Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2

So this week, it's time for Diversity Spotlight Thursday, sponsored by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks. For this event, you highlight a diverse read that you've read and enjoyed, a diverse read you want to read, and a diverse read that's not out yet. So without further ado, here's my first Diversity Spotlight Thursday. A Book … Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2

Book Traveling Thursdays: A Book that Should be a Classic

Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly event hosted by Danielle's Book Blog and The Girl Who Read Too Much. Each participant picks a book to match a theme, then finds the original cover, the covers for your country, and identifies favorite/least favorite covers. For more information, check out the Goodreads page. This week's theme is … Continue reading Book Traveling Thursdays: A Book that Should be a Classic

Review: The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

This book is one of my favorite books, and has a wonderful audio book as well. I recently listened to the audio during Bout of Books, but had read the book several years ago. It's an enchanting tale. While the story itself does not seem to stand out at first glance, Enzo, the narrator, is … Continue reading Review: The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

Review: The Summer that Melted Everything by Tiffany McDaniel

This is a book to be savored. It is not an uplifting book. It is not a book for everyone. It's upsetting. It's beyond depressing. But it's still important and it's still worth savoring. McDaniel transports us to a little town in Ohio in the 1980's, which still manages to feel like a town straight … Continue reading Review: The Summer that Melted Everything by Tiffany McDaniel

A Victorian Heroine for the Modern Age: Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye

I've seen this book frequently billed as a retelling of Jane Eyre, but that's not quite what it is. The heroine's name is also Jane, this is true. She even reads Jane Eyre. But where Jane Eyre is timid and accepting of her fate, Jane Steele is NOT having it. While some story events are similar to those … Continue reading A Victorian Heroine for the Modern Age: Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye

Book Traveling Thursday: A Read for a Lazy Day

Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly event hosted by Danielle's Book Blog and The Girl Who Read Too Much. For more information, check out the Goodreads page, too. This week, the theme is a book you would choose to read on a lazy day. For me, lazy day reads are something I want to read … Continue reading Book Traveling Thursday: A Read for a Lazy Day

Waiting on Wednesday: Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine. Participating bloggers highlight an upcoming release that they can't wait to read. My Waiting on Wednesday pick this week is... Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood Release Date: October 11, 2016 From Amazon: William Shakespeare's The Tempest retold as Hag-Seed   Felix is at … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood