About April (Books&Wine)

April is in her 30s and created Good Books And Good Wine. She works for a non-profit. April always has a book on hand. In her free time she can be found binge watching The Office with her husband and toddler, spending way too much time on Pinterest or exploring her neighborhood.

Life’s Too Short by Abby Jimenez | Book Review

I am obsessed with Abby Jimenez’s books. Each one seems even better than the one before. Reading Life’s Too Short, her third book was such a treat. I fell hard and fast for this book and basically inhaled it. Readers who need a guaranteed outpouring of feelings and great characters and a can’t stop won’t stop […]

Darius & Twig by Walter Dean Myers | Book Review

I have had Darius & Twig by Walter Dean Myers on my shelf for years. Oddly enough I never ended up unhauling it, as I really did intend to read it someday. Well, that day has come! You see, I have been prioritizing reading more diversely and then un-hauling those books and getting them into the […]

One Of The Good Ones by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To One Of The Good Ones by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite? Honestly, I ended up listening to One Of The Good Ones by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite because I stumbled across the audiobook on Hoopla rather than physically read it. And straight up, I do not regret that decision one little […]

5 Verse Books For Beginners

I used to be really intimidated by books that are in verse. You see, I thought maybe I wouldn’t like them as they didn’t follow typical prose structure. Yet as it turns out, once I gave them a shot, I was hooked. These five books are excellent for anyone looking to dip a toe into […]

Ten Things I Hate About The Duke by Loretta Chase | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Ten Things I Hate About The Duke by Loretta Chase? Ten Things I Hate About You is one of my favorite teen movies. In fact, it is one of the first DVDs my family ever owned and got a whole lot of play at my house growing up. Naturally, Ten Things […]

The Backups by Alex de Campi | Book Review

Why Did I Read The Backups by Alex de Campi? The Backups by Alex de Campi was a random book picked from my Macmillan reviewer box. Initially I wasn’t sure when I was going to read it, but as it turns out this was the first I read and what a good choice. Part of […]