If I Can’t Suspend Disbelief? Houston, We Have A Problem. Here There Are Monsters- An ARC Review

Here There are Monsters by Amelinda Berube started off as a very gripping story that just didn't follow through. I kept waiting for certain pieces to fall into place and they never did. Thank you to Source Books Fire and NetGalley for an ARC in exchange for an honest review. In order for a suspenseful …

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August 1st Update- Ready! Set! Go! Your Kick Ass Summer Reading Fling 2019! Gomez is SO up for this!

Memorial Day is just around the corner and you know what that means! Time to kick off the shoes, destress and lay by whatever your favorite body of water might be! Barbecue away and grab your favorite ice cold beverage of choice (keep it clean kids)! Some of you might even see me around- your …

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STACKING THE SHELVES!

  Sorry the boys can't be present in this week's Stacking the Shelves but their Agent is limiting my access to their use on the site. Wouldn't matter much anyway as they were up too late watching Game of Thrones last night and side eying me when Danny and Jon took flight.  For this episode …

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STACKING THE SHELVES! Featuring Gomez, Pavel and Liam on the Catwalk

Sorry this is late but WordPress is gonna WordPress. It ate my work. So take two. Diego? For this episode of Stacking the Shelves I bring you a couple library books from my ever growing library haul and one book that I received for my birthday last month! They also share the dubious distinction of …

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Five Star Arc Review: Out of Salem by Hal Schrieve

Non-binary (transsexual is the term utilized in the book due to being set in the 1990s) zombies, lesbian witches, lesbian Turkish-American witches and a Jewish African-American teacher make Out of Salem, the debut novel by Non-binary author Hal Schrieve, is not only intersectional in its representation but completely unique in the genre he chose to …

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Four Star Review: Nation of Beasts (Book 1: Lord of the Sabbath) By Mariana Palova

Nation of the Beasts is the first of a new four book series by Mariana Palova (all of which will be translated into English). Per the publisher, The Mage's Lantern/International Book Publishers Association: Originally published in Spanish, La Nación de las Bestias: El Señor del Sabbath enchanted Latin American readers, and now the first book of …

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Top Tuesday: Books/Series that Led Me to a Novel Life

I wanted to do a different spin on the Top <fill in the blank> Tuesday and so I came up with an idea. There was NO DOUBT that there was a landslide of Young Adult books that led me to start Novel Lives. I am not going to review or even attempt a mini-review of …

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