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BOOK REVIEW: The Love Hypothesis

The Love Hypothesis by Ali HazelwoodPublication Date: September 14, 2021 (TUESDAY!!!) TW: Cancer, death of a parent (off page), misogyny, sexism, emotionally abusive mentor (off page, but described), sexual harassment (workplace setting) Plot: Olive, a third year PHD student, is trying to convince her best friend that she is over a guy (so her friend… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Love Hypothesis

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READING CHALLENGE: ARC August Wrap Up & Mini Reviews

Look we were busy in August and neither of us prioritized our ARC TBRs (who is surprised; not us), so we decided to do a joint wrap up. See our ambitious TBRs here. *Thanks to all the publishers & NetGalley for eARCs in exchange for honest reviews* Bree's Wrap Up I totally did not achieve… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: ARC August Wrap Up & Mini Reviews



AUGUST SLIPPED AWAY INTO A MOMENT IN TIME. Anyways. We hope you all had a lovely summer. Here in Southern California, we have another month of summer as September is basically a continuation of the season. But we'll pretend cooler days are ahead!!  We consume so many books in a month, that we don’t always… Continue reading FAVORITE READS OF THE MONTH: August

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BOOK TAG: The Last Ten Book Tag

I am not sure how I came across the tag, but I saw in on Spellbound Reads' blog awhile ago and thought I would give it ago. Make sure to check out their post here.  I'm filling this out on August 14 so possibly some things will have changed!! But, I need to write posts… Continue reading BOOK TAG: The Last Ten Book Tag

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Hello we suck at TBRs, but WE ARE TRYING!! Welcome to our mood-reader blog, home of well-intentioned, yet ill-fated TBRs. Anyways, we would love to burn through some ARCs this fine August, so we decided to participate in ARC August once again this year! Our Previous ARC August Wrap Ups: Bree's Wrap Up 2020 Tree's… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: ARC August TBRs



Hope everyone had a great July! We got to go to the mountains for a few days which was a nice break from life and both read a lot. We also posted a bunch of fun posts last week and if you missed them, they're linked below.  The TBR Book TagTop Ten Tuesday Post: Books… Continue reading FAVORITE READS OF THE MONTH: July

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SUMMER SPRINT: TBRs For the Rest of 2021

Despite the fact the two of us are notoriously bad at sticking to TBRs, that has never stopped us from assembling them every so often. Here are the books that we hope to read during 2021. Bree: I've never been all that good at sticking to TBRs, but has that ever stopped me from making… Continue reading SUMMER SPRINT: TBRs For the Rest of 2021

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SUMMER SPRINT: Short Book Recommendations [Part 2]

We are both fans of a short book or a quick read that flies by! A few years ago we posted this "Guide To: Catching Up on Your Goodreads Goal" where we shared a bunch of short book recommendations & then last year posted our Short Book Recommendations. We have read quite a few more… Continue reading SUMMER SPRINT: Short Book Recommendations [Part 2]

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SUMMER SPRINT: Top Ten Tuesday

The Top Ten Tuesday tag is hosted by Jana, @ThatArtsyReader, and you can find the upcoming prompts here. Today’s prompt is "Books I Read In One Sitting (or would have if I had the time)." BREE: My absolute favorite reading thing to do is to binge a book (or a series) so completely that I get sucked… Continue reading SUMMER SPRINT: Top Ten Tuesday

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MINI REVIEWS: Historical Romances [part 4]

So these mini reviews don't do terribly well in terms of "views" but I like doing them so we're going to keep it going. If you missed the first parts of this "series" you can read Part One here, Part Two here, & Part Three here.  I also read and reviewed (almost) the entire Bridgerton… Continue reading MINI REVIEWS: Historical Romances [part 4]