Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Most Anticipated Releases

Here are the books I'm most looking forward to in the first half of 2016.

Stars Over Sunset BoulevardThe Progeny (Descendants of the Blood Countess #1)Flirtation WalkSisi: Empress on Her OwnThe Feathered BoneThe Ringmaster's WifeThe Calling (Seer, #2)Delilah: Treacherous Beauty (Dangerous Beauty #3)The AllianceFrom This Moment

As you can see, I love historical fiction. These books are all by authors I have read before. Check out more top ten lists at The Broke and the Bookish.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Books I want for Christmas

Here are a few books I would love to see under the tree Christmas morning.

The rest of the Chronicles of the Kings series:
Song of Redemption (Chronicles of the Kings, #2)The Strength of His Hand (Chronicles of the Kings, #3)Faith of My Fathers (Chronicles of the Kings, #4)Among the Gods (Chronicles of the Kings, #5)

Pioneer Woman cook books:
The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of HolidaysThe Pioneer Woman Cooks: Dinnertime: Comfort Classics, Freezer Food, 16-Minute Meals, and Other Delicious Ways to Solve Supper!

Some non-fiction I have been meaning to read:
Simply Tuesday: Small-Moment Living in a Fast-Moving WorldWild in the Hollow: On Chasing Desire and Finding the Broken Way HomeAudacious

Julie Klassen's latest book:
The Painter's Daughter

I hope you all have a merry Christmas and get lots of books to read in the coming year. Check out more top ten lists at The Broke and the Bookish.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Book Haul ~ December

It's been a while since I've done a book haul. I have been getting more physical books now that I have book shelves to put them on. but, my preferred method is still the Kindle. I got a new Paperwhite for an early Christmas present. I have really been enjoying it. Here are my most recent acquisitions.

Physical Books:
Five Quarters of the OrangeA Spool of Blue ThreadCrossing to SafetyThe ChosenOn This Foundation (Restoration Chronicles, #3)

Kindle Books:
After the War Is OverMagonia (Magonia, #1)The Beekeeper's Son (The  Amish of Bee County, #1)The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress

If you enjoy book hauls, check out Stack the Shelves at Tynga's Reviews.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday ~ The Prophetess

What I'm waiting on:
The Prophetess: Deborah's Story (Daughters of the Promised Land, #2)

When does it release? February 2, 2016

Why am I waiting? I enjoyed this author's series about King David's wives. This series looks really good too.

Check out more WOW posts at Breaking the Spine.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Top Ten Tuesday and Quick Lit Combo ~ Favorite books of 2015

I read some great books this year. Here are my favorites.

Bathsheba: Reluctant Beauty (Dangerous Beauty, #2)Legend of Sheba: The Rise of a QueenSecrets She KeptThe Accidental EmpressMist of Midnight (Daughters of Hampshire, #1)Secrets of a Charmed LifeThe NightingaleStill LifeThe Secret of Pembrooke ParkThe Sea Keeper's Daughters (Carolina #3)

These are all five star books that are in no particular order. Check  out more top ten lists at The Broke and the Bookish, and more Quick Lit posts at Modern Mrs. Darcy.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday~ The Feathered Bone

What I am waiting on:
The Feathered Bone

When does it release? January 26, 2016

Why am I waiting? Julie writes beautiful, character driven novels. I can't wait to read this one.

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015