Category: Audiobook

Audiobook Review: Goodbye Days..

Posted April 28, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
Audiobook Review: Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner Narrated By: Michael Crouch Release Date: March 7, 2017 Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers / Listening Library Genre: Young Adult Contemporary ISBN: 978-0553524062 Running Time: 10 hours and 45 minutes Source: Received From Publisher Add it to Goodreads What if you could spend one last day with someone you lost? One day Carver Briggs […]

Blog Tour: Alex & Eliza: ..

Posted April 18, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook, Blog Tour / 1 Comment
Blog Tour: Alex & Eliza: A Love Story by Melissa de la Cruz

I’m delighted to be a stop on the official Alex & Eliza: A Love Story book blog tour today! Below, I discuss what I felt while reading the book (and listening to the audiobook), I share my favorite lines from the book + my favorite songs from the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton (Thank you, LMM), which […]

Bright Lights: Starring Carrie..

Posted February 28, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook, Documentary Review / 0 Comments
Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

It has been two months since the passing of the legendary Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. I’ve been trying to find the words to talk about what these women mean to me and I still can’t bring myself to share that but I am going to talk about the beautiful HBO documentary, Bright Lights: Starring Carrie […]

A Must Read for Writers: The C..

Posted January 8, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
A Must Read for Writers: The Clothing of Books by Jhumpa Lahiri

Today, I’m talking to writers. Writers of books. Writers published and soon to be published. Writers who are debuting, have debuted, are a number of books in. Most of you can relate to or soon will be able to relate to this book that I’m going to talk about in a way that no one […]

Celebrity Memoir Done Right: L..

Posted January 7, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
Celebrity Memoir Done Right: Lauren Graham’s Talking as Fast as I Can

I love when celebrity memoirs are actually written by the celebrity. So I’d like to put the spotlight on those memoirs when the opportunity arises. Today, I want to talk about Talking as Fast as I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between by Lauren Graham. We all know and love Lauren […]

Audiobook Review: The Sun Is A..

Posted January 5, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
Audiobook Review: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon Narrated by: Bahni Turpin, Raymond Lee, Dominic Hoffman Release Date: November 1, 2016 Publisher: Delacorte Press / Listening Library Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Romance ISBN: 978-0553496680 Running Time: 8 hours and 4 minutes Source: Received Audiobook From Publisher Add it to Goodreads Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in […]

Audiobook Review: Flying Lesso..

Posted January 3, 2017 by Melody in Audiobook / 0 Comments
Audiobook Review: Flying Lessons and Other Stories Edited by Ellen Oh

Flying Lessons and Other Stories Edited by Ellen Oh Narrated by: Ellen Oh, Kwame Alexander, Meg Medina and Various Release Date: January 3, 2017 Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers / Listening Library Genre: Young Adult/Middle Grade Short Story Anthology ISBN: 978-1101934593 Running Time: 4 hours and 35 minutes Source: Received Audiobook From Publisher Add it to […]

Audiobook Review: Furthermore ..

Posted August 23, 2016 by Melody in Audiobook, Blog Tour / 1 Comment
Audiobook Review: Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

I am so excited today to join the official Furthermore Blog Tour and talk about the latest novel and first middle grade novel by Tahereh Mafi, whose Shatter Me YA trilogy I absolutely loved. Tahereh’s middle grade debut is everything I hoped it would be and more! Check out my review plus the other lovely blogs […]

Audiobook Review: And I Darken..

Posted August 18, 2016 by Melody in Audiobook, Books / 0 Comments
Audiobook Review: And I Darken by Kiersten White

Note: This review is part of the 2016 Summer Reading Diversity Spotlight. And I Darken by Kiersten White Narrated By: Fiona Hardingham Release Date: June 28, 2016 Publisher: Delacorte Press Genre: Young Adult Historical Fiction ISBN: 978-0553522310 Running Time: 13 hours and 26 minutes Source: Bought Hardcover + Received Audiobook From Publisher Add it to Goodreads No one expects a princess to be […]

Audiobook Review – Mande..

Posted July 28, 2016 by Melody in Audiobook, Books / 0 Comments
Audiobook Review – Mandela: An Audio History

Note: This review is part of the 2016 Summer Reading Diversity Spotlight. Mandela: An Audio History Narrated By: Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu, Joe Richman Release Date: February 19, 2014 Publisher: HighBridge Audio Genre: Nonfiction Running Time: 1 hour and 17 minutes Source: Free via Summer 2016 Sync Program Add it to Goodreads Recognized as one of the most comprehensive oral histories of apartheid ever […]