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Bringing Credit Where It’s Due

Howdy ho, neighbors! It's a beautiful day in the 'Burn and I'm just sitting here mapping out my TBR list for the foreseeable future and something hit me. Why are we almost exclusively focused on the big blockbusters of the season when promoting books? Obviously they're the buzz-worthy books that are filling our feeds left… Continue reading Bringing Credit Where It’s Due

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NetGalley Update

Well, I know you've already had a March update from me regarding NetGalley , but I couldn't wait to share the latest four books I acquired! I know I know, I have a problem. You've already seen two of them recently in my Spring TBR line up, but I'm sharing them all together just the same. Since… Continue reading NetGalley Update


Review: A Curious Beginning

Book Title: A Curious Beginning Author: Deanna Raybourn REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: Veronica Speedwell #1 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery Goodreads Pub Date: 07/12/16 5 STARS London, 1887. After burying her spinster aunt, orphaned Veronica Speedwell is free to resume her world travels in pursuit of scientific inquiry—and the occasional romantic dalliance. As familiar with hunting butterflies… Continue reading Review: A Curious Beginning


Review: As Sick As Our Secrets

Book Title: As Sick As Our Secrets Author: A.B. Whelan REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: Psychological Thriller, Mystery Goodreads Pub Date: 02/14/18 4 STARS You could have saved her. All clues were in front of you. Only you refused to open your eyes. Seeking an outlet from her boring and purposeless marriage, Olivia Campbell… Continue reading Review: As Sick As Our Secrets

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February 2018 TBR

Hey reading fam! Hope you're doing well and are as happy as I am that it's officially the month of FEBRUARY! Honestly, I'm just a sucker for the beginning of each new month; it feels like a miniature clean slate and I always have a blast planning out the books I want to read. I've… Continue reading February 2018 TBR


Dennis Reviews: Everless

Book Title: Everless Author: Sara Holland REVIEWED BY: DENNIS Series: Everless #1 Genres: YA, Fantasy Fiction Goodreads Pub Date: 01/02/18 4 STARS In the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency—extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed to add time to one’s own lifespan. The rich aristocracy, like the Gerlings, tax the poor to the… Continue reading Dennis Reviews: Everless


Review: The Rending And The Nest

Book Title: The Rending And The Nest Author: Kaethe Schwehn REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: Dystopian, Speculative Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic Goodreads Pub Date: 02/20/18 3.5 STARS When ninety-five percent of the world’s population disappears for no apparent reason, Mira does what she can to create some semblance of a life: She cobbles together a haphazard… Continue reading Review: The Rending And The Nest


Review: Fragments Of The Lost

Book Title: Fragments Of The Lost Author: Megan Miranda REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: None Genres: Young Adult, Mystery, Suspense, Contemporary Goodreads Pub Date: 11/14/17 4.5 STARS Jessa Whitworth knew she didn't belong in her ex-boyfriend Caleb's room. But she couldn't deny that she was everywhere--in his photos, his neatly folded T-shirts, even the butterfly necklace… Continue reading Review: Fragments Of The Lost


Review: Strange The Dreamer

Book Title: Strange The Dreamer Author: Laini Taylor REVIEWED BY: CHELSEA Series: Strange The Dreamer #1 Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Goodreads Pub Date: 03/28/17 5 STARS The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was… Continue reading Review: Strange The Dreamer