This week’s top 10 Tuesday is a little hard for me because even though I admire book covers, I needed to look up books to be inspired to create this list. I’ve read most of the following books, there’s only a couple I haven’t read yet but definitely on my to read list. 1. Eat … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Topographic Book Covers
Describe your ideal book club. I’m part of a book club at work. It’s not a traditional club because everyone who comes talks about their own book. We talk about what we’ve read, what we’re currently reading, and what we want to read. Some people don’t talk about what they’ve read at all, they just … Continue reading The Ideal Book Club
What was the last bad book you read? What didn’t you like about it? I’ve read a few bad books lately. I finished reading Memphis by Tara Stringfellow. While I could see the story the author was trying to write about, it was hard to feel connected to it because the characters had very little … Continue reading The Last Bad Book
I started Bone Deep: Untangling the Betsy Faria Case by Charles Bosworth Jr. & Joel J. Schwartz. Over the past winter I listened to the podcast The Thing About Pam narrated by Keith Morrison from Dateline. I love listening to him tell stories; he could make the grocery list sound sinister. So when I saw … Continue reading Currently Reading.
Photo by Ashley French 2022 I’m currently reading A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas. It’s the second book in a series, right after A Court of Thorns and Roses. I enjoyed the first book, it reminded me of many different stories, Beauty and the Beast first and foremost. I’ll probably write … Continue reading Currently Reading.
I forgot that today was National Book Lover’s Day. You would have thought I’d remember that since I work at a library and we had a couple things going on today. We passed out cupcakes with mini books in it that a couple of employees made. We also had a book swap where people brought … Continue reading 15 Favorite Books
I found this tag over at What Laura’s Reading if you want to check out her post (which I originally found on Pinterest. Author You’ve Read the Most Books From Not sure since I generally read a lot of different books from different authors. Right now it’s Colleen Hoover (ick) or Robyn Carr. Best Sequel … Continue reading The Bookish A to Z Book Tag
Photo by Tamu00e1s Mu00e9szu00e1ros on Pexels.com Since I've worked in a library all of my adult life, I rarely need help finding a book from the other librarians. Since the current library I work at is an independent one, meaning it's not connected to the county library system or a library consortium of any kind, … Continue reading Library Help
Someone said this cover reminded them of Stranger Things. I never saw it, so does it? Photo by Ashley French 2022 Title: My Best Friend’s ExorcismAuthor: Grady HendrixPublished: 2016 (Quirk Books)Genre: Horror Summary Abby Rivers and Gretchen Lang have been best friends since fourth grade. But when they were sophomores in high school, something strange … Continue reading My Best Friend’s Exorcism by Grady Hendrix
Photo by Rafael Cosquiere on Pexels.com Since I read fairly regularly, I should probably answer the age old questions that readers sometimes ask themselves and then answer: Do you prefer buying your books or borrowing them? Surprisingly, I feel complicated about this question for a lot of questions. Since I've worked in a library system … Continue reading Buying Books vs. Borrowing Books.