Monica McGurk’s “Dark Rising” Book Review #sponsored #DarkRising

Monica McGurk's Dark Rising Book Review #sponsored #DarkRising

After reading Monica McGurk’s first book in the Archangel Prophecies, Dark Hope, I couldn’t wait for the release of the second one. Now, I am done with the second book, Dark Rising, and I couldn’t be any more impatient for the release of the third. The second book exceeded my expectations, and kept me sneaking […]

Dark Hope: Book One Of The Archangel Prophecies by Monica McGurk #sponsored #DarkHopeBook

Dark Hope is the story of Hope, a kidnapped girl who soon returns with a mysterious mark on her neck and a mission to save herself and maybe even the world. #DarkHopeBook

Upon hearing that I was selected to review Dark Hope by Monica McGurk, I have to admit, I was pretty excited. Based upon the description, I instantly found Dark Hope interesting and was especially intrigued by the fantasy book genre. I have read books in this genre before and have found them hard to put down […]

Chicken Soup For The Soul: Say Hello To A Better Body {Sponsored Book Review}

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Say Hello to a Better Body!: Weight Loss and Fitness for Women Over 50 by Dr. Suzanne Koven My rating: 4 of 5 stars Chicken Soup For the Soul books are always really good in my opinion. I love how they take related stories from real people and compile them […]

Chicken Soup For The Soul Giveaway! FOUR winners! {US Ends 8/4} ***OVER***

Cheap Is The *New* Classy and Drugstore Divas have teamed up to bring you an awesome Chicken Soup For The Soul Giveaway! FOUR lucky winners will each walk away with a copy of Chicken Soup For The Soul – Say Hello To a Better Body!

Writers On The Edge #sponsored

Recently, I read a very touching book called Writers on the Edge: 22 Writers Speak About Addiction and Dependency by Diana M Raab. What made it so touching was that it shared the personal stories of people who either suffered from some kind of addiction or had to deal with someone who did. As you may […]

Saffron Dreams by Shaila Abdullah {Sponsored Book Review}

This book was reviewed by my daughter for Modern History Press.   When reading Saffron Dreams by Shaila Abdullah, I was emotionally moved on several instances. This book is great in many ways. It tells about the ways people have to struggle in life, and the things they have to go through. When reading this book, […]

“Night Road” by Kristin Hannah {Book Review}

Night Road ~ Night Road by Kristin Hannah My rating: 5 of 5 stars My first introduction to Kristin Hannah was the book “Firefly Lane.” Admittedly, I bought the book because of the pretty cover (as all her books seem to have, I’ve since learned). But, as I soon realized when I read the book, […]

“High On Arrival” by Mackenzie Phillips {Book Review} #2012readingchallenge

Mackenzie Phillips and High On Arrival ~ High on Arrival by Mackenzie Phillips My rating: 3 of 5 stars Wow. I think this was definitely the hardest autobiography I have ever read. I can’t even really decide what my opinion is on this book. At moments I loved it and at moments I just felt […]

“Always Looking Up” by Michael J. Fox {Book Review} #2012readingchallenge

Michael J. Fox ~ Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist by Michael J. Fox My rating: 4 of 5 stars I started reading this book really not knowing much at all about Michael J. Fox, except for the fact that he has Parkinson’s Disease. Of course I knew that he was in […]

“A Thousand Splendid Suns” by Khaled Hosseini {Book Review} #2012readingchallenge

A Thousand Splendid Suns ~ A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is the story of two women from Afghanistan. This story is about the heartbreak and unique suffering that women in this area of the world must succumb to at the hands of men, societal judgments, and […]