Have you ever wished you could combine Goodreads and Instagram into one glorious app? Well, so did every other book lover out there, and someone decided to do something about it. In 2016, Todd Lawton and Jeff LeBlanc, the co-founders of the awesome site Out of Print, created the perfect app for all of us, … Continue reading You NEED This Cool, Bookish App!
Sorry I didn't post last week -- I was busy standing in a line for 6 hours in 80-degree heat to see The 1975. It was worth the wait! Amazing show. 10/10 would recommend. One of the worst questions someone can ask me is, "Why do you read?" It's not that I hate the question … Continue reading Why Do You Read?
I thought I'd have a lot more free time once I graduated college -- no more classes, organizations, events, meetings, blah, blah, blah. Well, all that has been replaced with cooking, cleaning, jogging, job hunting, car hunting, apartment hunting... WHEN will I have time to read!? HOW can I possibly tackle my ever-growing TBR?????? I … Continue reading How to Tackle Your TBR
Welcome to another week's Saturday Sentiments on Sunday, because I suck and can never post these on the right day. Sorry! I had a wedding to attend yesterday, and it was beautiful, and my friend who got married is beautiful, and overall it was a beautiful day. It was also an exhausting day, which is … Continue reading Favorite Literary Love Quotes
This week, I wanted to talk about opinions on adaptations. If you follow my blog, you know that I recently read Dave Eggers's The Circle and then went to see the adaptation with my girlfriend, who didn't read the novel. This is often ... Continue Reading
**I started writing this yesterday, I swear. But then things happened, I wasn't able to blog anymore, and now I'm finishing this on Sunday. Sorry. Just pretend I posted it yesterday. While perusing Facebook today at work (I work at my university library -- we don't do much), I came across this article about book … Continue reading Book Club Pipe Dreams
I recently read an article on Lit Hub that calculated (roughly) how many more books you will read before you die. Pretty morbid stuff, right? They categorize you by sex, age, and how many books you typically read a year. Here's a portion of the list: According to this guy, as a 20-year-old female who … Continue reading You Will Never Finish Your TBR List — Sorry