Book Review: Be Ready for the Lightning by Grace O’Connell

Book Review: Be Ready for the Lightning by Grace O’Connell

There’s a lot to love about Grace O’Connell’s sophomore effort, the first being the wonderful title. I’m not sure what it is exactly, but the phrase”Be Ready for the Lightning” seems to be a call for action and alertness as you...
Video Book Review: The Trophy Child by Paula Daly

Video Book Review: The Trophy Child by Paula Daly

So I’ve got my second video post up now (see below), it’s a review of The Trophy Child by Paula Daly. I’m really hoping that the quality of this sophomore video attempt is better than my first one, I used a different piece of software to record it,...
Vol. 1 of Summer Reads Threesome a Success!

Vol. 1 of Summer Reads Threesome a Success!

So I hosted my first book club at the new Wordfest digs, and it was a lot of fun. Over 30 people came out (!!!) and enjoyed treats by Terry Bakes, and Davids Tea. We had a rousing discussion and debate around Zoey Leigh Peterson’s debut novel Next Year, For...
Book Review: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

Book Review: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

Paula Hawkins has released her second book! I’ve been anticipating this for awhile now because I did enjoy her hugely successful debut The Girl on the Train despite the fact the genre was weighing a bit on me at the time.  But I was a bit concerned when I read...
Book Review: Next Year For Sure by Zoey Leigh Peterson

Book Review: Next Year For Sure by Zoey Leigh Peterson

So the basic storyline behind Next Year For Sure by Zoey Leigh Peterson should pique the interest of most people; it’s about a young couple who open up their relationship to other people, effectively creating a polyamorous arrangement.  I know right???? Very...