October 2020 Book of the Month

Welcome to October, the month of witches & ghouls, tricks & treats! I love October because it finally starts to get cooler in South Texas. Which means I can break out my sweatpants! Woo! I also love that it’s an excuse to watch all my witchy & magical movies., But the best thing about October…

The Graveyard Book

Our September Let’s Read Rant Repeat Book Club discussion is tonight, October 18th at 7:00pm CST! If you want to join in on the discussion, head to our instagram stories at 7:00pm, where we’ll be live over on @letsreadrantrepeat! About Let’s Read Rant Repeat Bookstagram is such a wonderful community and I have met quite…

They Never Learn

Thoughts Did you love the Showtime show Dexter? If the answer is yes than you’ll love Layne Fargo’s newest release, They Never Learn. Told through a dual POV, this is the story of one literature professor who get’s justice against the men on the Gorman University campus. These men aren’t saints though, they deserve it,…

Meet the Blogger | Viv @passionatelyperusing

Welcome back to October’s edition of ‘Meet the Blogger’. Each month I feature a different blogger and get their take on the blogging world. This is my attempt at getting closer to my blogging friends and getting to know their motive behind starting a blog in the first place. I also hope that this series…

New Release Tuesday | October 13, 2020

Whoa, another huge week for new releases today! I’ve read quite a few of this today’s new releases & I’m excited to have reviews to share with you. I’ve been on a witchy & magical kick lately, probably because it’s October, so I’m very excited that there are a decent number of new releases falling…

15 Witchy Reads for October

October is here, which means it’s witching season! I adore magical books and books about witches. I love a good dark magic book and I also really enjoy urban magic books. Honestly, I really want to be a witch or have some sort of magical power, it’s my greatest wish. Ah well, I’ll just have…

New Release Tuesday | October 6, 2020

Welcome to the first New Release Tuesday of October! We’re starting the month off with a BANG, because there are so many new books hitting shelves this week that I’m excited about! Three of these books I added to my October Book of the Month box (see all of the October picks HERE!). Three of…

Confessions on the 7:45

Thoughts I hope you enjoyed my thoughts on Confessions on the 7:45. If you liked this review please let me know either by commenting below or by visiting my instagram @speakingof_books. Huge Thank you to William Morrow for my copy.

To Tell You the Truth

Thoughts Y’all this book was so addicting, I once again binged it in a night. I really need to learn to spread these books out but they get me way to worked up to not binge it! Also just in case anyone is wondering, if my husband buys me a multi-million dollar home, using the…

Five Total Strangers

Thoughts I’ll preface this by saying I read this book in under 3 hours on a night I couldn’t sleep. I read the whole book in quick sitting and it didn’t help me sleep afterwards either. The other thing I want to highlight is that this is a YA thriller. Meaning the key characters are…