Backlist Books You Shouldn’t Forget About

Backlist Books You Shouldn’t Forget About

With so many new and shiny books constantly being released and paraded all over bookstagram, I think the fall is a nice time to dive back into some of those backlisted books that have been sitting on our shelves for a while. I am really bad about buying stacks of books at a time and [...]

WWW Wednesday – September 18th, 2019

WWW Wednesday – September 18th, 2019

Welcome to WWW Wednesday which is currently being hosted by Sam @ Taking On A World of Words. It’s really just a place to do little update on what all you’ve been reading lately. Anyone is welcome to join, just leave a link to your post in the comments and be sure to give the [...]

Book Review: The Summer Before the War

Book Review: The Summer Before the War

Whenever I read a good historical fiction novel, I feel a strong sense of nostalgia for some reason. Maybe it's because I read mostly historical fiction when I was a child, or maybe it's just my strong love of history that draws me completely in. But for whatever reason, I definitely got that feeling while [...]

Talk Me Into/Out Of… Books On My TBR: Part 3

Talk Me Into/Out Of… Books On My TBR: Part 3

I have done a couple of these posts over the last year and really enjoy them. I want to start doing this periodically, maybe every 6 months or so. It's really nice to get other people's opinions on books on my TBR that I'm not entirely sold on picking up. I could really use the [...]

WWW Wednesday – September 11th, 2019

WWW Wednesday – September 11th, 2019

Welcome to WWW Wednesday which is currently being hosted by Sam @ Taking On A World of Words. It’s really just a place to do little update on what all you’ve been reading lately. Anyone is welcome to join, just leave a link to your post in the comments and be sure to give the [...]

Book Review: The Game of Love and Death

Book Review: The Game of Love and Death

I was surprised by the lyrical writing in The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough. It really heightened the fantasy and romance in this historical fiction novel. Antony and Cleopatra. Helen of Troy and Paris. Romeo and Juliet. And now . . . Henry and Flora. For centuries Love and Death have chosen their [...]

My September TBR

My September TBR

Okay, I know I've been saying this for the last month... but I really mean it this time! I am going to buckle down and get some reading done this month. I've finally finished that freaking slow behemoth, The Priory of the Orange Tree, and I feel like a weight has lifted off my shoulders. [...]