Month: September 2016

Month in Review: September 2016

Month in Review: September 2016

Posted September 30, 2016 by Whitney in Monthly Review / 4 Comments

Do you write a month in review wrap-up post? How did you do this month? Share with me and/or visit The Book Date who has a monthly link-up for exactly that. Books Reviewed: To Be Read Thursdays: Number of Books from Library 3 Number of Books Owned 5 ARCs Read 3 Fiction/Non-Fiction Ratio 7 Fiction […]

Clawback by J.A. Jance

Clawback by J.A. Jance

Posted September 27, 2016 by Whitney in Review / 0 Comments

First Impressions Clawback by J.A. Jance felt like it had been ripped from a 48 hours episode. With a financial scandal that ends in murder the reader can only expect twists and turns. Impressions While Reading Like in 48 Hours, the viewer always has an inkling of the outcome as the suspect is only interviewed […]

Sunday Post #87

Sunday Post #87

Posted September 25, 2016 by Whitney in Sunday Post / 2 Comments

Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer is a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.It’s Monday! What Are You Reading book date It’s […]

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

Posted September 23, 2016 by Whitney in Review / 1 Comment

First Impressions I was a Harry Potter connoisseur growing up. Hence, it only seemed natural for me to venture into Robert Galbraith’s Cormoran Strike series beginning with The Cuckoo’s Calling. Impressions on Detective Work There weren’t as many twists and turns as I had been hoping for and had suspicions of my own as to […]

Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew’d by Alan Bradley

Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew’d by Alan Bradley

Posted September 20, 2016 by Whitney in Review / 1 Comment

First Impressions In Alan Bradley’s newest novel Flavia comes home from boarding school. I was more than happy to return to Bishop’s Lacey. I have come to love its kooky characters, like the Tanners really love Kimmy Gibbler. Impressions While Reading What I liked most about Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew’d by Alan Bradley […]

Sunday Post #86

Sunday Post #86

Posted September 18, 2016 by Whitney in Sunday Post / 7 Comments

Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer is a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a […]

My TBR and Little Face

My TBR and Little Face

Posted September 16, 2016 by Whitney in Friday Memes / 16 Comments

Hosted by Alison Can Read & Parajunkie I am so excited to say that I am this week’s feature! Weekly Prompt: Show us your TBR pile(s)! Answer: I actually just started a meme, To Be Read Thursday to help get my tbr under control. The meme is only in its third week but have been […]

Fall Bloggiesta 2016

Fall Bloggiesta 2016

Posted September 14, 2016 by Whitney in Blogging / 10 Comments

Bloggiesta is coming! Fall Bloggiesta is this weekend (September 15 – 18) and I have a few ongoing projects to work on. To Do List: Back up Template Write review for And Then There Were None Organize categories Replace duplicate photos in posts Participate in one Twitter chat Participate in one Mini-Challenge Comment Work on […]

The Tea Planter’s Wife by Dinah Jefferies

The Tea Planter’s Wife by Dinah Jefferies

Posted September 13, 2016 by Whitney in Review / 0 Comments

First Impressions The Tea Planter’s Wife by Dinah Jefferies reminded me of The Memory Keeper’s Daughter, a parent faced with a terrible decision that leads to life-altering consequences. Although, unlike Kim Edwards’ novel Dinah Jefferies creates a dimensional world with a captivating setting of 1920s Ceylon. Impressions While Reading The Tea Planter’s Wife was pretty […]