Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust

Publication Date: July 7, 2020Publisher: MacMillan AudioRating: ★★★★ There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be poisonous to the touch. But for Soraya, who has lived her life hidden away, apart from her family, safe only in her gardens, it’s not just a story. As the day ofContinue reading “Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust”

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

Publication Date: June 2, 2020Publisher: Riverhead BooksRating: ★★★ The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it’s not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it’s everything: their families, their communities, their racialContinue reading “The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett”

The Hero of Hope Springs by Maisey Yates

Publication Date: July 21, 2020Publisher: Harlequin BooksRating: ★★★★ For as long as brooding cowboy Ryder Daniels has known Sammy Marshall, she has been his sunshine. Her free spirit and bright smile saved him after the devastating loss of his parents and gave him the strength to care for his orphaned family. Only Ryder knows howContinue reading “The Hero of Hope Springs by Maisey Yates”

July 2020 Reads

Number of Books Read: 13Avg. Rating of the books: 3.3/5 starsFive Star Ratings: 0/13 Not one book got a five star rating from me this month! I hope August is full of five-star reads for me! She’s Faking It by Kristin Rockaway A Cowboy State of Mind by Jennie Marts (Creedence Horse Rescue #1) NoContinue reading “July 2020 Reads”

What You Wish For by Katherine Center

Publication Date: July 14, 2020Publisher: St. Martin’s PressRating: ★★★ Samantha Casey is a school librarian who loves her job, the kids, and her school family with passion and joy for living. But she wasn’t always that way. Duncan Carpenter is the new school principal who lives by rules and regulations, guided by the knowledge thatContinue reading “What You Wish For by Katherine Center”