September 2017 Wrap-Up

September was an amazing book month! There were so many fantastic new releases and I read some incredible books too! Plus, we’re getting into fall which is my favorite time of the year. So here’s a look back at what my month looked like! Continue reading


There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

There's Someone Inside Your HouseTitle: There’s Someone Inside Your House

Author: Stephanie Perkins

Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (2.5 Stars)

Release Date: September 26, 2017

Makani wondered why discussing a tragedy – consuming every story about it – was often comforting? Was it because tragedies manifested a sense of community? Here we are, all going through this terrible thing together. Or were tragedies addictive, and the small pleasures that came from them a signal of a deeper problem?

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First Lines Fridays #21

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?

  • Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first page
  • Copy the first few lines, but don’t give anything else about the book away just yet – you need to hook the reader first
  • Finally… reveal the book!

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WWW Wednesday #15

WWW Wednesday is a meme hosted by Sam @TakingOnAWorldofWords and was formerly hosted by MizBADailyRhythm and revived here on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three question. It’s open to anyone to participate, even without a blog you can comment on Sam’s post with your own answer. It’s a great way to share what you’ve been reading! All you have to do is answer three questions and share a link to your blog in the comments of Sam’s blog.


What are you currently reading?

What did you recently finish reading?

What do you think you’ll read next?

As always, click the book’s title to go to the Goodreads page!

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Top 5 Wednesday | Tumblr Made Me Read It

Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly challenge for book bloggers, vloggers, and book lovers, hosted by Lainey and Sam. The goal is to choose their top 5 picks for the week’s given challenge. Find out more on the  Goodreads group page!

This week’s Top 5 Wednesday topic is books that you picked up because of a social media platform. If you didn’t know, I have a booklr, Life of a Literary Nerd,  where I do edits and stuff. I started it because I saw so many fantastic edits for books, that made me want to pick them up. So I’m going to share 5 books that I read because I saw edits on tumblr! Continue reading

Replica by Lauren Oliver

Replica (Replica, #1)Title: Replica (Replica #1)

Author: Lauren Oliver

Rating:  ★★★★☆ (4.5 Stars)

Release Date: October 4, 2016

“They were born for the first time in their bodies. They were born together. They came together into the world as everyone should – frightened, uncertain, amazed, grateful.
And for them the world was born, too, in all its complexity and strange glory. They had a place in it, at last, and so at least it became theirs to share.”

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