2017 Yearly Wrap-Up

I had high hopes for 2017. I had a reading slump in 2016 and I could feel myself coming out of it in January 2017. I really wanted to read a lot, but with two surgeries and a myriad of other things happening in 2017, it just wasn’t meant to be. I’m happy with what […]


Reading and Blogging Goals

Last year, I got into a serious reading and blogging slump. I just didn’t have any motivation to read. And, while I wanted to blog, I ran out of things to say. I feel kind of stupid for giving up on my mental illness idea so quickly, but I don’t think I would’ve kept blogging […]

2017 End of the Year Book Survey

Each year, Jamie at The Perpetual Page-Turner hosts this end of the year book survey. I think it’s a fun survey to answer, so without further ado, here are my answers to her questions. Best in Books 1. What is the best book you read in 2017? Hands down, no competition, it was What Alice […]


Review: The Sugar Queen

My book club read The Sugar Queen for December. I didn’t know what it was about, but when I saw that all the chapters were named after sugary treats, I wasn’t sure I wanted to read it. To be perfectly frank, I was worried one of the characters was always going to be eating delectable goodies, […]

Bout of Books 21 Signup

It’s time for Bout of Books again! What does that mean exactly? Here’s the official blurb: The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01 am Monday, January 8th and runs through Sunday, January 14th in whatever time zone […]