Extraordinary Union

For this week's Friday reads, I decided to feature one of my current reads: An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole. I've only heard good things about this Civil War era Historical Romance-which features an amazing mixed race couple who are serving as spies for the Union. So far I'm really enjoying it, and think it will make... Continue Reading →

The Friday 56

The Friday 56 is a bookish meme hosted by Freda's Voice that asks you to: Grab a book, any book, and turn to page 56 and find a sentence that grabs you.    I had trouble getting the pocket watch open and then difficulty reading the extinct Roman numerals, but eventually I made it out.... Continue Reading →