Very excited to do the I Dare You tag today. These questions look like fun ones! Thanks so much to Mary @ Mary and the Words for tagging me. What book has been on your shelf the longest? A hard question! Probably Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling, which I remember receiving as a… Continue reading The “I Dare You” Tag
Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) involves changing cover designs. Cover designs can be pretty controversial among bookworms, especially when they start changing up formats mid-series (how dare they?). Personally, I've never been one to really care about changes in cover designs; however, there have been a few that… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Why oh why did they change these covers?
When I realized recently that I have never made a Classic Couple pairing of J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye (1951) and Stephen Chbosky’s The Perks of Being a Wallflower (1999), I vowed to remedy that situation immediately. This classic/contemporary duo always reminds me of the start of the school year, which makes this the… Continue reading A Classic Couple: The Catcher in the Rye and The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Happy Tuesday!! This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is supposed to be books with our favorite color on the cover or in the title. I initially wanted to make a list of books with yellow covers because that's my favorite color, but alas! Why are there so few yellow… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Solid Colors, Solid Covers
Happy Tuesday!! It's autumn (AKA the best season of the year) and the lovely bloggers behind The Broke and the Bookish are celebrating with a fall-themed Top Ten Tuesday topic. Today I'll be sharing ten books that give off autumn vibes. Some of these are obvious (they have to do with starting a new school… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Autumn Vibes
Happy Tuesday!! August is coming to a close, which means it's time to start thinking about going back to school. This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic is back-to-school themed, which means I've decided to focus on classic literature. Classics definitely get a bad reputation from required reading lists in classrooms; however, I think looking at… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books to Pair with Classics
Happy Tuesday!! The lovely bloggers over at The Broke and the Bookish are taking a brief hiatus from hosting Top Ten Tuesday this summer, which means that I’ve decided to create some of my own TTT themes. Since today is Independence Day in the United States, I thought it would be fun to talk about… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: FREEDOM!!
Happy Friday!! I hope you've all had a great week and are looking forward to an even better weekend. Today I'm here with an exciting tag I've never come across before: the I Dare You Book Tag. Thanks so much to Emily @ Mixed Margins for tagging me! Which book has been on your shelf… Continue reading I Dare You | Book Tag
Clichés are the best and worst things: though they can help you express your feelings quickly and easily, no one wants to hear the same old clichés over and over again. Luckily, the Clichés Book Tag puts a fresh twist on ancient sayings. Thanks so much to Ugne @ My Passion is Happiness for tagging me!… Continue reading Cliches Book Tag
Happy Tuesday! As August inevitably comes to a close, there's only one thing on my mind: the beginning of a new semester! I love the start of a new school year because it's brimming with exciting possibilities and opportunities. What new people will you meet? What new things will you learn? It's such a hopeful,… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Teachers in Fiction