Author: Jess C.

BOOK REVIEW: Home Girl by Alex Wheatle

BOOK REVIEW: Home Girl by Alex Wheatle

This book appealed to me on so many different levels. First, the description itself got me interested. But being a foster parent I’ve become more and more interested in stories telling the tale of both those in care and their carers. So when I got the notification I’d won a free ARC through Library Thing’s […]

Posted February 11, 2020 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments
January 2020 Wrap-Up

January 2020 Wrap-Up

Some of my favorite posts to read on other blogs are the monthly wrap ups so I’m excited to actually do one here! (Any feedback or suggestions on how I can improve these over the next few months would definitely be appreciated!) One of my goals for 2020 is to post more consistently…I didn’t really […]

Posted February 10, 2020 by Jess C. in Wrap-up / 0 Comments
BOOK REVIEW: Dragon Connection by Ava Richardson

BOOK REVIEW: Dragon Connection by Ava Richardson

I haven’t read a whole lot of fantasy lately and I was feeling nostalgic for a good ol’ Dragon tale. When I stumbled upon Dragon Connection by Ava Richardson, I didn’t just find one such tale, but discovered an entire series I’m going to need to get caught up on!! The Story:  Dragon Connection tells […]

Posted January 30, 2020 by Jess C. in book reviews / 2 Comments
BOOK REVIEW: The Socialite by J’nell Ciesielski

BOOK REVIEW: The Socialite by J’nell Ciesielski

So I was browsing NetGalley and had been in a historical fiction kind of mood when I saw the cover for The Socialite by J’nell Ciesielski. I don’t know what it was, but I fell in love with that cover and knew I’d be requesting it no matter what it was about! (This is a […]

Posted January 28, 2020 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments
First Lines Friday – January 17, 2020

First Lines Friday – January 17, 2020

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?  If you want to make your own post, feel free to use or edit the banner above, and follow the rules […]

Posted January 17, 2020 by Jess C. in First Lines Fridays / 1 Comment
BOOK REVIEW: God of Manna by Daeus Lamb

BOOK REVIEW: God of Manna by Daeus Lamb

I’ve had God of Manna book on my TBR for a really long time now. I started to read it right after receiving it, but I wasn’t really in the mood for a book I had to put much thought into… Now I kinda wish I’d given it a chance because I ended up really […]

Posted January 14, 2020 by Jess C. in book reviews / 2 Comments