#IMWAYR

It’s Monday (June 18, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

Title: Crossing the Line

Author: Nikki Rose

Immediate Thoughts: Dark, fervid, and suspenseful!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: July 17, 2018

 

 

Title: Every Time You Go Away

Author: Beth Harbison

Immediate Thoughts: Encouraging, tender, and moving!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: July 25, 2018

 

 

Title: The Distiller’s Darling

Authors: Rebecca Norinne & Jamaila Brinkley

Immediate Thoughts: Adorable, romantic, and fun!

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: June 21, 2018

 

 

Title: Stand & Deliver

Authors: Rhenna Morgan

Immediate Thoughts: Dramatic, sensual, and ruggedly sexy!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: June 11, 2018

 

 

What I Read Last Week for the #20BooksofSummer Challenge:

 

Title: The Silent Girls

Author: Eric Rickstad

Immediate Thoughts: Dark, Gritty, and full of depravity!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: January 27, 2015

 

 

 

What I’m Currently Reading:

 

 

 

What I’m Reading Next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

 

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 17 (up 2)

 

 

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 922 (yikes!)

 

 

# of Books Read in the #20BooksofSummer Challenge: 4/20😊

 

 

#BookMail:

 
Thank you to Publishers Group Canada for:

                      

 

Thank you to Random House Canada for:

 

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up? How are your stats?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (June 11, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

Title: The Subway Girls

Author: Susie Orman Schnall

Immediate Thoughts: Charming, alluring, and lighthearted!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: July 10, 2018

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Paperback Review Copies):

 


Title: Dead IF You Don’t

Author: Peter James

Immediate Thoughts: Thrilling, action-packed, and twisty!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: July 3, 2018

 

 

Title: Deadly Secrets

Authors: Robert Bryndza

Immediate Thoughts: Ominous, intricate, and chilling!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: April 13, 2018

 

 

What I Read Last Week for the #20BooksofSummer Challenge:

 

Title: My Name Is Lucy Barton

Author: Elizabeth Strout

Immediate Thoughts: Pensive, emotional, and quietly impactful!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: January 12, 2016

 

 

Title: Map of the Heart

Author: Susan Wiggs

Immediate Thoughts: Captivating, heart-wrenching and touching!

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: August 22, 2017

 

 

What I’m Currently Reading:

 

                             

 

 

What I’m Reading Next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 15

 

 

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 921 (still too many!)

 

 

# of Books Read in the #20BooksofSummer Challenge: 3/20 😊

 

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up? How are your stats?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (June 4, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

Title: The Heat is On (Mercury Travel Club #2)

Author: Helen Bridgett

Immediate Thoughts: Warm, sassy, and delightfully entertaining!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: August 2, 2018

 

 

Title: Even Money (All in Duet #1)

Author: Alessandra Torre

Immediate Thoughts: Ominous, dramatic, and risqué!

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: June 4, 2018

 

 

Title: The Boyfriend Bracket

Authors: Kate Evangelista

Immediate Thoughts: A cute, heartwarming, first-love romance!

Rating: 7.5/10

Publication Date: June 19, 2018

 

 

Title: Mister Tonight

Author: Kendall Ryan

Immediate Thoughts: Sweet, funny, and charming!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: June 18, 2018

 

 

 Title: The Optimist

Author: Sophie Kipner

Immediate Thoughts: Unique, quirky, and laugh-out-loud funny!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: May 18, 2018

 

 

Title: Ashes to Ashes

Author: Rebecca Norinne

Immediate Thoughts: Angsty, dramatic, and romantic!

Rating: 7.5/10

Publication Date: December 13, 2017

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: Dear Mrs. Bird

Author: A.J. Pearce

Immediate Thoughts: Spirited, poignant, and moving!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: July 3, 2018

 

 

What I Read Last Week for the #20BooksofSummer Challenge:

 

Title: Beartown

Author: Fredrik Backman

Immediate Thoughts: Powerful, tragic, heart-wrenching and raw!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: April 25, 2017

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                             

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 16

 

 

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 923 ☹️

 

 

# of Books Read in the #20BooksofSummer Challenge: 1/20 😊

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up? How are your stats?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (May 28, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So I realized today that I have been so busy that my last #IMWAYR post was back on April 16, 2018! I can’t believe it, but hopefully I’ll be back on track now.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

Title: The Wright One (Wright Love Duet #2)

Author: K.A. Linde

Immediate Thoughts: A romantic, touching ending to Sutton and David’s story!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: May 29, 2018

 

 

Title: Game Players

Author: Anita Waller

Immediate Thoughts: Gritty, menacing, and meticulous!

