May :: Wrap Up

I set out with a goal, ladies and gentlemen, for the month of May = to only read books I WANTED to. Seems silly, right? Wrong. Here’s the thing: I put so much pressure on myself to read “big kid” books, i.e. the classics. I’m constantly berating myself: “Read something adult for a change. Something […]

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Top 5 Wednesday :: Lyrics + Books

OPINION TIME: Books should come with soundtracks. Suuuuper late with this week’s Top 5 Wednesday post but didn’t want to miss out on another “rewind” round where I could choose from any retired topic. (I am Goodreads obsessed but the more I get involved with the Top 5 Wednesday Group, the more thankful I am […]

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Top 5 Wednesday :: Worst Hangovers

I’m not joking one bit when I say: I would rather deal with a tequila hangover than a book hangover. What is it about fictional characters getting inside your head and just ripping your heart out that’s so…addictive? So much love. So much hate, my friends. Continuing on with this month’s freebie posts over at […]

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Top 5 Wednesday :: Blue Books

Let me get something out in the open here: my favorite color is most definitely green. That being said – there really is something about a blue book that’s so…charming. Striking. Traditional. Commanding. I actually had no idea how many books I owned that are all decked out in blue until I decided on this […]

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March :: Wrap Up

Total Read : 10 Favorite Character : A tie between Hector from The Iliad and Stoker from Raybourn’s Veronica Speedwell Series (A Curious Beginning, A Perilous Undertaking, and A Treacherous Curse) Favorite Quote : “Men, I had often observed, were never happier than when they believed they were imparting wisdom.” ― Deanna Raybourn, A Perilous […]

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February :: Wrap Up

Total Books Read :: 11 Favorite Character :: Mr. Kent from These Vicious Masks tied with Thomas Cresswell from Hunting Prince Dracula (I was on a “charming-gentleman-but-let-me-be-your-rogue” kick.) Favorite Quote :: “Farmers may rise to roosters, but sailors rise to swearing.” (The Girl From Everywhere)

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January :: Wrap Up

Total Books Read :: 10 Favorite Character in January:: Captain from Unhooked by Lisa Maxwell Favorite Quote :: “We need not to be let alone. We need to be really bothered once in a while. How long is it since you were really bothered? About something important, about something real?”― Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

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