Lightning Round w/ Emily Carpenter

Hello fellow readers and welcome to my newest segment, Lightning Round! I've realized with the growing community of book reviews and related content posts that it's difficult to fit in reading all of the things we want to. After brainstorming in an effort to connect readers with authors in a more personal way, I came… Continue reading Lightning Round w/ Emily Carpenter


Review: Every Single Secret

Book Title: Every Single Secret Author: Emily Carpenter REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: Psychological Thriller, Mystery, Domestic Drama Goodreads Pub Date: 05/01/18 5 STARS Emotionally guarded Daphne Amos always believed she’d found a kindred spirit in her fiancé, Heath. Both very private people, they’ve kept their pasts hidden from the world, and each other,… Continue reading Review: Every Single Secret

General Post

Weekly Wrap-Up: 06/09

Happy Friday and almost weekend everyone! Mr. Humphrey was traveling so I was playing catch up on ARCS that are coming out pronto. HELP! Just kidding of course... But it was truly a busy week again on the blog; I had lots of fun posting reviews of some fantastic novels publishing in June, shared a guest… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up: 06/09

General Post

Guest Post: Southern Gothic Girl

Today, in honor of the publication of THE WEIGHT OF LIES, I have the lovely Emily Carpenter providing a guest post on how southern gothic style became an influence in her writing. If you weren't able to pre-order her latest book, do yourself a favor and go order it HERE! If you missed my raving… Continue reading Guest Post: Southern Gothic Girl


Review: The Weight of Lies

Book Title: The Weight of Lies Author: Emily Carpenter Series: None (But I'm rooting for a companion novel of Kitten!) Genres: Mystery, Psychological Suspense, Thriller, Fiction Goodreads Date Read: 02/14/17 Pub Date: 06/06/17 5 STARS Reformed party girl Meg Ashley leads a life of a privilege, thanks to a bestselling horror novel her mother wrote… Continue reading Review: The Weight of Lies

General Post, Reviews

Top Reads of 2016- Part One

Happy New Year! Can you believe we've already ended 2016? Of course you can; what a year! I've been struggling to cut down my list of favorite books from the past 366 days (OMG LEAP YEAR!); my final count for the year is 230 books read, so I feel it's fair to have chosen 25 books… Continue reading Top Reads of 2016- Part One

Cover Reveal, General Post, Interviews

Cover Reveal- The Weight of Lies

I am SO excited to bring you today's cover reveal! Last year Emily Carpenter blew me away with her debut Burying the Honeysuckle Girls while hooking me as a fan for life. If you haven't had the pleasure of reading it yet, she's graciously offering 1 paperback copy as a giveaway HERE (sorry US only!).… Continue reading Cover Reveal- The Weight of Lies

Author Q & A

Burying the Honeysuckle Girls: Emily Carpenter Q&A

  If you're like me, you are always searching for debut authors who blow your mind and make you want to shout from the rooftops "How is this person a debut author and why hasn't everyone bought their book?!"  Emily Carpenter's new novel, Burying the Honeysuckle Girls, made me feel just that way.  I won't… Continue reading Burying the Honeysuckle Girls: Emily Carpenter Q&A


Review: Burying the Honeysuckle Girls

Book Title: Burying the Honeysuckle Girls Author: Emily Carpenter Series: None Genres: Mystery, Southern Fiction, Women's Fiction, Suspense Goodreads Date Read: 04/13/16 Pub Date: 04/26/16 Many thanks to Netgalley and Emily Carpenter for my copy in exchange for a fair and honest review. Was this ever suspenseful and downright amazing! This was a "read now" on… Continue reading Review: Burying the Honeysuckle Girls