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: May 18, 2018

 

 

Title: Miss Moonshine’s Emporium of Happy Endings

Authors: Mary Jayne Baker, Sophie Claire, Jacqui Cooper, Helena Fairfax, Kate Field, Melinda Hammond, Marie Laval, Helen Pollard

Immediate Thoughts: Lovely collection of short stories that are charming and heartwarming and each have a little magic in the form of Miss. Moonshine!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: May 18, 2018

 

Title: The Perfect Couple

Author: Elin Hilderbrand

Immediate Thoughts: A compelling, mysterious, perfect summer read!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: June 19, 2018

 

 

 Title: Down with Love (Love Wars #1)

Author: Kate Meader

Immediate Thoughts: Witty, seductive, and wickedly entertaining!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: August 7, 2018

 

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                             

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 17

 

 

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 922 ☹️

 

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (April 16, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

Title: The Things We Need to Say

Author: Rachel Burton

Immediate Thoughts: Heart wrenching, touching, and undeniably affecting.

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: May 11, 2018

 

 

Title: The Broken Girls

Author: Simone St. James

Immediate Thoughts: Haunting, intriguing, and mystical!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: March 20, 2018

 

 

Title: The High Tide Club

Author: Mary Kay Andrews

Immediate Thoughts: Mysterious, sentimental, and uplifting!

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: May 8, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: Tubing

Author: K.A. McKeagney

Immediate Thoughts: Ominous, erotic, and gritty!

Rating: 7.5/10

Publication Date: May 31, 2018

 

 

 Title: The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh

Author: Stephanie Laurens

Immediate Thoughts: Intriguing, authentic, and romantic!

Rating: 7/10

Publication Date: April 24, 2018

 

 

Title: Mornings on Main

Author: Jodi Thomas

Immediate Thoughts: Sweet, comforting, and charming!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: April 10, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Off My TBR ):

 

Title: Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Author: Becky Albertalli

Immediate Thoughts: Incredibly sweet, funny, and romantic even while dealing with important issues like bullying, sexuality, and general teen angst. Loved it.

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: April 7, 2015

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                                        

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Read This Week: 3

# of Physical ARCs Read This Week: 3

# of Books Read off my Goodreads TBR This Week: 1

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 16

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 895 (up another 2 ☹️)

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (April 9, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

 Title: The Husband Hour

Author: Jamie Brenner

Immediate Thoughts: Absorbing, poignant, and incredibly moving!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: April 24, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: Dead Girl Running

Author: Christina Dodd

Immediate Thoughts: Menacing, twisty, and complex!

Rating: 7.5/10

Publication Date: April 24, 2018

 

 

 Title: The Greek Escape

Author: Karen Swan

Immediate Thoughts: Absorbing, romantic, and mysterious!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: May 8, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Off My TBR ):

 

Title: Unraveling Oliver

Author: Liz Nugent

Immediate Thoughts: A dark and intriguing character-driven thriller!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: August 22, 2017

 

 

Title: Something Borrowed

Author: Louisa George

Immediate Thoughts: Humorous, charming, and lighthearted!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: July 3, 2016

 

 

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                                       

 

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Read This Week: 1

# of Physical ARCs Read This Week: 2

# of Books Read off my Goodreads TBR This Week: 2

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 18

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 893 (up another 7 ☹️)

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (April 2, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 


 Title: The First Family

Author: Michael Palmer & Daniel Palmer

Immediate Thoughts: An entertaining, action-packed medical thriller!

Rating: 7.5/10

Publication Date: April 17, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: Bellewether

Author: Susanna Kearsley

Immediate Thoughts: Powerful, moving, and incredibly fascinating!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: April 24, 2018

 

 

 Title: The Cursed Wife

Author: Pamela Hartshorne

Immediate Thoughts: An intriguingly dark, historical thriller about two women whose lives are consumed by secrets, deception, and jealousy!

Rating: 7.5/10

Publication Date: April 19, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Off My TBR ):

 

Title: The Hating Game

Author: Sally Thorne

Immediate Thoughts: Romantic, dreamy, and laugh-out loud funny!

