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
Since I've been gone, I've read A LOT of books & I have a lot of reviews I'm excited to write. First up is a Netgalley find that I'm behind on, but glad to finally get to review. The book is The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton. No-spoiler Synopsis: Evelyn Hardcastle has returned … Continue reading Review: The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
Hey, everyone!!! It's been so long since I've been here & I've missed it (and a lot of you) very much! This past school year was one of the hardest I've had in my 8 year teaching career. I switched states, with a new district that was completely different and harder, but in a good … Continue reading Respawning & Rebooting
I'm baacckk! (At least for readathon!) I miss bloggling & all of you & I'm hoping maybe this jumpstarts my return! (Again). This is where I'll post updates & challenges throughout the day!! Looking forward to it! (not sure where I got the graphic from...but there it is!) Hour 2 Currently Reading: finishing up Enchantee by Gita … Continue reading Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon April 2019
Friends--it is that time again--24 in 48 is this weekend!! I'm a bit behind getting this post started, but here goes!!! If you aren't familiar, check out 24in48.com. It's a readathon where you read 24 out of the 48 weekend hours, running from 12:01 a.m. EST on Saturday morning to 12:00 am EST on Sunday … Continue reading 24 in 48 Update Post!!
I have only started reading holiday books in the last year or two, and this Christmas, I was lucky enough to score a Netgalley copy of Dance All Night by Alexis Daria. I've previously read one of the previous books in the Dance Off series, and really enjoyed it, so I was excited to get to … Continue reading Belated Holiday Romance: Dance All Night by Alexis Daria