Reading Challenege · TBR

Beat the Backlist 2018

Over the past year I’ve been seeing the hashtag #BeatTheBacklist and finally found my way to Novel Knight’s Book Reviews. I was happy to find a TBR Reading Challenge that seemed to fit what I was looking for and was flexible. One of my main goals of 2018 is to hack away at the books… Continue reading Beat the Backlist 2018

TBR · TTT

TTT: Winter TBR List

Wow, I can’t believe it’s time for another TBR list, but I guess freezing temps are upon us. I didn’t do so well with my Fall TBR; out of twelve books on the list I read five. Hoping I do way better than that! The first five books are ARCs that I’m planning to read,… Continue reading TTT: Winter TBR List

Classics Club · Uncategorized

CC Spin #16: And the Winner is…

Alright readers, this morning I got the Classics Club Spin number and I’m excited to see my pick. The magic number is four and that means my pick is…

Book Tag

Book Tag: 2017 TBR

Hey Readers! I’m going to wait til the New Year to start Quick Lit posts again, so I think a Book Tag is in need to fill in the gap. Yesterday I saw this TBR Tag that FictionFan’s Book Reviews did and I think it’s time to talk about some books on my TBR 1… Continue reading Book Tag: 2017 TBR

Book Review · Movie Review

Double Feature: Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie

**Double Feature is a review of both the book and its movie adaptation.**   I’ve seen the movie The Prestige roughly eight times. Only the Labyrinth can compete with that number. With The Prestige (a drama/mystery about dueling magicians from Christopher Nolan), even though I know the ending, the story and layers are so compelling… Continue reading Double Feature: Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie

ARC · Book Review

ARC Review: The End We Start From – Megan Hunter

“In the midst of a mysterious environmental crisis, as London is submerged below flood waters, a woman gives birth to her first child, Z. Days later, the family are forced to leave their home in search of safety. As they move from place to place, shelter to shelter, their journey traces both fear and wonder… Continue reading ARC Review: The End We Start From – Megan Hunter

Classics Club · Reading Challenege

Classics Club Spin #16

I swear a week ago I was thinking, ‘this would be a great time for a Classics Club Spin’, and lo and behold the reading gods answered! For those who don’t know I’m in the progress of reading 50 classics in 4 years (that I’ve already chosen). The website that hosts the challenge does a… Continue reading Classics Club Spin #16