Buying Books vs. Borrowing Books.

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.

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in a Place I’d love to Visit

I always forget about top ten Tuesday, mainly because some of the prompts I don’t like. Yesterday I read a blog post participating in this week’s prompt and I really liked it so I decided to write my own response. Obviously today is Wednesday as I’m writing this so I’m a day late, but it … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in a Place I’d love to Visit

No Interest.

Photo by Ike louie Natividad on Pexels.com My interest in reading books is waning again. Don't worry, I'm not depressed or anything; this is something that happens to me occasionally. I'll get super excited about reading and read a whole bunch, so I check out a whole bunch of books and suddenly I don't feel … Continue reading No Interest.

Jaws by Peter Benchley

Title: JawsAuthor: Peter BenchleyGenre: Fiction: ThrillerPublished: 1974 (Ballantine Books) Plot When a man eating shark moves in off coastal town of Amity, police chief Brody and various townsfolk must make difficult decisions on whether or not to keep the beaches open and risk losing potential revenue while trying to figure out how to get rid … Continue reading Jaws by Peter Benchley

8 of My Least Favorite Characters From Books and Movies.

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com We always talk about our favorite characters from different books and movies and tv shows, but every once in a while there's a character that you just don't like no matter how many times you read about them. Sometimes they're just a mild annoyance, other times they make you want … Continue reading 8 of My Least Favorite Characters From Books and Movies.

Nicholas Sparks Books You Should Read.

Photo by Mark Stebnicki on Pexels.com Nicholas Sparks is another who has established himself as THE author for sad romance novels set along the Carolina coast. He's been around for a number of years now and people either love him or hate him. Most of his books follow the general formula for a storyline, so … Continue reading Nicholas Sparks Books You Should Read.

10 Books by Beverly Lewis You Should Read.

Photo by Chris F on Pexels.com I can't say I obsessively read Amish fiction. I'm fascinated with their culture, and even more so now that I live in an area that has more Amish than I've ever seen in my life. But I have read some Amish fiction, most particularly Beverly Lewis. I met her … Continue reading 10 Books by Beverly Lewis You Should Read.