Book: Pancakes in Paris: Living the American Dream in Paris Author: Craig Carlson Date of Publication: September 6, 2016 Publisher: Sourcebooks Genre: autobiography, memoir, nonfiction Source: NetGalley & publisher Pages: 320 Rating: 4/5 beans Short Summary: Paris was practically perfect… Craig Carlson was the last person anyone would expect to open an American diner in… Continue reading Review: Pancakes in Paris: Living the American Dream in Paris byCraig Carlson ~~ His Dreams Became Reality
As an uplifter to what I didn’t read last year (don’t hate me) I bringing on a list of books that I did read last year that I absolutely LOVED!! I’m aiming for books that weren’t considered ‘big releases’, although let’s be honest whenever an author releases a book it’s like letting a child go… Continue reading In Contrary to Last Week…Look What I Found!!
Book: Papa: My Extraordinary Life While Hiding in Plain Sight Author: John Murray Date of Publication: September 15, 2015 Publisher: Archway Publishing Genre: autobiography, memoir, nonfiction Source: publisher Pages: 326 Rating: 3.5/5 beans Short Summary: Who’d have thought a bright, but fairly ordinary young man from middle class America who got just above average grades,… Continue reading Review: Code Name: Papa: My Extraordinary Life While Hiding in Plain Sight ~~ Jason Borne Exists!!
In No particular order, these are some of the books that came out in 2016 that I did not get the chance to read (which I feel terrible about…because why can’t I read all of the books in the world damn it!!) although I do believe I set a new personal record and nearly 100… Continue reading I Tried 2016…But I Didn’t Get Them All In
Book: A List of Cages Author: Robin Roe Date of Publication: January 10, 2017 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Genre: ya, fiction, contemporary Source: NetGalley/publisher Pages: 320 Rating: 5/5 Beans Short Summary: When Adam Blake lands the best elective ever in his senior year, serving as an aide to the school psychologist, he thinks he’s got it made.… Continue reading Review: A List of Cages by Robin Roe ~~ Heart-Wrenching and Hopeful
Alright, so I didn’t do this last year and I sort of wish that I had. but I wanted to make a list of things that I want to do this year that are BOOK related. I mean there are a few other things that I’m hoping to do but most of them are book… Continue reading 2017 Goals and Ambitions
2016 was a great year for books, but I can’t lie about just how excited I am for some of the books that are coming out this year. I’m not always the best at reading books as soon as they are out, but that is one of the things that I am going to be… Continue reading I’m Excited for 2017…Especially Books!!!