October Wrap-Up

October Wrap-Up

Happy Halloween, all! I hope everyone has a fun and safe evening of trick-or-treating or passing out candy or watching movies or whatever you've got planned! As I was tallying everything I read this month I was SHOCKED (pleasantly!) to discover that I was actually able to finish *seven* books this month! I've been getting [...]

The Sunshine Blogger Award!

The Sunshine Blogger Award!

I am SO late in getting to this, but a little while back, Abby of Abby Likes Books tagged me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! She has a lovely blog, so go check her out 🙂 The Sunshine Blogger Award works like this: It's given to bloggers who are creative, positive, and inspiring who spread [...]

Love and Other Consolation Prizes — Jamie Ford

Love and Other Consolation Prizes — Jamie Ford

Read Date: October 22, 2019Rating: 3/5Format: E-book A portrait of Victorian and post-Victorian Seattle through the eyes of Ernest Young, a Chinese orphan displaced from his home to the United States, Love and Other Consolation Prizes explores themes of humanity, belonging, and, of course, love. When, beyond all odds, Ernest survives the brutal journey from [...]

November TBR

November TBR

It is absolutely wild to think that we are already planning NOVEMBER TBR lists! I'll be the first to admit that my progress on my Goodreads Reading Challenge has been a bit slow this year, but I think I'll make it, and I've also been reading some GREAT books this year, and when faced with [...]

Down the TBR Hole #6

Down the TBR Hole #6

Week six of "Down the TBR Hole" from Bookmark Your Thoughts wherein I de-clutter my Goodreads to-read list! I can't tell if I'm actually putting a dent in anything, but at least I'm having a good time doing it! The Rules: Go to your Goodreads to-read shelfOrder on ascending date added.Take the first 5 (or [...]