Mark My Words | Muhammad Khan | Book Review

Mark My Words is a face paced read which shines a strong light on social inequality within the privileged grammar school. Previously there were two schools in Enley – Minerva (the privileged private grammer school) and Bodley (the more racially diverse public school). Bodley is located in a more run-down part of town. When theContinue reading “Mark My Words | Muhammad Khan | Book Review”

A Show For Two | Tashie Bhuiyan | Book Review

I’ll be honest, I’ve been siting on writing this review for A Show For Two. I had alot of mixed feelings with this one. The enemies to lovers romance was so good! Unfortunately, the other elements within the story left me feeling unsettled. When Mina and Emmit first met, they immediately clash. In fact, MinaContinue reading “A Show For Two | Tashie Bhuiyan | Book Review”

When You Call My Name | Tucker Shaw | Book Review

When You Call My Name honestly broke me and slowly tried to put me together again. This is a beautiful beautiful story. It is set during the 1980s and 1990s and is centered around the HIV/AIDS epidemic. No book with this as it’s central premise is going to be happy but, this one has somehowContinue reading “When You Call My Name | Tucker Shaw | Book Review”

Her Country: How the Women of Country Music Became the Success They Were Never Supposed To Be | Marissa R. Moss | Audiobook Review

Why did I listen to Her Country? Growing up, I was always listening to country music. Honestly, I feel pretty fortunate to have grown up in the era of Trisha Yearwood, Faith Hill, Martina McBride, and Shania Twain. And that is just naming a few artists from that time. We were also lucky to listenContinue reading “Her Country: How the Women of Country Music Became the Success They Were Never Supposed To Be | Marissa R. Moss | Audiobook Review”

Partner Track | Cat Wynn | Book Review

Partner Track is a debut novel by Cat Wynn and it is spicy, spicy, spicy! Perdie Stone is an attorney awaiting a partnership at a Charleston law firm. When she is first introduced, she is leading a case in a courtroom and completely dominating. When she finds herself stranded due to a storm, she alsoContinue reading “Partner Track | Cat Wynn | Book Review”

The Date From Hell | Gwenda Bond | Book Review

The Date From Hell is the second book in the Match Made In Hell duology. This book continues the on going battle between heaven and hell. Characters Luke (demon) and Callie (human) are planning their first official date as a couple. Unfortunately, nothing goes exactly as planned and together they find themselves on a newContinue reading “The Date From Hell | Gwenda Bond | Book Review”

This May End Badly | Samantha Markum | Book Review

This May End Badly is such a fun young adult novel. There is a prank war, a fake relationship, strong friendships, and some major character growth along the way. I honestly devoured this book. It was absolutely hilarious and kept me on my toes as everything came together. The prank war has been going onContinue reading “This May End Badly | Samantha Markum | Book Review”

Wild At Heart | Stacy Gold | Book Review

Wild At Heart is the first book in the new Wild Love series by Stacy Gold. I was drawn to this book on Netgalley because I love a good nature story especially when there is a touch of romance. This also sounded like a bit of a comedy. I was excited to dive in andContinue reading “Wild At Heart | Stacy Gold | Book Review”

Why The Titanic Was Doomed | Bryan Jackson | Book Review

Why The Titanic Was Doomed is a critical evaluation of the reason(s) why Titanic met the fate that it did in April 15th, 1912. If you ask someone why the Titanic sank, more times than not you will be told it was because of an iceberg. While this is true,researcher Bryan Jackson argues that thereContinue reading “Why The Titanic Was Doomed | Bryan Jackson | Book Review”

Titanic Day by Day: 366 Days With The Titanic | Simon Medhurst | Book Review

I have an annual tradition of reading something Titanic related during the week of April 15th. I do read things at other times as well but this particular week is just special. This year marks the 110th anniversary of the Titanic sinking on that early morning of April 15th, 1912. To honor this date, authorContinue reading “Titanic Day by Day: 366 Days With The Titanic | Simon Medhurst | Book Review”

Chasing the Four Winds

Reading, Writing, Nerding, and Honoring the Oxford Comma Since 1987.

A. A. MacConnell

When you write drabbles, you relieve the pressure of the epic novel expanding in your head.

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