Top Ten Tuesday: Big books are a summer vibe for me??

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is to share ten books that give off summer vibes. Today I've decided to talk about something that might seem a bit strange at first, but that has become a summer tradition for me: Each summer I choose a big book …

Top Ten Tuesday: Opening Lines in Classic Novels that Feel Very Relevant

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is to share ten opening lines that we find funny, interesting, well-written, etc. I'm focusing my list on ten opening lines in classic novels that feel very relevant right now. It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks …

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Reasons I Love Classics (even after I’ve finished my English degree)

Happy Tuesday!! Today's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) asks us to share ten reasons why we love something book. I've chosen to talk about ten reasons why I love classics and keep returning to them even after having finished my English degree. It's clear that classic literature is not everyone …

Top Ten Tuesday: The most recent library books I’ve had to abandon (for the time being!!)

Happy Tuesday! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is to share the last ten books we've abandoned. While I rarely abandon books by choice, I'm often forced to abandon them when I run out of time borrowing them from the library and someone else has them on hold and …

Top Ten Tuesday: Rules for Attending My Bookish Party

Happy Tuesday! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is to share ten things I'd have at my bookish party. Well, I've got a bit of a twist on that... Greetings! You are cordially invited to attend my bookish party, which promises to be an event of much bookish fanfare …

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Wish Younger Holly Had Read

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic asks us to share ten books that we wish we read when we were younger. For some reason, young Holly stuck with certain authors and books that were quite different from other readers. (Mainly, I just read Nancy Drew and Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings …

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Should Be Band Names

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic is an especially fun one: it asks us to share ten book titles that would make good band names. I had such a blast making this list! Little Women by Louisa May Alcott. I imagine this would be a sort o folksy band entirely comprised of women. …

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Should Talk About More!!

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic asks us to share ten books that we enjoyed but rarely talk about. Sometimes it's easy to get in the habit of discussing and recommending the same handful of books pretty frequently, letting so many other great books fall between the cracks. I'm so glad that this …

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Read Because Friends Told Me To

Happy Tuesday!! Today's Top Ten Tuesday topic asks us to share ten books that we bought or borrowed for a specific shared reason. However, I thought I'd put a little twist on it and instead share ten books that I read because friends told me to. I'm very fortunate to have many bookish friends in …

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Signs You’re a Book Lover…In Law School

Happy Tuesday!! Today's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) asks us to share ten signs you're a book lover. Since I'm currently in my first year of law school, I thought it would be fun to share these signs from a law school perspective. In the United States, you can pretty …