Month: July 2018

Top Ten Tuesday: Believe the Hype!

Top Ten Tuesday: Believe the Hype!

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is… Popular books that lived up to the hype! I know there are a LOT of readers out there, who are leery of hyped books, because they sometimes are fail to deliver on the stellar reading experience we were promised. The […]

Sundays with Sam – The Sunday Post

Sundays with Sam – The Sunday Post

Sundays with Sam is a combination of Sunday Post hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer and Stacking the Shelves hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. My Week in Review I don’t know how many of you are participating in The Discussion Challenge, but it has been very, very good to me. First, I was July’s featured blogger, and […]

Review: Surviving Adam Meade – Shannon Klare

Review: Surviving Adam Meade – Shannon Klare

Surviving Adam Meade Shannon Klare Series: Surviving Adam Meade, #1 Age/Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Publisher: Swoon Reads Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars Goodreads Seventeen-year-old Claire Collins has a plan: get into college and leave North Carolina behind. What she doesn’t have is an idea for how to get rid of the local football star […]

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Odd One Out – Nic Stone

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Odd One Out – Nic Stone

Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Tressa at Wishful Endings that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I can’t wait for Odd One Out! Odd One Out Nic Stone Series: n/a Release Date: October 9, 2018 Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers Waited on by: Sam Goodreads From the New York Times bestselling […]

Top Ten Tuesday: What Comes Next!

Top Ten Tuesday: What Comes Next!

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is… What Comes Next! So, that’s vague, right? What I am eluding to are sequels I can’t wait to read. Many of these are continue stories, where previous books left me hanging or were just set in worlds I can’t get […]

In a Nutshell Reviews – The Summer of Change Edition

In a Nutshell Reviews – The Summer of Change Edition

In a Nutshell Reviews are my version of mini-reviews, because sometimes, you just want the highlights. I always like looking for how my Nutshell books are connected. These three books share a common thread of romance, obviously. I mean, I read these books, they must have some romance, but they all also happen to take place […]

Sundays with Sam – The Sunday Post

Sundays with Sam – The Sunday Post

Sundays with Sam is a combination of Sunday Post hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer and Stacking the Shelves hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. My Week in Review You know you’re old, when all you have to talk about is the weather, but you know, we had a few really great days here in dirty Jersey. I […]

Discussion: Audiobook Love

Discussion: Audiobook Love

Posted July 20, 2018 by Sam@wlabb in discussion, sam, Uncategorized / 44 Comments

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post on Rainy Day Ramblings where we discuss a wide range of topics from books to blogging. This Week’s Topic: What Do You Love About Audiobooks? First, I must make a confession. I was a longtime opponent of audiobooks. I would repeat all those arguments, which many people […]