Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel

Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel

Giant freaking robot. Hell yeah! I love a good science fiction with pretty much any sub-genre. While this wasn’t anything that blew my mind, Sleeping Giants is still a good sci-fi political thriller. It does have a bit of a rough start and takes a little while to get going. The majority of the book […]

April 27, 2016 | Christy | 18 Comments
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Ask Me How I Got Here by Christine Heppermann

Ask Me How I Got Here by Christine Heppermann

Gorgeous! I’m not one to seek out books written in verse. Actually, I’ll usually skip them. However, I couldn’t resist Ask Me How I Got Here after reading the description. I absolutely loved it! Unlike Christine Heppermann, I’m not great with words, so it’s hard to explain something so moving. It’s interesting how someone can […]

April 24, 2016 | Christy | 29 Comments
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Sunday Post #172 (4/24/16) – Just Let Me Be Lazy

Sunday Post #172 (4/24/16) – Just Let Me Be Lazy

The Sunday Post is hosted by Kimba Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Whew! I made it through the hectic week! I seriously just want to veg out and do nothing. Plus, my internet was being super wonky all week, so that was a pain to deal with. Now it’s super duper speedy, though. I read Admiral by […]

April 23, 2016 | Christy | 33 Comments
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Return of the Bad Boy by Jessica Lemmon

Return of the Bad Boy by Jessica Lemmon

Finally! I was hoping for Gloria and Asher’s story as soon as they appeared in the first Second Chance book, so I’m a happy girl! Return of the Bad Boy did not disappoint. Oh boy, have these two gone round and round for a while now. Their story was perfect for the finale, because we […]

April 20, 2016 | Christy | 17 Comments
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Down with the Shine by Kate Karyus Quinn

Down with the Shine by Kate Karyus Quinn

So freaking good! Ever since I read Quinn’s debut novel, I go into each one completely blind. I don’t even read the blurb, knowing nothing about them. All I do is see her name on the cover and dive-in, trusting I’m going to have a great experience. And I certainly did with Down with the […]

April 17, 2016 | Christy | 28 Comments
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Sunday Post #171 (4/17/16) – In Need of Zen

Sunday Post #171 (4/17/16) – In Need of Zen

The Sunday Post is hosted by Kimba Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Stressful! That’s what this week was. I suspect it will be more of the same next week. Wine. I needs lots of wine. Surprisingly, the insurance company for my son’s accident isn’t the cause. They’re actually really good and fast, and are paying a lot […]

April 16, 2016 | Christy | 32 Comments
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Moon Called by Patricia Briggs

Moon Called by Patricia Briggs

I’m excited to finally start the Mercy Thompson series! Moon Called was a fantastic introduction to this world and its vast set of marvelous characters. I’m 100% sold, and have no doubt I’ll eagerly stick with Mercy until the end. The first book or two in the urban fantasy genre have a tendency to be […]

April 13, 2016 | Christy | 25 Comments
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The Raft by Fred Strydom

The Raft by Fred Strydom

Well, that was a trip! The Raft was so not what I was expecting. I mean, I’ve read a ton of books in the dystopian genre, but this was very different. In a good, thought-provoking way, for sure. Fluff, it is not. There’s a lot of wondering what the hell is going on in the […]

April 10, 2016 | Christy | 27 Comments
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Sunday Post #170 (4/10/16) – Ugh

Sunday Post #170 (4/10/16) – Ugh

The Sunday Post is hosted by Kimba Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Ugh. That’s pretty much all I want to say about this week. At least the end of it anyway. Let’s just say that rain + my son driving = totaled vehicle. Not cool. He’s perfectly fine, though. Now it’s time to deal with lovely insurance […]

April 9, 2016 | Christy | 46 Comments
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