Recent Reads, Both Great and Good ~ Part 1

I have not been very faithful of late, dear reader. Since September 1st, I joined a boot camp program at my local gym. I can’t begin to express how much this has changed and improved my life. Since then I’ve lost over 30 pounds and have participated in my first 5k. What a way to […]

Hufflepuff Pride ~ My Response to The Goblet of Fire

The Goblet of Fire brought us to and then past the halfway point of the Harry Potter Readalong Shelia at Book Journey is hosting. Reading this book was quite an experience for me. My feelings about the book and my desire to read it waxed and waned and then I couldn’t put it down to […]

Thoughts on The Prisoner of Azkaban

We are almost officially halfway through Shelia’s Harry Potter Readalong. I finished up The Prisoner of Azkaban just before the holidays. I loved it. Thanks again so much for prompting me to read this series, Shelia! From here one out this post will be full of spoilers. In case I’m not the last person on earth […]

The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. As someone who has enjoyed (The Casual Vacancy) and downright devoured (The […]

The Cuckoo’s Calling

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith Published by: Little, Brown & Company Published on: April 30, 2013 Page Count: 455 Genre: Mystery My Reading Format: Audiobook review copy provided to me by Hachette Audio for consideration Audiobook Published by: Hachette Audio Narrator: Robert Glenister Audiobook Length: 15 hours 54 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and […]

#484 ~ The Casual Vacancy

The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling Published by: Little, Brown, & Company Published on: September 27, 2012 Page Count: 503 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Both purchased Hardcover and Audiobook review copy sent to me for consideration Audiobook Published By: Hachette Audio Narrator: Tom Hollander Audiobook Length: 17 hours 55 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, […]