Hello, hello, hello!!!
Happy weekend, lovely people! It’s been a while since I posted something here but life has become more and more hectic due to the heavy workload. I’m back at working almost 12 hours a day and we had to work six days last week so not much time to engage at all. 😥
Despite the fact that I barely have time to hang around in the book community, there’s no way I’ll skip this amazing opportunity spreading the word about my latest favorite read, The Day He Went Away, by Jennifer Millikin, an incredibly talented author I’ve come to love ever since I read Good on Paper last year.
This book totally wrecked me but I still couldn’t recommend it enough. That being said, what are we waiting for? Let’s get this party started, shall we?
I believed I had my future all planned out.
College, track, friends, I mean, why wouldn’t I? I was a nineteen-year-old girl in college with a dream of being an Olympian that wasn’t too far within reach as a college top track star.
A jeep I could roll the windows down while the radio blasted as I sang off-key.
My own dorm that gifted me privacy from my two triplet brothers.
I had it all.
But just like many, I took it all for granted. That’s until my life turned upside down, and everything changed. I nearly became one more lost soul. Without the love of my family, friends, and a very charming soccer player, I would’ve truly lost myself in the process.
This is my story and how I began to see beyond what’s right in front of me.
Funny, all I had to do was open my eyes.
The only problem is time.
lived a life never truly paying attention to the world around me. I had my dad, my grams, and my soccer ball. I was perfectly fine with the way I lived life.
Why grow attached to things that can walk away?
That’s until I saw her.
The girl I never thought I would find–the one who made me see in a different perspective.
Oh, and how beautiful it is. (From: Goodreads)
Miss Fix-It—that’s me. And when my sister and nephew are in danger, it’s my natural instinct to step in and get them out of Boston. The girl with the plan, always.
We land at the Rowan Inn—a charming bed-and-breakfast on the shores of the Chesapeake. A sweet little haven we’re hoping will bring us the peace we so desperately need.
Instead, it brings us Jesse Rowan, the gruff and grumpy son of the original owners. The same guy who is single-handedly sinking the Inn faster than an anchor in the bay. But we need a place to crash until I can figure out our next move, so I convince him to let us stay in exchange for help around the place.
At first, he’s rude, sarcastic, and standoffish. But after a few months of working around the Inn together, I realize he’s not as callous as he’d like us to think. And I realize that maybe the Inn isn’t the only project I want to take on. He needs some fixing, too.
But the Inn has to be just a pitstop for us. And as long as we’re on the run, Jesse Rowan can’t be my final destination. (From: Goodreads)
Title: The Language of Cherries
Author: Jen Marie Hawkins
Publisher: Owl Hollow Press
Release Date: Feb. 11th, 2020 (MARK YOUR CALENDARS, Y’ALL!!!!!)
Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance
When Evie Perez is cut off from everything she loves and forced to move to Iceland for the summer, she takes her canvas and paintbrushes into the picturesque cherry orchard behind her guesthouse. She stains her lips with stolen cherries in the midnight sun and paints a boy she’s never met.
Oskar is startled to discover Evie in his family’s orchard, and even more surprised to see himself on her canvas. Too ashamed to reveal his stutter, he remains silent as Evie returns day after day to paint, spilling confessions she wouldn’t even tell her priest.
As Evie’s life back home unravels, Oskar wants to comfort her with words, but he knows he’s waited too long, so he uses music instead. But when it all comes to the surface, he knows that if Evie can’t forgive him for lying, he may never forgive himself for surviving.
Add the book to your Goodreads TBR and preorder now on Amazon!!
Hello, hello, hello!
As the weekend’s edging closer and closer, I’d like to share a lovely YA contemporary romance novel by Shani Petroff, Finding Mr. Better-Than-You, with you all. You can expect basic info about the book, the author, teasers, my review, and a giveaway for a chance to win a physical copy of this book. 🙂
Let’s get started, shall we?
Happy Sunday, everyone!
This year has been pretty amazing so far and I’m about to share with you a new book from Harlequin Books, which I’m beyond excited to work with, so I hope you’ll enjoy the following content. If you’re also a contemporary romance lover, you’re definitely familiar with all the romantic atmosphere and swoon-worthy moments in Paris, the city of Love, eh? Even if it’s just my imagination, I’d like to pretend you all agree with me. ❤
Anyways, today it’s all about a cute Christmas read from Rebecca Raisin’s The Little Paris Collection called The Little Bookshop on the Seine. You’ll find more info about the book, the author, an exclusive excerpt, and my review below so what are you waiting for?
It’s time for another book review & tour-wide giveaway! Today I have for you a new book alert, along with my review and an international giveaway. Interestingly, this is also the first time I feature a YA Suspense novel on my blog so I’m pretty excited to bring a new aspect in my little bookish corner. 🙂
Without further ado, let’s get this book release party started!
Bonjour, tout le monde !
I hope your 2020 is being fabulous so far! If not, I do have some book recommendations coming up in the rest of this week so stay tuned. 🙂 Today, I’d like to introduce another new release from one of my most favorite indie authors, whom I discovered last year, as well as offer you some sneak peeks/teasers/tour-wide giveaway as bonus content.
All right, before I start rambling, GLASS HALF FULL by Katia Rose is the one and only book love I’m gonna share with you. It’s not only the second installment in the Barflies series (which can be read as a standalone), but also the very first book I finished reading this year! Woohoo!! Hence, without further ado, let’s get started! ❤
Happy 2020, guys!!!
What better way to kickstart this beautiful, brand-new year than to share with you my recent favorite read? If you’ve been following around, then the book I’m going to recommend would be no stranger to you because I’ve been raving about it several times before. *wink* Have you guessed it?
*drum’s still rolling*
I hope you got it right! SO, THAT GOT WEIRD by Amelia Kingston is the book I’m referring to and you’re about to see why I adore the book so much and why you shouldn’t miss it. 😀
Are you ready? (Don’t worry, even if you aren’t remotely interested in the sound of the story, there’s still a giveaway by the end of my post for a chance to win 2 of Amelia’s recent releases and an Amazon giftcard. Seriously, with all these awesome stuff going on, what are you waiting for?)
Happy Sunday, everyone!
I hope you’re enjoying the last weekend of 2019 with your beloved family and friends, if not, I hope you’re at least cozying up with a cup of hot chocolate (with tiny marshmallows, YUM), a warm blanket, and a good book! As 2019 is edging closer to an end, I’d love to share some interesting knowledge about something I’ve always wanted/wished/been eyeing for and my job kinda made it possible earlier this year–you guess it–book subscription boxes!
If you’re a booklover or an avid reader like me, then I’m sure the concept of book subsciption boxes isn’t unfamiliar to you. I tried my very first box with Fairyloot back in February this year, and I was so grateful for all the chances to get more in the following months. The overall unboxing experience was quite unforgettable and I’ve got some of my all-time favorite items in these boxes as well.
Therefore, I decided to share the little knowledge I have about book boxes and what they are, how the whole bookish subscription business model works, down to the last details about experiencing the bookish unboxings in this post. I hope you’ll find my post as informative as I aim to let it be and hopefully, you’ll discover some new book box companies throughout the way! Enjoy & happy unboxing! 🙂