Friday Reads #3: Where I live by Brenda Rufener

Friday Reads #3: Where I live by Brenda Rufener

 THE CANDID COVER  came up with an amazing idea of combining 2 book memes together. Helena and I think this is an amazing and super creative idea to discover new books and to share the ones we love with everyone else! The Two memes we will be featuring on Fridays will be none other than Book Beginnings, a book meme hosted by Rose City Reader where participants share the first sentence (or so) of the book, along with initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires. And The Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, the rules are quite simple: Grab a book, any book, and turn to page 56 or 56% on your e-reader. Find any non-spoiler sentence(s) and post. You can also link up your post […]

Waiting on Wednesday: One Small Thing by Erin Watt

Waiting on Wednesday: One Small Thing by Erin Watt

Hi everyone!! thank-you so much for stopping by today’s Waiting On Wednesday. Which is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine which spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating?   I know you guys heard about this book. What do you all think? Let me know in the comments so we can fangirl together!  Helena & Rebeca xoxo

Posted January 17, 2018 by Helena Reads in Memes, WOW / 4 Comments

Review: Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett

Review: Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett

Hello everyone😊 How are you? Thank you so much for stoping by today it really means a lot❤️ What are you guys reading? What’s the last Contemporary book you read? Ooops sorry for all the questions😂but seriously what are you reading? 😂 Today I’m going to share my thoughts about Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett who, I have to say, is now one of my favorite contemporary authors❤️😎🙌 I seriously don’t know how to start this review so I’m just going to start with a GIF that I think represents how I feel about this book… I read Alex, Approximately last month because one of my friends told me I should definitely read it and guess what? I LOVED THIS BOOK WITH ALL MY HEART […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Smoke in the Sun by Renee Ahdieh

Waiting on Wednesday: Smoke in the Sun by Renee Ahdieh

Hi everyone!! thank-you so much for stopping by today’s Waiting On Wednesday. Which is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine which spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating? Omg! Omg! Omg!😭😭😭 This cover is the most, marvelous cover that I have seen!😍😍😍I’m so in love with it, aren’t you? I’m so thrilled that publishers are finally putting diversity into their books. When I was growing up I never saw just beauty in book covers before and I’m so thrilled that it’s finally happening and I hope, with all my heart, that it will continue. Flame in the Mist was the 1st book in this duology. I’m eagerly awaiting this beauty and can’t believe it’s almost here. If you haven’t picked this book up yet, […]

Posted January 10, 2018 by Helena Reads in Memes, WOW / 2 Comments

Bookish life update: Books I got in December 😍⭐️📚 & goals for 2018⭐️

Bookish life update: Books I got in December 😍⭐️📚 & goals for 2018⭐️

Hello lovely and wonderful people❤️ I hope you are all having an amazing and wonderful day because you deserve it❤️ I know I’m kind of a bit late but today I want to share with you lovely people, the books that I got last moth! My amazing, lovely friend and co-blogger Helena ❤️ and my twin😆 and bestie Melissa from The Reader and The Chef sent me amazing books for christmas! I’m dying to read them all😍 I already read Reign of the Fallen by Sarah Glenn Marsh and guys… you have to read this book! The world building is amazing, the characters will definitely have a special place in your heart after you finish, it is a masterpiece and to be honest, one of my […]

ARC Review: Nice Try, Jane Sinner by Lianne Oelke

ARC Review: Nice Try, Jane Sinner by Lianne Oelke

Hello everyone! How have you been? I hope you are all having an amazing and incredible day❤️ What are you guys planning to read this month? Let me know in the comments below, I would love to add more books to my TBR LOL ❤️ Thank you so much for visiting us today, it really means a lot to us! Today I’m going to be sharing my thoughts about Nice Try, Jane Sinner by Lianne Oelke ❤️ Spoiler alert…. IT WAS AMAZING AND SO FUNNY I COULDN’T STOP LAUGHING ONCE I STARTED TO READ IT!   *TW: This book deals with attempt of suicide* Nice Try, Jane Sinner is for sure one of the most hilarious books I have read in a while, it is definitely a […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Save the Date by Morgan Matson

Waiting on Wednesday: Save the Date by Morgan Matson

Hi everyone!! thank-you so much for stopping by today’s Waiting On Wednesday. Which is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine which spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating? 🎉🎉Happy New Year!!!!🎉🎉I hope you all had a LOVELY new year! What is your new year resolution? Do you even make them anymore? I surely do. Which mine so happen to be…… about books. My bookish resolution is….. Only read books that I actually want to read!😱Shocker, right! This has actually become a problem for me and I’ve noticed that when I read books that I’m not interested in I actually get in a horrible slump!😫Which brings me to today, which just so happens that I’m very, very, interested in this book and author.😈 Save […]

Posted January 3, 2018 by Helena Reads in Memes, WOW / 11 Comments

Happy 4th Blogiversary!!! (Giveaways)

Happy 4th Blogiversary!!! (Giveaways)

Happy Blogiversary and Happy New Year!!! Wishing everyone an amazing 2018 with lots of love, health, happiness, and reading of course. Today officially marks the 4th year anniversary of my “blog baby”!😱 It’s crazy to think that I’ve been at this with my wonderful co-blogger Rebeca for four whole years, I’m super delighted and excited. It’s been a grand year that’s for sure! I’m grateful to some many of you.🙏🏼💖😘 I can’t even begin to express how much you have made me feel and how much I love you all. I sit here today and look back at all that has transpired, all the hardships that I have overcome and all the accomplishments that I have succeeded in. The support from you, my readers, my followers have been […]

Posted January 1, 2018 by Helena Reads in Blogiversary, Discussions, Giveaways / 76 Comments

[Giveaway Hop] What’s New for JANUARY!

[Giveaway Hop] What’s New for JANUARY!

This feature is ALL about the books that are releasing each month! But best of all it’s a GIVEAWAY as well! The Life of a Book Nerd Addict will be doing a giveaway, every month and you will get a chance to WIN a NEW BOOK. Did I mention this will happen every month!!!! YUP, that’s right. Every month! As satisfying that news was, there is more! This feature is also a HOP, there will be multiple bloggers, therefore multiple chances of winning! Isn’t that marvelous? So don’t forget to check the bottom of the post for more chances to win and be back every MONTH on the 1st for more!    The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) byHolly Black The Hazel Wood byMelissa Albert Iron Gold (Red Rising Saga #4) byPierce […]

Posted January 1, 2018 by Helena Reads in Giveaways / 48 Comments

ARC Review: Busted by Gina Ciocca

ARC Review: Busted by Gina Ciocca

Hello lovely people, I hope you are all having an amazing and wonderful day❤️ January is just around the corner! Can you believe it? I hope this new year brings you lots of happiness and that all your wishes come true❤️🌟 ✨ Today I’m going to share my thoughts about Busted by Gina Ciocca! First I would like to thank NG for letting me read an early copy of this book in exchange of a honest review. Some of you already know I love Contemporary stories with all my heart ❤️ it is definitely my favorite genre. And so when I first read the synopsis of this book I knew it was something I would definitely enjoy, I was completely intrigued. And then I saw that NG […]