Month: July 2017

Book Review: Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Posted July 20, 2017 by shooting in Book Review / 8 Comments

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay Review by Lauren source: copy from e-library; all opinions are my own Official Summary (add on Goodreads): In these funny and insightful essays, Roxane Gay takes us through the journey of her evolution as a woman of color while also taking readers on a ride through culture of the last few […]

Movie Review of Spider-Man: Homecoming

Posted July 19, 2017 by shooting in TV/Movies / 14 Comments

Spider-Man: Homecoming: Learn more on IMDB Review by Lauren paid for my own tickets; all opinions my own If you’ve been reading my blog recently then you know that I tried to see the new Spider-Man film the day it came out, but there was a bad storm and all the power went out at […]

Sovereign by April Daniels

Posted July 18, 2017 by shooting in Book Review / 12 Comments

Sovereign by April Daniels Review by Lauren source: copy from Netgalley; all opinions are my own Official Summary (add on Goodreads): Only nine months after her debut as the fourth superhero to fight under the name Dreadnought, Danny Tozer is already a scarred veteran. Protecting a city the size of New Port is a team-sized job […]

July’s Five Friday Favorites

Posted July 14, 2017 by shooting in Personal / 34 Comments

It’s Friday! Can you believe we’re practically half way through July? It’s definitely getting really hot out, but it just means I get more time in the pool. Well, when it’s not storming. Anyway, I haven’t shared some Friday Favorites in awhile so I figured today was a good time to do that. First off […]

The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein

Posted July 12, 2017 by shooting in Book Review / 12 Comments

The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein Review by Lauren source: copy from publisher; all opinions are my own Official Summary: When fifteen-year-old Julia Beaufort-Stuart wakes up in the hospital, she knows the lazy summer break she’d imagined won’t be exactly like she anticipated. And once she returns to her grandfather’s estate, a bit banged up but […]

Out Today: Pounding Skin by L.A. Witt

Posted July 11, 2017 by shooting in Book Review / 13 Comments

Pounding Skin by L.A. Witt Review by Lauren source: copy from Netgalley; all opinions are my own Official Summary (add on Goodreads): Fighter pilot Jon Russell never sleeps with the same man twice. Known for his lack of shame when it comes to hooking up, Jon has no interest in commitment—even friends with benefits sounds like […]

Words on Bathroom Walls by Julia Walton

Posted July 10, 2017 by shooting in Book Review / 22 Comments

Words on Bathroom Walls by Julia Walton Review by Lauren source: copy from publisher; all opinions are my own Official Summary (add on Goodreads): Adam has just been diagnosed with schizophrenia. He sees and hears people who aren’t there: Rebecca, a beautiful girl who understands him; the Mob Boss, who harasses him; and Jason, the naked […]

My Favorite Things Giveaway!

Posted July 9, 2017 by shooting in Giveaway / 40 Comments

It’s finally time for the Favorite Things Giveaway Hop! The giveaway starts now and ends on July 22 so get to entering! The InLinz at the bottom of the post (blue button) will take you to a link up with all the other Favorite Things Giveaways, so be sure to enter them all! Everyone is […]