October 2022 Book of the Month

Happy Fall Y’all! Is it a coincidence that October books drop on the first day south Texas has a high in the 80s? I think not! I love summer, but Fall is the season I thrive in and I am ready for all the spooky vibes! This month there are 7 main books to choose…

Sign Here

This was such a fun and unique book! It’s a great blend of a murder mystery, family drama, and dark humor. Even before I started reading, the synopsis was giving me all the Grady Hendrix vibes. I mean I’m so here for the all of Hendrix’s unique and weird takes on things, so I was…

The Night Ship

I love Jess Kidd’s writing and absolutely loved Things in Jars which came out back in 2020. Kidd has a way of weaving supernatural stories with lyrical prose and creating something extremely unique and captivating. I was ecstatic to get an ARC of her newest book The Night Ship, but I struggled with this book….

A Cosmic Kind of Love

Hallie Goodman is a successful party planner and notorious people pleaser. When one of her bride’s accidentally sends her personal videos of her ex-boyfriend, Hallie doesn’t mean to but she can’t help but watch these videos. The bride’s ex just happens to be renowned astronaut Christopher Ortiz, and the videos are from his time on…

October 2022 Most Anticipated

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September 2022 Book of the Month

My favorite month of the year is here! September is my absolute favorite month, especially for Book of the Month. Why might you ask? It’s my birthday month of course, and since I’m a BFF member, that mean I get a free birthday add-on this month! With that said, I’m really surprised by the number…

Killers of a Certain Age

One of my most highly anticipated new releases for this fall! Just from the snyopsis along this was giving me a mixture of The Change and James Bond vibes! I mean elderly women assassins? Yes please! Billie, Helen, Natalie, and Mary Ann have been working for ‘The Museum’ for 40 years. They were the first…

22 Most Anticipated for Fall 2022

Fall is my favorite season! We don’t normally start to see cooler weather until mid October here in South Texas, but I’m already dreaming of under 90 degree weather. I am the epitome of a mood reader, and the seasons really dictate what I feel like reading. During the summer, all I want are light…

June 2022 Most Anticipated

While summer doesn’t officially start until June 21st, summer break is upon us as we enter June Not that that matters when you’re an adult, but it does mean beach trips, lake trips, pool days, and sunny days are about to fill everyone’s time. I’ll be the first to admit to being a mood reader…