In this series, I recommend five classics each month that remind me of that particular time of the year. For the month of February, I thought I would highlight some of my favorite classic romance novels, most of them from the Victorian Era. What's better than a little Jane Austin at this time of year? … Continue reading 5 Classics for February
Dear Find Me by André Aciman, I had such high hopes for you. You were advertised as a sequel to Call Me By Your Name, the iconic romance novel that took the bookworm world by storm a few years ago. Announcement of your publication immediately sparked a dozen questions in my mind: What would happen … Continue reading FIND ME by André Aciman: Unnecessary self-indulgence?
Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is to share ten characters we would follow on social media. I'm so excited for this fun topic, so let's dive right in! What characters would you follow on social media? What do you think of the books on my list? … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I’d Follow on Social Media
Dear What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami, Even though I had only read one book by Haruki Murakami before (the short story collection Men Without Women, which I very much enjoyed) I was greatly interested in reading you because of your intriguing title. I love getting a look into … Continue reading Dear WHAT I TALK ABOUT WHEN I TALK ABOUT RUNNING by Haruki Murakami: you are quite a sticky one
Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) asks us to share the last ten books that gave us book hangovers. I would define a book hangover as when you finish a book and just can't seem to get into another one because you can't stop thinking about the … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: The Last 10 Books That Gave Me a Book Hangover
Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is a love freebie, so I've decided to do a classic Valentine's Day themed post. However, instead of listing books about romantic relationships, I'm sharing ten eight books to cheer you up on Valentine's Day. This strange holiday isn't always all … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books to Cheer You Up on Valentine’s Day
Hello, bookworms! I hope you're all having a lovely weekend. Today I'm back with another list of blog posts that you should definitely check out. Without further ado, here are some posts that have caught my eye recently: How to Be a Better Blogger for the New Year | Gianna & Gemini. In this first installment … Continue reading SUNDAY SHOUT OUTS! | 3
Dear The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss, We have skirted around each other for many years, you and I. Countless friends and fellow bookworms have recommended that I read you. Upon learning that I love The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter, people have jumped on the opportunity to recommend you time … Continue reading Dear THE NAME OF THE WIND by Patrick Rothfuss: I FINALLY READ YOU!!!
Happy January!! It may be a new year, but I'm still going to continue with my same basic monthly wrap-up format. I love writing little wrap-up posts each month because it's fun to look back on the past few weeks and think about what I've read and done. Wrap-ups are also helpful in the future … Continue reading JANUARY 2020 | Wrap-Up