Month: June 2015

One Good Egg by Suzy Becker

Posted June 15, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 13 Comments

One Good Egg: An Illustrated Memoir by Suzy Becker Review by Lauren Source: copy from library; all opinions are my own Official Summary: For the first twenty-three years of her life, Suzy Becker was sure she would have at least two babies. Then it took another fifteen years to decide to go ahead and have […]

Favorite Color Swap Reveal!

Posted June 15, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 8 Comments

Chaotic Goddess Swaps hosted the Favorite Color Swap and I’m here to share the lovely GREEN themed items I received. My partner was Marlene from Book Mama Blog and since she knew that I love to swim in the summer, she decided to pick green “beach themed” items. Isn’t that awesome? You all know I […]

Locke and Key Graphic Novel Series by Joe Hill

Posted June 12, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 17 Comments

Locke and Key graphic novel series, written by Joe Hill and illustrated by Gabriel Rodriguez Review by Lauren Source: copies from library; all opinions are my own Official Summary: Locke & Key tells of Keyhouse, an unlikely New England mansion, with fantastic doors that transform all who dare to walk through them, and home to […]

Life, Some Assembly Required by Kaje Harper

Posted June 9, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 14 Comments

Life, Some Assembly Required by Kaje Harper  Review by Lauren Source: copy from netgalley; all opinions are my own Official Summary: After spending the first part of his life chasing pretty girls, love has finally come to Ryan in the form of John, a tall, lanky, red-headed landscape architect with wide shoulders and a five-o’clock […]

An Age of License by Lucy Knisley

Posted June 7, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 22 Comments

An Age of License by Lucy Knisley Review by Lauren source: copy from library; all opinions are my own Official Summary: Acclaimed cartoonist Lucy Knisley (French Milk, Relish) got an opportunity that most only dream of: a travel-expenses-paid trip to Europe/Scandinavia, thanks to a book tour. An Age of License is Knisley’s comics travel memoir […]

Go Ahead and Like It by Jacqueline Suskin

Posted June 4, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 15 Comments

Go Ahead and Like It by Jacqueline Suskin Review by Lauren Source: copy from Blogging For Books; all opinions are my own Official Summary: This scrapbook-style art book is an invitation to write lists of things you like: small things that bring delight, intriguing things that excite, and meaningful things that make every day special. […]

A Boy Like Me by Jennie Wood

Posted June 3, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 12 Comments

A Boy Like Me by Jennie Wood Review by Lauren Source: copy from author; all opinions are my own Official Summary: Born a girl, Peyton Honeycutt meets Tara Parks in the eighth grade bathroom shortly after he gets his first period. It is the best and worst day of his life. Determined to impress Tara, […]

Sudden Secrets by C. Lee McKenzie

Posted June 1, 2015 by shooting in Uncategorized / 16 Comments

Sudden Secrets by C. Lee McKenzie Review by Lauren Source: copy from author; all opinions are my own Official Summary (Feel free to just read the first couple paragraphs):   One Secret  Cleo has struggled to heal after her baby sister’s death, but the flashbacks to the accident won’t go away. With the move, she […]