It’s that time again! I participated in my first read-a-thon this past spring and I’m so excited to do another one! If you didn’t tune in the first time, read-a-thons are fun challenges where readers from all over the world pledge to read during a set amount of time and then get together to talk…… Continue reading Bout of Books 20
I was tagged by Ally from Ally Writes Things for the “Friends” Character Book Tag! Thanks for continuing to tag me during my blogging hiatus and motivating my butt to get back to it 🙂 This tag was created by Haley @ FangirlFury. The only rules of the tag are to answer the following questions, tag…… Continue reading The “Friends” Character Book Tag
Ok ok ok ok… I know the whole point of Top Five Wednesday is that everyone writes about the same theme each week. I fully acknowledge that I’m totally breaking the rules, but I promise it is for a very good reason! (A reason that also partially explains my month long blogging hiatus). This meme…… Continue reading Top Five Wednesday #3- GOING ROGUE!
Excited for a second round of this meme! This meme is hosted by Lainey and Sam via the T5W Goodreads group and has been around since November 2013. Each month after taking suggestions from the group of over 7000 members, the hosts select themes for each week. This week’s theme is “your Top Five books…… Continue reading Top Five Wednesday #2
The Basics Title: The Goldfinch Author: Donna Tartt Publisher: Little Brown Date: October 22, 2013 Genre: Contemporary/Literary Fiction The Goldfinch is an epic, sweeping, coming-of-age tale following Theodore Decker, a young New Yorker who must somehow continue living after surviving the terrorist attack that killed his mother, Audrey. In the aftermath of the explosion, Theo…… Continue reading Book Review: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
What happened to June? Where did it go? How is it already July? One word my friends… ORIENTATION. June is the busiest month of the year for my job, putting in 60+ hour work weeks pretty much since the second week of the month. We have to get 3000 new students ready to come on…… Continue reading June 2017 Book Haul
Y’all it’s official- As teased in my June TBR post, I’m a professional reader! This is my first book review after joining NetGalley- the first of what I hope is many! I’ve already learned so much from this experience- today I researched standards of the YA genre, read about how to write a better book…… Continue reading Book Review: As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti