Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Books By My Favorite Authors That I Still Haven’t Read

Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) asks us to share books by some of our favorite authors that we haven't read (yet). Because I've had very little time to read lately and much of my reading is dictated by class reading lists, this particular list of mine could… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books By My Favorite Authors That I Still Haven’t Read

Classic Couple

A Classic Couple: Chronicle of a Death Foretold and The Secret History

I don't often enjoy reading books that are really dark, unsettling, and morbid, but this week's Classic Couple is certainly an exception. Published a little over a decade apart, Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel García Márquez (1981) and The Secret History by Donna Tartt (1992) both have similar structures as murder mystery novels with a twist. Answers your question… Continue reading A Classic Couple: Chronicle of a Death Foretold and The Secret History

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Rapid Fire Book Tag

Got some tea and a snack or two? Buckle up, because this Rapid Fire Book Tag is a long one! Thanks so much to Heather @ Book and Words for tagging me!! Question 1 : E-Book or Physical Book? Physical book!! I can't even remember the last time I read an ebook. Question 2 : Paperback… Continue reading Rapid Fire Book Tag

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St. Patrick’s Day {the bookish way}

Happy St. Patrick's Day, everyone! I'm not Irish in the slightest, but I'm a firm believer that holidays are meant to be celebrated by anyone and everyone. When I was younger I always looked forward to going to school dressed in green from head to toe and seeing what the "leprechaun" would leave me in… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day {the bookish way}

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books of 2016

Happy Tuesday!! Can you believe that 2016 has almost come to a close? It feels like it was New Year's Day just yesterday, yet here we are as 2017 fast approaches. I've been fortunate to have read a plethora of fantastic books this past year, so narrowing down a list of my Top Ten Best Books… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books of 2016

Books, Classics Club Challenge

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE by Gabriel García Márquez | Review

In a New York Times book review, William Kennedy once wrote that "One Hundred Years of Solitude is the first piece of literature since the Book of Genesis that should be required reading for the entire human race." After reading Gregory Rabassa's English translation of this classic Spanish novel by Gabriel García Márquez, I have to say that I… Continue reading ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE by Gabriel García Márquez | Review

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Bookish Booklover Tag

Hi, everyone! I hope you're having a lovely day. Today I have a great tag that is right up every bibliophile's alley: the Bookish Booklover Tag. Thank you so much Grace @ kimmie.gg for tagging me! It made my day! Answer the questions! Use lots of book covers Tag your friends What book are you… Continue reading Bookish Booklover Tag