Since Spring Training for the MLB is quickly approaching (pitchers and catchers report this week!), I wanted to share a fantastic read surrounding a game so fine, it's played on a diamond. It's called Power Ball: Anatomy of a Modern Baseball Game by Rob Neyer, and it dove into the modern game of baseball in such a strong, analytical way. Thank you so much to Harper Collins for providing my review copy! All thoughts are my own.
Goodreads Synopsis: How does a little girl survive an abusive mother, Catholic school, rape, and a near-death experience? Raised by an abusive, narcissistic mother (who once tried to trick her into having an abortion), Julie Coons was also raped in college by a stranger and later married an abusive man who threatened to kill her… Continue reading This Does Not Leave This House by Julie Coons – Book Review
Who else is looking forward to Memorial Day Weekend?! *insert praise hand emoji* TBH, we've been counting down since...well, Easter weekend. Is it bad that we're living for the next day that we can binge read in peace? If that's wrong, we certainly don't want to be right. So what do we have packed for… Continue reading 6 books you must read this Memorial Day Weekend
"Don't move." "Don't scream." I have tried so hard to separate my emotions from this book. I originally wanted to read it without the hype, and to be honest, I planned to wait a while before reading it to let the Bookstagram buzz die down so I could have an open mind. Well, the arrest… Continue reading I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara – Book Review
I have always envied people who enjoyed listening to audiobooks. I've never really been able to pay enough attention to get through them..I'll start off great but then 10 minutes later, realize I haven't a clue what's happening. I guess you could say I'm a "visual" person. I was VERY enthusiastic when I signed up… Continue reading Audiobooks: Celebrity Memoir Edition