It's summer time! I have decided to compile a list of books I think might just be perfect for whatever your summer has in store for you, whether it is by the beach, campfire, or just on your couch! *a good number of my choices are Young Adult fiction which can make for quick and … Continue reading Summer Reads
Goodreads Synopsis: "An absolutely brilliant and singularly indescribable book, Fish Eyes for Pearls is an extraordinary journey into a woman's life. One of the bravest, most unique and compelling self-examinations I have ever read- I was blown away!"- Henry Jaglom The phrase 'fish eyes for pearls' is coined in an ancient book of internal alchemy, … Continue reading Fish Eyes for Pearls – Review
Hello again dear readers! I usually am not one to create a quick post about a book I have yet to read, BUT there is a great opportunity/kindle promo for a book which I would definitely grab (and did!) for my summer TBR! I consider this book a "just what I need read!" The Port … Continue reading My Summer = Mystery/Thrillers
Amazon synopsis: The Monastery Treasure is the first of a series of mystery adventures taken from the memories of Gramps as he tells the Sam 'n Me tales. He tells his stories using the lingo of the old west and creates images you swear will take you into the adventure with them. Sam 'n Gramps … Continue reading The Monastery Treasures: a Sam n’ Me Adventure – Review
when you just can't find your way back to those things that you love? Having finished my novel Whose Story? and after having placed it into the hands of beta readers, sent it to agents/publishers and now having placed it online at Swoon Reads, I find myself simply without. And I feel without is the … Continue reading What do you do dearest readers,
Synopsis: Dreams Are Not Dreamed by Menachem Esse follows three years in the life of teenage Bryce and his aspirations to be a professional snowboarder in the face of snowboarding being forbidden due to a significant injury and the subsequent divorce of his parents. Favourite Quotes: “His heart was hurting now, as though someone were … Continue reading Dreams Are Not Dreamed – Review
I do not know where to even start regarding reading My Mostly Happy Life: Autobiography of a Climbing Tree by . Let us start with a synopsis as I try to organize my thoughts. Goodreads Synopsis: Once upon a time, Samuel Swerling, a World War II veteran and inventor, decided to build a park. It … Continue reading Definitely a first for me!
Goodreads Synopsis: His life was barely worth a dollar. He slept outside, on park benches, in stairwells, under bushes. Michael Gaulden lived in shelter after shelter across the United States. With his father incarcerated and mother disabled, he stayed homeless for ten years. From the age of seven to seventeen, Michael, with his mother and … Continue reading Reviewing My Way Home
Goodreads Synopsis Dr. Jordan Chamberlain is a successful, beautiful, young medical examiner with the perfect husband, the perfect life, and perfect friends. Somewhat of a whiz, kid, she’s younger than most Medical Examiners and enjoys a bit of glamour whenever her forensic data is sent to trial. To an outside observer, Jordan has it all, … Continue reading Yellow River Pledge Review
For as long as I can remember, I have always wanted to visit/live in New York City. It sprang more from the era of Breakfast at Tiffany's than Sex and the City, but my desire to be there has always remained constant. I have yet to make it there, but I know one day I … Continue reading Emma in NYC!