I hope everyone had a wonderful and safe New Year. Hopefully, 2018 will usher in a great many things to come in your lives. And by all means:
And without further adieu, here we go. Thank you all for voting on the first book I read in 2018. The votes are in and the book I’ll start the new year with is. . .
American War is Omar El Akkad’s début novel about a second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle. It’s a story that asks what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons upon itself.
As you may already know I have a few ARCs I got from work and I’ve committed to reading them this winter. 11 books in 11 weeks. Definitely doable, right?
And the books to round out my January TBR are:
It’s that time of year again. My favorite time of year.
🍁🍁F A L L!!🍁🍁
This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is:
Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List
The books are already on my TBR List and part of several reading challenges.
- Waiting by Ha Jin
- The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
- Song of a Dead Dreamer and Grimscribe by Thomas Ligotti
- Frankenstein by Mary Shelly Continue reading
Oh my gosh! I can’t believe it’s time for Bout of Books 20. I participated for the first time in May and wasn’t as successful as I wanted to be, but that’s behind me now.
Bout of Books is a one-week read-a-thon beginning Monday, August 21st at 12:01 am (your time zone) and ending Sunday, August 27th. And the best part is it’s low-pressure. There are challenges (optional), giveaways, and a grand prize.
Bout of Books is organized Continue reading
Post Updated 7/28 @8:05 PM MST
Yup, you read that title right. I want YOU to choose the next book or rather books I read in August. All of the books included in the poll are on my Reading Goals 2017 list.
I’ll be participating in Bout of Books again. It takes place from August 21st-27th. Last time I was really ambitious; Continue reading
Hello to all my bookish peeps! I’m in the process of catching up on my reading, but it’s not easy, especially since. . .
- I keep adding to my already overflowing bookshelves (more on that in an upcoming post)
- I added another book to the reading list
Anyway, I’m looking at how to breathe a little more life into my blog, and what I’ve decided is give you a bit more of me.
Oh dear, Continue reading