The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo [Book Review]

If you are looking for a great summer read, pick up “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo.” There are very few authors that can transport you into a new world and make you feel like you are the actual character. In this instance, Reid places us in Evelyn Hugo‘s shoes…

Miu Miu Ballet Flats: Splurge vs. Steal

I am obsessed with the Miu Miu Belted Ankle-Wrap Ballerina Flats.  Ever since they came out, I wanted a pair.  At $675, it is a little more difficult to click on the ‘Check Out Now’ tab.  I do not like spending a lot of money on everyday shoes because they…

The Magic Misfits

Neil Patrick Harris is releasing his first young adult book series November 21, 2017.  For those who love YA, you can get through this book in a few hours.  What I love about this story is how a young boy overcomes bad circumstances to find a family of his own.  Carter is…

Princesses Wear Pants

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] Today Show co-anchor Savannah Guthrie has a new book coming out on September…

China Rich Girlfriend

[Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] I love the Kevin Kwan series about insanely rich Asians and how they live, invest, make money, and spend money.  A mom with an Hermes Birkin obsession (and has…

The Heart

[Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] This book takes course over a 24 hour period after a teenage boy is involved in a car accident.  His brain is dead, but his heart is still beating.…

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] Lisa See brings us into the incredible world of pu’er tea.  Hidden away…

The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto

[Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] If you are looking for an incredible, well written story, look no further.  Our narrator is Music, itself, and it wants to tell the story of one of his…

The Woman in Cabin 10

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] If you liked “Girl on the Train,” this is your kind of book.…

Round Midnight

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] A story of how four women’s lives are intertwined in a Las Vegas…

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] If you always wondered what it is like to be rich and famous,…

The 5 Second Rule

Like the tagline for this site says, the purpose is to be better than we were yesterday.  This book helped me to stop procrastinating by putting off all the things I want to do and just do it.  The 5 Second Rule is the reason why I wake up at…

On Writing: A Memoir on the Craft

For those who are writers, this is essential reading.  For those who are Stephen King fans, this gives you a glimpse into the stories that became legendary.  I read this book cover to cover and absorbed all of the knowledge King dished out on how to be a better writer.…

The Japanese Lover

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] At the end of every year, Isabel Allende knows what she will write…

Grave of Hummingbirds

A woman is murdered and her body is found in the shape of an angel, leaving a village completely stunned.  Years later, a woman who looks just like the dead woman arrives in the village with her son on a holiday.  As the town remarks on the significance of her…

Destiny: Step Into Your Purpose

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] If you are looking for your path in life, this book will help…

I Am Jim Henson

Jim Henson is an important part of most childhood stories.  Everyone remembers how Sesame Street, The Muppets and The Dark Crystal played some part in their story.  Jim Henson was the one who gave children a childhood to love, one filled with happiness.  Henson wanted to be in television, so…

I Am Helen Keller

Ordinary People Can Change the World.  Brad Meltzer tells the story of Helen Keller in a way that helps both children and adults learn how despite the odds working against us, we can become anyone we want to be.  Setbacks and challenges only mean we have to work harder at…

I Am Rosa Parks

Ordinary People Can Change the World and that is what Brad Meltzer and Christopher Eliopoulos are setting out to do by choosing 100 of the most influential people in human history to tell their stories.  While these books were made for children, every single person should read them because you…

Darkness Fair

Book Two in the Dark Cycle Book Series.  For those who love stories about good vs. evil, heaven vs. hell, this is your kind of book.  In book two, Aidan is still learning more about his powers and what happened to his sister Ava.  Stuck between his love for two…

Everything Everything

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] Imagine living your entire life inside of your house, never able to leave…

After the Red Rain

[Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a review.  This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive compensation.] In a post-apocalyptic world, a young man (Rose) appears, intrigued by a young…

Silence

Christianity in Japan is all but wiped out. Two young Portuguese priests venture to Japan to find their teacher, only to be met by Christians who hide their religion.  If they are discovered and do not denounce their faith, they are killed.  As they go from one village to another…

A Man Called Ove

Things aren’t going so well for Ove.  He lost his wife and all he can think about is joining her in death.  As handy as he is, he really sucks at dying.  Every single attempt is foiled right as the world comes at him to let him know that he…

Lost Horizon

For those who love setting off on adventures, this book takes us into the mystical realm of Shangri-La.  For those who watched Netflix’s “The Iron Fist,” this is the book that is the original background to where the story of Danny Rand began, deep in the Himalayan mountains, saved by…