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

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

Top Ten Facts about Me

This week's topic, courtesy of the Broke and Bookish, is ten bookish facts about me. So without further ado: I am a proud Ravenclaw of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. I guess more geographically relevant, I am a proud Horned Serpent  of Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.  Jane Austen is my favorite classic … Continue reading Top Ten Facts about Me

Spinster: Making A Life of One’s Own

Spinster: Making a Life of One's Own Kate Bolick "A New York Times Book Review Notable Book “Whom to marry, and when will it happen—these two questions define every woman’s existence.” So begins Spinster, a revelatory and slyly erudite look at the pleasures and possibilities of remaining single. Using her own experiences as a starting point, … Continue reading Spinster: Making A Life of One’s Own

Exploring My Books: Best June Read

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS My Best June Read In the month of June, I managed to finish 11 books. I rated only two of those 11 with 5 stars and they are Spinster: Making A Life of One's Own by Kate Bolick and Kindred … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Best June Read

Top Ten Beach Reads

As I don't typically spend much time on the beach, here are my top ten books I hope to read this summer, that are on the lighter side: The Crown by Kiera Cass I need to finally get around to finishing this series, I've loved it since the beginning, so I keep putting off finishing … Continue reading Top Ten Beach Reads

Exploring My Books: Newest books of 2016

AS I AM NOW CO-HOSTING EXPLORING MY BOOKS WITH ADDLEPATES AND BOOK NERDS, OUR TOPIC THIS WEEK IS My Newest book from 2016. I am a self-confessed book addict. This means that despite knowing I have no time to get to them, I constantly buy new books (particularly if it is one by an author I love). The … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Newest books of 2016