Top 5 Wednesday: 2019 Reading Resolutions

Happy new year everyone! It’s a new year with lots of new opportunities and new beginnings. I am sure that we all have some things that we want to change from last year. All of us are looking forward to a better and more productive 2019 in every aspect of our lives. For me, one…

Book Review: The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Set in a darkly glamorous Paris, the book follows a charismatic but cursed heir of a massive fortune as he plots to steal one of three ancient and powerful artifacts of fate. He and his crew will navigate the elite gatherings of secret occult societies, traveling through Paris’ catacombs where they must confront their worst secrets as well as a destiny they never imagined.

ARC Review: The Couple on Cedar Close

The Couple on Cedar Close by Anna-Lou Weatherley on January 18, 2019 Genres: Mystery, Thriller Format: ARC Source: Netgalley Buy on Amazon Add to Goodreads Cedar Close has always been a nice place to live – a quiet suburban street where everyone looks out for one another and bad things don’t happen. Until late one…

Top 5 Wednesday: Books I Didn’t Get to This 2018

This week’s topic is Books I Didn’t Get to This 2018 but are on the top of my list for 2019. 1. The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee Okay so this book is the first on this list. I already bought an audiobook of this book but I haven’t started on…

Book Review: Beyond Scandal and Desire by Lorraine Heath

Beyond Scandal and Desire by Lorraine Heath Series: Sins for All Seasons #1 Published by Avon on January 30, 2018 Genres: Historical Romance Format: eBook Buy on Amazon, Buy on Book Depository Add to Goodreads At birth, Mick Trewlove, the illegitimate son of a duke, was handed over to a commoner. Despite his lowly upbringing, Mick…

How to Have Attainable New Year’s Resolutions?

As 2018 comes to an end, some of us are evaluating our year and are starting to plan our goals for 2019. For some of us, these goals come in the form of New Year’s Resolutions. Some say “Why bother?” since based on experience, we forget about these resolutions after 3 weeks or so. I…

Book Review: I Was Here by Gayle Forman

When her best friend Meg drinks a bottle of industrial-strength cleaner alone in a motel room, Cody is understandably shocked and devastated. She and Meg shared everything—so how was there no warning? But when Cody travels to Meg’s college town to pack up the belongings left behind, she discovers that there’s a lot that Meg never told her. About her old roommates, the sort of people Cody never would have met in her dead-end small town in Washington. About Ben McAllister, the boy with a guitar and a sneer, who broke Meg’s heart. And about an encrypted computer file that Cody can’t open—until she does, and suddenly everything Cody thought she knew about her best friend’s death gets thrown into question.

Top 5 Wednesday: Books to Give My Loved Ones as a Gift

This week’s topic is Books to Give _____ as Gifts. I decided to do one for my loved ones instead of one particular person. Here are the five books I will give my family and best friend: 1. Becoming by Michelle Obama for my parents This is a memoir by the former first lady Michelle…