A bookish reminder that next year is twelve days away

Thank you, Noriko, for so kindly inviting me to do the End of the Year Book Tag and also reminding me that I will need to start writing 2018 on my papers very soon. 1. Are there any books you started this year that you need to finish? I think that the only people who… Continue reading A bookish reminder that next year is twelve days away

October mini-reviews

A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. Schwab Keywords: four different Londons (AKA worlds), adventuring, Lila: an aspiring pirate who is stubborn, brave, and bold, Kell: a magician who is kind and loyal and owns an awesome coat Last sentence: That one’ll do. Thoughts: As you probably have too, I’ve heard so many good… Continue reading October mini-reviews

Wait. Non-fiction can be INTERESTING?

In elementary and part of middle school, my mom would always try to balance out my towering stack of fiction books from the library with some educational nonfiction reads. Most of the time, it didn't work. As kids usually are, I was set in my belief that nonfiction books were BORING. I wanted my stories… Continue reading Wait. Non-fiction can be INTERESTING?

Here’s some quotes because they’re awesome (and because copying and pasting doesn’t take very long.) Enjoy.

The Help After while, she smile up at me, say, "How old are you?" "Aibileen's fifty-three." Her eyes get real wide. I might as well be a thousand. pg. 283 My Lady Jane “Armies aren’t very good about carrying libraries with them. I can’t imagine why. We’d fight so much less if everyone would just… Continue reading Here’s some quotes because they’re awesome (and because copying and pasting doesn’t take very long.) Enjoy.