Book Reviews

Review – Project 1065 By Alan Gratz

Projekt 1065: A Novel of World War II By Alan Gratz Publisher: Scholastic Press Infiltrate. Befriend. Sabotage. World War II is raging. Michael O'Shaunessey, originally from Ireland, now lives in Nazi Germany with his parents. Like the other boys in his school, Michael is a member of the Hitler Youth. But Michael has a secret.… Continue reading Review – Project 1065 By Alan Gratz

Book Haul

February 2017 Book Haul

I apologize for the late book haul post. One of my cats passed away last week and I have been having a hard time getting myself to work on the blog. I had him for 17 years and he was such a sweet boy. (I have included a picture of him below, if you would… Continue reading February 2017 Book Haul

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Early March 2017 (March 1st – 15th)

As I mentioned in my last post, I apologize for the lack of "upcoming releases" posts on here. But we have some great releases coming out, so be prepared for a great come-back post!     March 7th   Etched in Bone By Anne Bishop After a human uprising was brutally put down by the… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early March 2017 (March 1st – 15th)

Reading Wraps · Special Features

January 2017 Reading Wrap

Books I Finished   The Book Wench Gilmore Girls Reading Challenge   Read this month: 0/15 Total Read: 0/15   I know, I know. This is MY Challenge. How can I not have read any books for the challenge I started? I knew the other challenge had a lot more on the list to read… Continue reading January 2017 Reading Wrap

Book Haul

January 2017 Book Haul

A/N: I know February is underway, but I was feeling a bit peaky during these past few days (yay for colds and migraines ganging up on you at once). Next month will be much better in terms of promptness!     Welcome to my first monthly book haul post! I have seen other bloggers do… Continue reading January 2017 Book Haul

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late January 2017 (January 16th – 31st)

Sorry for the late-ish post! I was feeling dreadful yesterday and as soon as I got home from work, I went straight to sleep. Plus there are SO MANY books coming out over the next couple of weeks, it's insane!!!   Which books are you looking forward to?     January 17th   Carve the… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late January 2017 (January 16th – 31st)

Featured Favorites

My Favorite Books Read in 2016

I swear I wrote my post for my favorite 2015 books only yesterday; I can't believe it's already been a year! Like last year, I have had a great reading year. I read some really first rate books and am excited to share my favorites with you! (Note, this covers full-length books) First, the books… Continue reading My Favorite Books Read in 2016

Book Reviews

Review – The Book Jumper by Mechthild Gläser

The Book Jumper By Mechthild Gläser Amy Lennox doesn't know quite what to expect when she and her mother pick up and leave Germany for Scotland, heading to her mother's childhood home of Lennox House on the island of Stormsay.  Amy's grandmother, Lady Mairead, insists that Amy must read while she resides at Lennox House—but… Continue reading Review – The Book Jumper by Mechthild Gläser

Top 5 Wednesdays

Top 5 Wednesday – December 21st – Fictional Items You’d Give as Gifts

Hey all! I skipped last week's Top 5 Wednesday but I am back in full force this Wednesday! I was really looking forward to this topic. I hope you like my answers! In case you aren’t familiar with T5W, it’s this great community on Goodreads created by Youtube book blogger Gingerreadslainey and hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes. Every… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday – December 21st – Fictional Items You’d Give as Gifts

Upcoming Releases

Upcoming Releases – Late December 2016 – December 16th – 31st

Hey all! Welcome to 2016's final Upcoming Releases post! I hope you have enjoyed this feature and that it has helped you learn about upcoming books!   I look forward to telling you what's coming month-by-month next year! Have a wonderful and safe holiday season! xTheBookWench   A/N: All photos courtesy of barnesandnoble.com    … Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Late December 2016 – December 16th – 31st