In the last couple of weeks, the media here in the US seems to be saturated with tales of fraud and corruption. Earlier this year there was the Netflix and Hulu documentary about the Fyre Festival. And in the last couple of weeks, the college admissions scandal has spawned some amazing memes. One meme that I'm going … Continue reading Let’s Talk about … White Collar True Crime Stories
The Details Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Published: January 22nd, 2019 Genres: YA, contemporary, Mystery My Rating: 4 Stars * NOTE this is a Sequel. The Blurb and review contain spoilers to Truly Devious. GoodReads Blurb All Stevie Bell wanted was to find the key to the Ellingham mystery, but instead she found her classmate dead. … Continue reading The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson
WWW Wednesday is a meme currently hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. It’s very simple – answer the three questions and leave a link in Sam’s post. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next What am I … Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 3/19/19
The Details Publisher: Balzer + Bray Published: April 3rd, 2018 Genres: YA, Historial Fiction, Fantasy, Horror My Rating: 5 Stars GoodReads Blurb Jane McKeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg and Chancellorsville—derailing the War Between the States and changing America forever. In this new nation, safety for … Continue reading Dread Nation by Justina Ireland
I started this blog in 2017 with a vision and very few ideas about what I was doing. In 2019, I wanted this blog to have a little bit of a brand. Get a look, have a style that was mine. This is where my best friend Jen comes in. Jen does a bunch of … Continue reading Let’s Talk about… rebranding and how great my best friend Jen is.
Top 5 Wednesday is currently being hosted by Sam at ThoughtsOnTomes. If you want to learn more about the group or are considering joining in, check out the Goodreads group. Each week has a different topic, and you just post five books that fit that topic. This week, the theme is to collect five characters … Continue reading Top Five Wednesday — Characters who embody my Hogwarts House
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Published: January 24th, 2017 Genres: YA, contemporary, realistic fiction My Rating: 4.5 Stars GoodReads Blurb Mary B. Addison killed a baby. Allegedly. She didn’t say much in that first interview with detectives, and the media filled in the only blanks that mattered: A white baby had died while under the care … Continue reading Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson