I've been away for a long time....2020, right?! I'll be back in January & trying to relaunch my blog! I am excited because I need to get back to reading & blogging!!!
It is that time again & I'm participating in Bout of Books and also serving as an expert! The main account is running 3 sprints per day & I know a few of us are also running more informal sprints from our Twitter accounts, so be sure to follow the experts!!! Day 1: Yesterday (Monday … Continue reading Bout of Books Daily Updates!
Can't Wait Wednesday is a meme hosted by Wishful Endings for bloggers to highlight upcoming releases they're excited for! Check out her posts & others (linked above). Synopsis from Goodreads: Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in fear and anticipation of the blood ceremony that will determine whether she will become a member of her village. Already different … Continue reading I Can’t Wait for The Gilded Ones
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme with a different themed book top 10 list for each week. It was started by The Broke & the Bookish, and is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It's one of my favorite weekly blog posts to write. This week's theme is "Books I Hope Santa Brings" … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: What I Hope Santa Brings
It's that time again!!! If you haven't read my blog before, you might not know this, but I'm a HUGE fan of the Bout of Books readathon!! It's 30th iteration is starting January 4th (just in time to help me relaunch my blog!!!) Please join us! This readathon has an AMAZING sense of community built … Continue reading Bout of Books 30!!
Bout of Books is happening this week!!! It's very much my happy place & I've gotten so much reading done already this week! Check back here throughout the week to see my updates. Day One (1/6) Audio Time: 1 hr and 17 minutes of Anna Karenina Pages Read: 144 pages of What it Means When a Man … Continue reading Bout of Books 27 Update Post
It's time for one of my favorite readathons again!! I love Bout of Books because it's super low stress, has a great community, fun Twitter chats, and it encourages me rather than stresses me out. Here's some information: The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It is … Continue reading Bout of Books 27 Sign Up Post!!
(Graphic shows a sloth with a hat & a backpack with stars on it using a telescope on a black background with multi-colored stars. Text says "#StartOnYourShelfaThon, Read Your Unread Books & Collect Stars!"; banner credit: The Quiet Pond) I own a LOT of unread books, friends. A lot more than I probably think I … Continue reading #StartOnYourShelfaThon Sign Up Post!
Hello, blogosphere!!! Life has been so hectic & busy the last year or so and I'm really hoping to finally get back to this blog. Since July of 2018, I moved to a new city, started a new job, and had many many things happen this fall that precluded a planned return to blogging. I … Continue reading Back…Again! & Litha/Yule Tag!
(Graphic is a stack of books on a desk with an alarm clock on top. 24 in 48 readathon is written on the books). It's that time again!!! 24 in 48 is here!!! We are around Hour 13 at the moment and I have about 6 hrs and 8 minutes in. I'm going to use … Continue reading 24 in 48: July 2019 Update Post