Posted in TTT

TTT: Books On My Fall 2018 TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl.

Theme: Books On My Fall 2018 TBR
–Fitting since the first day of Fall here is on September 22nd 🙂

I don’t think I did one of these for Summer since I knew I’d busy with moving and starting a new job. That was probably for the best! I read so much anyhow, I should have time to read all the following books… especially since I already have a few out from the library ^_^
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Posted in It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is a post to share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week. It is hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate. Continue reading “It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?”

Posted in Book review

Book Review: The Lantern’s Ember by Colleen Houck

The Lantern's Ember*I voluntarily read and reviewed this book. All thoughts and reviews are my own.*

Title: The Lantern’s Ember
Author: Colleen Houck

ISBN: 9780399555749

Genre: Fantasy, Romance 
Recommended Age: Young Adult
Series: No

Publisher: Delacorte Press
First Publication Date: Sept. 11th 2018 (416 pages)

★★✯☆☆

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Posted in TBR Highs & Lows

TBR Highs & Lows #4

I did good only adding 6 books last week, but I’ve been reading so slowly that my TBR count isn’t dropping like I hoped 😦 Here is this post again to give relief to my TBR list!

Rules:

  • Link back to the original post at Howling Libraries
  • Sort your Goodreads TBR shelf by date added, ascending
  • Find 5-10 (or more, if you feel ambitious!) titles to purge from your TBR (the “lows”)
  • Post those 5 books in the list, with a brief explanation of why you removed it
  • Next, sort your Goodreads TBR shelf by date added, descending
  • List the last 5 (or more!) books you added to your TBR, with a synopsis or your brief summary of why you added it (the “highs”)

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Posted in T5W

T5W: Books For My Younger Self

Theme: Books For My Younger Self
— Books that you wish your younger self would have read to learn a life lesson, get more self confidence, open your eyes to a new perspective, etc.

So, here’s the thing. I was a reading machine when I was younger (lol like I’m not now), but when I was in middle school I didn’t really read middle grade fiction…even in high school I read more adult books than YA books. I wanted mysteries and thrillers, and my parents probably wanted to carry less books on their vacation, so we would read the same books. 

At this point, I feel like I really missed out! I did read City of Bones, but I never continued it! I probably would have loved it… 

Anyhow, here are the books  I wish I had read when I was in Middle School/High School for various reasons: Continue reading “T5W: Books For My Younger Self”