Tag Archives: Chicago

Shirley Temple’s got nothing on ~ ‘Bright Side’ by Kim Holden #Review #COYER

It’s never a good sign when I have multiple pages of notes about a book I am reading. Let’s just say I heard about this book from a friend and decided to check it out for myself. Other than fulfilling a scavenger hunt item in a summer book... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Between’ by Dora Hilburn

Between is a ghost story. And a love story. And the story of a couple of solitary beings, unwilling or unable to change who they are or become more than they are – until they meet. Anna Riggs is the daughter of Walter, an academic who is more... Read More | Share it now!

Free Verse Re. My Hatred of the Ending of ‘Allegiant’ by Veronica Roth

While cleaning up the ol’ Goodreads shelves, I saw that this book was still in my “Read But Not Reviewed” folder. So it has taken me a while, but here it is. BEWARE: MAJOR SPOILER AHEAD. I don’t usually review the end books in... Read More | Share it now!

Review: ‘Anyone But You’ by Kim Askew & Amy Helmes #2WeeksofThanks

This review is part of my Two Weeks of Thanks to book publisher Merit Press. They have generously and continuously provided me with books to review over the past two years. Imagine a feud lasting for generations. None of the current family members... Read More | Share it now!

Book Review & Giveaway! ‘Wanted: Dead or in Love’ by Kym Brunner

The Low Down: High School grad Monroe works at her dad’s gangster-inspired restaurant/dinner theater. She is biding her time, trying to stay out of trouble so she can have a clean slate and head off to NYU in the fall. When her father returns from an... Read More | Share it now!

New Release Book Review: ‘Beautiful Bastard’ by Christina Lauren #NARC13

This book and review are intended for a mature audience. This is not a Young Adult title. Mom, you’ve been warned. Rating: 3 The Low Down: Girl getting her MBA interns as assistant to gorgeous a*hole. Hate/love and hot n heavy sex ensues. Will... Read More | Share it now!

Teaser Tuesday: ‘Friday Night Bites’ by Chloe Neill

OK, I am a little late to the Chicagoland Vampire series, but I got here, right? And, this is my first Teaser Tuesday as well. I am just breaking down all kinds of barriers today. So I read about this meme on my friend Jen’s blog called Reading ‘En... Read More | Share it now!