2015 Reading Statistics

I absolutely love Goodreads’ My Year in Books feature. It made this post so much easier. I set my reading goal at 75 books for 2015. I blew that away by reading 120 new books. Although I don’t think 4 of them should count since they were short stories. I was curious to see if […]

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Book Review: The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

I received this book for free from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald Paperback to be published on January 1, 2016. Goodreads Summary: Warning: once you let books into your life, the most unexpected things can happen… This is a book about books. […]

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Book Review: All the Light We Cannot See

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr Goodreads Summary: From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II. Marie-Laure lives […]

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My Bookish Christmas

My family and friends know me well. They know I love books! I don’t usually buy books as you know, but I’m not opposed to getting books as gifts. I also love bookish things. I got many wonderful gifts this Christmas. Christopher originally wanted to buy me The Infinite Sea (The 5th Wave #2), but […]

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Book Review: Career of Evil

Career of Evil (Comoran Strike #3) by Robert Galbraith Goodreads Summary: When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman’s severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who he thinks could […]

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Fiction Friday #10: Playground Dad part 4

I started the Fiction Friday series in October to help improve my descriptive prose writing. Perhaps I’ll write a book some day, most likely not, but I’m enjoying being creative each week. If you’d like to write along with me, I will have a link up for the series each week. Add a link to […]

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Kid Lit: Here Comes Santa Cat

Here Comes Santa Cat by Deborah Underwood Goodreads Summary: Cat took on a bunny in Here Comes the Easter Cat, but now Christmas is coming, and Cat has a hunch he’s not on Santa’s “nice” list. Which means? No presents for Cat. So he tries to be good, but children, it seems, aren’t wild for his […]

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Best Books of 2015

I keep seeing this type of post, so I decided I should do one myself. I rated 12 books as 5 stars in 2015. I thought I’d share them with you in case you’re looking for your next good read. Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty (Adult Fiction) Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling (Non-Fiction) […]

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Unpopular Opinions Book Tag

No one tagged me for this post, but I really liked it when I saw it on Hopeless Book Addict back in October. I couldn’t resist! 1. A Popular Book or series that you didn’t like. Everyone seems to love the Finishing School series. I read Etiquette and Espionage last December, and I hated it. […]

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