Authors, lists, bookish thoughts, & everything else.
It’s almost time to start wrapping up 2015, and I still have some reading left to do before I get a fresh batch of books for Christmas and start assembling my pile of to-read’s for 2016. I feel so grateful that I came across so many books this year that I really, really loved. My top … Continue reading 2015: Top 5 Reads
I decided to write this blog post because people are constantly asking me who my favorite authors are, and in the moment, I always blank. I am very picky about the term “favorite author”, because I feel like you have to like everything by an author for them to be considered your favorite, and sometimes … Continue reading My Favorite Authors
These days, it’s harder for me to spend long stretches of time reading, what with the lure of Bravo Housewives and the pressure of re-watching seasons 1-3 of House of Cards before March 4th. Some days I get home from work and reading is the absolute last thing I want to do after spending the … Continue reading 2016 Reading Resolutions
The Choice, Nicholas Sparks ★☆☆☆☆ Love the One You’re With, Emily Giffin ★☆☆☆☆ Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy ★☆☆☆☆ Under Another Sky, Charlotte Higgins ★☆☆☆☆ Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus, Reza Aslan ★☆☆☆☆ Barefoot, Elin Hilderbrand ★☆☆☆☆ The Longest Ride, Nicholas Sparks ★★☆☆☆ Safe Haven, Nicholas Sparks ★★☆☆☆ S., J.J. Abrams ★★☆☆☆ Gentlemen of … Continue reading Books I read in 2015
Today I was feeling overwhelmed and dejected because I have so many books that I want to read, but a lot of books that I’ve picked up recently have been duds/too long and I’ve devoted a lot of time to finishing them out of duty, rather than enjoyment. My average 5 star rating so far … Continue reading Unhealthy Reading Habits
Today, I was exploring one of my favorite book blogs, the Book Wars, and I saw that they had this really cool section called Reading Challenges. So below I have written my reading challenge for 2016. Thanks for the inspiration ladies! To read the original post by the Book Wars, click here. When I read … Continue reading Reading Challenges