The Rapid Fire Book Tag

Lately I’ve been browsing Pinterest and found this little book tag. It sounded interesting so I thought I’d give it a whirl. (On a side note, how often do you use Pinterest? I can forget about it for months then get in daily finding good stuff.) 1. Ebook or physical book? Physical. I can concentrate […]

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New Books.

One thing that I’ve always found interesting about book blogs and BookTube and even bookstagram is the people always seem to know what books are getting published in the next year. In the very least, they know what books are coming out in the next month. I don’t have that kind of mentality. Sometimes, if […]

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15 Books Set in Ohio

So I’m from Ohio, and surprisingly, I haven’t seen or read many books from Ohio. Curious to see what kinds of books pop up set in my home state, I googled “books set in Ohio.” The following list is pulled from a couple different places in the top search categories. Perhaps you and I will […]

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21 Books on My To Read Shelf

As always, I’m constantly adding books to my “to read” shelf. I haven’t finished any other books on my to read shelf. Or what I already half. And yet…I keepĀ  adding to it because that’s what I do. So, here are 21 of the latest books I added to my “to read” shelf: The Ballad […]

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10 Picture Books All Children Should Read

When I worked at a library, I loved looking through picture books. They’re easy to read, and full of beautiful illustrations. Of course, some picture books are written for older kids, but the impact is still the same. Here are ten books all children should read: Our Daddy is Invincible by Shannon Maxwell How the […]

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Top Ten Books I’ve Lost Interest In.

It’s Top Ten Tuesday again! Top Ten Tuesday was originally created by the Broke and Bookish and has moved over to That Artsy Reader Girl in 2018. I didn’t like this week’s topic, which is 10 books that make me hungry, so I’m going to pick a previous week’s topic, which is ten books that […]

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5 Books About the Holocaust I Want to Read.

A topic that I always find myself reading about is the Holocaust. It’s a horrible time in history, and yet I’m always drawn to these books. Even though the subject matter is dark and disturbing, there is always great resilience and hope to overcome the trauma. Here are some new(er) books about the Holocaust that […]

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Fictional Bucket List

Have you ever read a book and love the location so much you longed to go there and experience yourself? Or are there things you wish you could try that only exist in the the world of a certain book? Yeah, me too! So here are some things I wish I could do on my […]

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The Passage by Justin Cronin

Title: The Passage Author: Justin Cronin Genre: Apocalypse/science fiction/literary Publisher: Random House Books (2010) Pages: 841 Brief Summary: Amy is a six year old girl abandoned by her mother who is eventually captured by some mysterious men working for the government on a mysterious, yet terrifying experiment. When the man who captures her begins to […]

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On Netgalley

I’ve known about Netgalley for a short while now, but I finally decided to bite the bullet and sign up to use the site. If you don’t know what it is, Netgalley allows readers to get advanced copies of various books to read and in exchange give an honest review of them. I’ve wanted to […]

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