Book Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood

In A Dark, Dark Wood – Ruth Ware In a dark, dark wood Nora hasn’t seen Clare for ten years. Not since Nora walked out of school one day and never went back. There was a dark, dark house Until, out of the blue, an invitation to Clare’s hen do arrives. Is this a chanceContinue reading “Book Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood”

Weekend Reading Plans: Jan 7 2022

It has been freezing here all week long, with windchills of -40, but it is supposed to warm up to -15 which will be nice. My daughter has her first gymnastics class of the year tomorrow (as long as it isn’t cancelled before then), and is back at school on Monday so it seems likeContinue reading “Weekend Reading Plans: Jan 7 2022”

Historical Fiction Reading Challenge 2022

January. The time of year when I get overly enthusiastic about reading challenges that I may or may not complete by the end of the year. This one however, seems to be quite doable. Reading historical fiction? Great, sign me up! I love a bit of historical fiction. The Historical Fiction Reading Challenge is hostedContinue reading “Historical Fiction Reading Challenge 2022”

2022 Monthly Motif Reading Challenge

I always love the idea of reading challenges, and I’m forever signing up for them with the hope that I will actually stick with it. So here is one more for the list. Who know, maybe 2022 will be the year! The 2022 Monthly Motif Reading Challenge, hosted by GIRLxoxo. Each month there is aContinue reading “2022 Monthly Motif Reading Challenge”

Top Ten Tuesday: Anticipated Releases

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish and is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. The theme this week is most anticipated books releasing in the first half of 2022. It was incredibly hard to narrow this list down to just 10. There are so many books that are coming out this year thatContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Anticipated Releases”

January 2022 TBR

You may have noticed I took a not too brief hiatus from the blog to get myself over the Christmas/Winter hump. I found myself in a bit of a reading slump as well as lacking inspiration, and work always speeds up towards the end of the year, so I decided that a break was indeedContinue reading “January 2022 TBR”

Top Ten Tuesday: Pumpkins

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish and is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s prompt is online resources for books. However, I’m still very much feeling the Fall vibe, so I’ve decided to do ten books with Pumpkins on the cover. Pumpkin Heads – Rainbow Rowell Pumpkins & Poltergeists – NyxContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Pumpkins”

Fall Bucket List Book Tag

I was tagged in the Fall Bucket List Tag a few weeks ago by Koo Reviews. It was originally created by Read With Tiffany. Light A Scented Candle – a book that is light hearted Yours Truly is a cute romantic comedy about learning to be honest with yourself and others about what you trulyContinue reading “Fall Bucket List Book Tag”