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: Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice BY Jane Austen ""It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife." So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's witty comedy of manners--one of the most popular novels of all time--that features splendidly civilized sparring between the proud Mr. … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Pride and Prejudice

Exploring My Books: Bringing Characters to Life

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC FROM ADDLEPATES AND BOOKWORMS IS characters you want to bring to life. This is a tough decision because there are many characters I wish I could bring to life. After some deliberation I've come to the decision that I would want the characters of Pride & Prejudice  by Jane Austen to come … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Bringing Characters to Life

Top Ten Favorite Authors

Whenever someone asks who my favorite of (insert category here) I hesitate. I've always had a tough time choosing favorites. This post is one that was a struggle to complete because I love books and I love that the authors wrote such fantastic novels, but choosing favorite authors is more than choosing your favorite books. … Continue reading Top Ten Favorite Authors

Top Ten Romances

Romance is probably my favorite genre, because it is prevalent in basically all genres. Below are my top ten romances which are spread across a couple of genres. Mostly historical fiction and young adult. The below books are not in any particular order. Almost Heaven by Judith McNaught This romance will always hold a special … Continue reading Top Ten Romances

2014 in Review

So I unfortunately did not blog as much as I said I would, and there are many books I read that I wanted to write about, but my laziness got the best of me. After seeing the post "The Ultimate Wrap-Up of 2014" by DreamlandBookBlog, I was inspired to wrap-up and break down what I … Continue reading 2014 in Review

Jane Austen

While I've been away from my blog this entire year, I've read 57 books out of my goal of 75. My first post of the many books I read will cover all the books I read by and about Jane Austen this year. You may be wondering why I spontaneously decided to read (almost) the … Continue reading Jane Austen