Bionic Book Worm

Book reviews, Top 5 Tuesday, recommendations and more

Top 5 Character Driven Books

A character driven book can be described as a book where the characters self or growth takes precedence over the plot. The difference is that a plot driven book takes a character to a time/place, through actions, for an end... Continue Reading →


The Hearts Invisible Furies

THE HEARTS INVISIBLE FURIES Written by John Boyne Published by Anchor Canada, March 6, 2018 My star rating: 500000000 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: Cyril Avery is not a real Avery--or at least that's what his adoptive parents tell him. And he... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap up – July 2 – 8

What a weird week! I thought that I would get a TON of reading done. My kids were off camping with my parents for the week and my husband was out fishing every day to prepare for a tournament. But... Continue Reading →

The I Spy Book Challenge!

I was tagged to do this by the ever amazing Lili from Lili's Blissful Pages - and THANK YOU so much for the tag! This is one of the funnest tags i've seen in a while - and what a challenge! A... Continue Reading →

Six Stories

SIX STORIES Written by Matt Wesolowski Published by Orenda Books, June 1, 2017 My star rating: 2.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: 1997. Scarclaw Fell. The body of teenager Tom Jeffries is found at an Outward Bound center. Verdict? Misadventure. But not... Continue Reading →

Save The Date

SAVE THE DATE Written by Morgan Matson Published by Simon and Schuster, June 5, 2018 My star rating: 3.75 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Charlie Grant’s older sister is getting married this weekend at their family home, and Charlie can’t wait—for the... Continue Reading →

July 2018 TBR

July?? I guess it is! Time is flying by too fast! I'm trying to keep this month light with my reading plans. Kids are home for the summer so we plan to do some camping, fires, BBQ's, fishing, and lots... Continue Reading →

June 2018 Book Haul – Double Digits, oops!

June was a good or bad month, depending on how we want to look at things! My wallet says "calm the hell down", my book shelves are silently weeping, and I'm smiling like a fool. This was my first double... Continue Reading →

Top 5 Naked Hardcovers

For me, there's nothing better than taking the dust jacket off of a hardcover book and finding something underneath. Some shiny lettering, an embossed design, a picture - it feels like you're uncovering a buried treasure! Some of them are... Continue Reading →

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