Posts By: Lynn

May 06
Book Review – Built (Saints of Denver #1)

Book Review – Built (Saints of Denver #1)

Built by Jay Crownover Series: Saints of Denver #1 Publisher: HarperCollins Date Published: January 5th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Contemporary Women, New Adult, Romance Format: eBook Pages: 352 Rating: Description: Sometimes a real hero lets you save yourself . . .Sayer Cole and Zeb Fuller couldn’t be more different. She’s country club and fine-dining, he’s cell-block and sawdust. Sayer spends her days in litigation while Zeb spends his working with his hands. But none of that has stopped Zeb from wanting the stunning blonde since the moment he laid eyes on her—even if the reserved lawyer seems determinedly oblivious to his… Read more »

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May 05
That’s what HE said Thursday, May 5, 2016

That’s what HE said Thursday, May 5, 2016

We are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here. We are switching things up now and doing our posts once a month rather than weekly. The Linky will be open all month long and you are welcome to continue doing your post weekly and linking them up.   Lynn’s Quote: “You were the first man I ever kissed, do you know that?” (Sayer) I grunted. “You were engaged, Sayer.” (Zeb) “I know, but he kissed me. I never kissed him. I wanted to kiss you, Zeb. I… Read more »

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May 03
Chapter Break Bingo – May 2016

Chapter Break Bingo – May 2016

We are starting a new feature for 2016. Monthly Book Bingo! Play along with us! Here are the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card in the comments. The monthly winner will be the person with the most marked squares. None of that across, diagonal, up and down, corners stuff. Just the number of squares. Be sure to include… Read more »

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Apr 30
Chapter Break Bingo – April 2016 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – April 2016 Completed Cards

Alright everyone, did you fill out your Bookish Bingo Cards? Share your cards, and link up your posts below! Recap of the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card in the comments. The monthly winner will be the person with the most marked squares. None of that across, diagonal, up and down, corners stuff. Just the number of squares…. Read more »

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Apr 29
Book Review – The Marriage of Opposites

Book Review – The Marriage of Opposites

The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: August 4th 2015 Genres: 19th Century, Family, Fiction, Historical, Jewish Format: Audiobook Pages: 384 Audiobook Length: 13 hours 36 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Gloria Reuben, Santino Fontana, Tina Benko Rating: Description: “[A] luminous, Marquez-esque tale.” —O, The Oprah Magazine From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro—the Father of Impressionism. Growing up on idyllic St. Thomas in… Read more »

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Apr 29
Book Blind Date – April 2016

Book Blind Date – April 2016

  Go out on a Blind Date with a book and Chapter Break! Can’t decide what to read next? How about trying a blind date with a book. This month, I thought I would try my hand at recommended a new series. I’ve linked to the first book in the series below. I drew the covers myself! And by drew, I used the computer because my hand writing/drawing skills are sub par. Click on the picture to take you to the book. Then get to reading. Or add it to your ever-growing TBR list.   Which cover did you pick?… Read more »

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Apr 22
Allegiant – Movie Review

Allegiant – Movie Review

Description: After the earth-shattering revelations of INSURGENT, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love. Director: Robert Schwentke Staring: Shailene Woodly,… Read more »

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Apr 15
Book Review – Earls Just Want to Have Fun (Covent Gardens Cubs #1)

Book Review – Earls Just Want to Have Fun (Covent Gardens Cubs #1)

Earls Just Want to Have Fun by Shana Galen Series: Covent Garden Cubs #1 Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Date Published: February 3rd 2015 Genres: Historical, Regency, Romance Format: Paperback Pages: 384 Rating: Description: His heart may be the last thing she ever steals… Marlowe is a pickpocket, a housebreaker-and a better actress than any professional on the stage. She runs with the Covent Garden Cubs, a gang of thieves living in the slums of London’s Seven Dials. It’s a fierce life, and Marlowe has a hard outer shell. But when she’s alone, she allows herself to think of a time before… Read more »

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Apr 08
Book Review – Reign of Shadows (Reign of Shadows #1)

Book Review – Reign of Shadows (Reign of Shadows #1)

Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan Series: Reign of Shadows #2 Publisher: HarperCollins Date Published: February 9th 2016 Genres: Fairy Tales & Folklore, Fantasy & Magic, Love & Romance, Royalty, Young Adult, Zombie Format: Hardcover Pages: 304 Rating: Description: Destiny and darkness collide in this romantic, sweeping new fantasy series from New York Times bestselling author Sophie Jordan. Seventeen years ago, an eclipse cloaked the kingdom of Relhok in perpetual darkness. In the chaos, an evil chancellor murdered the king and queen and seized their throne. Luna, Relhok’s lost princess, has been hiding in a tower ever since. Luna’s survival… Read more »

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Apr 07
That’s what HE said Thursday- April 7, 2016

That’s what HE said Thursday- April 7, 2016

We are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here. We are switching things up now and doing our posts once a month rather than weekly. The Linky will be open all month long and you are welcome to continue doing your post weekly and linking them up.   Lynn’s Quote: “Because you make me feel, Luna.” His hoarse voice was almost unrecognizable. “I haven’t felt anything in a long time. That’s the way I wanted it. I convinced myself it was enough. But you make me want… Read more »

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