My Perpetual TBR List

  So far this year I’ve read 105 books. I’m constantly sorting and rearranging my book shelves, passing off books I’ve already read or lost interest in, and acquiring new ones. I stay fairly informed on new releases and up and coming authors, and I […]

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Books Series: Yay or Nay?

My feelings about book series are complicated. There are a few series I’ve loved, and many more I haven’t. I’ve previously written about series I’ve found worth sticking with, and ones I’ve bailed on. After reading my post about bailing on a series, a FB friend […]

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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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