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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Hidden Gems

Posted January 17, 2017 by Lyn Kaye in Lyn, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Hidden Gems

TOP TEN TUESDAY IS HOSTED BY THE BROKE AND THE BOOKISH. THIS WEEK’S TOPIC: Ten Underrated/Hidden Gem Books I’ve Read In The Past Year Or So One of my favorite enjoyments, as a book addict, is stumbling on a book that is great, by mistake or just out of the blue. It makes me feel like those people who find ancient treasure in their backyard with a cheap metal detector, or someone who catches a mermaid with a clearance Disney fishing rod. Or someone who got a shiny Pokemon through Wonder Trade. You get the point. Sadly, these books need more »

What The Hell, Lyn?

Posted January 11, 2017 by Lyn Kaye in Imaginative Discussions, Lyn / 3 Comments
What The Hell, Lyn?

So there might be some question on what happened at the end of the year, after I got back from Florida and ALA in July. Florida was great, and I had a wonderful time! Visiting the state was a blast and it was good to see Kara again. I met some wonderful authors and I picked up some books, and the vacation away from life was needed.I want to go to Chicago and visit ALA again, and I’m trying to make that happen. But I dropped off the map for a while. I disappeared. I stopped posting. I skipped out on a round more »

Top Ten Tuesday: 2016 Releases I Still Need to Read!!

Posted January 10, 2017 by Lyn Kaye in Lyn, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday: 2016 Releases I Still Need to Read!!

TOP TEN TUESDAY IS HOSTED BY THE BROKE AND THE BOOKISH. THIS WEEK’S TOPIC: Top Ten 2016 Releases I Meant To Read But Didn’t Get To (But TOTALLY plan to) So, 2016 rolled on by, right over us, our goals, our hearts, our sanity, and our reading goals. I totally bombed in the reading department last year. I bought books, hoarded them, and didn’t read as many as I wanted. However, I am determined to get to some of these that excited me! 2017 is still a wee babe, and these releases are not yet hits of the past. Today, more »

Book Review: The Fixer (Group Review)

Posted January 5, 2017 by Pixie in book review, Kara, Lyn, Pixie / 2 Comments
Book Review: The Fixer (Group Review)

Hey hey! We have a lovely discussion today as me (Pixie), Kara, and Lyn read The Fixer and later had a chat/some fan-girl moments maybe, and wanted to share our thoughts on this book. Please be aware that sometimes during group chats/discussions, spoilers can be present. We try our best to avoid them, but I have to set out a warning ahead of time anyway that you are reading these discussions at your own risk.   Pixie: So, I finally got you both to read this book. What’d you think? Lyn: So, can I say that I’m not much into more »

Top Ten Tuesday: 2017 Debuts I’m Excited For

Posted January 3, 2017 by Lyn Kaye in Lyn, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday: 2017 Debuts I’m Excited For

TOP TEN TUESDAY IS HOSTED BY THE BROKE AND THE BOOKISH. THIS WEEK’S TOPIC: Top Ten 2017 Debuts I’m Excited For New year, new round of books! And thanks to social media, the push from readers and current trends, 2017 is showing that readers are wanting something fresher, newer, and in touch with what is happening today, and reflecting what is happening in our current world. Today, I share what debut books I am excited to read in 2017! The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas: Angie is awesome on Twitter, and her book sounds awesome, and I have an more »

2016 End of Year Bookish Survey

Posted January 2, 2017 by Lyn Kaye in Lyn, Tags & Surveys / 4 Comments
2016 End of Year Bookish Survey

So it is that time of the year again, to wrap up this forsaken year and take a look back at all of the books I read in 2016! Thank you to Jamie at The Perpetual Page Turner for hosting this survey for seven years! Number Of Books You Read: 45 – way under goal, but this hasn’t been my best year. Number of Re-Reads: 0 Genre You Read The Most From: Young Adult – Contemporary 1. Best Book You Read In 2016? I’m giving my ten five here, since I missed out on all of the top lists for 2016 more »