Yearly Archives: 2014

WWW WEDNESDAY | #45

Rain City Reads   December 31, 2014   Comments Off on WWW WEDNESDAY | #45

It’s time for this week’s WWW Wednesdays, hosted by Should Be Reading blog (head over and check them out!). This link up asks three questions What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll be reading next? Here are my WWW answers! What did I recently finish reading?               I had a… Read more »

TOP TEN TUESDAY | BACKLIST BOOKS TOPPING MY TBR FOR 2015

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday on The Broke and the Bookish is: Top Ten Goals/Resolutions for 2015. I don’t really do resolutions. I feel like the big ones that are kind of dicey are setting me up to fail, and creating smaller ones for the sake of reachable goals is kind of silly. So instead, this being Backlist Books, I’m… Read more »

THE SUNDAY REVIEW | NEWJACK – TED CONOVER

Rain City Reads   December 29, 2014   Comments Off on THE SUNDAY REVIEW | NEWJACK – TED CONOVER

Acclaimed journalist Ted Conover sets a new standard for bold, in-depth reporting in this first-hand account of life inside the penal system. When Conover’s request to shadow a recruit at the New York State Corrections Officer Academy was denied, he decided to apply for a job as a prison officer. So begins his odyssey at Sing Sing, once a model… Read more »

WWW WEDNESDAY | #44

Rain City Reads   December 24, 2014   Comments Off on WWW WEDNESDAY | #44

It’s time for this week’s WWW Wednesdays, hosted by Should Be Reading blog (head over and check them out!). This link up asks three questions What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll be reading next? Here are my WWW answers! What did I recently finish reading? You guys. If you haven’t… Read more »

TOP TEN TUESDAY | BOOKS AND BOOKISH PRESENTS I WOULDN’T MIND SANTA BRINGING ME

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday on The Broke and the Bookish is: Top Ten Books I Wouldn’t Mind Santa Bringing This Year. I’ve got wishlists scattered everywhere. In notebooks, in my Chapters and Book Depository and Book Outlet accounts, on Goodreads. There’s not shortage of books I’d like to find under the tree. But, for one thing, the best book… Read more »

THE SUNDAY REVIEW | LITTLE WHITE LIES – KATIE DALE

Rain City Reads   December 21, 2014   Comments Off on THE SUNDAY REVIEW | LITTLE WHITE LIES – KATIE DALE

Fans of Pretty Little Liars will be ensnared in this tale of deceit. The first time Lou meets mysterious Christian, she knows he is The One. But Christian is hiding a terrible secret. Why does he clam up every time Lou asks about his past? Why doesn’t he have any family photos, and why does he dye his blond hair… Read more »