My Summer of Series (And other books on my TBR)

My Summer of Series (And other books on my TBR)
Posted July 9, 2017 / 2 Comments

Laura had a great idea to spend this summer catching up on series reads. I have spent the better part of the last year reading and listening standalone novels. I have been accruing series books that I want to read or need to finish for a while, and summer seems like the perfect time to focus on getting through my series TBR. And trust me, I have a lot! Fiction Series: I have actually already […]

Reading Round-Up: June 2017

Reading Round-Up: June 2017
Posted July 1, 2017 / 0 Comments

Reading Round-Up is an end of the month recap of my reading life, including books read, reading stats, and reading challenge updates! It’s just an easy way for me to track my reading life! Well June was an exciting and much-needed month of rejuvenation. My husband and I took our adventure trip to Ireland and Scotland, which was so beautiful. I have also been having a great time hanging at home with my new pup. […]

Monthly Stack: July 2017

Monthly Stack: July 2017
Posted June 30, 2017 / 0 Comments

Monthly Stack is a new monthly feature where I will share some of the new month’s releases I am looking forward to the most. I will highlight a handful in the hopes of sharing my interest, either personally or for my school library! Summer is in full swing! I am really enjoying my time off and using this time to relax and recharge. And hopefully I’ll use a couple of these July releases to help […]

Book Talks: YA Pride Reads!

Book Talks: YA Pride Reads!
Posted June 27, 2017 / 1 Comment

June is Pride Month, and as an avid reader of LGBTQIA stories, especially YA. So I figured I would create a list filled with recommendations for some of the wonderful LGBTQIA+ stories I have read relatively recently (and give me an opportunity to book talk them here). Once again, Adam Silvera has completely demolished me. He just has a way of drawing you in to a character’s emotional experience and making it your own. From […]

My Euroventure: Ireland & Scotland

My Euroventure: Ireland & Scotland
Posted June 26, 2017 / 4 Comments

Hello all! Some of you may already know, but at the beginning of the month my husband and I set off on our Ireland & Scotland adventure. This is a trip that we have been talking about taking for the last 5 years, and we finally saved enough money to feel comfortable doing it! This was my first time leaving the US, so it was a trip I had been looking forward to taking for […]

Book Talks: Recently Read Graphic Novels

Book Talks: Recently Read Graphic Novels
Posted June 20, 2017 / 1 Comment

Graphic Novels are a steady part of my typical reading life. I love the mix of art and storytelling. Lately, I have been reading some seriously great stories in comic form, so I wanted to share them with you. So here are the ones I have read over the last couple of months. As a steampunk story set in against a fantasy World War era, NewsPrints tells the story of Blue, an orphan girl hiding […]