First Impression Friday: “When the Astors Owned New York: Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age” by Justin Kaplan

Full disclosure: I get a lot of my books nowadays from the library where my mom works. She'll bring a stack of donated books home and we'll go through them together, picking out one or two where or there to buy and then she'll take the rest of the stack home. This weekend, the book … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “When the Astors Owned New York: Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age” by Justin Kaplan

The “Currently Reading” Book Tag

I found this book tag over at Thrice Read, and now that I've run through my backstock of book tag posts, I figured this would be a great one! I've got a lot of things going on in my life right now, so I'm trying to get back on track as soon as possible while … Continue reading The “Currently Reading” Book Tag