October 2016 Releases On My Ra..

Posted October 1, 2016 by Melody in On My Radar / 0 Comments
October 2016 Releases On My Radar

October 1, 2016 Books * Resurrecting Sunshine by Lisa A. Koosis October 4, 2016 Books * Replica by Lauren Oliver * The Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan * Nemesis by Anna Banks * Yesternight by Cat Winters * Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin * Wonder Women: 25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History by Sam Maggs, Illustrated […]

Melody’s September 2016 ..

Posted October 1, 2016 by Melody in Monthly Wrap Up / 0 Comments
Melody’s September 2016 Wrap Up

Book Reviews *** The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh *** The Weight of Memories by Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu *** Gates of Thread and Stone by Lori M. Lee *** The Silence of Six by E.C. Myers *** My Body, Herself by Carmen Maria Machado *** Among The Shadows: 13 Stories of Darkness & Light edited by Kate Karyus […]

TV Week in Review 2016-2017 Se..

TV Week in Review 2016-2017 Season #2

In case you missed the first TV Week in Review, click here. Also, note that I will not be reviewing every single show that I watch this TV season, but I will try my best to review most of them or at the very least, the series/season premiere/finale. For a taste of what I’ll be […]

TV Review: Rosewood Episode 2...

Posted September 29, 2016 by Melody in Rosewood / 0 Comments
TV Review: Rosewood Episode 2.02 “Secrets and Silent Killers”

Tonight on Rosewood, Rosie (Morris Chestnut)  and Annalise (Jaina Lee Ortiz)  discover that their murder victim has a death certificate from three years ago. The case doesn’t get interesting until about halfway into the episode when Tate Ellington (Quantico) makes an appearance and Rosie and Annalise really start making progress in the case. Plus, the […]

Book Review: Anchored: Finding..

Posted September 29, 2016 by Melody in Books / 0 Comments
Book Review: Anchored: Finding Hope in the Unexpected by Kayla Aimee

Anchored: Finding Hope in the Unexpected by Kayla Aimee Release Date: July 1, 2015 Publisher: B&H Books Genre: Christian, Memoir ISBN: 978-1433686108 Source: Received From Publisher Add it to Goodreads You count a pregnancy by weeks and Kayla Aimee had only ticked off 24 of the 40 when she unexpectedly went into labor. She thought her church upbringing […]

TV Review: Quantico Season 2 P..

Posted September 25, 2016 by Melody in Quantico / 0 Comments
TV Review: Quantico Season 2 Premiere “Kudove”

When season two begins, Alex finds herself at “The Farm,” the CIA’s mysterious training facility. As Alex navigates the dark world of espionage, far different and more dangerous than what she’s learned before, she’s pulled into the center of a deadly conspiracy that not only threatens the lives of this country’s citizens, but the lives […]

TV Review: The Last Man on Ear..

Posted September 25, 2016 by Melody in The Last Man on Earth / 0 Comments
TV Review: The Last Man on Earth Season 3 Premiere (Fox)

I had very high expectations for the season three premiere of The Last Man on Earth. Also, can we take a moment to acknowledge and celebrate this being season three? That went by so fast! Congrats on season three, I am so excited for what’s ahead! So the season opens right where it left off, […]

TV Week in Review 2016-2017 Se..

TV Week in Review 2016-2017 Season: The Premieres #1

Fall TV is here! I am so excited that September is here and TV is back and one the best times of the year for TV fans is in full swing! Today, I’m here to talk about this week’s premieres as well as earlier premieres of the Fall season along with mentions of the shows […]

TV Review: Fox’s Pitch Serie..

Posted September 22, 2016 by Melody in Pitch / 0 Comments
TV Review: Fox’s Pitch Series Premiere

“See. You can do it when you have to.” – Bill It’s here! The long awaited, highly anticipated series premiere of Pitch is here! Pitch follows Ginny Baker (Kylie Bunbury), a young woman who is making history as the first woman to pitch and play in the Major Leagues. The premiere is big as we […]

TV Review: Rosewood Season 2 P..

Posted September 22, 2016 by Melody in Rosewood / 0 Comments
TV Review: Rosewood Season 2 Premiere “Forward Motion & Frat Life”

Rosewood returned tonight with a new Captain, a steady secret, and a murder connected to the mayor. And of course, all of the adorable and fun chemistry between Rosewood (Morris Chestnut) and Annalise (Jaina Lee Ortiz) that we could hope for in the premiere. It’s a soft opening for these two, which is understandable given […]