Exploring My Books: Aesthetics

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS  An Aesthetic Cover While not the most beautiful book cover in the world, I am drawn to the aesthetics of the 60th-anniversary edition of Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury. As soon as I saw the cover I had to buy … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Aesthetics

The Crown

The Crown Kiera Cass "When Eadlyn became the first princess of Illéa to hold her own Selection, she didn’t think she would fall in love with any of her thirty-five suitors. She spent the first few weeks of the competition counting down the days until she could send them all home. But as events at … Continue reading The Crown

W…W…W…Wednesday…September 28th

I finally got around to getting some reading in! Aside from that, I finished my art project for the month, which was painting 16 wine glasses for a wedding party. It was a nice project that got me covered in paint for awhile, which is always refreshing. Now that that is complete, I feel like … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday…September 28th

The History of England

The History of England Jane Austen "As a schoolgirl, Jane Austen must have suffered terribly under her lessons of English history. The sixteen-year-old finally took revenge and wrote her own history of the Kings and Queens of England. Containing thirteen mischievous portraits of the English Royals, this very entertaining--and incomparably unreliable--history book is illustrated by … Continue reading The History of England

Teaser Tuesday: The History of England

The History of England By Jane Austen "[On Anne Bolin] It is however but Justicd, & my Duty to declare that this amiabke Woman was entirely innocent of the Crimes with which she was accused, if which her Beauty, her Elegance, & her Sprightliness were sufficient proofs, not to mention her solemn protestations of Innocence, … Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: The History of England

Succubus Revealed

SUCCUBUS Revealed RICHELLE MEAD "In Georgina Kincaid, succubus and she-demon, #1 New York Times bestselling author Richelle Mead has created one of her most enticing characters. But with a shot at love, and maybe even redemption, is the ultimate seductress finally going soft? Like hell she is. . . Georgina Kincaid has had an eternity to … Continue reading Succubus Revealed