Oct 182019
 


Hosted by McGruffy’s Reader and 15 and Meowing

This week’s Fill-Ins:

  1. _____________________ makes me nervous.
  2. I should get rid of ____________, but I can’t because ________________.
  3. My ideal home would include _________.
  4. You would not find _________ in my ideal home.

My answers:

  1. Being of Italian decent and a Mother/Nana, most things makes me nervous.

  2. I should get rid of some of my TBR books that have been on my shelves for years, but I can’t because I tell myself I will read them one day.

  3. My ideal home would include a cozy reading library with floor to ceiling built in bookcases.

  4. You would not find some of my furniture I have now in my ideal home.

Oct 142019
 


Mailbox Monday

According to Marcia, “Mailbox Monday is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came into their house last week. Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists.

Click on title for synopsis via GoodReads.

Monday:
THE LAST SCOOP by R.G. Belsky ~ ARC from Oceanview Publishing
Tuesday:
A CRUEL DECEPTION by Charles Todd ~ HC from William Morrow Books

Oct 112019
 


Hosted by McGruffy’s Reader and 15 and Meowing

This week’s Fill-Ins:

  1. __________________ is tasty.
  2. If I was going to a Halloween party, I would go as _____________________.
  3. If everything goes according to plan, _________.
  4. _________ is the spookiest thing I have ever experienced.

My answers:

  1. Anything with chocolate is tasty.

  2. If I was going to a Halloween party, I would go as a book.

  3. If everything goes according to plan, I won’t open the bags of candy before Halloween (but I’m sure that won’t happen 🙂.

  4. Castle Of Terror, a ride that was an attraction at a local amusement park that has since closed is the spookiest thing I have ever experienced.

Oct 072019
 


Mailbox Monday

According to Marcia, “Mailbox Monday is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came into their house last week. Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists.

Click on title for synopsis via GoodReads.

Sunday:
THE FURIES by Katie Lowe ~ eBook from St. Martin’s Press via NetGalley
Monday:
I WILL MAKE YOU PAY by Teresa Driscoll ~ eBook from Amazon Publishing via NetGalley
MIND GAMES by Darcia Helle, Charles Salzberg and others ~ eBook from Authors
HER MOTHER’S LIES by Rona Halsall ~ eBook from Bookouture via NetGalley
THE LAST WIFE by Nicola Marsh ~ eBook from Bookouture via NetGalley
Wednesday:
CHASING SYMMETRY by Tempeste Blake ~ eBook from Author
SMOKE SCREEN by Terri Blackstock ~ ARC print from Thomas Nelson/HQN
INVISIBLE AS AIR by Zoe Fishman ~ TPB from Harper Collins
Friday:
UNDER LYING by Jamelle Harris ~ eBook from Amazon Prime
DEAD GIRL RUNNING by Christina Dodd ~ TPB from Harlequin
WHAT DOESN’T KILL HER by Christina Dodd ~ TPB from Harlequin
STRANGERS SHE KNOWS by Christina Dodd ~ TPB from Harlequin
DARLING ROSE GOLD by Stephanie Wrobel ~ eBook from Berkley Publishing via NetGalley
Saturday:
DEAD SILENCE by Wendy Corsi Staub ~ PB from Harlequin Books win via GoodReads

Oct 042019
 


Hosted by McGruffy’s Reader and 15 and Meowing

This week’s Fill-Ins:

  1. October is the perfect month for __________________.
  2. The most recent purchase I made online was __________________.
  3. If I turned invisible for a day, _________.
  4. _________ has gotten me in trouble in the past.

My answers:

  1. October is the perfect month for me to start my marathon of cooking different soups in very large batches for us and my son and his gf to freeze for the winter..

  2. The most recent purchase I made online was presents for my granddaughter who is turning 3.

  3. If I turned invisible for a day, I would visit 2 of neighbors to see what exactly is going on there.

  4. I can be a softie and it has gotten me in trouble in the past.