Tome Topple TBR List

*You can view my post about the Tome Topple Readathon here.*   What I plan to read for the readathon: The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue, Mackenzi Lee (513 pp) The Paying Guests, Sarah Waters (599 pp) Coming Home, Rosamunde Pilcher (977 pp) Voyager, Diana Gabaldon (1,059 pp)   If you're participating: What's on... Continue Reading →

Book Review: See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt

See What I Have Done, Sarah Schmidt   Most of us are no doubt familiar with the infamous Lizzie Borden trial and the nursery rhyme about the axe murder of her stepmother and father. The gruesome crime has captured the public's imagination since it occurred in 1892. Australian author Sarah Schmidt is the latest to... Continue Reading →

Top Ten Tuesday: Good Beach Reads

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme created by The Broke and the Bookish blog. TTT is taking a well-deserved break until August 15th, so I will be making my own lists- or recycling old topics from before I had this blog- during the hiatus. This week I'm recycling the topic: Good Beach Reads,... Continue Reading →

Booktube-A-Thon 2017 Wrap Up

hahaha Welp, that was an utter failure... Like I suspected, taking care of a new puppy took up most of my energy and reading time this week (She's totally worth the sacrifice though). Plus, I kept getting distracted by the batshit crazy political news here in the US. All this to say, I only read... Continue Reading →