Happy National Book Lover’s Day!

August 9, 2020 in Blog - boundbythebook

I realize I never got to properly show my book lover’s room (my “office”) and I thought today would be the perfect day to do so. I have so many books not pictured here. I’m talking bookshelves on bookshelves. The bookshelf pictured (and another larger one not pictured) is completely…

Book Review: The Swap

August 6, 2020 in Blog, Reviews - boundbythebook

𝙄𝙩’𝙨 𝙣𝙤𝙩 𝙢𝙚, 𝙞𝙩’𝙨 𝙮𝙤𝙪. 𝙉𝙤, 𝙧𝙚𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙮. 🍃What was the last book that you didn’t connect with you or DNF’d?🍃 I’m not big on not finishing a book. There are instances where I have DNF one (Sorry, Untamed) but this one I chose to see through to the end because…

The Bookish Box – July Unboxing

August 5, 2020 in Blog - boundbythebook

It’s going to be a good day when you open your front door to find your Bookish Box safely hidden between your welcome mat and a potted aloe. This month featured Mary Alice Monroe’s The Book Club and other book club themed goodies! The Book Club – Synopsis Mary Alice…

Book Review: His & Hers

August 3, 2020 in Blog, Reviews - boundbythebook

A Little Backstory… I’ve anticipated the release of this book for most of 2020. I’m new to Alice Feeney’s writing but the synopsis is what hooked me and “made” me (lol) preorder this book. What I Enjoy in Mystery/Suspense/Thrillers I feel I must preface my review with my own personal…

Sunday Sun Day

August 2, 2020 in Blog - boundbythebook

I’m doing what I’ve complained about all summer—sitting outdoors in the sweltering Texas sun. 😆 But sometimes you just need to sweat out your worries and live in the moment so HERE I AM TEXAS SUN! 🌞 (Also, pls be nice to my delicate, pale skin, lol.) I’m officially halfway…

The Flatshare – Mini-Review & Recommendation

August 1, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020 - boundbythebook

🏠 🏠 🏠 I’m not crying, you’re crying!!! I’m so glad to have heard about The Flatshare from @sallyhepworth awhile back in one of her super awesome themed stories she does on her insta. I fell in straight up LOVE with this book and all of its characters. My heart fluttered and…

Book Review: Be Not Far From Me

August 1, 2020 in Blog, Reviews - boundbythebook

Book Details Review Nature will not nurture you. Ashley’s never really had it easy in her 17 years. She’s taken to relying purely on herself and her fists. A fateful trip into the woods to hang out with friends turns Ashley inward, trying to make sense of her choices in…

July Wrap-Up!

August 1, 2020 in Blog - boundbythebook

July Physical Copies Be Not Far From Me (YA) The Flatshare The Loop Gone to Darkness Audiobooks We Should All Be Feminists The Acid Bath Murderer My Favorite This Month: The Flatshare Gone to Darkness MUST READ The Flatshare If you want a good blanket and coffee read: Gone to…

#bookstagram made me do it (again)

July 27, 2020 in Blog - boundbythebook

So here we are, again. Bookstagram has afflicted me once again with longing for more books! Ahh! I couldn’t stop myself from buying yet even MORE books when I have an already GIGANTIC tbr pile staring me in the face. 😆📚 But I totally couldn’t resist these two! I’ve heard…

We Should All Be Feminists – Mini-Review

July 24, 2020 in Blog, Reviews - boundbythebook

Book Details Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Series: Standalone Genre: Non-fiction, Feminism, Women’s, Essays Format(s): Paperback, 64 pages, also available on Kindle, 52 pages On Sale: July 29, 2014 (US) Publisher: Vintage/Anchor/Knopf Doubleday My (Very) Mini-Review I really enjoyed this narrative and personal experiences by the author. It was a quick…

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The Mother-in-Law
Feels Like Falling
You and Me and Us
In Five Years
First Cut
The Safe Place
The Guest List
A Conspiracy of Bones
The Tenant
Daisy Jones & The Six
Lying in Wait and Other True Cases
You Are Not Alone
American Predator: The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the 21st Century
The Sun Down Motel
Morgue: A Life in Death
Dead Men Do Tell Tales: The Strange and Fascinating Cases of a Forensic Anthropologist
Blood On the Table: The Greatest Cases of New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
A History of Modern Psychology
Dissecting Death: Secrets of a Medical Examiner

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