2016 Blog & Reading Resolutions

2016 BLOG RESOLUTIONS 1. Make My Blog More” Me” I want to have a blog that represents me, in all my uniqueness and individuality, through both it’s deign and content! 2. Continue To Post At Least Twice A Week I don’t want to fall off the blogging grid. Now I’m here, I’d like to stay…

Infinity of Dreams Award

Thank you so, so much to the lovely and super sweet Eve at Eve Messenger’s OtherWORDly Endeavors and the wonderfully incredible Beth at Betwixt-These-Pages for nominating me for the Infinity of Dreams Award! I’m so touched! They are wonderful bloggers and great human beings and you should check their blogs out for sure! So here we go……

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 720 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 12 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the…

WWW Wednesday

This is a weekly meme hosted by Taking On A World Of Words (SamAnnElizabeth) where we answer the three questions: What are you currently reading? What did you just finish reading? What are you planning on reading next? So tell me your three W’s in the comments! Here are mine! WHAT ARE YOU CURRENTLY READING? I…

Waiting On Wednesday | Zero Day by Jan Gangsei

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking The Spine which showcases our most anticipated upcoming releases. This week’s Waiting on Wednesday features Zero Day by Jan Gangsei! Title: Zero Day Author: Jan Gangsei Expected Publication Date: January 12, 2016 Goodreads Summary: Eight years ago, Addie Webster was the victim of the most notorious kidnapping case of the…

#DiverseReads Spotlight | Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Everything, Everything is an incredible debut novel by Nicola Yoon that is perfect for ffans of John Green and good novels! But in addition to being an incredibly moving story, Everything, Everything is also diverse! IT HAS: A biracial, non-white protagonnist (half Black and half Asian) A physically ill protagonist non-white secondary characters It has–dare I…

Teaser Tuesday | Arrows by Melissa Gorelanczyk

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by Miz B at A Daily Rhythm. Grab your current read, select two “teaser sentences” (THAT DON’T INCLUDE SPOILERS!), and share them! Don’t forget to share the author and title of the book! This week, I’m sharing two snippets from my current read, Arrows by Melissa Gorzelanczyk, which is…

I’m In!

I’m really happy to announce that in 2016 I’ll be participating in the 2016 Diverse Reads Book Challenge! What are the rules?    Read books that are diverse. The Main Character must bepart of a diverse group* Defined by We Need Diverse Books:  We recognize all diverse experiences, including (but not limited to) LGBTQIA, people of color, gender diversity, people with disabilities*,…

Top 10 Tuesday | Top Ten Most Anticipated Releases For The First Half of 2016

Top 10 Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. 1. Truthwitch by Susan Dennard 2. The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig 3. Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton 4. Sword and Verse by Kathy MacMillan 5. Assassin’s Heart by Sarah Ahiers 6. Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare 7. The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi…

The Bookkeeper’s Secrets #1

Books are powerful and hold extraordinary, ordinary magic! But imagine the great things we can do in the world, if we take the magic of those ideas and lessons we learn from books and put them to use in our world. Now that’s the true magic of books. That they can change the world through…