Review: All Broke Down by Cora Carmack

20525621All Broke Down (Rusk University #2) by Cora Carmack
Publication Date:
October 28th 2014 by William Morrow Paperbacks
Rating: 4 Stars
Genre:
New Adult, Contemporary, Romance, Sports – American Football
Find:
Goodreads| Amazon
Goodreads Summary
Dylan fights for lost causes. Probably because she used to be one.

Environmental issues, civil rights, corrupt corporations, and politicians you name it, she’s probably been involved in a protest. When her latest cause lands her in jail overnight, she meets Silas Moore. He’s in for a different kind of fighting. And though he’s arrogant and infuriating, she can’t help being fascinated with him. Yet another lost cause.

Continue reading

Advertisements

Waiting on Wednesday: Children of Blood and Bone

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spinethat spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

34728667This week I am waiting on
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Publication Date: March 6th 2018

Goodreads Summary
Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zelie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls.

But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a ruthless king, maji were targeted and killed, leaving Zélie without a mother and her people without hope.

Continue reading

Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Autumn To Read Pile

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish where we get a new topic for a top 10 list.

I’ve all but given up trying to set a monthly tbr pile because I never stick to them. However, if there’s one thing I am determined to do, it’s to narrow down the list of books that I own and remain unread. I wrote out a list of them a few months ago and I’m not going to lie it looks grim. So many books are gathering dust on my shelf so I’m hoping I can tick off a few more by the end of the year. Here are the ten books that I plan on reading this autumn.

Continue reading

Waiting on Wednesday: A Conspiracy of Stars

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

34848207This week I am waiting on
A Conspiracy of Stars by Olivia A. Cole

Publication Date: January 2nd 2018

Goodreads Summary
Octavia has only ever had one goal: to follow in the footsteps of her parents and become a prestigious whitecoat, one of the scientists who study the natural wonders of Faloiv. The secrets of the jungle’s exotic plants and animals are protected fiercely in the labs by the Council of N’Terra, so when the rules suddenly change, allowing students inside, Octavia should be overjoyed.

Continue reading

Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Books Published 5+ Years Ago

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish where we get a new topic for a top 10 list.

This week takes us back to the past, where we look at the books we read that were published a while back. This topic is again a stark reminder of how time flies and I couldn’t believe how old some of these books are. Here are the books I love that were published at least 5 years ago.

Continue reading

Guest Post: Our Story Begins by Elissa Brent Weissman

CLEARANCE(1)

I am so happy to have Elissa Brent Weissman on the blog today. It’s hard to know where to start when it comes to writing your own story, so Elissa has kindle provided ten books to read when searching for inspiration for your own book. Continue reading

Review: All Lined Up by Cora Carmack

18901099All Lined Up (Rusk University #1) by Cora Carmack
Publication Date:
May 13th 2014 by Harper Collins Publishers
Rating: 3.5 Stars
Genre:
New Adult, Romance, Contemporary, Sports – American Football
Find:
Goodreads | Amazon
Goodreads Summary
In Texas, two things are cherished above all else—football and gossip. My life has always been ruled by both.

Dallas Cole loathes football. That’s what happens when you spend your whole childhood coming in second to a sport. College is her time to step out of the bleachers, and put the playing field (and the players) in her past.

Continue reading