Anthony Carter has not had it easy in life.
In a matter of months, he lost his mother to cancer along with his much coveted
spot in a prestigious doctoral program. Swimming in debt, he’s been forced to
move back to his hometown in rural Montana and take whatever job he can find. A
drunken weekend in Vegas is exactly what he needs to help him forget his
problems. A recent break-up with her boyfriend of
nearly a decade has left straight-laced Liz Rockwell disillusioned with love
and in desperate need of a vacation. She gets more than she bargained for when
one drunken night at a Vegas bar results in her being married to Anthony.
Embarrassed by her lapse in judgment, Liz is ready to make this whole night
just go away. A quickie divorce seems like the best solution to their problem,
until Anthony realizes wh…
After buddy reading many books together Stephanie @ Bookfever and I decided to do something different and do a co-review.
Caraval by Stephanie Garber
Whatever you've heard about Caraval, it doesn't compare to the reality. It's more than just a game or a performance. It's the closest you'll ever find to magic in this world . . .
Welcome, welcome to Caraval―Stephanie Garber’s sweeping tale of two sisters who escape their ruthless father when they enter the dangerous intrigue of a legendary game.
Scarlett has never left the tiny island where she and her beloved sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval, the far-away, once-a-year performance where the audience participates in the show, are over.
But this year, Scarlett’s long-dreamt of invitation finally arrives. With the help of a mysterious sailor, Tella whisks Scarlett away to the show. Only, as soo…
I have always loved Gilmore Girls. It'll always hold a special place in my heart so been really excited to combine my love of the show with my love of books in this Book tag.
1.I just got hit by a
- character having the worst day ever – Christina: Under
the never sky, The Hunger games, Maze Runner. Any dystopian book really? Are
there ever any of those where we get into it and think oh what a lovely day,
sun is shining, birds are chirping. Never takes long for it all to go to hell
all in the span of one day and usually brings the characters closer to an awful
death unless they somehow survive. Stephanie:Sophie Hatter in Howl's Moving
Castle by Diana Wynne Jones. She sure has a bad day when the Witch of the Waste
puts her under that spell that changes her into an old lady. But then again,