"I walk slowly, but I never walk backward." ~ Abraham Lincoln Some words of wisdom from Honest Abe. I always find that this time of the year is crazy busy with events for the end of the school year and preparation for summer taking place. It's important to remember that any forward movement is better … Continue reading QUOTE: Abraham Lincoln
Hi, everyone! I hope you've had a lovely month of May and that you've discovered some new favorites or continued on loving your old ones. This month was crazy busy for me- I feel like I say that every month, but this time I really mean it! Because of everything that went on this month I have … Continue reading May Favorites: Age of Ultron, Brandon Flowers, and More!
My high school senior prom is this weekend! I can't believe it's happening already, but it is. To get everyone into the spirit of prom season, I thought I'd share the top 5 guys from books that I'd bring to prom! Fred or George Weasley from Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling Kell from A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. … Continue reading It’s Prom! Who Would You Take?
Author: Iain Reading Number of Pages: 253 Release Date: 2012 Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold is the thrilling first installment in a new series of adventure mystery stories that are one part travel, one part history and five parts adventure. This first book of the Kitty Hawk Flying Detective Agency Series introduces Kitty Hawk, … Continue reading Book Review: KITTY HAWK AND THE CURSE OF THE YUKON GOLD
Author: David Levithan Number of Pages: 200 Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Release Date: March 17, 2015 "Jazz hands at the ready! Tiny Cooper (“the world’s largest person who is also really, really gay”) stole readers’ hearts when he was introduced to the world in the New York Times bestselling book Will Grayson, Will Grayson,co-authored by John Green and David Levithan. Now Tiny … Continue reading Book Review: HOLD ME CLOSER
“One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.” ~ John Green Casually having a bit of an existential crisis as the end of my senior year of high school inches ever closer. Oh, … Continue reading QUOTE: John Green
Today I thought I'd have a little discussion about signed books with you all, specifically answering the question: Why do we love signed books? I recently realized that in the grand scheme of things this is a little odd. Many of us adore our collections of books that have scribbles from authors on just a … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why We Love Signed Books
Author: Orson Scott Card Number of Pages: 592 Publisher: Tor Books Release Date: 1991 "The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the hearts of a child named Gloriously Bright. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intelligent species could find … Continue reading Book Review: XENOCIDE
Happy Mother's Day to all those mothers out there! In my opinion, there are two words that are essential to say on Mother's Day. They can be said in many different ways, but the important part is that they are indeed voiced. Thank you, mom! ❤ Yours, HOLLY
I haven't done one of these posts in a while, mainly because I've been trying not to buy so many books! This past month I took wonderful trip to Barnes and Noble and bought a few books there, and then I also received some copies in the mail that were sent to me for review. … Continue reading More Books: College, Canada, and B.J. Novak, Oh My!