A Winter’s Respite Read-a-Thon 2017

Posted January 18, 2017 Tags 1 Comment
A Winter’s Respite Read-a-Thon 2017

    A Winter’s Respite Readathon is hosted by Michelle at Seasons of Reading I’m a little late getting my readathon post up which is due to two things, the first being laziness and lack of organization.  The second is that I’m in a bit of a slump emotionally, Friday is a very scary day […]


My TBR List Reveal January 2017

Posted January 14, 2017 Tags 1 Comment
My TBR List Reveal January 2017

Michelle at Because Reading hosts a wonderful To-Read List Meme and I am excited to reveal the results after my first time joining in. Poll Results Ladies and Gentlemen we have a tie!   That’s right The Mapmaker’s Children and All The Light We Cannot See both received 8 votes each. Now what is a […]


Winter Bloggiesta 2017

Posted January 13, 2017 Tags 5 Comments
Winter Bloggiesta 2017

To start the blogging year off right I’m participating in the 2017 Winter Bloggiesta.  As this is a mini event I’ll keep my to-do list short and sweet. To Do List replace duplicate images with hopes of cleaning up my media folder participate in one mini-challenge — digital declutter back up template/database update Netgalley profile […]


Sunday Post #96

Posted January 8, 2017 Tags 6 Comments
Sunday Post #96

Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer is a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. Off The Blog I rang in the new […]


My TBR List Voting January 2017

Posted January 7, 2017 Tags 8 Comments
My TBR List Voting January 2017

My TBR Meme is hosted by Michelle at Because Reading, this monthly meme’s purpose to help tackle one’s ever-growing tbr. On the first Saturday of each month participants post three books from their to-read list and allow others to vote on what they should read next. The following Saturday, the winning book is revealed with […]


Hello From the Gillespies by Monica McInerney

Posted January 6, 2017 Tags 0 Comments
Hello From the Gillespies by Monica McInerney

I thought Hello From the Gillespies by Monica McInerney would be a cute Christmas read with a slice of drama. In that regard, it certainly met my expectation; each character had their own story that intertwined with one another accordingly, and it held a premise that was unique to the genre of holiday stories. However, […]


Bridget Jones’s Baby Movie Review

Posted January 5, 2017 Tags 4 Comments
Bridget Jones’s Baby Movie Review

I had my hesitations going into Bridget Jones’s Baby. The trailers only looked so-so but I had enjoyed the first two movies and thought I might finish off Bridget’s journey through singleton on film. What a big mistake. Bridget, who has broken off her engagement to Mark Darcy is back to her thirtysomething ways despite […]


The Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen

Posted January 3, 2017 Tags 0 Comments
The Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen

I first read The Devil’s Arithmetic in sixth grade. I remember being amazed not only by the subject matter but also by the way Jane Yolen laid out impending events. Even at eleven years old I was astounded by the atrocities that occur in the book and left an impression on me. Twenty years later […]


All About Austen January Reviews

Posted January 1, 2017 Tags 0 Comments
All About Austen January Reviews

Welcome to the January review link-up for the 2017 All About Austen Challenge.  If you are interested in participating you may sign up here Reading Challenge etiquette: You must be signed up to add a post to the linky Please link directly to your review or whatever platform you are using in said link please […]