5 Popular Books I Didn’t Like

  Every so often, I encounter a book that is wildly popular, selling a ton of copies, yet leaves me wondering what all the fuss is about. Paula Hawkin’s sophomore novel, Into the Water, is a perfect example. “Best sellers” doesn’t necessarily mean “best books.” In […]

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Five Things Friday

  Welcome to another edition of Five Things Friday. I know I’m not the only one who had a difficult week, so I’d like to share some of my more joyful and bookish moments.   Book of the Week:   I’ve always like Bruce Springsteen […]

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What I Read In September

  How to Handle A Narcissist by Theresa Jackson I’ve recently become aware of the patterns existing between people who are empathic (me) and narcissists. This is the first book I’ve tackled dedicated to the subject of narcissists. I found it enlightening and comforting. The […]

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My Bookish Pet Peeves

  I love everything about books except these four things… Stickers on books This drives me absolutely bonkers. It’s sullying the book’s face! Stickers distract from cover art, and often cover some portion of writing on the cover and/or the back blurb. I cannot tolerate […]

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Five Things Friday

Welcome to another Friday! While this week was a short one on the work schedule, it felt terribly long to me, so TGIF! Book of the week:   This most likely isn’t a literary work that will survive the ages, and it didn’t  change my […]

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