SMASHBOX Halo Hydrating Perfecting Powder – Review

Smashbox: Halo Hydrating Perfecting Powder  Shade: Fair/Light Every girls nightmare: when you favourite cosmetic product is discontinued! This was the disaster I was left to deal with late last year as the 5 year stock I had bought of my discontinued Lancôme powder foundation finally ran out (the Ageless Mineral). I was left to search …

Continue reading SMASHBOX Halo Hydrating Perfecting Powder – Review

FABFITFUN: 2017/2018 Winter Editors Box – Review

FABFITFUN EDITORS BOX: Review  Attention all beauty/makeup/cosmetic addicts!!! I ordered my very first FabFitFun box earlier this year - getting the Winter Editors Box. Someone please tell me why I didn't subscribe sooner?! I am completely addicted already and I've only received one box so far. Originally I was concerned that I would receive a …

Continue reading FABFITFUN: 2017/2018 Winter Editors Box – Review

Top 5 Love Stories for Valentine’s Day

Just in time for Valentines day, here are my top 5 favourite love stories: (click the titles to read my review) 1. November 9 by Colleen Hoover Fallon meets Ben, an aspiring novelist, the day before her scheduled cross-country move. Their untimely attraction leads them to spend Fallon’s last day in L.A. together, and her …

Continue reading Top 5 Love Stories for Valentine’s Day

Forever My Girl – by Heidi McLaughlin

Forever My Girl by Heidi McLaughlin Paperback: 250 pages Publisher: Heidi McLaughlin (Dec 26 2012) ISBN-13: 978-0692909027 Synopsis: I was never supposed to be a rock star. I had my life all planned out for me. Play football in college. Go to the NFL. Marry my high school sweetheart and live happily ever after. I broke both our hearts …

Continue reading Forever My Girl – by Heidi McLaughlin

The Alice Network – by Kate Quinn

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn Paperback: 528 pages Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks (June 6 2017) ISBN-13: 978-0062654199 Synopsis: 1947. In the chaotic aftermath of World War II, American college girl Charlie St. Clair is pregnant, unmarried, and on the verge of being thrown out of her very proper family. She's also nursing a desperate hope that her beloved cousin …

Continue reading The Alice Network – by Kate Quinn

The Shoe On The Roof – by Will Ferguson

The Shoe On The Roof by Will Ferguson Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Simon & Schuster; Canadian Origin edition (Oct. 17 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1501173554 Synopsis: Ever since his girlfriend ended their relationship, Thomas Rosanoff’s life has been on a downward spiral. A gifted med student, he has spent his entire adulthood struggling to escape the legacy of …

Continue reading The Shoe On The Roof – by Will Ferguson

Wish You Were Here – by Renee Carlino

Wish You Were Here by Renee Carlino  Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Atria Books (Aug. 15 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1501105821 Synopsis: Charlotte has spent her twenties adrift, searching for a spark to jump-start her life and give her a sense of purpose. She’s had as many jobs as she’s had bad relationships, and now she’s feeling especially lost …

Continue reading Wish You Were Here – by Renee Carlino

Make Trouble – by John Waters

Make Trouble by John Waters  Hardcover: 80 pages Publisher: Algonquin Books (April 11 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1616206352 Synopsis: When John Waters delivered his gleefully subversive advice to the graduates of the Rhode Island School of Design, the speech went viral, in part because it was so brilliantly on point about making a living as a creative person. …

Continue reading Make Trouble – by John Waters

Are You Sleeping – by Kathleen Barber

Are You Sleeping by Kathleen Barber  Hardcover: 336 pages Publisher: Gallery Books (Aug. 1 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1501157660 Synopsis: The only thing more dangerous than a lie...is the truth. Josie Buhrman has spent the last ten years trying to escape her family’s reputation and with good reason. After her father's murder thirteen years prior, her mother ran …

Continue reading Are You Sleeping – by Kathleen Barber

The Lying Game – by Ruth Ware

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Simon & Schuster (July 25 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1501151811 Synopsis: “I need you.” Three small words that change everything. Isa Wilde knows something terrible has happened when she receives this text from an old friend. Why else would Kate summon her and their two friends Thea and …

Continue reading The Lying Game – by Ruth Ware

The Diary of Hendrik Goren – by Hendrik Goren

The Diary of Hendrik Goren by Hendrik Goren Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Grand Central Publishing (July 11 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1455542178 Synopsis: Hendrik Groen may be old, but he is far from dead and isn't planning to be buried any time soon. Granted, his daily strolls are getting shorter because his legs are no longer willing and …

Continue reading The Diary of Hendrik Goren – by Hendrik Goren

The Nuremberg Trial – by Ann Tusa and John Tusa

The Nuremberg Trial by Ann Tusa and John Tusa Paperback: 512 pages Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing (July 1 2010) ISBN-13: 978-1616080211 Synopsis: Here is a gripping account of the major postwar trial of the Nazi hierarchy in World War II. The Nuremberg Trial brilliantly recreates the trial proceedings and offers a reasoned, often profound examination of the …

Continue reading The Nuremberg Trial – by Ann Tusa and John Tusa