2018 swoof reads: what kind of read are you in the mood for?
Bookish, Spotlight

2018 swoof reads

Genres, time periods, settings… we love them all! SO, what kind of fictional experience are y’all in the mood for?! Not sure? Can’t decide? I’m here for you! Last year, swoof reads was a week-long celebration so check that out then read on for this year's condensed version of the swoof files!

November 2018 favorites on Faithfully Bookish!
Bookish, List, Spotlight

November 2018 favorites

Hello, reader friends! The excitement continues!!! Hope By The Book magazine hit the presses late last week (I don't know if that's proper magazine lingo or not but y'all get the idea... it is really REAL)! The winter launch issue should be in subscribers' hands by as early as this week!

First Line Fridays hosted by Hoarding Books featuring Timeless Love + giveaway on Faithfully Bookish
Bookish, Spotlight

First Line Friday: Timeless Love

Hello, reader friends!!! I'll try not to ramble like I usually do on Fridays because today's featured book is actually a collection of seven stories... yep, seven first lines AND a giveaway! Better yet, this collection is less than a dollar and only available for a limited time so buy a copy for a friend or two then enter to win a copy for yourself!

2018 highly anticipated reads (quarterly) on Faithfully Bookish
Bookish, Spotlight

highly anticipated 2018 reads: second quarter

I'm so glad y'all convinced me to do this post at the beginning of the year! I've really had a great time admiring all the lovely covers and getting excited about the stories to come. Here are MY most highly anticipated new releases for April through June of 2018!

Bookish, Historical Fiction, List

2016 Favorites: Historical Fiction

Is your to-be-read pile growing yet? I've had so much fun revisiting my favorites and hearing all about yours this week! I'll let you in on a little secret, historical fiction is my first love genre! I've adored historical fiction since I fell madly in love with reading in middle school.

The Hesitant Heiress by Dawn Crandall
Historical Fiction, Review

The Hesitant Heiress by Dawn Crandall

After being unjustly expelled from the Boston Conservatory of Music, Amaryllis Brigham sees her dreams of founding a music academy in her hometown of Seattle, Washington, disappearing before her very eyes. Now, the only way to achieve her goal comes with high stakes for someone set on avoiding men as much as possible...