Saturday Reading Blog | July 11

I’m currently reading ‘The Dutch House’ by Ann Patchett. I’m glad to have this opportunity to read one of her stories! Patchett recently made a visit to my area (before the virus hit), and it was a packed crowd! I can’t recall which book store it was, but it’s one I regularly visit. I alsoContinue reading “Saturday Reading Blog | July 11”

Sunday Sentence: May 10

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’. ‘I’ll never know, because it wasn’t a story she ever told.’ Source: ‘Years after my mother’s death, I finally understand what she was trying to say‘, by Jeanette Marantos. Los AngelesContinue reading “Sunday Sentence: May 10”

April 2020 Book Haul

Last month I received four books! I’m very happy with my selections! Clap When You Land by Elizabeth AcevedoGenre: ContemporaryPublisher: Harper TeenPurchased through Bookshop.org Beach Read by Emily HenryPublisher: BerkeleyGenre: Contemporary RomancePurchased through Book of the Month Long Way Down by Jason ReynoldsPublisher: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy BooksGenre: ContemporaryPurchased through Bookshop.org Starfish Pier by Irene HannonHope HarborContinue reading “April 2020 Book Haul”

February 2020 Book Haul

We are truly living in such a crazy time! Next week I begin 2 weeks of staying home, my school shut down due to the corona virus. It’s unbelievable how fast it’s spread around the world. I hope that everyone is staying safe! Today I’m ready to share my bookish findings. Sometimes stress places aContinue reading “February 2020 Book Haul”

Weekend Reads: March 7

This weekend I began reading ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’. I’m at Chapter 5, and I could see that this story is building up the character of Kya as a girl coming from very, very little. Another central character is also introduced, one who grew up with Kya (so it seems). I’m pretty interested in seeingContinue reading “Weekend Reads: March 7”

My Disappointing Reads of 2019

These are the books I read during 2019, but wasn’t too crazy about. They are as follows: Siege and Storm by Leigh BardugoOut of all the books in the Grisha trilogy, this is the book that I liked the least. It consisted of lots of talking about Alina gathering the Second Army, but very littleContinue reading “My Disappointing Reads of 2019”

Paranormal Romance/Blogtober Day 19

I’m participating in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober challenge. Paranormal romance is such a popular storyline in many books, and I love diving into them! Here are some of my favorite stories within this genre: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris Minion by L.A. Banks Zombie Ohio:Continue reading “Paranormal Romance/Blogtober Day 19”

Weekend Reads

I’m reading two books this weekend. The first I’m taking on is Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. I’ve never watched the successful television show of the same name, yet I’ve heard many great things about it from my friends. I’ve decided to give the book a try. It’s a very long read (over 800 pages), butContinue reading “Weekend Reads”

Reading Rush Wrap-Up

During The Reading Rush, my goal was to read 4 books:–The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane–Small Country–The Tea Dragon Society–Sorcery of Thorns I will list each book below and which challenges I fulfilled: For the challenge ‘Read a book with at least 5 words on the cover’:The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See.Continue reading “Reading Rush Wrap-Up”