Book Challenge of the Month! (August 2019)

This is a busy month for me and mine. 3 out of the 4 of us are all attending school this semester! Little Felix is the only one free of the obligation but his time will come. This month’s challenge is: A book that is over 10 years old. My challenge book is The Firm…

July Book Reviews

The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan I had mixed feelings about this book. It was definitely interesting but so hateful too. The women in this book were all brought up in ways I can’t really identify with so it was all really strange to me. The mothers in the book talk about their childhoods growing…

Bonus Books I’ve read So Far This Year

So I’ve been a little sneaky, I’ve been reading more than what I talk about on my book challenge of the month posts. I know, whatever. I like to read. As we all know. Since we’re at the halfway point for the year I thought I’d talk about all the ones I’ve read so far….

Book Challenge of the Month (July 2019)

Hello all! Another month, another reading challenge! This month’s challenge brings with it a bit of nostalgia: A book you were supposed to read in high school but didn’t. My challenge book this month will be Lord of the Flies by William Golding. When I was in high school this book was on the assigned reading list…

June Book Reviews

The Witches of New York By Amy McKay I wanted to love this book, I really did. But it just wasn’t as good as I had hoped it would be. It’s full of all kinds of nice, witchy aesthetics but it wasn’t enough to save the story. The story was so basic, it’s definitely been done…

Book Challenge of the Month! June 2019

Can you believe we’re already at the halfway mark for the year?! I feel like this year is just flying by and I am pretty grateful for that. I mean time flies when you’re having fun, right? This month’s challenge is: A book set somewhere you want to visit. The book I chose for this…

May Book Reviews

The Color Purple by Alice Walker I really loved this book. I feel like it’s one that everyone should read. I don’t have to tell those of you who have read it that it is a classic. There is so much about this book that is still true today. We as humans don’t seem to learn…