Exploring My Books Update

Exploring my books is my favorite book meme, in which I participate. It gives me a chance to fawn over and share the beautiful (and sometimes ugly), pristine (and sometimes falling apart), and wonderful (occasionally awful) books I own. This meme is hosted by Addlepates and Bookworms who still seems to be on her vacation/hiatus. Until she returns … Continue reading Exploring My Books Update

Exploring My Books: Favorite Non-Fiction

WHILE USUALLY THE TOPIC OF THE WEEK COMES FROM ADDLEPATES AND BOOKWORMS, AS SHE SEEMS TO BE ON HIATUS, I'VE COME UP WITH MY OWN TOPIC, WHICH IS MY Favorite Non-Fiction I don't typically buy nonfiction books, so I didn't have many to choose from for this topic. I can honestly say this is a very inspiring … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Favorite Non-Fiction

Throwback Thursday: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them BY Newt Scamander (J.K. Rowling) "A copy of Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them resides in almost every wizarding household in the country. Now Muggles too have the chance to discover where the Quintaped lives, what the Puffskein eats and why it is best not to leave milk … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them

Downton Abbey Rules for Household Staff

Downton Abbey: Rules for the Household Staff BY Justyn Barnes "The household staff of Downton Abbey carries out their duties with effortless dignity, finesse and pride. Yet how do they know how exactly to lay the table, when to leave the room to give Lord and Lady Grantham their privacy, how to care for Lady … Continue reading Downton Abbey Rules for Household Staff

Top Ten Characters Who are Fellow Book Nerds

The list below is actually all the characters I could remember who happen to be nerdy, so they are not necessarily my favorites. Violet Markey, All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven Charlie Scorsoni, The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Tessa Grey, The Infernal Devices by Cassandra Clare Meggie Folchart, Inkworld Series … Continue reading Top Ten Characters Who are Fellow Book Nerds

Exploring My Books: Favorite Classic

WHILE USUALLY THE TOPIC OF THE WEEK COMES FROM ADDLEPATES AND BOOKWORMS, AS SHE SEEMS TO BE ON HIATUS, I'VE COME UP WITH MY OWN TOPIC, WHICH IS MY Favorite Classic So is this the prettiest classic I own? No, but it is my favorite in terms of content. I absolutely adore Pride and Prejudice by Jane … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Favorite Classic

Throwback Thursday: The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games BY Suzanne Collins "Winning will make you famous. Losing means certain death. The nation of Panem, formed from a post-apocalyptic North America, is a country that consists of a wealthy Capitol region surrounded by 12 poorer districts. Early in its history, a rebellion led by a 13th district against the Capitol resulted in … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: The Hunger Games