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It’s Monday: What Am I Reading?

Welp. It’s Monday again. That means the weekend is officially over. Which makes me sad. I didn’t do a lot this weekend, but I got a lot of little stuff done that I needed to. Like yard work. And reading. And THE WALKING DEAD CAME BACK OMG! Sorry. The Walking Dead is definitely one of my favorite shows on TV…

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Final Girls by Riley Sager: A Book Review

Title: Final Girls Author: Riley Sager Published: July 11, 2017 Genre: Thriller, Horror Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: Quincy Carpenter took a weekend getaway with a few friends and came back alone after a murder spree left five of her friends dead. From then on, she becomes part of a club called the Final Girls, one of three members. Ten years…

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Halloween Tag! (Non-Bookish)

Hey All!! Halloween is fast approaching, and I’m really getting into the spirit this year! Not that I haven’t any other year, but it’s my first Halloween with my blog and I want to decorate it appropriately! I saw this non-bookish tag first on Heather’s blog, The Sassy Book Geek. Check out her blog! This tag was originally created by…

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The Girl with the Green Ribbon

So it’s almost Halloween, and I’d like to discuss a little known story I was read as a child that I still think about to this day. Seriously. It has stayed with me for over 20 years. It’s called The Girl with the Green Ribbon and it was included in the compilation book In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories.…

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The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve: A Book Review

Title: The Stars Are Fire Author: Anita Shreve Published: May 2, 2017 Genre: Historical Fiction Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: It’s October 1947. After a summer-long drought, a fire breaks out along the coast of Maine, displacing hundreds of families and killing so many. Grace Holland is left to fend for herself and her two children while her husband volunteers to…

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Dark Places: Book VS Film

Whenever a book is made into a movie, I’m always the first in line to see it. I TRY to make sure to read the book first if I haven’t, but that’s usually a non-issue. I love to read, so chances are I’ve already read the book before the movie even decides to come out. In this case, I read…

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The House on Foster Hill by Jaime Jo Wright: A Book Review

Title: The House on Foster Hill Author: Jaime Jo Wright Publish Date: December 5, 2017 Genre: Christian, Mystery & Thrillers Obtained: Netgalley eARC Synopsis: Kaine Prescott has lived through the traumatic death of her husband, which she believes was a murder. She’s even been stalked by a man she believes is her husband’s killer. She decides to get away from…

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Too Many Books! Is There Such a Thing?

You know how some girls can’t stop buying shoes? That’s like me. But with books. I have too many books! I spent a ridiculously small amount of money on books yesterday, but I have quite a few reads that I’ve already tried to commit to by the end of October. Can I do it??

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13 Creepiest Places in New Jersey

You’ll soon discover one thing about me: I am a Jersey Girl through and through. Summers are meant to be spent at the Jersey Shore (South Seaside Park for me!), diners are a dime a dozen and should be experienced at 3AM, and the amount of history here is breathtaking. From the early days of the Revolutionary War, New Jersey…

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The Lying Game

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware: A Book Review

Title: The Lying Game Author: Ruth Ware Published: July 25, 2017 Genre: Thriller Obtained: Public Library Synopsis: A bone is discovered by a woman along the beaches of Salten, an idyllic English town, and this discovery sets in motion events that will change this town forever. A little while later, Kate texts her old friends from school, just three little…

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