Category: Book Reviews

May 2019 Reads & Reviews

My reading world has been pretty chill lately. I’ve had a streak of mediocre books, so I’m hoping I can break that spell soon and get back into things. That said, May’s reads and reviews includes some of the better books as of late. You know the drill – here…

April 2019 Reads & Reviews

Happy Monday! I might be away on vacation, but there’s no way I’d miss the best day in blog land – it’s time for April 2019 reads and reviews! I’ve read SO many great books lately, so I’m extra excited to share today. Let’s jump right in!   AN ANONYMOUS…

March 2019 Reads & Reviews

I’m slowly getting back into my reading groove, thank goodness. That’s probably because I’m at last getting books from the library that have been on hold for quite some time so I’m ready to dive in. There was a good mix of books throughout the last month – some enjoyable,…

February 2019 Reads & Reviews

I seem to be reading at a slower pace these days. I’m not so sure why, but in a way it’s nice. Feels like I’m investing more into each book and savoring the stories/characters opposed to rushing through simply to meet a goal. ANYWAY. That said, I’ve had some great…

January 2019 Reads & Reviews

Time for the first reading roundup of 2019 already? Sign me up! Let’s jump right into my January 2019 reads and reviews.   My Top Picks … Ghosted by Rosie Walsh couple falls in love before knowing their respective tragic pasts are connected I wish I could think of what…

December 2018 Reads & Reviews

The last roundup of books for 2018! I can hardly believe it. I’m trying to finish out the year strong with reading, but like I mentioned last month I’ve slowed down a little bit. Blame it on the holidays, a sudden lack in my attention span, and Hallmark movies. Such…

lately on instagram @whatkarlysaid

  • #Bookworms, rejoice! This is our kinda day! 📚 On #WorldBookDay, I simply want to say thank you to all authors. Your characters, stories and words change my life daily, and I can’t imagine a life without them. Happy reading to all! #bookstagram
  • “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Alice, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
@Disneyland is full of hidden scenes and little details. This area in particular, right around the corner from Fantasyland, was my favorite of them all! Maybe because we were there early before the crowds came pouring in, or maybe I was taking a moment to be nostalgic ... either way this was the first time in a few months that I felt happy and 100% myself. Perhaps that’s the magic of Disney that Walt always talked about.  #adultsatdisney #disneyland
Do you ever experience quiet moments of total content while on vacation, no matter where you are?
  • Catalina Island is nothing short of enchanting. ☀️ #catalinacasino #vacationmode #frommyview
  • California vacation part one: ☑️. Thanks for the magic, memories and OG nostalgia Disneyland! #adultsatdisney #toontown #wallsofdisney
  • I can’t stop obsessing over this book! It’s Behind-the-Music meets Almost Famous, and I had to constantly remind myself that I wasn’t reading an interview in Rolling Stone Magazine. I just love when a book comes around that makes me fall further in love with reading than I already am. Have you read it? What are you #currentlyreading? #bookworm #bookstagram
  • Today was a good day to have a great day. ☀️ #happy #thursdaythoughts