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BOOK HAUL: Free Comic Book Day 2017

May 6th was Free Comic Book Day. The video above includes all the comics I hauled home. Did you...

BOOK HAUL: Free Comic Book Day 2017
Posted: May 9, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

April Book Wrap Up 2017

In the month of April I listened to 5 audio books. 1. Smarter Faster Better by Charles Duhigg...

April Book Wrap Up 2017
Posted: May 2, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Smarter Faster Better by...

*This book was received as an ARC through Net Galley in exchange for an honest review.* While it...

BOOK REVIEW: Smarter Faster Better by Charles Duhigg
Posted: Apr 25, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

Indie Bookfest Book Haul and Giveaway

This haul is a little late, but better late than never right? My husband and I attended Indie...

Indie Bookfest Book Haul and Giveaway
Posted: Apr 18, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: The Outliers by Kimberly...

The Outliers is book one in a young adult series by Kimberly McCreight and recently became...

BOOK REVIEW: The Outliers by Kimberly McCreight
Posted: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

The Art of Hanky Panky: Book 1

Hi! I’m Marcia and I’m the single one of The Mommy Gamers, like super single…so I...

The Art of Hanky Panky: Book 1
Posted: Mar 29, 2017 | By: Marcia Morgan

BOOK REVIEW: How The World Sees You b...

For more information visit HowToFascinate.com Haven’t read it yet? You can pick up How The...

BOOK REVIEW: How The World Sees You by Sally Hogshead
Posted: Mar 14, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

Care for Our World

My daughter Amber and I received a copy of Care for Our World, an interactive storybook app for...

Care for Our World
Posted: Mar 8, 2017 | By: Brooke Pratt

BOOK REVIEW: A World Of Babies by Alm...

In my very first book review, I take on A World of Babies by Alma Gottlieb and Judy DeLoache....

BOOK REVIEW: A World Of Babies by Alma Gottlieb and Judy DeLoache
Posted: Mar 7, 2017 | By: Carrie Bland

February Book Wrap Up 2017

In this February Wrap Up video, I chat about the three books I read this month.  I’m...

February Book Wrap Up 2017
Posted: Mar 1, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Patient H.M. by Luke Dit...

Patient H.M. tells the story of the author’s grandfather, neurosurgeon William Beecher...

BOOK REVIEW: Patient H.M. by Luke Dittrich
Posted: Oct 25, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK FEATURE: Sneaky Blends by Missy ...

I need more energy. I need to eat better. I need to lose weight. These are some of the thoughts...

BOOK FEATURE: Sneaky Blends by Missy Chase Lapine
Posted: Sep 20, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Harry Potter and The Cur...

Pick up Harry Potter and The Cursed Child on Amazon. You can join our Goodreads book club group...

BOOK REVIEW: Harry Potter and The Cursed Child
Posted: Aug 30, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: The Darkness of My Shatt...

When I first went back to school in the fall of 2012, I did it, of course, to be able to make a...

BOOK REVIEW: The Darkness of My Shattered Heart
Posted: Aug 24, 2016 | By: Ashley Montgomery

BOOK REVIEW: It Ends With Us by Colle...

I heard about It Ends With Us shortly after following Colleen Hoover on Facebook back in June. I...

BOOK REVIEW: It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover
Posted: Aug 3, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Book Review: Start With Why by Simon ...

Simon Sinek delivers an excellent TEDx Talk on how great leaders inspire action. He provides...

Book Review: Start With Why by Simon Sinek
Posted: Jul 20, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Last Call at the Nightsh...

I’ve long been a fan of Quirk Books, starting with Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and...

BOOK REVIEW: Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge
Posted: Jun 14, 2016 | By: Helen A. Lee

BOOK REVIEW: Daughter of Smoke and Bo...

BOOK REVIEW: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Posted: Jun 7, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: November 9 by Colleen Ho...

This was my first Colleen Hoover book and oh my god, I absolutely loved it. A good handful of...

BOOK REVIEW: November 9 by Colleen Hoover
Posted: May 1, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Rebel, Bully, Geek, Pari...

Rebel, Bully, Geek, Pariah hooked me in the first few pages. This book is accurately described as...

BOOK REVIEW: Rebel, Bully, Geek, Pariah by Erin Jade Lange
Posted: Mar 22, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Reconstructing Amelia by...

Our first book club book of the year was Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight. This book...

BOOK REVIEW: Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
Posted: Mar 15, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Landline by Rainbow Rowe...

At the time of writing this I have read all Rainbow Rowell books minus Carry On. I’ve...

BOOK REVIEW: Landline by Rainbow Rowell
Posted: Mar 1, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Book Haul: January 2016

Amazon is my best friend when it comes to book purchases, but there’s something to be said...

Book Haul: January 2016
Posted: Feb 26, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Author Interview with Kimberly McCrei...

January Book Club Selection For the month of January we read Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly...

Author Interview with Kimberly McCreight
Posted: Feb 23, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Dumplin’ by Julie ...

Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy is a story about Willowdean Dickson, a girl at home in her own skin...

BOOK REVIEW: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy
Posted: Feb 16, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Adulthood is a Myth by S...

I’ve often asked friends and family my age if they feel like adults. I’m 36 and I...

BOOK REVIEW: Adulthood is a Myth by Sarah Andersen
Posted: Feb 8, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Eleanor & Park by R...

Eleanor & Park is another great book by Rainbow Rowell. I’ll probably be reviewing all...

BOOK REVIEW: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Posted: Jan 26, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Dragonfly in Amber by Di...

For the month of October, The Mommy Gamers book club read Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. I became...

BOOK REVIEW: Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon
Posted: Jan 19, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: The Fishermen by Chigozi...

For the month of November, The Mommy Gamers book club read The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma. In...

BOOK REVIEW: The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma
Posted: Jan 12, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

BOOK REVIEW: Attachments by Rainbow R...

This was my first experience with Rainbow Rowell. It was a romantic comedy in book form. I love...

BOOK REVIEW: Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
Posted: Jan 7, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

The Halloween Happening

Halloween has become one of my children’s favorite holidays. They rapidly consume any...

The Halloween Happening
Posted: Oct 16, 2015 | By: Elaine Stryker

Book Review: The Possible Police

The Possible Police is a beautifuly illustrated children’s book with a powerful message...

Book Review: The Possible Police
Posted: Sep 24, 2015 | By: Marcia Morgan

September Book Club: Google Hangout

The Mommy Gamers Book Club is back!  We have been reading Paper Towns by John Green and chatting...

September Book Club: Google Hangout
Posted: Sep 14, 2015 | By: Marcia Morgan

A Comedy & A Tragedy: A Memoir of...

As a student of writing and literature, my literacy is one of those things which I constantly...

A Comedy & A Tragedy: A Memoir of Learning How to Read and Write
Posted: Sep 8, 2015 | By: Ashley Montgomery

A Dance with Hummingbirds: A Gift fr...

Helen Deines novel, A Dance with Hummingbirds: A Gift from the Other Side was a pleasure to read....

A Dance with Hummingbirds:  A Gift from the Other Side
Posted: Aug 24, 2015 | By: Lesley Adam

Marsha Mellow Goes Missing: An Unoffi...

Most parents who have been in a toy store in the last year are familiar with Shopkins, the tiny...

Marsha Mellow Goes Missing: An Unofficial Story for Shopkins Collectors
Posted: Jul 13, 2015 | By: Ashley Montgomery

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