NaNoWriMo Week 4 Update: I’m a winner!

Previous updates of this piece of work : First look Nano Week 1 Nano Week 2 Nano Week 3 I reached 50K Monday night! I'm so proud of myself. I was kind of worried early in the month that I wouldn't make it, despite being way ahead since day 2, because I wasn't sure if … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Week 4 Update: I’m a winner!

WWW Wednesday 11-28-18

WWW Wednesday is a meme currently hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. It’s very simple – answer the three questions and leave a link in Sam’s post. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next What am I … Continue reading WWW Wednesday 11-28-18

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

The Details Publisher: Balzer + Bray Published: February 28th 2017 Genres: YA, Contemporary My Rating: 5 Stars   GoodReads Blurb Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting … Continue reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers

The Details Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. Published: April 18th, 2017 Genres: Non-Fiction, biography, art My Rating: 4.5 Stars  GoodReads Blurb The deep and enduring friendship between Vincent and Theo Van Gogh shaped both brothers' lives. Confidant, champion, sympathizer, friend, Theo supported Vincent as he struggled to find his path in life. They shared everything, … Continue reading Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers

Calendar Girls November 2018

Welcome back to Calendar Girls! It’s a monthly blog event created by Flavia and Melaine now hosted by Katie at Never not ,Reading and Adrienne at Darque Dreamer Reads This event was designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers. Calendar Girls was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl. Just like the song all of us participating reveals their pick that … Continue reading Calendar Girls November 2018