The state of my (book) blogging affairs

I've been book-blogging for some 7 years now, and while the first few years were a frenzy of activity for me as a book blogger, the past couple of years has found me slacking off. I know I've been planning and meaning to be more religious in my blogging but I just could not keep up. I read faster than I can write "reviews" and somehow my thoughts always got muddled and I often tend to forget a book whenever I already found the time to sit down in front of the computer to write. There are so many great books I'd read that I wasn't able to write about (i.e. David Mitchell) and which I've chose...
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ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE by Gail Honeyman

Contemporary Adult Fiction Published on May 2017 Published by Viking - Pamela Dorman Books More book details on Goodreads Summary from Goodreads: Meet Eleanor Oliphant. She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking. Nothing is missing in her carefully time-tabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats with Mummy. Then everything changes when Eleanor meets Raymond, the bumbling and deeply unhygienic IT guy from her office. When she and Raymond together save Sammy, an elderly ...
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[Blog Tour] BUCKET LIST TO LOVE by C. P. Santi

* Genre:       New Adult BUY LINK  | Goodreads About the book: Aya Contreras is thrilled to be studying in the land of sakura and sushi. Tokyo is a fascinating city to live in—vending machines, cosplayers, karaoke boxes, and bright, colorful conbinis on every corner. And the architectural design program she’s in is everything she dreamed it to be. The only problem? Her tutor doesn't seem to like her. Well, she doesn't like him very much either. Sure, Ryohei Mori is talented, and there's no denying he's hot. But he's also a surly, bossy know-it-all who eats too many cookies. Another ...
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[Virtual Book Tour] THE ESSENTIAL CARL MAHOGANY by Zach Boddicker

* Amazon | Goodreads CarlMahogany.com Paperback $15.00 ISBN: 978-0-692-63863-7 Fiction, Neo-Western M12 / Last Chance Press March 24, 2017 Pages: 270 Book Summary: What can an award-winning Nashville singer-songwriter learn about himself by agreeing to a best-of tour in a beat up old van? If it means getting out from under the thumb of a label that considers him washed up, he’s willing to find out.  At least until an ex-lover wants to come along for the ride. Carl Mahogany’s not your average protagonist. In the practiced drawl of the aging country singer, and echoing Edward ...
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ANOTHER WORD FOR HAPPY by Agay Llanera

Amazon | Smashwords  Order print (for PH only) Watch a live reading of an excerpt Synopsis: What does it take to come out of the closet? Since he was thirteen, Caleb has always known he’s gay. Now a college freshman, he falls in love for the first time. If it’s true that love conquers all, then will Caleb finally find the courage to reveal his secret? In this tale about family, friendship and self-discovery, find out how Caleb discovers the path to the freedom he’s always longed for. Here’s a hint: it involves doing things outside his comfort zone, such as joining a spoken word group! ...
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