Reviews

Book Review: The Cardinal’s Court (Cora Harrison) @TheHistoryPress

Thank you to the publisher (Trafalgar Square Publishing imprint, The History Press) via Netgalley for the ARC in exchange for an honest review. This book will be released July 1, 2017. The Cardinal's Court brings together two of my favourite things; Tudor England and a good old fashioned murder mystery. Set in 1522 at Hampton Court,… Continue reading Book Review: The Cardinal’s Court (Cora Harrison) @TheHistoryPress

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start #TTT

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by the ladies at The Broke and The Bookish.  Each week a new topic is posted and bloggers (like me) are encouraged to participate. This week’s topic is series I've been meaning to start. Looking at my Goodreads last week, I didn't realize I had so… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start #TTT

Author Q & A

Chatting With Rebekah Louise, Author of Love, Life & Dreams @RebekahBe4

I am thrilled to welcome Rebekah Louise, author of Love, Life & Dreams: A Cocktail of 5 Short Stories to This Mom Reads today! I recently reviewed Rebekah's book (you can read my review here ) and recommend it if you are looking for a new summer read!     A brief synopsis: Love, Life & Dreams is a… Continue reading Chatting With Rebekah Louise, Author of Love, Life & Dreams @RebekahBe4

Reviews

Book Review: Alphonse (Carl Sever) @GoSparkPress

Thank you to the publisher, Sparkpress (via Netgalley) for the ARC in exchange for an honest review. Alphonse will be released June 27, 2017. What an emotional powerhouse. This one was a heavy, but completely satisfying read. If this debut is any indication, I cannot wait for Carl Sever's next book! Alphonse is the protagonist of… Continue reading Book Review: Alphonse (Carl Sever) @GoSparkPress

#IMWAYR

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #IMWAYR

It's Monday! What Are You Reading? Is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you're currently reading and what you plan on reading this week. It's hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate. What I Read Last Week: The Women in the Castle, Jessica Shattuck  I loved this one! Set in the aftermath… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #IMWAYR

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Book Review: The Women In The Castle (Jessica Shattuck) @WmMorrowBks @jessicashattuck

The Women In the Castle was such a unique read. Jessica Shattuck takes a subject so often written about (World War Two), and gives it a fresh perspective through the stories of three unlikely narrators - German war widows struggling to survive in the aftermath of the war. The Women In the Castle tells the story of… Continue reading Book Review: The Women In The Castle (Jessica Shattuck) @WmMorrowBks @jessicashattuck