Early Completion of my 2021 Reading Goals!

Early Completion of my 2021 Reading Goals!

At the beginning of this year (2021), I was about six months into my blog and ready to spend more time reading and blogging. I decided to increase my yearly reading goal to 25 books. I am excited to say that I have already completed that goal! I have read some fantastic, memorable, and not-so-great [...]

At the Midway Point of 2021, Here Are My Favourite Reads So Far!

At the Midway Point of 2021, Here Are My Favourite Reads So Far!

Now that 2021 is at the halfway point, I thought I would stop and think back to my favourite reads of this year. I have read 18 books so far, and enjoyed many of them. I read from a variety of genres, including historical fiction, nonfiction, and romantic comedies. Below are my top 3 picks [...]

Before We Were Yours- Book Review

Before We Were Yours- Book Review

This book is written by Lisa Wingate. “A woman's past need not predict her future.  She can dance to new music if she chooses.  Her own music.  To hear the tune, she must only stop talking. To herself, I mean.  We’re always trying to persuade ourselves of things.” Lisa Wingate, the author of Before We [...]

Cilka’s Journey- A Book Review

Cilka’s Journey- A Book Review

By: Heather Morris Cilka's Journey is a sequel to the bestseller, The Tattooist of Auschwitz.  I have not read The Tattooist of Auschwitz, and I was a bit concerned that I would be confused reading Cilka's Journey, but that was not the case at all.  This book stands on its own very well.  Heather Morris [...]

City of Girls – Book Review

City of Girls – Book Review

Book by: Elizabeth Gilbert What was this story about: City of Girls is written as one long letter.  A woman named Angela asks Vivian Morris, the main character, to explain Vivian's relationship with Angela's father. Vivian responds to this letter with the story of her life beginning at age 19. Vivian Morris is from a [...]