“‘Have some more of the tuna casserole. I certainly enjoy watching a young child…

“‘Have some more of the tuna casserole. I certainly enjoy watching a young child eat.’” 💚 • Wow this book was hard to put down. It was put on my radar after so many friends started raving about the Netflix series of the same name. I knew I’d want to read it first and I’m … Read more

“I know he’s talking about us, and what I said in the Boathouse, but the smell o…

“I know he’s talking about us, and what I said in the Boathouse, but the smell of peppermint lingers on his breath. ‘I know I was: peppermint kisses are delicious.’” 💚 • Another great holiday romance read that can be devoured in one sitting with a warm blanket and cozy socks on. I don’t always … Read more

“When I wake up and go downstairs, my parents are in the kitchen slicing bagels….

“When I wake up and go downstairs, my parents are in the kitchen slicing bagels.” 💙 • This definitely started out giving me John Green vibes but it ended up being more satisfying because for me, the characters of Violet and Finch felt a little more authentic to me- they had a little more dimension. … Read more

“Mom had made spaghetti and meat sauce- perhaps the least Persian food ever, tho…

“Mom had made spaghetti and meat sauce- perhaps the least Persian food ever, though she did add a bit of turmeric to the sauce , which gave it a slight orange cast to the oil in it.” 🧡 • One of the most underrated books in my opinion- why have I not seen this all … Read more

“‘Little auntie,could you bring out more of your bean sprout soup? It’s so good …

“‘Little auntie,could you bring out more of your bean sprout soup? It’s so good that I don’t think one pot will be enough.’” 💜 • Thank you alcovepress for this ARC. This book is available now! If you are a lover of historical fiction, you will want to check this book out and if you … Read more

Made Coriander-Braised Pork with Oregano and Feta for this week’s hosted by fr…

Made Coriander-Braised Pork with Oregano and Feta for this week’s hosted by cookinglikeimeanit from Milk Street: Fast and Slow which has recipes you can use in the instantpotofficial ! Thank you voraciousbooks for this gifted book 💛 This felt like a really cozy winter meal. I was a bit skeptical but the flavors and the … Read more

“Jack out a slice of Preacher’s apple pie on a plate, covered it with Saran wrap…

“Jack out a slice of Preacher’s apple pie on a plate, covered it with Saran wrap and left the bar to walk across the street.” 💙 • I first heard of this series when someone told me about the Netflix show. When I found out it was based on a book series, I had to … Read more

“Her father glanced up from where he was slicing oranges in the kitchen.” • Th…

“Her father glanced up from where he was slicing oranges in the kitchen.” 🧡 • Thank you readforeverpub for a copy of this book that came out yesterday! 🎉 It’s no spoiler because it’s right in the title – this book is about a second chance romance between Dakota and Dexter and it’s all kinds … Read more

Thanks to and for giving me the opportunity to join the fun in the ! This b…

Thanks to mystery.book.club jordys.book.club bostonbookfanatic and stmartinspress for giving me the opportunity to join the fun in the ! This book will be out January 5th,2021. I’ve started it and it’s already grabbed my attention- review to come! 💙 • Check out the synopsis: A delicious twist on a Gothic classic, Rachel Hawkins’s The Wife … Read more

[ ] Thank you to and for this copy of by which came out 11/24/2020! • I t…

[ ] Thank you to bibliolifestyle and kensingtonbooks for this copy of by which came out 11/24/2020! 💙 • I took a break from WW2 books for a bit but when I saw the synopsis for this one, I knew I wanted to pick it up! It’s the story of Irene Sendler who was a … Read more