Monthly Archives: August 2018

Bout of Books 23: Alexa’s TBR, Goals and Updates

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 20th and runs through Sunday, August 26th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 23 […]

Warcross by Marie Lu *Alexa’s Review*

I have only read one other book by Lu and that was when I read Legend several years ago. Since I am not a big fan or reader of her books I didn’t know what to expect going into Warcross so I just kept an open mind. This book feels special from the beginning. I really loved seeing a future world of our own where […]

Discussion: The Queen of DNF?

Today I, Alexa,¬†want to talk about something that I have been doing a lot of in the last year of my reading life. That’s right folks I am going to talk about making the decision to DNF a book! As a reader I always hate to give up on a story because there is always the chance that with another 20 or 50 pages that […]

Hard Hitter by Sarina Bowen *Alexa’s Review*

I really loved the books that I read by Sarina Bowen last year so I really wanted to continue with her writing in 2018. After I really loved the first book in this series I knew this would be the Bowen book that I continued on with. I just loved reading about hockey players instead of any other sport because the others all feel over […]