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A Second Dip Into Romance: Rules of Scoundrels #2

Posted January 27, 2015 in Reviews / 4 Comments
A Second Dip Into Romance: Rules of Scoundrels #2

About a year ago, I read my first romance novel, Sarah MacLean’s A Rogue by Any Other Name. The first book in the Rules of Scoundrels series, this novel came highly recommended by Rebecca at Book Riot. It was fun, but I wasn’t totally enamored. I was still pretty convinced that romance just isn’t my thing. And then. A week ago, I suddenly developed the strongest craving for a romantic romp through Victorian England. I quickly downloaded Rules of Scoundrels #2, One […]

Why Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier Let Me Down (BookTube)

Posted October 30, 2014 in Reviews / 25 Comments
Why Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier Let Me Down (BookTube)

Hello booklings! Today I’m stepping SUPER far outside my comfort zone and sharing a video review! This is my first venture into BookTube (besides my woefully embarrassing video about the blog planner I created), so please be kind! In this video, I discuss my reaction to reading Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier for the first time. For those of you who don’t like watching videos (or you can’t withstand my pitiful attempt at speaking into a webcam), I’ve summed up my thoughts below. […]

Reading Romance for the First Time

Posted February 13, 2014 in Blogging & Challenges, Reviews / 21 Comments
Reading Romance for the First Time

Literary Love 2014 is a week dedicated to all things book love-ish. Link up any post showing love to a book, author, etc and feel free to grab our button & use our hashtag, #LiteraryLove14. Read more about this event at Love at First Book.  I have never been one for romance. I don’t read romance novels, and I prefer the literary fiction I read to be light on the love. Call me a cynic, but boy-meets-girl stories usually just […]