Wanderlust Book Tag

This book tag was created by Alexandra from Reading by Starlight. I came across it through Zezee from Zezee with Books. Secrets and lies: a book set in a sleepy small town Not That I Could Tell by Jessica Strawser This book is set in the small town of Yellow Springs, Ohio. A close-knit communityContinue reading “Wanderlust Book Tag”

WWW Wednesday: January 29

WWW Wednesday was originally hosted by A Daily Rhythm, and now maintained by Taking on a World of Words. There are three prompts for WWW Wednesday:–What are you currently reading?–What did you finish recently reading?–What do you think you’ll read next? The Night Circus by Erin MorgensternYup, I’m still reading The Night Circus! If I wasn’tContinue reading “WWW Wednesday: January 29”

Reading Blog: January 28

Happy Book Birthday to ‘Don’t Read the Comments’ by Eric Smith! You can catch my review of the story here! I’m still deep into ‘The Night Circus’ by Erin Morgenstern. It’s highly enjoyable, yet recent events have prevented me from finishing it as quickly as I would’ve wanted. Life brings surprising events at your door,Continue reading “Reading Blog: January 28”

Sunday Sentence: January 26

I’m participating in David Abrams’s ‘Sunday Sentence‘ project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, ‘out of context and without commentary’. “Recently, instead, there has been a contrasting obsession with authenticity, even though the specificity of an accent might only be noticeable to the community from which it comes”. Source: ‘Are AuthenticContinue reading “Sunday Sentence: January 26”

Friday Reads: January 24

I’m about 40 percent into ‘The Night Circus’ by Erin Morgenstern. I find it very curious that each chapter does a time jump. Considering that the book only focuses on a small cast of characters, the time jump holds some significance in the story. I also love the circus setting, and the thread of CeliaContinue reading “Friday Reads: January 24”

Reading Blog: January 23

This week I began reading ‘The Night Circus’ by Erin Morgenstern. I’m nearly 100 pages in the story, and I’m really liking it. The development of the characters Celia and Marco is being performed very meticulously, as their life paths were orchestrated to play a part in an intricate game. So far the story jumpsContinue reading “Reading Blog: January 23”

WWW Wednesday: January 22

WWW Wednesday was originally hosted by A Daily Rhythm, and now maintained by Taking on a World of Words. There are three prompts for WWW Wednesday:–What are you currently reading?–What did you finish recently reading?–What do you think you’ll read next? The Night Circus by Erin MorgensternYes, I’m finally reading The Night Circus! So far I’mContinue reading “WWW Wednesday: January 22”

OwlCrate January 2020 unboxing/Vengence Will Be Mine

I received my January OwlCrate box over the weekend, and I was thrilled with the goodies it contains! Spoiler pics are shown at the second image! January’s theme is called ‘Vengence Will Be Mine’! Harry Potter inspired mug, designed by Cara Kozik —Crooked Kingdom inspired socks, designed by Out of Print clothing—Candle inspired by ‘ChildrenContinue reading “OwlCrate January 2020 unboxing/Vengence Will Be Mine”

Goodreads Monday: January 20

I’m taking part in Goodreads Monday. This was started by Lauren’s Page Turners, in which you choose a book listed on your Goodreads TBR and talk about it. This week’s post: When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago Synopsis:Esmeralda Santiago’s story begins in rural Puerto Rico, where her childhood was full of both tendernessContinue reading “Goodreads Monday: January 20”

Sunday Sentence: January 19

I’m participating in David Abrams’s ‘Sunday Sentence‘ project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, ‘out of context and without commentary’. ‘People see what they wish to see. And in most cases, what they are told that they see’. Source: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern.