Usually around the middle of the year (i.e. now…) I start to get really lazy with my reading. 2017 was not a good year for me; every book I was excited about turned out to not be as great as I was anticipating (with a few exceptions) and I just found myself wanting to binge… Read More Reading Resolution: UPDATE!
This past week was strange… The news of Anthony Bourdain’s suicide really put me in a bad place mentally towards the end of the week. I am always sad to hear of the passing of a public figure but Anthony Bourdain’s shows and books have gotten me through a few tough times I’ve had personally.… Read More A Week in My Life: Week 3
I am always amazed at the ability that a book has to elicit an insane range of emotions from its reader. Shame, anger, bliss, annoyance, and so on. I used to read 100% Young Adult novels, and while I still mostly read them because of the nature of my job as a teen librarian, I… Read More Gut Punch Reads: Graphic Novel Edition
Here’s what the past few weeks of my life looked like! We got out of the house to select plants to put in our yard. It was a hot mess that needed A LOT of attention. Plants, waiting to be planted! Luis had to dig out several bushes that died. I could not believe how… Read More A Week in My Life: Week 2
Raise your hand if you’re excited about the upcoming Royal Wedding?? My clock is set and I’ll be getting up early to watch it all go down. In the meantime, here are 5 titles that will get you ready for all things royal wedding! Royals by Rachel Hawkins Have you every been curious about what… Read More 5 Books to Read if You’re Obsessed with the Royal Wedding
A Week in My Life is a series that I used to do on my old blog and it’s something I’d love to revive here. I love when these posts pop up on other blogger’s sites and its perhaps why I love Instagram so much, because I love seeing snapshots of other people’s lives. Let’s… Read More A Week in My Life: Week 1
Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young Publication Date: April 24, 2018 Publisher: Wednesday Books, an imprint of Macmillan In a Viking-inspired land, two warring clans, the Aska and Riki, meet on the battlefield every five years to establish dominance and cull the enemy. Aska fighter, Eelyn, lost her brother five years ago and fights… Read More Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young