Stacking the Shelves- 5/12/18

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews and Reading Reality all about sharing the books we are adding to our shelves, whether physical or virtual. This week, I'm sharing two ebooks and two NetGalley ARCS that I've downloaded recently.   I've been wanting to read Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen for years,... Continue Reading →

March Reading Wrap-Up and April Reading Plans

After what felt like an endless February, March seemed to fly by didn't it?! I'm not super thrilled with the amount of reading I accomplished this past month, but I'm just grateful to be on the other side of the nasty reading slump that struck with a vengeance during the second half of February. Here's... Continue Reading →

Stacking the Shelves- 3/24/18

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews and Reading Reality all about sharing the books we are adding to our shelves, whether physical or virtual. I've added four new gems to my shelves this week:       I took advantage of two great Kindle Deals for books I've been interested... Continue Reading →

Stacking the Shelves Saturday- 3/10/18

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews and Reading Reality all about sharing the books we are adding to our shelves, whether physical or virtual. I haven't participated in STS since early January, so this is a roundup of all the books I've acquired since then.   Physical Books: I've only... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell

The Silent Companions, Laura Purcell First Published: October 5, 2017 Expected US Publication: March 6th, 2018 The Silent Companions is a well-crafted historical ghost story told in multiple timelines. It's an eerie, evocative novel that brilliantly blends the supernatural and the psychological. During the mid-nineteenth-century, a newly widowed young woman is sent to wait out her pregnancy... Continue Reading →

Stacking the Shelves- 11/11/17

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews and Reading Reality all about sharing the books we are adding to our shelves, whether physical or virtual. Another week, another ARC haul... Sugar Money by Jane Harris I loved Harris' previous novel Gillespie and I, and thought it was worth checking out her latest.... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Medievalist by Anne-Marie Lacy

The Medievalist, Anne-Marie Lacy Expected Publication: October 31st  Historian Jane Lyons has been having recurring nightmares about her distant ancestor King Richard III for years. She has dedicated her academic career to finding evidence to prove that Richard did not in fact murder his young nephews-the Princes in the Tower-as   is commonly believed. When she... Continue Reading →