Bout of Books 18.0 Goals & Updates

Bout of Books 18.0 Goals & Updates

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 2nd and runs through Sunday, January 8th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 18 information and updates, be sure to visit the Bout of … Keep Reading »

Sign me up for Bout of Books 18.0!

Sign me up for Bout of Books 18.0!

Bout of Books 18 Sign Up!
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 2nd and runs through Sunday, January 8th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 18 information and updates, be … Keep Reading »

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

“What are men to rocks and mountains?” – Mary Bennet
Arguably, one of the most read and well-recognized classics is Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. It has been adapted for the silver screen on several occasions. Myriad editions of the book exist in numbers exceeding a thousand. I myself have read the novel several times over, attempting to do so each and every year. I cannot consider myself a scholar on Jane Austen since Pride and Prejudice … Keep Reading »

Simply Irresistible by Jill Shalvis

Simply Irresistible by Jill Shalvis

Before I begin discussing my thoughts on Simply Irresistible, let’s review a thing or two. I’ll be the first to admit it: romance novels, specifically of the adult variety are not my thing. I read (past tense) a lot of Harlequin romances when I was younger. Apparently, it was cool to read those books with the sultry scenes on the covers. But I got tired of cliché endings, the ridiculously inventive names for body parts (how many … Keep Reading »

Bout of Books 17.0 Goals & Updates

Bout of Books 17.0 Goals & Updates

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 22nd and runs through Sunday, August 28th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 17 information and updates, be sure … Keep Reading »

Bout of Books 17 Sign Up!

Bout of Books 17 Sign Up!

Bout of Books 17 Sign Up!
The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 22nd and runs through Sunday, August 28th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of these are completely optional. For all Bout of Books 17 … Keep Reading »

Waiting on WWW Wednesday – Caraval

Waiting on WWW Wednesday – Caraval

Waiting on Wednesday – Caraval
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine. It’s simple – spotlight an upcoming release (or two or three) that you’re excited about. I love meeting new books and anticipating them, so this meme is constant at Jessie Marie Reads.