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Freeks by Amanda Hocking
A Book Review + Giveaway

I received an ARC of Freeks.  I would like thank St Martin’s Griffin (St. Martin’s Press) and Amanda Hocking sponsoring this review and giveaway.     Author: Amanda Hocking Genre: YA, Urban Fantasy Pub Date: January 3, 2017 Publisher: St Martin’s Griffin Amazon|Barnes & Noble|Macmillan|Books-A-Million Mara has become used to the extraordinary.  Roaming from place to place with Gideon Davorin’s Traveling Carnival, she longs for an ordinary life  ...

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#52BooksIn2016 | June Reads & Faves

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links. OMG y’all, I can’t believe I forgot to recap our June reads and faves.  This post has been sitting in my drafts.  Being down at my mom’s last month without any internet really threw off my blogging schedule.  Better late than never, right?  Anyways, we set a goal of reading 100 books for Summer (June – August) and didn’t do too shabby thus far. We read a total of 49 books in June.  ...

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#52BooksIn2016 | May Reads & Faves

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. In case you were wondering, we are still going strong with the 52 Books In 2016 Challenge.  This May book wrap-up would have been up sooner if I hadn’t misplaced the notebook I was using to keep track of our reads.  No worries, a little Summer decluttering helped me to find it buried underneath a pile of papers and coupons.  May was a very good reading month for us with a total of 62 books read for the month. Check out the  ...

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Books, Home Life, Lifestyle

Our 2016 Summer Break Bucket List

One week.  That’s how long we’ve been on Summer Break as a family.  It feels strange considering most of my family and close friends have been on break since the middle and/or end of May.  Don’t love schools that get out late?  Not I.  Anyways, we spent our first week just relaxing, sleeping in and really not having any rhyme or rhythm as to what we wanted to do, but I’ve decided that we need to experience a few adventures. You know, have  ...

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#52BooksIn2016 | April Reads and Faves

    It’s a wrap!  Month four of the 52 Books In 2016 Reading Challenge is under our belts.  We hit the ground running this month to scratch off more books from our TBR list.   We ended April with a total of 49 books read for the month.  We read roughly 1.5 books a day.  Last month I choose to read the kids one short picture book each night.  In addition to the picture book I also read them a bit of their chosen chapter book for the week. The  ...

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#52BooksIn2016 | February Reads and Faves

We’re still going strong with our 52 Books In 2016 reading challenge.  You can find out what books we read in January and which ones were our faves here.  We finished out February strong with a total of 54 books read.  That’s an average of almost two books a day!  So what did we read this month, which ones were our favorites and what books will be crossing off our To Be Read (TBR) list this month?  Keep reading to find out.   February Reads  ...

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