Behind the Blog: Meet the Blogger Series- Kate from @TheQuietKnitter

Ever wonder about the person behind the blog?  I mentioned back in January (here) that I would be starting a Meet the Blogger series.  This series will feature some of my favourite bloggers as we go behind the scenes and have them answer the questions!

Next up is Kate from The Quiet Knitter

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Kate is the blogger behind The Quiet Knitter and I have been following her blog forever! Keep reading to find out more about Kate!

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#cjsreads2017: Right Behind You (Lisa Gardner) @LisaGardnerBks @DuttonBooks

As mentioned previously (check out my original post here), I am partaking in monthly buddy reads with two of my favourite Bookstagrammers- Chandra and Jessica.   For our last January read,   we chose Right Behind You by Lisa Gardner.  This book is out TODAY!

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Keep reading below for a synopsis of the book and our thoughts.

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Book Review: Distress Signals (Catherine Ryan Howard) @cathryanhoward

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Adam Dunne is worried sick when his girlfriend, Sarah, fails to return from a business trip in Barcelona.   Days later, when her passport arrives at their home with a note stating “I’m Sorry- S”, Adam realizes that something is seriously wrong and vows to do whatever it takes to find her. As Adam investigates, he connects Sarah to a cruise ship and to another woman, Estelle, who went missing a year prior.   Adam decides to take matters into his own and takes to the high sea to hunt down her perpetrator: a man who has found the perfect hunting ground….

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January 2017 Wrap Up

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Can you believe it is the end of January? This month seemed to fly by; this first month of 2017 was extremely exciting.   I kicked off #cjsreads2017 with Jessica and Chandra, have started putting together a Meet the Blogger series, signed up for some blog tours, have been planning my wedding and I even had time to squeeze in 27 books (I know, I know…I’m slacking!)

Keep reading to check out what I read this month (and which reads I gave a 5 star rating to!)

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Book Review: Kill the Father (Sandrone Dazieri) @sandronedazieri @ScribnerBooks

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Kill the Father, the new release by Sandrone Dazieri, is a complex and thrilling murder mystery that will take you on quite the ride.   Fast paced plot, dynamic characters, and intelligent writing had me reading late into the night. I couldn’t put this one down.

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#cjsreads2017: Sleight (Sloane Kady)

As mentioned previously (check out my original post here), I am partaking in monthly buddy reads with two of my favourite Bookstagrammers- Chandra and Jessica.  For our fourth read, we chose a previously published novel called Sleight by Sloane Kady.

Keep reading below for a synopsis of the book and our thoughts.

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Friday Finds 9: January 27, 2017

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Friday Finds (a feature originated by Jenn at Books and A Beat) showcases the most interesting books that I have encountered during the last week and have added to my TBR wish list on Goodreads.

I am constantly adding titles to my never-ending TBR list and I can’t wait to share them with people.

Check out my newest and most wanted additions (or editions?…see what I did there!)

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