Top 5 Books I NEED to Read in 2020

I can't believe it's 2020 already! This is going to be an amazing year, for many reasons (the biggest of which is going to be my wedding! We're 10 months away as of today!). I'm also hoping to get this blog back on track, work on my reading (I'm finishing Wheel of Time to start), and get … Continue reading Top 5 Books I NEED to Read in 2020

Top 5 Books I Want Under The Tree

Well, might as well end 2019 with a bang, right? Such as participating in the last Top 5 Tuesday (by Bionic Bookworm) of the year! It's been a while since I've participated, but luckily I have an Amazon wishlist full of books that made writing this one easy! 1 - The Winter of the Witch by Katherine … Continue reading Top 5 Books I Want Under The Tree

Top 5 Books On My Current TBR

Welcome back to Top 5 Tuesday! I can't remember the last time I participated in one of these -- was it way back in July? Who knows! This week's theme is "Top 5 Books on my TBR," which, if we're being honest, has a whole lot more than just five books on it. T5T is … Continue reading Top 5 Books On My Current TBR

Top 5 Books That Start With F-G-H-I-J

Welcome back to Top Five Thursday, where Lauren procrastinates on her T5T post for two entire days before finally giving in and publishing it because Reddit isn't working. This week's topic continues our previous start of working our way through the alphabet with book titles! As always, we're brought to you by Shannah @ Bionic Book … Continue reading Top 5 Books That Start With F-G-H-I-J

Top 5 Last Lines

Good morning and welcome to this week's edition of Top 5 Tuesday! Last week was a ton of fun, and this week promises to almost one-up it. The only rule for this week's list was "No spoilers," which I think should be relatively easy to follow. Let's see, then. As always, we're hosted by Shanah … Continue reading Top 5 Last Lines

Top 5 Opening Lines

Welcome back, everyone, to Top 5 Tuesday, where I'm spending my time procrastinating even more on my thesis in order to give you these amazing first lines right here. As always, this weekly meme is hosted by Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm. What constitutes a good first line? As a writer myself, this is something … Continue reading Top 5 Opening Lines

Time’s 100 Best Young-Adult Books of All Time

As I was sitting here, wondering what to write and scrolling through the Reader, I came across a list of the top 100 best young-adult books on two different blogs and realized that it was something I wanted to do, too. (Also, thanks be to Thrice Read & A Cup of Wittea for going ahead … Continue reading Time’s 100 Best Young-Adult Books of All Time

Top 5 Books I’d Save From a Fire

Welcome back to Top 5 Tuesday, where this time I'm actually putting it up on a Tuesday instead of a Wednesday! As always, we're hosted by Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm, and I'm left here wondering whether I should go ahead and pack a bag with the books I'd save so it's just a grab … Continue reading Top 5 Books I’d Save From a Fire

Top 5 Books I Didn’t Like that Others Loved

Oh boy. We're getting into dangerous, rant-like territory here, so I hope your hats are tuck tight on your heads. Thanks to Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm for fueling my passionate rants today. Couldn't have done it without you! To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee I've written an entire post as to why this … Continue reading Top 5 Books I Didn’t Like that Others Loved