Posts By: Lynn

Sep 23
Book Review – Lady Midnight (Dark Artifices #1)

Book Review – Lady Midnight (Dark Artifices #1)

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare Series: Dark Artifices #1 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: March 8th 2016 Genres: Action & Adventure, Fantasy & Magic, Paranormal, Occult & Supernatural, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 720 Audiobook Length: 19 hours 45 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Morena Baccarin Rating: Description: The Shadowhunters of Los Angeles star in the first novel in Cassandra Clare’s newest series, The Dark Artifices, a sequel to the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series. Lady Midnight is a Shadowhunters novel.It’s been five years since the events of City of Heavenly Fire that brought the Shadowhunters to the brink of oblivion…. Read more »

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Sep 22
Me Before You – Book vs Movie Review

Me Before You – Book vs Movie Review

Me Before You Plot Summary: Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick. What Lou doesn’t know is she’s about to lose her job or that knowing what’s coming is what keeps her sane. Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he’s going to put a stop to that…. Read more »

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Sep 15
The Republic of Football Book Blog Tour: Interview with Author Chad S. Conine #LoneStarLit

The Republic of Football Book Blog Tour: Interview with Author Chad S. Conine #LoneStarLit

THE REPUBLIC OF FOOTBALL Legends of the Texas High School Game by Chad S. Conine Genre: Texas Sports History / Biographies Date of Publication: September 6, 2016 Publisher: University of Texas Press # of pages: 288 Scroll down for Giveaway! Anywhere football is played, Texas is the force to reckon with. Its powerhouse programs produce the best football players in America. In The Republic of Football, Chad S. Conine vividly captures Texas’s impact on the game with action-filled stories about legendary high school players, coaches, and teams from around the state and across seven decades.  Drawing on dozens of interviews,… Read more »

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Sep 09
Book Review – Love on the Malecon (Love on … #1)

Book Review – Love on the Malecon (Love on … #1)

Love on the Malecon by Aubrey Parr Series: Love on … #1 Publisher: Self-published Date Published: July 15, 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Love & Romance, Romance Format: eBook Pages: 248 Source: Provided by author for honest review Rating: Description: In the heart of downtown Puerto Vallarta, there is a magical oceanfront promenade known as the Malecon. As a tribute to her father’s life, Nicole James travels to his favorite place on Earth. On the cobblestone streets of charming Puerto Vallarta, she meets Derek, an ex-MMA fighter who invested his winnings into land for luxury hotels. Derek is fabulously wealthy, aging like… Read more »

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Sep 08
That’s what HE said Thursday- September 8, 2016

That’s what HE said Thursday- September 8, 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: “I was a man, not too long ago, that needed that kind of forgiveness and needed someone to show me the way. All the choices we make, good and bad, have a lesson in them. I think… Read more »

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Sep 02
Chapter Break Bingo – September 2016

Chapter Break Bingo – September 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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Aug 31
Chapter Break Bingo – August 2016 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – August 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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Aug 24
Book Review – Trust in Me (Wait for You #1.5)

Book Review – Trust in Me (Wait for You #1.5)

Trust in Me by J. Lynn, Jennifer Armentrout Series: Wait for You #1.5 Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Date Published: October 24th 2013 Genres: Contemporary, Love & Romance, New Adult, Romance Format: eBook Pages: 480 Rating: Description: From the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of WAIT FOR YOU, this is the story of Cam and Avery’s sizzling romance as you’ve never seen it before, told exclusively from Cam’s perspective… now a NEW YORK TIMES top ten bestseller! Cameron Hamilton is used to getting what he wants, especially when it comes to women. But when Avery Morgansten comes crashing into his life –… Read more »

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Aug 19
Book Review – Infinite Sea (The 5th Wave #2)

Book Review – Infinite Sea (The 5th Wave #2)

The Infinite Sea by Rick Yancey Series: The 5th Wave #2 Publisher: Turtleback Books Date Published: November 3rd 2015 Genres: Action & Adventure, General, Love & Romance, Science Fiction, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 300 Audiobook Length: 8 hours, 13 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Ben Yannette, Phoebe Strole Rating: Description: How do you rid the Earth of seven billion humans? Rid the humans of their humanity. Surviving the first four waves was nearly impossible. Now Cassie Sullivan finds herself in a new world, a world in which the fundamental trust that binds us together is gone. As the 5th Wave rolls… Read more »

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Aug 18
What Books Taught Us – Road Trips

What Books Taught Us – Road Trips

  Have you checked out our various Features pages lately? Julie and I are all about Features posts. (Who doesn’t need an occasional break from reviews?) In this new feature post, we will be discussing What Books Taught Us. And no, we don’t mean cooking, crafting, or organizing. We are talking about serious, useful skills. Like how to road trip. We want to make sure all of our readers are prepared! Gas up the car. Get out the REAL maps. Download some audio books. A get ready to go on a road trip with us! Source   Pack your sense… Read more »

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