This is something I’ve been thinking about for a while, and I’m finally getting around to making it official. I’ve probably unofficially been on hiatus for a few weeks now. After two and a half years of this, it feels like time for a bit of a break. Lists are always fun, so here a… Continue reading Songs Wrote My Story is Going on Hiatus!
She is one of the only animals who can chase a lion from its kill… Evie Childs hoped the all-expense-paid trip to Africa would give her a chance at adventure. Maybe it would even let her forget a past that haunts her, and find safety from a husband who abuses her. Her jaws can crush… Continue reading Book Spotlight: Predators by Michaelbrent Collings
In the mid 90s, Elizabeth Booth, a young British college student studying Arabic at Durham University, travels to Damascus to immerse herself in the Syrian language. Taken aback by the generosity and kindness of the people there, she easy slips into a life in the ancient city. She has friends, her studies, and even a… Continue reading Book Spotlight: Gazelle in the Shadows by Michelle Peach
There are so many great bookish product shops out there, and so many awesome designs that relate to books. I wish I could buy a lot more than I do, but shipping to Canada tends to be very painful. But that’s another discussion for another day. So when I was asked to feature Literary Book… Continue reading The Lovely Products at Literary Book Gifts + Promo Code
For the longest time, didn’t even bother with NetGalley. I had an account because a couple of books I had agreed to review came through there. But I didn’t really request anything, because getting the protected files on my old Kobo (which now resides happily with my mom) was way too much of a hassle.… Continue reading The Problem with NetGalley
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted on That Artsy Reader Girl I rather enjoy talking about books that didn’t work out for me, or being critical about books, and disagreeing with things, and if you hang out around here enough, you’ll probably have noticed that already. But you know what is also fun? Talking… Continue reading Books That Totally Lived Up To The Hype
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted on That Artsy Reader Girl. I’ve read a lot of books over the years, in a lot of places, with a lot of people (or because of them), and in a variety of situations. Most of the time, I don’t remember those memories at all, and I just… Continue reading Books and the Memories They Hold