Month: September 2021

ARC Review:  The Corpse Queen by Heather Herrman

ARC Review: The Corpse Queen by Heather Herrman

Synopsis: In this dark and twisty feminist historical thriller, a teenage girl starts a new life as a grave robber but quickly becomes entangled in a murderer’s plans. Soon after her best friend Kitty mysteriously dies, orphaned seventeen-year-old Molly Green is sent away to live with her “aunt.” With no relations that she knows of, […]

Posted September 14, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Weekly Wrap-Up #32

Once again I’ll be linking this up with the Sunday Post (hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer). Well, fortunately after the last couple of weeks I’d had, this one got to start out with an extra long weekend and Monday as a day off. I unfortunately seemed to have picked up stupid vertigo again, so didn’t […]

Posted September 12, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Weekly Wrap Up / 28 Comments
Review:  So Many Beginnings (Remixed Classics #2) by Bethany C. Morrow

Review: So Many Beginnings (Remixed Classics #2) by Bethany C. Morrow

Synopsis: Four young Black sisters come of age during the American Civil War in So Many Beginnings, a warm and powerful YA remix of the classic novel Little Women by national bestselling author Bethany C. Morrow.  North Carolina, 1863. As the American Civil War rages on, the Freedmen’s Colony of Roanoke Island is blossoming, a haven for the recently […]

Posted September 7, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments

Blog Tour Author Interview with Giveaway: Renovated by Nikki Kiley

Title: Renovated: A Workplace RomanceAuthor: Nikki KileyPublication date: August 5th, 2021Genres: Adult, Contemporary, Romance Synopsis: They’ve been hired to remodel a mansion. Will they end up getting a room? Marisa Sanchez has grand designs for her future. After taking over her grandfather’s construction firm, the successful vlogger and civil engineer is about to take the […]

Posted September 6, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, giveaway, Review / 6 Comments

Weekly Wrap-Up #31

Once again I’ll be linking this up with the Sunday Post (hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer). This week pretty much sucked again. I still am not happy with my job, it’s not getting any better. I’m not getting to be a librarian still. Shall we keep track of how many days I either almost cried […]

Posted September 5, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Weekly Wrap Up / 28 Comments
ARC Review:  The Bones of Ruin by Sarah Raughley

ARC Review: The Bones of Ruin by Sarah Raughley

Synopsis: An African tightrope walker who can’t die gets embroiled in a secret society’s deadly gladiatorial tournament in this thrilling historical fantasy set in an alternate 1880s London, perfect for fans of The Last Magician and The Gilded Wolves. As an African tightrope dancer in Victorian London, Iris is used to being strange. She is certainly a strange […]

Posted September 4, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments