These Violent Delights

These Violent Delights by Victoria Namkung: A Book Review

Title: These Violent Delights Author: Victoria Namkung Published: November 7th, 2017 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Obtained: Netgalley eARC Synopsis: Set in modern-day Los Angeles, a journalist interning at a literary magazine writes and publishes a story about how her high school teacher at her private school sexually abused her. What follows is a whirlwind of accusations against both the accused and…

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Goodreads Challenge Update 2017

Goodreads Challenge Update 2017

Happy Veterans Day! First and foremost, I want to wish everyone a Happy Veterans Day! Thank you to all of the veterans out there that have served. Your sacrifices are never forgotten, and today we celebrate you. So it’s a very chilly Saturday here, so staying indoors and in my comfy bed is imperative for me right now. So I…

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Little Fires Everywhere

I DNF’d Little Fires Everywhere

I Did the Unthinkable: I DNF’d Little Fires Everywhere During October, I attempted to listen to Celeste Ng’s extremely popular novel, Little Fires Everywhere. This was the book that everyone has been talking about, and was chosen for Reese Witherspoon’s book club. It’s not my normal type of book, but I don’t always stick to what I’m used to. I…

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Black-Eyed Susans

Black-Eyed Susans by Julia Heaberlin: A Book Review

Title: Black-Eyed Susans Author: Julia Heaberlin Published: August 11, 2015 Genre: Psychological Thriller Obtained: Thriftbooks Synopsis: “I am one of the four Black-Eyed Susans. The lucky one.” Tessa Cartwright was found nearly dead amid a scattering of bones in a Texas field. Despite having no memory of the event, she is the star witness in the trial against a black…

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Brotherhood of the World Award

A few days ago, Erin over at A Redhead’s Rambling nominated me for the Brotherhood of the World Award. This is my first ever nomination, and I couldn’t wait to get started on it! Erin has such an awesome blog that I love reading, so it’s such an honor to get this award from her! I’m only a little over two…

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Social Media

Hey all! I wanted to write a quick post focusing on my social media accounts. I’m new to this whole blogging thing, but in the two months that I’ve been blogging, I have felt like a welcome part of the book blogging community. I want to try to focus my efforts on my social media pages as well, and I…

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Halloween Illustrations

Happy Halloween!! This is, by far, my favorite holiday!! So I wanted to make sure I posted today and wished you all a happy and SAFE Halloween! Here is a list of all the Halloween-themed posts I did this month (just in case you missed them!) 13 Scariest Movies I’ve Ever Seen 13 Creepiest Places in New Jersey The Girl…

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The Girl Behind the Blog graphic

The Girl Behind the Blog: Read About What Makes Me… ME!

I’m new to blogging (I’ve been blogging for a little less than a month now) but I couldn’t be more thrilled about getting started! At times, I feel absolutely daunted by the task of sharing my thoughts on the world-wide web. But I’m seriously trying to overcome this fear and really dive in head first. I know there’s an About…

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