Top Ten Best Books Of 2016

2016 was an awful year in many respects, aside from that it did give me some wonderful books to read. I only rated so many books with five stars. I read some truly wonderful books this year. From my  top ten books of 2016 I rated 5 YA books, 1 Non-fiction, and 4 historical romance novels … Continue reading Top Ten Best Books Of 2016

A Torch Against the Night

A Torch Against the night SABAA TAHIR "Elias and Laia are running for their lives. After the events of the Fourth Trial, Martial soldiers hunt the two fugitives as they flee the city of Serra and undertake a perilous journey through the heart of the Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf—the Empire’s most … Continue reading A Torch Against the Night

Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

In no particular order here are ten authors that were new to me in 2016. These authors cover a range of genres from classics, YA, Sci-Fi, Non-fiction, Fantasy, Manga, and graphic novels. I rated most of these pretty high, with one or two being not so great of reads. Ayn Rand, Anthem H.G. Wells, The … Continue reading Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

Exploring My Books: Favorite Villain

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS Book with your favorite villain Sorry for the major delay! The weekend ran away from me. I typically don't fall for villains, although I did enjoy The Darkling from the Grisha trilogy (unfortunately I don't own that series, so I … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Favorite Villain

Top Ten Favorite Villains

I'm not one who falls for the Villain (at least often, although I did  with the Darkling), so these are the villains from some of my favorite books and series. The Darkling from The Grisha Trilogy by Leigh Bardugo Voldemort from the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling Count Olaf from A Series of Unfortunate … Continue reading Top Ten Favorite Villains

Top Ten Audio Books (Or All the Audio Books I’ve ever listen to)

Audiobooks are relatively new to me. When I was younger the idea of having someone else read to me, when I could read it faster was dumb. Now that I am older and get tired more easily, it's nice to have an audiobook to listen to while I rest my eyes. Below are 7 audiobooks … Continue reading Top Ten Audio Books (Or All the Audio Books I’ve ever listen to)

Top Ten ALL TIME Favorite Books Of New World Fantasy

In addition to my love of historical romances, which I feel I post about a lot, I also love YA fantasy. Here are my Top Ten All Time Favorite Books of New World Fantasy. This means that all those below are fictional worlds, unlike Harry Potter which is a Fantasy on our current world. An … Continue reading Top Ten ALL TIME Favorite Books Of New World Fantasy

May 2016

The month of May was extremely busy for me! Aside from work, I went to Chicago for BookCon (and had a blast), hosted my sister's baby shower, and helped at Girl Scout camp (from which I am still sun-burnt). Due to all that running around, I only finished 9 book, but luckily there were quite … Continue reading May 2016