Like I promised in my WWW Wednesday post yesterday, I finished the Ron Chernow biography of George Washington. Washington: A Life is a beautifully written, incredibly well-written, biography that doesn't shy away from the darker parts of Washington's life. It's easy, as Americans, to hold George Washington in this Godlike stature that makes him seem… Continue reading Washington: The only adult in the room
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 November 15 2017
The Details Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Published: October 14, 2014 Genres: Historical Fiction, Paranormal, YA, Romance My Rating: 3.75 Stars GoodReads Blurb Olivia Mead is a headstrong, independent girl—a suffragist—in an age that prefers its girls to be docile. It’s 1900 in Oregon, and Olivia’s father, concerned that she’s headed for trouble, convinces a stage mesmerist… Continue reading Review: A Cure for Dreaming by Cat Winters
Yesterday, my friend, Jen, posted a Facebook live video (you can find her live videoes here she makes insprational and thought provoking videos about small ways to make your life a little bit better each day.) about what you wanted to be when you were seven and how those first career goals shape your life and… Continue reading A Writer’s Life, my NaNoWriMo Journey.
The Details Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Published: July 4th, 2017 Genres: YA, Contemporary, Mental Illness My Rating: 4 Stars GoodReads Blurb Adam has just been diagnosed with schizophrenia. He sees and hears people who aren’t there: Rebecca, a beautiful girl who understands him; the Mob Boss, who harasses him; and Jason, the naked… Continue reading Review: Words on Bathroom Walls by Julia Walton
Welcome back to the eleventh month of Calendar Girls! It’s a monthly blog event co-hosted by Flavia and Melaine and designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers. Calendar Girls was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl, For more information, about the Calendar Girls community click here! This month's theme is the best book that wraps up a series.Get ready… Continue reading Calendar Girls- November!
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 November 1st