Exploring My Books: Surprising

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS A Surprising Book My pick for this topic is mostly because I didn't think I would enjoy this particular genre, and that genre is celebrity memoirs. Last year I came across "Why Not Me?" by Mindy Kaling at Barnes and Noble and … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Surprising

Anthem

Anthem Ayn Rand "Anthem has long been hailed as one of Ayn Rand's classic novels, and a clear predecessor to her later masterpieces, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. In Anthem, Rand examines a frightening future in which individuals have no name, no independence, and no values. Equality 7-2521 lives in the dark ages of the … Continue reading Anthem

W…W…W…Wednesday…November 16th

I had a moderately busy weekend, sometimes I feel as if I'll never have an empty weekend. Aside from that I got a bit of cleaning in, changed out my sheets for my flannel ones, and made a meal plan for the week. CURRENTLY READING Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, & … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday…November 16th

Top Ten Movies Based on YA books

In no particular order, here are my top ten movies, that are based on YA novels. These are movies I loved as movies, and not necessarily as an adaptation of the books. For example, I loved the movie Inkheart, but when comparing it to the book it falls short, as a movie itself it was … Continue reading Top Ten Movies Based on YA books

Teaser Tuesday: A Little Princess

A Little Princess By Frances Hodgson Burnett "Ah, madame," he said, "there is not much I can teach  her. She has not LEARNED French; she is French. Her accent is exquisite." chapter 2 A Little Princess BY Frances Hodgson Burnett From Goodreads:  "Sara Crewe's young but doting father sends her to a London boarding school when she is … Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: A Little Princess

Wicked Rivals

Wicked Rivals Lauren SMith "A LORD WITH LEGENDARY CONTROL… Merciless and powerful, Ashton Lennox is a wealthy man because he puts business before everything else, especially love. As a member of the infamous League of Rogues, he’s no stranger to scandal. His bedroom conquests are as legendary as his fortune. As he searches for a … Continue reading Wicked Rivals

Exploring My Books: All Hyped Up

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS A book I bought for the hype More and more often lately I've been picking up books because they are getting a lot of hype. One of the more recent ones, although not the most recent (just easily accessible) is … Continue reading Exploring My Books: All Hyped Up

When Anxiety Attacks

When Anxiety Attacks Terian Koscik "Frank and full of gentle humor, Terian Koscik's graphic memoir shares her experiences of living with anxiety, finding the courage to see a therapist, and learning more than she could have imagined. Even in childhood anxious thoughts would seep into Terian's day. Yet she never thought that getting professional help … Continue reading When Anxiety Attacks

W…W…W…Wednesday…November 9th

I keep adding books to my currently reading, yet not managing to finish many. Aside from that I have been a bit busy with life. I have now been a pescatarian for a whole month, which is quite exciting. It started as an experiment, but I may extend this experiment longer to determine if it … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday…November 9th

Teaser Tuesday: A Torch Against The Night

A Torch Against the Night By Sabaa Tahir "I glance at Elias to see his hood has slipped back. When I pull it up, he does not stir, and worry twists in my belly." chapter 9 Laia, page 71  A Torch Against the Night BY Sabaa Tahir From Goodreads:  "Elias and Laia are running for their lives. After the … Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: A Torch Against The Night