18 4 / 2014

Talking about ‘A Commonplace Killing’ with Bibliobeth

18950726

How did I get it?:
I borrowed it from Beth!

Synopsis:

On a damp July morning in 1946, two schoolboys find a woman’s body in a bomb site in north London. The woman is identified as Lillian Frobisher, a wife and mother who lived in a war-damaged terrace a few streets away.

The police assume that Lil must have been the victim of a vicious sexual assault; but the autopsy finds no evidence of rape,…

View On WordPress

17 4 / 2014

16151118

How did I get it?:
I bought it!

Synopsis:

Nine months. Two weeks. Six days.

That’s how long recovering addict Sophie’s been drug-free. Four months ago her best friend, Mina, died in what everyone believes was a drug deal gone wrong – a deal they think Sophie set up. Only Sophie knows the truth. She and Mina shared a secret, but there was no drug deal. Mina was deliberately murdered.

Forced into…

View On WordPress

16 4 / 2014

12805941

How did I get it?:
I bought it!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Hate List
Bitter End

Synopsis:

Kendra has always felt overshadowed by her older brother, Grayson, whose OCD forces him to live a life of carefully coordinated routines. The only way Kendra can stand out next to Grayson is to be perfect, and she has perfection down to an art — until a cheating scandal threatens her flawless…

View On WordPress

16 4 / 2014

16 4 / 2014

WWW Wednesdays is hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading. Click on the image to get to her blog!

WWW Wednesdays is hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading. Click on the image to get to her blog!

Welcome to another WWW Wednesday!  To participate in WWW Wednesday, you need to answer three questions.

•What are you currently reading?

•What did you recently finish reading?

•What do you think you’ll read next?

Click on the book cover to get to the Goodread’s page for the book.

What are you currently…

View On WordPress

15 4 / 2014

Yes, this is me.

Yes, this is me.

(Source: thelostprincessoftallenbriar, via bibliophilefiles)

15 4 / 2014

Top Ten Bookish Things (That Aren’t Books) That I’d Like To Own

toptentuesday

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list is Top Ten Bookish Things (That Aren’t Books) that I’d like to own. I have to admit, I struggled with this list. I don’t often want bookish things besides books. But, I’ve come across some cool things that I’d like to show you! Most of them, I’d never actually get, but they’re too cute/awesome not to share!

17b24fbfd7aa23d6769c00c30302b2b8

View On WordPress

14 4 / 2014

14 4 / 2014

Keep Your Friends Close

20502236

How did I get it?:
I bought it!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Just What Kind Of Mother Are You?

Synopsis:

What do you do when your best friend steals your life?

Natty and Sean Wainwright are happily married. Rock solid in fact. So when Natty’s oldest friend, Eve Dalladay, appears – just as their daughter collapses on a school trip in France – Natty has no qualms about leaving Eve with…

View On WordPress

13 4 / 2014

booksdirect:

"The feeling of adding a new book to your growing personal library."

booksdirect:

"The feeling of adding a new book to your growing personal library."

(Source: littlebookthings, via literatureismyutopia)