So Close To Amazing by Karianne Wood – Book Review

So Close to Amazing: Stories of a DIY Life Gone Wrong . . . and Learning to Find the Beauty in Every ImperfectionSo Close to Amazing: Stories of a DIY Life Gone Wrong . . . and Learning to Find the Beauty in Every Imperfection by KariAnne Wood has an expected publication date of September 5th 2017 by Tyndale Momentum and is a Christian life personal memoir. This is a book celebrating the incredible, awesome, special individual within each of us. It’s also a book for anyone who has ever mismatched her shoes or trimmed her own bangs when a professional might have been a better choice or added too much soap to the washer and watched it overflow.  Continue reading

Crisis Shot: The Line of Duty Book #1 by Janice Cantore

Crisis Shot (The Line of Duty #1)Crisis Shot: The Line of Duty Book #1 by Janice Cantore has an expected publication date of September 5th 2017 by Tyndale House Publishers. Tess O’Rourke dreams of becoming the first female chief of police in Long Beach, California. As commander of the East Division, she is well on her way . . . until the night she responds to an officer-needs-assistance call and fatally shoots an unarmed teenager. Despite being cleared of wrongdoing by a grand jury, Tess is so hounded by the public that she takes a job in Oregon to escape the bad press. Winning over the residents of Rogue’s Hollow might be more difficult than adjusting to her new role as police chief in the small, backwater town. Especially when her closest friend, the pastor’s wife, goes missing and the woman’s cousin is found shot. Tess finds an ally in sheriff’s deputy Steve Logan, but as they track down Rogue’s Hollow’s first murderer, she worries that she’s breaking one of her rules and getting too close to him.

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Is BookCase.Club the right book box for you?

BookCase.Club is a monthly subscription service for avid readers.   BookCase.Club was created to share the joy of reading with the world. They believe in the importance of literature, and the magic of the written word. Stories help to expand our minds, expose us to new experiences, and show us that we’re not alone. But they also know that reading can often feel like a solitary activity, and BookCase.Club wanted a way to bring book nerds together. By sharing the fun of unboxing your BookCases, as well as reading each month’s chosen novels along with their members, they hope you find a safe and happy place among our community.  Continue reading

Book of the Month July Selection of Final Girls: A Novel by Riley Sager Book Review

FinalGirlsMy Book of the Month July pick is Final Girls: A Novel by Riley Sager which was released on July 11th, 2017 by Dutton Publishing. SYSNOPSIS: Ten years ago, college student Quincy Carpenter went on vacation with five friends and came back alone, the only survivor of a horror movie–scale massacre. In an instant, she became a member of a club no one wants to belong to—a group of similar survivors known in the press as the Final Girls. Lisa, who lost nine sorority sisters to a college dropout’s knife; Sam, who went up against the Sack Man during her shift at the Nightlight Inn; and now Quincy, who ran bleeding through the woods to escape Pine Cottage and the man she refers to only as Him. The three girls are all attempting to put their nightmares behind them, and, with that, one another. Despite the media’s attempts, they never meet. Continue reading

Looking for the perfect dress to wear to a summer wedding?

At Ever-Pretty, you can find a wide selection of gorgeous and affordable dresses that are perfect for big occasions like prom, homecoming, black tie events, weddings, and any other formal soiree you are looking forward to. For even better deals and discount dresses that will make a big statement without a big price tag, shop Ever-Pretty’s On Sale Section. Stunning evening gowns with unique prints, beautiful embellishments and stylish silhouettes are marked down from their original low price. Continue reading