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: August 9, 2016

 

 

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                                        

 

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Read This Week: 1

# of Physical ARCs Read This Week: 2

# of Books Read off my Goodreads TBR This Week: 1

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 15

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 886 (yikes up another 5)

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (March 26, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

 

So here is what I just read, am reading, and what I plan to read next:

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

 Title: Hooked On You

Author: Kate Meader

Immediate Thoughts: A sweet, romantic end to a wonderful series!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: May 29, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: The Good Liar

Author: Catherine McKenzie

Immediate Thoughts: Suspenseful and extremely twisty!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: April 3, 2018

 

 

 Title: Before and Again

Author: Barbara Delinsky

Immediate Thoughts: An emotional, heartfelt tale about forgiving one’s self and finding happiness after suffering an incredible loss.

Rating: 7/10

Publication Date: June 26, 2018

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Off My TBR ):

 

Title: Wake

Author: Anna Hope

Immediate Thoughts: A powerful and incredible moving tale that highlights the devastating loss and crippling effects of The Great War on the people of Britain.

Rating: 10/10

Publication Date: February 11, 2014

 

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                                       

 

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Read This Week: 1

# of Physical ARCs Read This Week: 2

# of Books Read off my Goodreads TBR This Week: 1

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 15

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 881 (up 4)

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (March 19, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

Last week was a pretty good week of reading and even though I didn’t read any e-book ARCs last week, I did get a chance to read some of the book mail I’ve received. So here goes…

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: Tangerine

Author: Christine Mangan

Immediate Thoughts: Chilling, sinister, and Incredibly atmospheric.

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: March 20, 2018

 

 

 Title: Find Me

Author: J. S. Monroe

Immediate Thoughts: Gritty, dark, and disturbing! A twisty novel that’s exceptionally creepy.

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: January 16, 2018

 

 

Title: The Italian Party

Author: Christina Lynch

Immediate Thoughts: A fascinating, atmospheric, and darkly comical novel that takes you back to 1950s Italy when communism was still rampant and spies were everywhere.

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: March 20, 2018

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Off My TBR ):

 

Title: One of Us is Lying

Author: Karen M. McManus

Immediate Thoughts: Well written, young adult whodunnit that focuses on all the social issues facing teens today.

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: May 30, 2017

 

Title: Without Merit

Author: Colleen Hoover

Immediate Thoughts: A powerful, moving, emotional novel that tackles issues such as mental disease, depression, and mixed families.

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: October 3, 2017

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                                        

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Read This Week: 0

# of Physical ARCs Read This Week: 3

# of Books Read off my Goodreads TBR This Week: 2

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 16

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 877

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

It’s Monday (March 12, 2018)!
What Are You Reading! #IMWAYR

 

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate is a weekly post to share what you’ve recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading this upcoming week.

I got way too many books read this week, in fact I almost felt burnt out at the end. So hopefully this week I can read at a more leisurely pace.

 

What I Read Last Week (Ebook ARCs):

 

Title: The Vintner’s Vixen

Author: Rebecca Norinne, Jamaila Brinkley

Immediate Thoughts: Sweet and romantic with endearing characters. Great way to start a new series!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: March 14, 2018

 

 

Title: Unmasked

Author: Stefanie London

Immediate Thoughts: Enticing, salacious, and hands down one of the sexiest fairytale I’ve ever read!

Rating: 9/10

Publication Date: April 1, 2018

 

 

Title: Manhattan Millionaire’s Cinderella

Author: Sun Chara

Immediate Thoughts: Great premise, although a little too short which made the plot a little jumpy.

Rating: 6/10

Publication Date: October 7, 2013

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Physical ARCs):

 

Title: Such Dark Things

Author: Courtney Evan Tate

Immediate Thoughts: Dark, twisty, and suspenseful!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: March 20, 2018                   

 

 

 Title: On A Beautiful Day

Author: Lucy Diamond

Immediate Thoughts: Heartwarming tale about friendship and living life to the fullest!

Rating: 8.5/10

Publication Date: March 9, 2018         

 

 

 

What I Read Last Week (Off My TBR ):

 

 Title: The Woman in the Window

Author: A. J. Finn

Immediate Thoughts: Taut and intense with some clever surprises!

Rating: 8/10

Publication Date: January 2, 2018   

 

 

 

What I’m currently reading:

 

                                       
 

 

 

What I’m reading next:

 

                                

 

 

Current Stats:

# of NetGalley ARCs Read This Week: 1

# of Physical ARCs Read This Week: 2

# of Books Read off my Goodreads TBR This Week: 1

# of NetGalley ARCs Outstanding: 16

# of Publisher/Author Books Outstanding: 26

# of Books Still on my Goodreads TBR List: 877

 

Have you read any of my upcoming reads? What do you have coming up?

Happy Reading!

%d bloggers like this: