Tag Archive | Reading

The Forsaken Hiatus: Back to Reading & Blogging

The Forsaken Hiatus: Back to Reading & Blogging

I’m back!!! It’s been nearly a year since I wrote my last review and I find that I am not happy about that.  As many of you know, I had started graduate school last year.  However, last spring I found that I was spread way too thin between work, being an overloaded graduate student, and […]

Top Ten Tuesday #36: Back to School Reading

Top Ten Tuesday #36: Back to School Reading

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is a bit of a freebie. As school has started for myself as well as my son, I know there won’t be a ton of reading on my end. However, I am making it my goal to read […]

Top Ten Tuesday #35: Top Books Abroad

Top Ten Tuesday #35: Top Books Abroad

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is all about books that take place outside of the U.S. I’ll admit, this might be hard for me. Not because I don’t read a variety of books, but I honestly don’t remember all of the ones that […]

Top Ten Tuesday #34: Ten Facts About Me

Top Ten Tuesday #34: Ten Facts About Me

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is all about the bookworms behind the blog. I’m sure I’ve done a facts about me post before, but I guess I’ll try to do one that isn’t an exact copy of that. 1. I don’t have an […]

Top Ten Tuesday #33: Underrated Books

Top Ten Tuesday #33: Underrated Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is all about those books that we think are amazing, but are completely underrated. None of them are from big authors like James Patterson, who gets thousands of ratings before his books are even published. Every book featured […]

Top Ten Tuesday #32: Reasons to Love Audiobooks

Top Ten Tuesday #32: Reasons to Love Audiobooks

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.   Several years ago, I was purist when it came to books. I had never even considered the prospect listening to an audiobook. That is until I went on a day trip with my grandmother. I must have been about thirteen […]

Top Ten Tuesday #31: Top 2016 New Releases

Top Ten Tuesday #31: Top 2016 New Releases

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Sadly, I’m having a busy day and need to really focus on studying. But I really wanted to participate in today’s topic because there have been some really great books that I have loved. All of which were published this year! […]

Top Ten Tuesday #30: Why I Love Reading

Top Ten Tuesday #30: Why I Love Reading

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s theme is all why you love… I chose why I love reading. To me, reading is an essential part of life. Does it fully make up for real life? No. But it’s a great way to relax and it can […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

Since school is back in session and my new work schedule is so crazy, I’ve really cut back by how often I go to the library. Not because I’m not eager to pick up everything I’ve put on hold. On the contrary, I want to make sure I have enough time to get around to […]

A Simple Book Tag

A Simple Book Tag

So I’ll admit it: I’m a book tag virgin. But after constantly having my friend suggest I start doing one, I finally found one to do. Originally posted on Sarah’s Bookshelf, this book tag seems like a great introductory tag for me to do. 1. What do you think about the blurb/summary at the back […]