I think the challenge went well… depending on your definition of ‘well’. The good news is that I was one book shy from 20, which I’m 100% fine with as I hit a reading slump in July and thought I was going to have abandoned this challenge. The bad news is I only read nine… Continue reading 20 Books of Summer Challenge Wrap Up!
Hey Readers, Even though it feels like B.O.B. 19 just ended, somehow the next one is just around the corner! For newbies, here’s a rundown of the details: “The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August… Continue reading Bout Of Books #20 Sign-Up
Dear Reader, If you follow me on twitter, then you’ve read about my reading frustrations over the past few weeks. After Final Girls I was on a reading high, and the crash after was hard. Every book was either really dull, frustrating, or just not grabbing me. (Sula is probably the only exception.) Vacation is… Continue reading Vacation Is All I Ever Wanted!
Since Top Ten Tuesday is on break until August, this is a great time to break out some topics that I’ve been wanting to write about. A month ago I saw a couple of bloggers write about their personal canons, the books that shaped their tastes and love of reading. Childhood: Wizard of Oz… Continue reading Personal Canon
I can’t believe we are halfway through the year!! Time to reflect on all the wonderful books I’ve read this year, and decide which ones have risen to the top. Most of the books are new releases from this year, with two from last year. 1 American War – Omar El Akkad Dystopian literature… Continue reading TTT: Best Books I’ve Read in 2017 So Far…
I’m a couple of days late to the game, but I’m joining the 20 Books of Summer, which is hosted by 746 Books. I wanted to wait till after BookCon to make my list, since I got a few ARCs that will be coming out this summer. Rules are simple, I just got till September… Continue reading Reading Challenge: 20 Books of Summer
Due to being in the Mountains for the holiday weekend, I’ll have to keep this TTT short and sweet. The following are the books I’m really looking forward to reading this summer and fall. Hoping I’ll get to talk about them more in the upcoming months! 1 27 Hours – Tristina Wright … Continue reading TTT: Most Anticipated Books For the Second Half of 2017