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#BookReview Creeping Up on Christmas by A.J. Kormon

A.J. Kormon is one of my recent favourite authors for middle grade series. I always love myself a little middle grade read. It brings me back to my youth and reminds me of how much fun reading back then was. Getting a little nostalgia is nice through all of the craziness of our current situation,… Continue reading #BookReview Creeping Up on Christmas by A.J. Kormon

back view of a romantic couple running in the middle of the wheat field with a bright, cloudy sky above them
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#BookReview Wild Cowboy Ways by Carolyn Brown

Ah, it's the season of love! February comes around and it's the perfect time to pick up an adorable romance. This month I will feature tons and tons of my fave romance books. Hopefully you find a new book to add to your TBR! Here's one of my guilty pleasure reads by Carolyn Brown:  … Continue reading #BookReview Wild Cowboy Ways by Carolyn Brown

photo of a sign and eyeglasses on table. The sign reads, "one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day"
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#BookReview Another Five Days by Matt Micros

Another Five Days by Matt Micros is a wonderful, feel good book! The premise itself is amazing, let alone when you get into the meat of the writing. Matt Micros has crafted a beautiful, heart-warming story about a man who gets to redo five days of his life because of his extraordinary altruism. Al Sokratis… Continue reading #BookReview Another Five Days by Matt Micros

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#BookReview Call Me Mrs. Miracle by Debbie Macomber

Let's get into the Christmas spirit with an adorable Christmas book by the always lovely Debbie Macomber!   Call Me Mrs. Miracle is an absolutely delightful Christmas romance book! Emily Merkle is mistakenly called Emily Miracle, and takes on the name Mrs. Miracle. She's an older woman who does wondrous work at the toy store… Continue reading #BookReview Call Me Mrs. Miracle by Debbie Macomber

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#BookReview A Very Scalzi Christmas by John Scalzi

If you're looking for a humorous, seasonal book packed full of holiday comedy, you need to pick up A Very Scalzi Christmas by John Scalzi. I am new to John Scalzi. I have been informed his writing is superb and he can be quite snarky, so of course I was in. To top it off,… Continue reading #BookReview A Very Scalzi Christmas by John Scalzi

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#BookReview Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

I will be totally honest with you: I only read this book because I watched the television show and was morbidly curious about the book. I have picked up another book by Liane Moriarty (The Hyponotist's Love Story) which was okay so I wanted to pick up another book by her. Big Little Lies was… Continue reading #BookReview Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

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#BookReview Hidden by Catherine McKenzie

Hidden by Catherine McKenzie was the most surprising book of the year - it 200% exceeded my expectations! If you haven't read this book, I'd highly recommend it. This contemporary novel follows the death of a man and the fallout that ensues. Jeff steps into the street (with his eyes closed, bad decision on his… Continue reading #BookReview Hidden by Catherine McKenzie

halloween cookies of a ghosts, a bat with the word Boo!! written on it, a white cookie with Boo! in the center, a jack-o-lantern cookie and a plain black bat cookie. They look like gingerbread cookies on a grey background.
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#BookReview Bunnicula by James & Deborah Howe

Happy Spooky Month! This is my favourite time of year, so it's time to share some of my fave spooky reads! This particular book is a personal fave from my youth. Enjoy!   Back in the day, Bunnicula was THE book to read in elementary school. The class clambered to the front of the classroom… Continue reading #BookReview Bunnicula by James & Deborah Howe

cute ghosts on drinking straws
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#BookReview Halloween with Snowman Paul by Yossi Lapid

It's spooky time with Snowman Paul! I absolutely adore Snowman Paul and his shenanigans! He's such a sweet character with a fun array of stories. This time around he's taking part in my favourite holidays: Halloween! Our friend in this story comes across many warnings as he's walking: aliens, witches and Snowman Paul in a… Continue reading #BookReview Halloween with Snowman Paul by Yossi Lapid

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#BookReview The First Days of August by Alan Froning

I have a love/hate relationship with this book. For one, it's seriously incredible and so well written that OMG why haven't you read it yet? For the second, the ending made me SO DARN MAD. I did not enjoy that ending and I think it almost defeated the purpose of this book - but I'm… Continue reading #BookReview The First Days of August by Alan Froning