Category: Reading

Some Book Reviews

The first six of 2020.

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 by John Grisham. This book has been on my … Read More Book Challenge of the Month! (August 2019)

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 up in China and all the things they went … Read More July Book Reviews

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. 1. Queen of Air and Darkness by Cassandra Clare This … Read More Bonus Books I’ve read So Far This Year

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 but I never read it because I didn’t go … Read More Book Challenge of the Month (July 2019)

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 before, by many. I love witches, so I’ve read … Read More June Book Reviews