Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens: Review of a unique story. Just …beautiful and poignant

Synopsis For years, rumors of the “Marsh Girl” have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl. But Kya is not what they say. Sensitive and intelligent, she has survived for […]

Review: 6 stars!!! An Exaltation of Larks by Suanne Laqueur

♥ The Blurb ♥   September 11, 1973: Eleven-year-old Alejandro Penda watches from his apartment window as Santiago, Chile falls to a military coup, destroying his family and his childhood. Arriving alone in America, he’s taken in by the Larks: a prominent family in the town of Guelisten. Though burdened by unresolved grief for his […]

Standalone Sunday March 12th 2017

Standalone Sunday is a feature created by Megan@bookslayereads where each Sunday a standalone book (not part of a series) that I loved or would recommend will be featured! I love that meme as it takes little time to do (I’m always running like the real busy bee I am) AND I get to promote a […]

Emotional overload! Art and Soul by Brittainy C. Cherry

5 poignant stars.     ♥ The Blurb ♥   I had always been the invisible art student in high school. Passed by. Glossed over. Unnoticed. Now I was Aria Watson… that girl. After one bad decision, and being labeled a slut, I was no longer unseen. I was the whore. The ignoramus. The tramp. […]

She ripped my heart off and I want to thank her. The Butterfly Project by Emma Scott

5 “red balloons” stars   ♥ The Blurb ♥   “Where you are is home…” At age fourteen, Zelda Rossi witnessed the unthinkable, and has spent the last ten years hardening her heart against the guilt and grief. She channels her pain into her art: a dystopian graphic novel where vigilantes travel back in time […]

My First Standalone Sunday February 6th 2017

Standalone Sunday is a feature created by Megan@bookslayereads where each Sunday a standalone book (not part of a series) that I loved or would recommend will be featured!   I love that meme as it takes little time to do (I’m always running like the real busy bee I am) AND I get to promote […]