Book Review: Semmant, by Vadim Babenko

***Spoiler Alert*** Bogdan Bogdanov, an eccentric, yet brilliant scientist, creates Semmant, an exceptionally clever money making robot. With Semmant, Bogdan has friendship and wealth. Together, they beat the stock market, find love, and find meaning to make life worth living. Bogdan’s life consists of meetings with his girlfriend Lidia, letters to Semmant, and short stories […]

Book Review: Charles and Edward, A Modern Day Pretty Woman

Charles and Edward, A Modern Day Pretty Woman, is told in a series of emails between Charles, a hopeless incurable romantic, and Edward, his younger, and very demanding escort. Charles, an upper class London bookseller, travels the world selling his books. In his downtime, he chooses to spend time with Edward, a hairstylist by day, […]

Blogging from A to Z Challenge: From A is for Adult Fiction, to Z is for Zombie Fiction!

I may be a day, (or 24 days), late and a dollar short for the April A to Z Blogging Challenge, created by Tossing It Out, but I wanted to participate anyways. My challenge will include discussing book related things, for each letter of the alphabet. ALL AT ONCE! A is for Adult Fiction! Adult […]

Happy Easter! The Chocolate Book Tag

Happy Easter everyone! In keeping with the Easter spirit, I found a chocolate book meme created by Well Done Books that I of course MUST participate in! The idea is to compare your favorite books with different types of chocolate. Check it out! 1.) Dark Chocolate: A Book with a Dark theme/content. This book, Such a […]

Stacking The Shelves Saturday

Welcome all! I began my week with Mailbox Monday, but wasn’t able to locate the creator of the Meme. But don’t fret, I have found another meme that is remarkably similar titled ‘Stacking The Shelves Saturday’, created by Team Tynga’s Reviews. So in order to give credit where credit is due, I will be using this […]

A Well Read Woman Presents: Freebie Friday!

  Welcome all! This Freebie Friday I have found some great FREE Kindle titles on Amazon for you to download and enjoy! Check these deals out!  CALL ME CAT (Contains mature content. Mystery/Romance) “Make me forget about everything except you.”Catelyn Travis is a good girl who gets good grades in law school, doesn’t date and […]

Book Review: The Girls of Tonsil Lake, by Liz Flaherty

“I thought of how little some things had changed since Tonsil Lake. We still sat in the kitchen in our nightclothes, still dreamed of the perfect man -whether we’d had him and lost him, still had him, or were sort of hoping -and we still got zits.” The Girls of Tonsil Lake, by Liz Flaherty, […]

Waiting On Wednesday: Copper Ravens, by Jennifer Allis Provost

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme created by Breaking the Spine that serves to showcase those coveted books that we are waiting to be released! My ‘Waiting On Wednesday’ is the second book of the Copper Legacy Series, Copper Ravens (Copper Legacy #2) by Jennifer Allis Provost! First of all, I LOVED Copper Girl, (Copper […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Things I Want

  The Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke & Bookish, to discuss our top ten favorite things that are bookish, but aren’t actually books! How fun is that??!!! I have scoured the web to find things that I love and wish to own. Here is my Top Ten Tuesday! 1.)  These gorgeous […]

Spring into Reading!

Today is the first day it actually feels like Spring. One of my favorite things to do is sit in a comfy lawn chair outside and read under the sun. I sooo look forward to doing this in my little backyard at my new house! I have a feeling I will be spending LOTS of […]

Guest Blog Post: The Best Little (Nerdy) Bookstore in Queens, by Author Kendra L. Saunders

Enigma Bookstore in Astoria, Queens is still a relatively new bookstore, but it has the friendly presence of a neighbor you’ve known your whole life. Amid a selection of seemingly hand-picked fantasy, sci-fi and graphic novel titles, you can find anything and everything that your inner nerd bookworm might desire. In my opinion, though, the […]

Book Review: The Kelpie, by T.J. Wooldridge

I loved T.J. Wooldridge’s take on the Scottish water horse myth. Although this is a middle grade novel, I found myself wrapped up in it, eager to turn the next page. The Kelpie, by T.J. Wooldridge is a winner! Heather and Joe –Prince Joseph to be exact, set out on an adventure to discover why […]

A Well Read Woman Presents: Freebie Friday!

  Welcome all! This Freebie Friday I am highlighting two romance books that are FREE today on Amazon Kindle! Download these titles to your Kindle now, because these deals won’t last! Happy reading!   FREE ON AMAZON KINDLE! The Tycoon’s Make-Believe Fiancee It’s wonderful to be engaged! Or at least it would be if he […]

Talk Wordy To Me Wednesday: My Interview with Award-Winning Women’s Fiction Author Theresa Rizzo + Giveaway!

Recently, I had the honor of interviewing award-winning author, Theresa Rizzo. We discussed her latest book, Just Destiny, and her career as a writer. You can win a copy of Just Destiny here, via a rafflecopter giveaway that I am sponsoring! Hi Theresa, thank you for agreeing to this interview. Tell us, what books have […]

Book Review: A Long Thaw, by Katie O’Rourke

“Looks like it’s going to be a long thaw.” Abby has always had a safety net, unlike her cousin Juliet, who has an absent father and a drunk mother who depends on her financially. Abby is her cousin’s keeper and protector. Not that Juliet can’t protect herself… Juliet is tough, in many aspects of her […]

Blog Stop: Just Destiny, by Theresa Rizzo Book Review + GIVEAWAY!

“I believe we all have our own path to travel. Sometimes we make false starts and detours, but we have this internal compass that knows our true path. We just have to listen to it.” Jenny Harrison is the proud and loving wife/step-mother to her humanitarian Doctor husband, and his two teenage children Alex, and […]

Guess Who’s Stopping By? Award Winning Author Theresa Rizzo Visits A Well Read Woman Blog!

Please join me in welcoming Theresa Rizzo to A Well Read Woman Blog on Tuesday, April 8th! I will be sponsoring a Giveaway and featuring my Book Review of Just Destiny, which was released on March 31rst!

Book Review: In Retrospect, by Ellen Larson

“You have to be willing to die to change history…” It’s the 24th century, and Merit Rafi, a forensic Retrospecter, has been given the task to identify the murderer of Zane, a worthy general/hero, by going back in time. She came to Rasaka to strengthen the bonds between the Oku’s and the Raskan’s, through education […]

Talk Wordy To Me Wednesday: My Interview with Contemporary Chick Lit Author Dahlia Savage

Welcome all! Recently, I had the opportunity to talk with the Author of Indiscretion, and the recently released Graduation Day. I had the pleasure to read and review Indiscretion, which you can find here.   1.) Hi Dahlia, thank you so much for agreeing to this interview. Do you recall how your interest in writing originated? […]