I just finished Life and Other Inconveniences by Kristan Higgins last week, and wow, was it so good! It had me laughing, crying, and everything in between. I think this is Higgins’ best book yet. My book review will be posted on Friday, August 2nd before the book publishes on August 6th, and I can’t … More #Giveaway: Life and Other Inconveniences by Kristan Higgins @BerkleyPub #stephlvsbooks #bookgiveaway
It’s time for another giveaway! My favorite team at Minotaur Books gave me two advanced copies of The Burning Chambers by Kate Mosse and I’m giving one to one lucky winner! I absolutely LOVED Mosse’s Languedoc trilogy (Labyrinth, Sepulchre, and Citadel), so I’m very excited to start reading this one soon and can’t wait to share it with … More #BookGiveaway! The Burning Chambers by Kate Mosse #TheBurningChambers @katemosse @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress
I can hardly believe that I’ve been blogging for two years now! My blog anniversary was actually May 4th so I’m a few days late, but I say you’re never too late to celebrate, right? The time has definitely flown by since I decided to create my blog so I could talk about books with … More Happy Second Blogiversary! Time for a Celebration Giveaway! #giveaway #internationalgiveaway #stephlvsbooks
I’m back from my vacation in Italy, fully rested, relaxed, and thrilled to be sharing a giveaway for a book that I just loved so much, and it’s one of my favorites of the year—The Southern Side of Paradise! This fabulous book is the last in Kristy Woodson Harvey’s “Peachtree Bluff” trilogy and will be … More Book Giveaway! The Southern Side of Paradise by Kristy Woodson Harvey @kristywharvey @GalleryBooks #bookgiveaway #stephlvsbooks #thesouthernsideofparadise
Hi everyone, I hope all of you have had a great week and are ready for the weekend! I just wanted to let everyone know that I’m taking a bit of a blogging break. It’s that time of year for my husband and me to take time to to celebrate our anniversary, and this year … More A Small Blogging Break! #stephlvsbooks
Hi everyone and Happy Wednesday! I hope you’re having a wonderful day! I missed WWW Wednesday last week because I was in Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA so my recently finished books will cover everything I’ve finished since February 28th through March 12th! Thankfully, I was able to read quite a bit the past … More WWW Wednesday! March 13, 2019
Hi everyone and Happy Wednesday! I hope you’re having a fabulous week! WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. Here’s how it works: all you need to do is answer the following three questions and link back to her, or you can put your answers in the comments on her blog! The three WWW questions … More WWW Wednesday! February 13, 2019
Hi everyone and Happy Wednesday! I hope everyone is having a great week!! WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. Here’s how it works: all you need to do is answer the following three questions and link back to her, or you can put your answers in the comments on her blog! The three WWW … More WWW Wednesday! January 23, 2019
Image Source: https://www.popsugar.com Back in November, I wrote a post sharing that I’d completed the 2018 Popsugar Reading Challenge and what books I’d read to get there. I also said then I was going to do the challenge again in 2019, which I’ve already started. I’m aiming to finish the Advanced Challenge but as … More 2019 Popsugar Reading Challenge~My Planned Books for the Challenge ♥
Hi all, Happy Wednesday! I hope everyone is having a great week so far…hard to believe it’s already the middle of January already–where did it go already?! WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. Here’s how it works: all you need to do is answer the following three questions and link back to her, or … More WWW Wednesday! January 16, 2019
Sorry all for not being around the past week: my dad, who is 70, had surgery last week to repair a leg injury he suffered in a major accident he was in a couple of weeks ago where he suffered head trauma, lacerations, and his leg injury. He also went into shock at the time … More Brief Update…Where I’ve Been and a Little Blog Break
Hey Everyone! I’m supposed to be resting as much as I can, but I wanted to just give everyone an update on what happened and how I am now. Some of you know, thanks to my hubby for updating you all on my Twitter last week, that I was hospitalized on Monday evening after … More Medical Update…
Unbelievably, my blog officially turned one on May 4th! The year has gone by so fast, and I can hardly believe I started my blog a year ago! Honestly, it feels like yesterday that I randomly decided to create my blog because I love reading and books so much that I wanted to meet and … More Happy First Blogiversary, Stephanie’s Novel Fiction…Time to Celebrate With Giveaways!!
Looking Ahead is a new monthly meme hosted by the wonderful Tina at Reading Between the Pages. This is a great way to share what you are planning to read for the month, and it’s also a fun way to meet new bloggers and find some new must-read books! Feel free to join in-you’re welcome … More Looking Ahead: May’s TBR List!
Hi everyone, I hope all of you are having a fantastic week! I just wanted to let everyone know that I’m taking a bit of a blogging break. I’ve mentioned a couple of times in a few random blog posts that my husband and I were taking a cruise this month to celebrate our anniversary … More Personal Update: Taking a Blogging Break
Looking Ahead is a new monthly meme hosted by the wonderful Tina at Reading Between the Pages. This is a great way to share what you are planning to read for the month, and it’s also a fun way to meet new bloggers and find some new must-read books! Feel free to join in-you’re welcome to use … More Looking Ahead: March’s TBR List!
Hi all! I’ve missed all of you, and I hope that everyone is well! It’s been 6 weeks since I took hiatus from my blog although it doesn’t feel that long for some reason. I’ve been meaning to write this post for a couple of weeks now but since this might be my most personal … More Personal Post: Life and Medical Update
Hi Everyone! I just wanted to let everyone know that per my doctor’s orders I’m taking an unexpected blog break for the next several weeks, possibly until December when classes end both teaching them and taking them so things will slow down some, since I’ve been experiencing severe, debilitating chronic daily migraines and occipital/cervicogenic headaches that … More Blog Update: A Small Break
Hi, everyone!! 🙂 It’s Tuesday so that means it time for Top Ten Tuesday, one of my favorite memes since I live by making lists, lists, and more lists!! And today is a special day…the ladies over at The Broke and Bookish blog who host the Top Ten Tuesday meme return with their official themes after being on … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Book Recommendations (Blogger’s Choice!) and Announcement
Hi, all! I hope everyone is having a great week! I’ve really enjoyed reading everyone’s blog posts this week 🙂 So many great books out there that I need to read, especially after reading so many awesome reviews all week long! Anyway, I wanted to stop by from my medically forced hiatus to say hello … More Blog Update….