As I think about all the books that I have to read, there are some books that I want to definitely get to in 2016. Instead of just listing the books in one post, I decided to do a series of blog posts telling you the books that I want to read in 2016. The… Continue reading I wanna read it! #1
Happy New Year! Hello to all of my old followers (it has been quite a while since my last post) and welcome to any new followers who have joined me in my absence. I hope that you like the new look of the blog! I wanted a new look for the new year! In my absence, I did… Continue reading 2016 Reading Resolutions
This month, I got a lot of reading done. Surprisingly, two of the seven books I read this month were nonfiction. As a person who usually only reads fiction, I am pretty proud of that accomplishment. I hope to continue reading nonfiction books in the future. Here is what I read this month! Ms. Marvel… Continue reading June Wrap Up and July TBR!
Happy May everyone! I can’t believe that is May already. Time is flying by. A new month, means it is time for a new TBR challenge. I have been doing well with completing the monthly challenges. This month, I pulled: read a book that is not a novel. This means something like a nonfiction… Continue reading May TBR Challenge: Read a Book that is NOT a Novel!
I am so excited to announce that I am participating in the Dewey’s 24 hour readathon. This is a one day, international readathon that begins on April 25th. It is really cool because if you follow the timetable they give you, everyone in the world will start at the same time. For my time zone,… Continue reading I’m doing the Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon!!!
Publisher: Scholastic Number of Pages: 300 Genre: Fiction Rating: 4/5 stars A Newbery Medal Book I think this is the earliest that I have ever completed a TBR challenge. I finished this book about 2 days into the month. 🙂 The One and Only Ivan is a Newbery Medal book, so it fit the… Continue reading The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
This month I have pulled “read an award winning book” from my TBR challenge jar. After scouring my shelves, I found five books that would fall into this category. I want to challenge myself this month to read as many of these books as possible. I think I can do it. I have April vacation… Continue reading April TBR Challenge: A Book that Won an Award
I’m back!! I have been extremely busy the past two weeks. Between planning lessons, report card conferences, grad school projects and starting a new healthy eating/workout plan, I have had no time to do anything else but work, eat workout and sleep. I did get some reading done though. I read a lot in the… Continue reading March Challenge Completed!!
Happy March everyone! It is time for another pick out of my TBR jar. This month I will be reading a book by an author that I have not read before. When I looked at my bookshelf, there were quite a few books that fit into this category. Here are some of the options I… Continue reading March TBR Challenge
Publisher: free iBooks download Number of Pages: 489 Genre: Classic Rating: Absolutely 5/5 stars! Synopsis: From Goodreads: “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen’s witty comedy of manners–one of the most popular novels of all… Continue reading Book to Movie Adaptation: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen