Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

The Roanoke Girls is a dark heartbreaking tale about the girls of the Roanoke family and the secrets that the family keeps. Amy Engel writes this story so well that you are able to be immersed in this tail. The characters are well developed as well as their back stories. You will want to keep reading to see what happens next as you go between … Continue reading Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

A Handmaids Tale Book Review

This story is an amazing tail that makes one thing about the future for women of the world. It gives a view of what could happen if the rights of all women were stripped and the use of the female body is for reproduction. Something that in the state of our world is scary. This book reminds me of the old saying that history repeats … Continue reading A Handmaids Tale Book Review

Review: Petals by Laurisa White Reyes

Petals: A Novel is a very good novel about a young girl named Carly whose recovering from her mothers death but is also learning about her fathers Guatemalan culture. I do not want to give away the story but it is worth the read. The characters are well developed and the experience of her visit to Guatemala is written so well we also become culturally … Continue reading Review: Petals by Laurisa White Reyes

Review: A Monster Calls 

So today my friend places a book in my hand and says just read it. So I did in one sitting this evening. I would have never seen A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness for the amazing story it is if  I had just come across it.  Everyone at some point has to tell their story whether they like how it goes or what’s going … Continue reading Review: A Monster Calls 

Thirteen Reasons Why: Netflix Series Review

Today, I finished the series that Netflix made from Jay Asher’s novel Thirteen Reasons Why. The Netflix series is well made but I honestly prefer the book. The story in the book is experienced by the individual in a way that takes them on Hannah Baker’s experience of choosing to end her life and her reasons. The book is a journey without extra entertainment value … Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why: Netflix Series Review

Review: Wake Up to the Joy of You

When I first got the book, I thought it was the run of the mill self help book. I would read it and it would not really help me with my everyday struggles and huge lack of self-care. But this book actually inspires and encourages you to take time for yourself. It allows you to work through the chapters and experience the journey of your … Continue reading Review: Wake Up to the Joy of You

Keeper of Crows Review

Have you heard of binge watchers being a show hole? Well I was in the readers version called the book hole. I have started so many and stopped. Casey L. Bond always has a way of bringing that spark to met hat I need. It really got me back to the books literally when I was able to read Keeper of Crows. The idea of … Continue reading Keeper of Crows Review

365 Devotions For Finding Rest Review

This is the perfect book to be reading at the beginning of a new year. You have a devotion for each day  to help you strengthen your relationship with God. I often find myself being anxious and brought down daily by troubles in our world. Sometimes we need to just unplug from social media and put our attention to the one who love us unconditionally. … Continue reading 365 Devotions For Finding Rest Review

Shaken by Tim Tebow Review

This was a good read. We often think of those we see on television whether an actor or an athlete as being on top the world. This book goes into how you are there and know you have it. Then the next minute your world comes crashing down. Tim Tebow takes us through his journey of being “Shaken”to the core. He shows us how his … Continue reading Shaken by Tim Tebow Review