Books Lately

Books lately... So many books. So little time. From memoirs to a cookbook and a YA bestseller, here’s a peek at the books I’ve been reading lately...

So many books. So little time. From memoirs to a cookbook and a YA bestseller, here’s a peek at the books I’ve been reading lately… I Feel Bad about My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman by Nora Ephron Nora Ephron could write about toilet paper, and I’d find it interesting. I picked this slim […]

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The Wrath and the Dawn: A Review

Renee Ahdieh spins a new tale based on The Arabian Nights. Her YA fantasy The Wrath and the Dawn will sweep you away and have you begging for the next book.

Book: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh Genre: YA Fantasy Shahrzad has one thing on her mind: Revenge. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, is murdering his brides at dawn, and when one of his victims is Shahrzad’s best friend, Shahrzad volunteers to be his next bride. Intrigued why any girl would volunteer for certain death, […]

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Books ‘N’ Bloggers Swap Reveal

Showing off the bookish goodies my awesome partner sent me for the Books 'n' Bloggers Swap.

You all know how much I enjoy blogger swaps, so you’ll understand that it is nearly impossible for me to resist a book swap. For the Chaotic Goddess Swaps Books ‘n’ Bloggers Swap I was paired with Megan of bookslayer Reads. Her blog is a bookworm’s delight, so you must check it out! The swap rules […]

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

An actor's take on reading Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts 1 & 2.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is one of the most anticipated books of 2016. As an actor, I was especially thrilled to learn that the latest Harry Potter installment was going to be a play. Hooray for theatre! Hooray for Harry Potter! Sadly, I haven’t seen the play, but reading the rehearsal edition of […]

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Curl Up With a Cozy Mystery: Perfectly Good Crime

Make this the best summer ever with BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge!

Make this the best summer ever with the BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge! Click here for details on how to participate. This book was sent to me for review and is part of BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge. Book: Perfectly Good Crime by Dete Meserve Genre: Mystery In the sequel to Good Sam, Los Angeles TV news reporter Kate Bradley seeks to learn […]

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A House for Happy Mothers

Make this the best summer ever with BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge!

Make this the best summer ever with the BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge! Click here for details on how to participate. This book was sent to me for review and is part of BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge. Book: A House for Happy Mothers by Amulya Malladi Genre: Fiction Priya has a husband she loves and a great life in California except for […]

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5 Books to Wrap Up Your Summer Reading

Make this the best summer ever with BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge!

Make this the best summer ever with the BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge! Click here for details on how to participate. These books were sent to me for review and are part of BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge. 5 Books to Wrap Up Your Summer Reading… ♥ A House for Happy Mothers by Amulya Malladi Priya is living her dream life […]

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Dream Bigger, Find Your Extraordinary

Dream bigger and live happier with advice from Jessica Dilullo Herrin, founder of Stella & Dot. Her new book, Find Your Extraordinary, might be just the motivation you need.

Raise your hand if you want to be extraordinary. I imagine everyone reading this post has their hand raised. We all want to live a happy, successful life, but it can be difficult to figure out how to live an amazing life on your own terms. Jessica DiLullo Herrin is the founder and CEO of […]

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