An Epistolary Mystery || Where’d You Go, Bernadette? Review

An Epistolary Mystery || Where’d You Go, Bernadette? Review

Initial Thoughts:  Actually enjoyed this! I wouldn't even have minded it if it was mostly Bernadette's POV either, since she's a hoot. WHERE'D YOU GO, BERNADETTE by Maria Semple Little, Brown Books, August 2012 Contemporary fiction, humor Rated: 4 / 5 cookies Bernadette Fox has vanished. When her daughter Bee claims a family trip to [...]

TTT: Books With Movie Rep

TTT: Books With Movie Rep

Big reputation, big reputation, you and me got big reputations ohhhh... (I COULDN'T HELP IT) There are just some books out there that definitely gained some good rep because of the movies that came out. I, for one, have been enjoying a few movies more than the books themselves lately, and it got me thinking [...]

A Dolly Parton Extravaganza || Dumplin’ Review

A Dolly Parton Extravaganza || Dumplin’ Review

Initial Thoughts  I don't know what it is I'm doing wrong lately, but I've been feeling like the movie adaptations to the past books I've picked up got their messages across a but better. It's no different for Dumplin'. DUMPLIN' by Julie Murphy Balzer + Bray, September 2015 YA romance, contemporary Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean [...]