All The Bright Places | Jennifer Niven | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven? I listen to All The Bright Places because I had read the advance reader copy in 2015 but, never reviewed it. As my goal for April and May was to catch up on some of my Netgalley reads, I decided that instead ofContinue reading “All The Bright Places | Jennifer Niven | Audiobook Review”

There I Go Again | William Daniels | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To There I Go Again by William Daniels? I’m a 90’s kid at heart and my favorite television show growing up was Boy Meets World. I still love it and in fact recently did a full re-watch with Shane. So, when I came across There I Go Again: How I CameContinue reading “There I Go Again | William Daniels | Audiobook Review”

A Woman of No Importance | Sonia Purnell | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To A Woman Of No Importance by Sonia Purnell? A Women Of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II caught my attention from the title alone. I had seen it a couple of times on my Twitter feed and decided to look intoContinue reading “A Woman of No Importance | Sonia Purnell | Audiobook Review”

Wolfpack (Young Readers Edition) | Abby Wambach | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Wolfpack (Young Readers Edition) by Abby Wambach? I had previously read Wolfpack by Abby Wambach and was curious as to how she had adapted it for a younger audience. Plus when I found that the audiobook was available on Libby, I couldn’t resist checking it out! Would the message ofContinue reading “Wolfpack (Young Readers Edition) | Abby Wambach | Audiobook Review”

The Poet X | Elizabeth Acevedo | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo? Elizabeth Acevedo is quickly becoming one of my “must read” authors. Her prose is just so beautiful, and I fall in love with her characters and her stories each time. And when I saw that I had the opportunity to actually listen to herContinue reading “The Poet X | Elizabeth Acevedo | Audiobook Review”

Girls Don’t Fly | Kristen Chandler | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Girls Don’t Fly by Kristen Chandler? I was looking for a new audiobook to listen to and found Girls Don’t Fly on Libby. It sounded like the perfect contemporary young adult for me to casually listen to while I was out for my walks and doing housework. Within the firstContinue reading “Girls Don’t Fly | Kristen Chandler | Audiobook Review”

My Own Words | Ruth Bader Ginsburg | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg? Ruth Bader Ginsburg was such an iconic woman in American history. I was so saddened by her death and the events that immediately followed it. And I wanted to learn more about the woman that had helped change the course of American historyContinue reading “My Own Words | Ruth Bader Ginsburg | Audiobook Review”

Open Book | Jessica Simpson | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Open Book by Jessica Simpson? Growing up, I was always a fan of Jessica Simpson and felt like she had been manipulated by those around her and had gotten a bad reputation due to the way she was perceived in the public eye. Her song “In This Skin” is alsoContinue reading “Open Book | Jessica Simpson | Audiobook Review”

The Romanov Sisters | Helen Rappaport | Audiobook

Why Did I Listen To The Romanov Sisters by Helen Rappaport? Growing up I loved the animated movie Anastasia (and later the Broadway adaptation). Learning more about the Romanov family dynasty is something that I’m always looking to do. I actually had been approved for an advance copy of The Romanov Sisters: The Lost LivesContinue reading “The Romanov Sisters | Helen Rappaport | Audiobook”

Only Mostly Devastated | Sophia Gonzales | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Only Mostly Devastated by Sophia Gonzales? Honestly as soon as I found out that Only Mostly Devastated was a retelling of the musical Grease, I was in. I have seen the movie version of Grease so many times that I can probably quote it word for word. So, I wasContinue reading “Only Mostly Devastated | Sophia Gonzales | Audiobook Review”

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