Today’s Top Ten (hosted by The Broke and the Bookish)—Top Ten 2015 releases we anticipate most—was a tough one, because I am still thinking about all the great books I never got around to in 2014. Last year I probably read fewer books for leisure than since graduate school, when Eighteenth century British epistolary novels … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: What Looks Good in 2015?
Category: New Books
New Year, New Books (Part 2)
Please pardon my really super fabulous photography skills. Thank goodness I don't have a food blog. I actually have thought about sharing some recipes here from time to time, but every picture I take of food...well, something happens, and let's just say the photo never looks like anything anyone would want to eat. Ever. As … Continue reading New Year, New Books (Part 2)
New Year, New Books (Part 1)
Happy New Year to you all! For the first time in several years I decided to spend my Christmas money primarily on books. I received an Amazon gift card from my sister-in-law, some cash from my in-laws, and had a credit with Amazon. Today I’m going to share what I bought to read on my … Continue reading New Year, New Books (Part 1)
Summer Books Preview 2010
As though I had any room at all on my TBR list, I went through Amazon's Summer Books Preview 2010 list this morning (full disclosure: I am not affiliated with Amazon). I must confess: I have already pre-ordered Tana French's Faithful Place, which will not even be released until July 13. I was so impressed … Continue reading Summer Books Preview 2010