Top Ten Tuesday- Books I’m Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme created by The Broke and the Bookish blog. This week’s topic is: Books I'm Thankful For There are so many books I'm thankful for, that it would be impossible to list them all. More importantly, I'm simply thankful for a family who instilled in me a love... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue, Mackenzi Lee Published: June 2017 Insert lots of heart eyes emojis... Lord Henry "Monty" Montague is a charming rake who expertly uses his dimples and ruffled hair to capture the hearts of a steady stream of eighteenth-century gals and guys. He loves: a good time, a casual fling, a... Continue Reading →

Tome Topple Wrap-UP

Sadly, the Tome Topple Readathon has come to an end. I was able to finish two tomes and start a third. I read: The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters (599 pp) The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee (513 pp) 120 pages of Voyager by Diana Gabaldon That's a total of 1,232 pages Not too shabby,... Continue Reading →

13 Books to Celebrate the Fourth of July

Happy (almost) birthday America! In honor of the 13 original colonies, here are 13 books about Revolutionary War era America that are sure to get you in the Fourth of July spirit. Non Fiction   1776 by David McCullough  This extensively researched and well-written book from famed historical writer David McCullough, covers the dramatic events that... Continue Reading →