My 2019 TBR Pile Challenge List

The 2019 TBR Pile Challenge is hosted by Adam at Roof Beam Reader, with the goal of reading the books that have been languishing on our shelves. The challenge is to read and review 12 unread books that have been on your shelf for more than a year, during the 12 months of 2019. My... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday- 1/2/19

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?     Currently Reading: I'm currently immersed in one of my Christmas books (and one of my most anticipated... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday- December 19, 2018

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?   Currently Reading: I'm thoroughly enjoying The Lost Garden by Helen Humphreys. It's a lovely little historical fiction novel... Continue Reading →

Classics Club Spin List #19

In just a few hours, the Classics Club Spin #19 will be chosen. I'm slipping my list in just in time! On Tuesday, November 27th, a number from 1-20 will be chosen and I will then have until January 31st, 2019 to read the book from my list that corresponds with that number. I've included a... Continue Reading →

R.I.P XIII Sign-Up and Reading Plans

It's time for one of my favorite reading events of the year: Readers Imbibing Peril, aka R.I.P. This year marks the thirteenth (!!) round of the challenge, which is all about enjoying books that could be classified as: Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, Dark Fantasy, Gothic, Horror, and/or Supernatural. The fun starts September 1st and runs until October 31st. You... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday- August 15, 2018

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?   Currently Reading: I'm working on my Classics Club Spin pick: Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh and I can't wait to really... Continue Reading →

Announcing the Persephone Readathon Round 2!

If you enjoy readathons and Persephone Books*, I have some good news for you: the #PersephoneReadathon is back for its second round! The Persephone Readathon Round 2 will run from Friday, September 21st through Sunday, September 30th, 2018. As before, this will be a laid back readathon; read as much or as little as you’d like. The goal... Continue Reading →

Austen in August TBR

This month, I'm excited to join in the wonderful Austen in August event hosted by The Book Rat. I'll most likely be a fairly casual participant, but I can't resist an excuse to read and celebrate all things Austen. Here is my tentative TBR list:       I'll definitely be reading this Annotated Edition of... Continue Reading →

WWW Wednesday- August 1, 2018

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. The three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next?   Currently Reading: I'm flying through the fun My (Not So) Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella. This has been a pleasant... Continue Reading →