12 books, yeah baby!! Possibly the best month I will have this year but last year July also made it as the best reading month for me. It’s a combination of not being able to do a lot outdoors because I live in Florida and it’s a nightmare outside plus the booktubeathon which I participate… Read More July 2017 Wrap-Up!
I decided to get as involved as I can in reading challenges to 1- help me bring down my TBR and 2- to motivate me to read more! I saw the announcement at Latin Lector’s channel so I decided to give it a chance and finally get to those books which have been collecting dust… Read More Read Your E-Reader Read-A-Thon 2017!
Title: Frankenstein Author: Mary Shelley Published: 1818 Genre: Classic Literature – Gothic/Horror Summary: ‘Cursed, cursed creator! Why did I live? Why, in that instant, did I not extinguish the spark of existence which you had so wantonly bestowed?’ My Rating: – but really 1.5 Today’s review of Frankenstein is brought to you by GIFs! Because they make… Read More Book Review: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
I absolutely love when this happens but I must admit it seldom happens to me because I usually give up if the first book holds no promise so the first book has to hold SOME promise that would encourage me to continue. The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer – I still surprise myself that… Read More Top 5 Wednesday: Series that Got Better
It’s finally that time of year when we read until we hate reading!! I’m just kidding, I love the annual booktubeathon and I plan to not only participate but also annihilate while working full time and being on finals! So here is my TBR, share with me what you’re reading I’d love to check it… Read More BOOKTUBEATHON 2017 TBR!!
Title: Unraveling Author: Elizabeth Graver Published: 1997 Genre: Adult Literary Fiction – Historical Fiction Summary: Growing up on a small New England farm, a determined young nineteenth-century woman named Aimee Slater ventures to Lowell, Massachusetts, to find work, a move that leads to a split with her mother. My Rating: 1/2 I have such conflicting emotions about this… Read More Book Review: Unraveling by Elizabeth Graver
Title: In the Time of the Butterflies Author: Julia Alvarez Published: 1994 Genre: Adult Literary Fiction – Historical Fiction Summary: It is November 25, 1960, and three beautiful sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The official state newspaper reports… Read More Book Review: In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez