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 Things Books (and other Media) That Have Made Me Want To Do or Learn About After Reading (or Watching) Them

This week's topic was pretty fitting for me. The actual Top Ten Tuesday topic for this week is a topic rewind to one I missed or want to do again. A couple weeks ago this topic, Top Ten Book That Have Made Me Want to Do or Learn About Something about Reading Them, came up … Continue reading Top Ten Things Books (and other Media) That Have Made Me Want To Do or Learn About After Reading (or Watching) Them

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

W…W…W…Wednesday… June 29th

Not too much happened within the last week except a lot of homework for my online course, hence the few books I read. There is an update for my blog though, I was previously posting book reviews are Sundays and Wednesdays, but as I have so many backed up and scheduled, I have changed my … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… June 29th