Monday, August 21, 2017 2018 Releases, 4 helms, Children's Books, Reviews

Fish-Boy by Vanita Oelschlager

Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Read Harder Reading Challenge 2017 Cute little Inuit story by Vanita Oelschlager. Never really heard of this author but thought it would be interesting to request the book on NetGalley. Glad I did as I discovered a new author and Vanita Books […]

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Friday, August 18, 2017 4.5 helms, Historical, Keeper, Loved, Reviews, Series

Secrets of a Summer Night by Lisa Kleypas

Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Oldie But A Goodie Reading Challenge 2017 Ooooohhhh….what a hero you are Simon Hunt!!! Sigh sigh….mega sigh…seriously this book!! The characters! The Wallflowers! Everything! Lol, I really loved this book I do have a few questions which I feel are unanswered in my head(see below). Would love to […]

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Thursday, August 10, 2017 2 helms, 2017 Releases, Historical, Reviews, Series

Lord Sebastian’s Secret by Jane Ashford

Title: Lord Sebastian's Secret #3 Series: The Duke's Sons Author: Jane Ashford Genre: Historical Romance Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Release Date: 3rd January 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Strugglefest! It took me 6 months to trundle through this. Just kept putting it […]

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Lady Mechanika: La Dama de la Muerte by Joe Benitez M. M. Chen

Title: Lady Mechanika: La Dama de la Muerte Series: Lady Mechanika Author: Joe Benitez & M. M. Chen Genre: Graphic Novel/Steampunk/Fantasy/Science Fiction Publisher: Benitez Productions Release Date: 26th September 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Wow, can Joe Benitez draw! What a […]

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Monday, August 7, 2017 2017 Releases, 4 helms, Historical, Reviews, Scotland, Series

The Laird Takes a Bride by Lisa Berne

Title: The Laird Takes a Bride #2 Series: The Penhallow Dynasty Author: Lisa Berne Genre: Historical Romance Publisher: Avon Release Date: 29th August 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Edelweiss ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Surprisingly I really enjoyed this one! Why was I surprised? Firstly, Lisa Berne […]

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Random Illustrated Facts: A Collection of Curious, Weird, and Totally Not Boring Things to Know by Mike Lowery

Title: Random Illustrated Facts: A Collection of Curious, Weird, and Totally Not Boring Things to Know Author: Mike Lowery Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels / Reference / Non-fiction Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Release Date: 31st Oct 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC I’m a curious person by nature….I have this insatiable thirst for knowledge and […]

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Monday, July 31, 2017 Life, Travel

A weekend trip into Switzerland

Just loving summer in Europe and of course, that calls for another impromptu weekend trip..which ended up being in Switzerland!…..Well it’s probably not the best country to book a holiday last minute as everything was sooo damn expensive but omg….what a country! Stunning scenery with breathtaking views and all those lakes!!!! Gorgeous! My eyes and […]

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Monday, July 24, 2017 2 helms, 2017 Releases, Historical, Reviews, Series

Duke with Benefits by Manda Collins

Title: Duke with Benefits #2 Series: Studies in Scandal Author: Manda Collins Genre: Historical Romance Publisher: St Martin's Paperbacks Release Date: 27th June 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Damn…..I really thought I would enjoy Daphne’s story Quite disappointed I couldn’t get […]

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2017 Reading Challenges

Good Reads

2017 Reading Challenge

Vellum has read 1 book toward her goal of 40 books.
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Netgalley & Edelweiss

34 out of 25 books (136%)

Oldie but a Goodie

5 out of 10 books (50%)

Read Harder

13 out of 24 books (54.166666666667%)