Latest Posts

February Wrap Up
Books

February Wrap Up

A bit of a lighter reading month for February, but it is the shortest month and I did an awful lot. Then again, look at the size of Kingdom of Ash…nearly 1000 pages. I’m so happy I finally read that.

View Post
Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell
Books

Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell

I’ve read very few Victorian novels, the only one I can recall immediately that I’ve read is Dracula. I didn’t know what to expect with these books but I’ve been pleasantly surprised so far. Elizabeth Gaskell had always been a…

View Post
Top 5 Wednesday: 2019 Reading Resolutions
Books

Top 5 Wednesday: 2019 Reading Resolutions

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such. This weeks topic is:…

View Post
2018 Reading Wrap Up
Books

2018 Reading Wrap Up

I can’t recall ever not reaching my Goodreads goal, I’ve always managed to get through 100 books without a problem but this year was an entirely different kettle of fish. I had a lot to deal with, particularly at the…

View Post
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Books

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

I didn’t anticipate enjoying this. I’d made my peace with the fact I have disliked the vast majority of the books I’ve had to read for my courses this semester. Then this one appears…and I loved it. It was such…

View Post