Saturday, September 22, 2018

Visiting Wicked Good Books in Salem, MA

Visiting Wicked Good Books in Salem, MA

After the wedding, we went to Salem, MA for the day to show our Illinois friends around. While on that trip, I, of course, stopped into the local bookshop!

This is definitely one of my favorite shops in New England! I just have to stop in each time I'm in the area.

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Friday, September 21, 2018

[Book Blogger Hop] How Many Books I Read At Once


Book Blogger Hop is a weekly meme hosted by Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted Writer, where you answer a question and join a "hop". The purpose is to help bloggers discover and get to know one another.

For this week's question, Cathy @ What Cathy Read Next asked:

Do you like to finish one book before starting the next or do you read several at once?

Friday, September 14, 2018

[Book Review] New Hampshire Book of the Dead: Graveyard Legends and Lore by Roxie J. Zwicker

Book Review of New Hampshire Book of the Dead: Graveyard Legends and Lore by Roxie J. Zwicker

New Hampshire Book of the Dead: Graveyard Legends and Lore by Roxie J. Zwicker is such an interesting and well written collection of tales from the beautiful state of New Hampshire.

When I saw this book sitting on a shelf at Deadwicks in Portsmouth, New Hampshire while on my bachelorette party trip, I just had to snag it!

When I was at the counter to pay for it, the gal working the shop let me know that the person standing next to her was actually the author! So of course we asked if she would sign my book. What she wrote was just perfect:


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Thursday, September 13, 2018

[Book Review] There's Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

There's Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins book photo

There's Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins is a YA Horror novel that you won't want to read if you're home alone...

Shout-out to the wonderful Paula, admin of the Facebook group Bookaholics, for sending me a copy of this book!

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Monday, September 10, 2018

[Comic Review] Lady Mechanika (FCBD 2018)

Lady Mechanika FCBD

I snagged a copy of Lady Mechanika #1 by Joe Benítez at Free Comic Book Day 2018. It took me awhile, but I was finally able to give it a read!

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

[Book Review] Starry Messenger by Ethan Howard


Starry Messenger by Ethan Howard, the first book in the Opportvnvs Adest series, was an interesting combination of romance, spirituality, science fiction, and, of course, the battle between good and evil.

This one wasn't exactly in my wheelhouse, but I did enjoy the read!

Full disclosure: I was given a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This did not affect my rating in any way. 

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

[in60learning Review] Kublai Khan: Khan of Mongol, Emperor of China


Kublai Khan: Khan of Mongol, Emperor of China was such a fun and quick read!

This volume is part of the vast collection of concise historical and biographical works that can be read or listened to in just 60 minutes from in60learning.

Full disclosure: I was given a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This did not affect my rating in any way. 

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