#Readathon Mini Challenge: The Meetup

This challenge is hosted here The challenge parameters: Write a short story/paragraph describing a meet-up between your current read’s main character and your last read’s main character. It’s gonna be either chaos or awesomeness, right? The last book I finished was Creation in Death by J.D. Robb. I am currently reading The Abyss Surrounds Us […]

April 29, 2017
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Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Hour 6

In which I fell asleep for a bit and woke feeling VERY refreshed, and am still working on my first read of the day. I will be posting a few mini-challenges here throughout the day, but I just wanted to say that my first read, The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emilie Skrutskie is SO GOOD and […]

April 29, 2017
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Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon : Hour 0 Survey

I am a little behind this morning, thanks largely to ye olde cold of doom. I am up and about now, though, and ready to tackle some challenges and some books! 1) What fine part of the world are you reading from today? Canada! 2) Which book in your stack are you most looking forward […]

April 29, 2017
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Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon: Pre-Readathon Madness

So, tomorrow is the readathon. It starts at 7:00am CST (my local time) and goes through until Sunday. Today is a day to prep, plan, and freak out because WHY DO I DO THIS TO MYSELF?! I am fairly certain I did the last round of Dewey’s Readathon. I was pretty stoked, and I decided […]

April 28, 2017
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An Update!

Hello, bookish lovelies! I just wanted to take a moment to tell you all what has been going on with me and the blog lately. Personal/Health Throughout 2016, I was struggling really badly with my fibromyalgia. I was seeing a pain clinic locally, and we tried a number of different medicines. Some gave me bad […]

April 25, 2017
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Top Ten Bookish Turn Offs

Top Ten Bookish Turn Offs

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the fine folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. They totally rock, so check them out! This week’s topic is Top Ten Things That Will Make Me NOT Want To Read Your Book – which I shortened to Top Ten Bookish Turnoffs. I think this topic […]

April 25, 2017
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Why I am Still Reading Problematic Books

I have been blogging about books since about 2010 under various handles. I have seen the evolution of the blogging community, and myself along with it. The latest level of evolution is that book bloggers are becoming more aware of problematic books. Which is awesome. It is very important to be aware of problematic books […]

April 12, 2017
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Top Ten Most Unique Books I Have Read

Top Ten Most Unique Books I Have Read

  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the fine folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. They totally rock, so check them out! This week’s topic is Top Ten Most Unique Books I Have Read. Now, some of these are unique only because they were the first of their kind that […]

April 11, 2017
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Canada Reads – Day 3

Haven’t watched Day 3 of Canada Reads yet? You can watch it online here. Here there be spoilers. I have finally put my finger on what it is about Jody Mitic that doesn’t sit right with me. I feel like in these debates, we see his politician coming through. And I just really inherently dislike […]

March 30, 2017
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Canada Reads – Day 2

Did you miss Day 2 of the debates? Watch it online here! As with yesterday’s post, there will be spoilers here. Candy Palmater is now a free agent. She no longer has a book to champion, but she still gets a vote. Very interesting. The plot thickens. We hear from the authors themselves, today. It […]

March 29, 2017
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