Down the TBR #22


Down The TBR Hole is a meme created by lost in a story that revolves around cleansing your TBR of all those books you’re never going to read and sort through it all to know what’s actually on there.

Most of you probably know this feeling, your Goodreads TBR pile keeps growing and growing and it seems like there is no light at the end of the tunnel. You keep adding, but you add more than you actually read. And then when youre scrolling through your list, you realize that you have no idea what half the books are about and why you added them. Well thats going to change!

It works like this:

  • Go to your goodreads to-read shelf.
  • Order on ascending date added.
  • Take the first 5 (or 10 (or even more!) if youre feeling adventurous) books. Of course, if you do this weekly, you start where you left off the last time.
  • Read the synopses of the books
  • Decide: keep it or should it go


As before, if there are no comments below the cover, I just don’t really remember adding the book to my list.   I will be doing 15 again this week.



Fall by Scarlett Dawn


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US covers vs UK covers


A member in a facebook group asked about UK covers the other day and I thought that would be a great post to make here.  Most of these are US vs UK, but there may be another country shown.  I looked at Book Depository because I love to buy UK books from them.  Here are some that I found that are different.


The US cover will be first.





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3 Quotes, 3 Days (day one)


The Rules

Thank the person who nominated you

Post a quote for 3 consecutive days (1 quote for each day)

Nominate three new bloggers each day


I was nominated by Donna and Samantha for this tag.  Thank you both!


Since I’m horrible with doing tags, I’m not going to tag anyone, but consider yourself tagged if you want to do this one.

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Review of Hiding Lies by Julie Cross (digital arc)




Hiding Lies by Julie Cross


Fans of Veronica Mars or Ally Carter will love the snarky, whip-smart former con artist Eleanor, in this sequel to Chasing Truth.

At Holden Prep, dirty little secrets always have a way of coming to the surface.

Eleanor Ames has never been what she seems. Average high school student on the outside, but reformed con artist trying to break free of her past on the inside. When Eleanor receives startling news about someone from her previous criminal life, plans for a new operation coinciding with her school’s upcoming field trip quickly consume her.

But operations rarely go according to plan. And this is one her irresistible teen FBI agent boyfriend, Miles, would never approve of.

Now, more than just Ellie’s reputation is at stake. If she fails, it could be her life.

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Book signing for Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (Obsidio)


As soon as I saw the announcement for this tour, I knew I had to go.  Anderson’s Bookshop in La Grange, IL hosted Amie and Jay on Friday March 16, 2018.  I loved Illuminae and Gemina and had been looking forward to Obsidio the second I finished book two.



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Blog Tour for The Heart Forger: guest post/top ten with Rin Chupeco




Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for The Heart Forger by Rin Chupeco hosted by Fantastic Flying Book Club.  Today I will have some information about the book, a top ten list from the author, and a giveaway.


The Heart Forger

(The Bone Witch #2)

by Rin Chupeco

Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire

Release Date: March 20, 2018

Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy

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Can’t Wait Wednesday 3/21/18


Can't Wait Wednesday


Can’t Wait Wednesday/Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Wishful Endings and was previously hosted by Breaking the Spine.   It was created to show off a future release that you are excited for.




Summer of Salt by Katrina Leno


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