Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’ve Read by Auto-Read Authors

Happy Tuesday! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) asks us to share our auto-buy authors—in other words, authors whose books we would automatically buy without even really knowing what their new book was about beforehand. Personally, there are few authors whose books I would automatically purchase, but there are many authors… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’ve Read by Auto-Read Authors

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’m Glad I Didn’t DNF

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is supposed to be about books we're glad we didn't DNF too quickly. However, I've decided to switch up the topic yet again because I very rarely DNF books so there wouldn't be much of a list with that theme. Instead, I'll be… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’m Glad I Didn’t DNF

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Wish Had A Faster Pace

Happy Tuesday!! Have you ever wished that a story would pick up the speed just a little bit? (Or maybe a lot?) If so, you're not alone! In this week's installment of Top Ten Tuesday I'm sharing ten books that I wish had a faster pace. While I do love slow-burning novels driven by character development,… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Wish Had A Faster Pace

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The EMOJI Book Tag

I am an avid emoji user, so you can imagine my excitement when I discovered I had been tagged for the Emoji Book Tag! Thanks so much to Liam @ Liam's Library for tagging me! The basic premise of this tag is that you can choose five emojis and talk about the books you associate… Continue reading The EMOJI Book Tag

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Top Ten Tuesday: Recent Additions to My TBR List

Happy Tuesday! The New Year is underway, which means that TBR lists have likely been flooded with a plethora of additional titles. Fortunately, this week's Top Ten Tuesday topic is the Top Ten Recent Additions to My TBR List. In no particular order, they are: What books have you recently added to your TBR list? What… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Recent Additions to My TBR List

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ABOUT GRACE by Anthony Doerr

Anthony Doerr's All the Light We Cannot See is easily one of the best novels I have ever read. I read it during Christmastime in 2014 and absolutely gushed about my love for it in a review I wrote shortly thereafter. It's one of those books that sticks with you long after you read it, and consequently… Continue reading ABOUT GRACE by Anthony Doerr

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More Books: Christmas Edition!

Happy Holidays, everyone! Now that Christmas is officially over, it's time for me to turn off the festive tunes and put away my Santa hat-- but not before one last Christmas-themed post! I haven't posted a book haul in a while, so I thought it would be a fun way to talk about some awesome… Continue reading More Books: Christmas Edition!

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Tis the Season Book Tag

Frost those gingerbread men, hang up the stockings, and put on your most cozy holiday sweater-- Christmas is only a few days away, people! Christmas is my absolute favorite time of the year, which is why I was so delighted to see that I have been tagged in the Tis the Season Book Tag. Thanks so… Continue reading Tis the Season Book Tag

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QUOTE: Anthony Doerr

"You know the greatest lesson of history? It's that history is whatever the victors say it is. That's the lesson. Whoever wins, that's who decides the history. We act in our own self-interest. Of course we do. Name me a person or a nation who does not. The trick is figuring out where your interests… Continue reading QUOTE: Anthony Doerr

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Book Review: ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

Author: Anthony Doerr Number of Pages: 531 Publisher: Scribner Release Date: May 6, 2014 "Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History where he works as the master of the locks (there are thousands of locks in the museum). When she is six, she goes blind, and her father builds… Continue reading Book Review: ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE