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Summer Vacation COYER Update: End of July

Summer Vacation COYER Update: End of July

The Summer Vacation Clean out your E-reads Challenge isĀ  hosted by Fantasy is More Fun, Because Reading & Books, Movies, Reviews! Oh My! When I first signed up for the COYER challenge in December, I had made a goal of reading 20 books. For this new challenge, I have pledged to read at least 30 […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

I only received two new books this week. I’m still struggling to find time to read and have stayed away from adding new books to my hold list. The good thing about these bookshots books, is that they are only about 150 pages long. So it only takes about an hour to knock one out. […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

There’s no new books for me this week. However, I have been trying to get all of the movies that are on our list for extra credit for one of my classes. So far, I’ve really enjoyed all of the movies I have never had any exposure to. Fortunately, there are several on the list […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

There’s not a whole lot of new books from the library this week. However, I managed to snag next month’s book club pick. So far I’ve really enjoyed almost every book we’ve had to read. So we’ll see how it goes. I also had two more Book Shots come in. Maybe they’ll work out as […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

There’s not a whole lot of new books from the library this week. However, the second of James Patterson’s book shots from my hold list has come in. I’m not sure if his book shots are meant to feature other authors, or if it’s meant to once again to be his co-authors. But this one […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

I know it’s been a while since I’ve really added books to my hold list. But this past week, I decided I needed to add some cozy mysteries into my reading rotation. So I scoured Netgalley for books that would look interesting and the books I picked up this week are the first books in […]

Netgalley Update

Netgalley Update

In September of last year, I finally decided to really try and see if I could get approved for Netgalley books. I had had my account for a year and up to that point, the few times I’d requested a book, I had been declined. But after slowly and sporadically adding reviews to my blog, […]