2018 wrap-up survey

Hi bookies and lovers of the literary life, Jamie from The Perpetual Page Turner created this wonderful end-of-year survey and what better way for me to wrap-up 2018 than by answering her questions. I am going to link to Goodreads reviews or blog posts as much as possible. So, here goes nothing, or everything ....… Continue reading 2018 wrap-up survey

December reads warm my heart

The last month of 2018 concluded on a high note with 13 books read, and that was despite traveling between Europe and the US! I am quite proud of this. After some anxiety and a last big push, I was also able to complete the Popsugar reading challenge with 2 hours to spare on December… Continue reading December reads warm my heart

Top Ten Tuesday – books I hope I find under my Christmas tree this morning

It’s TTT time! As usual, if you’re curious about this, Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl hosts these weekly challenges (so, see her blog for more info). Today's prompt is a wishlist prompt. I tend to buy any book I want to own right away but there are a few that I've read as… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – books I hope I find under my Christmas tree this morning

Top Ten Tuesday – winter 2018 TBR

It’s TTT time! As usual, if you’re curious about this, Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl hosts these weekly challenges (so, see her blog for more info). I am having a bit of trouble with deciding what a winter TBR should be. Should I be reading books that are best enjoyed in the winter? Is this simply my… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – winter 2018 TBR

Top Ten Tuesday – favorite reads of 2018

It’s TTT time! As usual, if you’re curious about this, Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl hosts these weekly challenges (so, see her blog for more info). Today is another freebie Tuesday meaning we get to pick our own topic. Honestly, I always have a really hard time with these. It's difficult for me to figure out what… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – favorite reads of 2018

Festive readathon shenanigans – update

I had a great Thanksgiving week surrounded by friends who are like family. We went to the library and picked out books, played football outside, went to a College basketball game, cooked a lot of food, played tons of boardgames, and watched a few Christmas movies. I was able to finish The Picture of Dorian… Continue reading Festive readathon shenanigans – update

Top Ten Tuesday – wintery reads, from cozy to scary

It’s TTT time! As usual, if you're curious about this, Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl hosts these weekly challenges (so, see her blog for more info). Today's theme is cozy and wintery reads. Well, as y'all know, I love me a good scary book, and there is something about being snowed in and being frightened out of… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – wintery reads, from cozy to scary