10 Types of Books that are Perfect for Reading on a Rainy Day

Any type of day is perfect for reading in my opinion but there is something about a rainy day that just begs to be spent curled up on the couch under a cozy blanket with a book and a cup of tea/hot chocolate/warm beverage of your choice. Below I've made a list of the ten … Continue reading 10 Types of Books that are Perfect for Reading on a Rainy Day

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10 Outrageous Things I Do (or Have Done) for the Love of Books

1. Bought 25 books in 1 day The most epic book-buying day I had happened a couple of years ago when I went into the city and ran around to all the bookstores I could find. It wasn't until the end of the day when I counted up my haul that I realized I had … Continue reading 10 Outrageous Things I Do (or Have Done) for the Love of Books

TTT: 10 Audiobooks I’d Listen to for the Narrator Alone

1) Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov; narrated by Jeremy Irons I have been in love with Jeremy Irons and his smoky, velvet voice ever since I watched The Lion King. I had (and still have) a really weird thing for Scar. Honestly, I'd listen to Jeremy Irons read the phone book but I'd much prefer listening to him read Lolita, a favorite … Continue reading TTT: 10 Audiobooks I’d Listen to for the Narrator Alone

TTT: Standalone Books that Need a Sequel

1) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Okay, I know that there are already countless sequels, prequels, and spin-offs for this book but my ideal sequel would be a smutty look into Darcy and Elizabeth's wedding night. 2) Mansfield Park by Jane Austen I don't want a sequel to Mansfield Park so much as a rewrite - a version where Fanny … Continue reading TTT: Standalone Books that Need a Sequel

Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books I Loved with Fewer than 2000 Ratings on Goodreads

1) The Fiercest Joy (The Sweetest Dark #3) by Shana Abe 2) A Bed of Thorns and Roses by Sondra Allan Carr 3) The Truelove Bride by Shana Abe 4) The Art of the Personal Essay by Phillip Lopate 5) The Dragon Lords trilogy by Jon Hollins 6) The Public Burning by Robert Coover 7) The Light at the End by John Skipp & Craig Spector 8) Single: … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books I Loved with Fewer than 2000 Ratings on Goodreads

Top 10 Favorite Couples in Books

A very appropriate topic for the week of Valentine's Day, this week's Top Ten Tuesday is all about our favorite literary lovebirds. 1) Feyre & Rhysand from the ACOTAR series From enemies to friends to lovers, nothing says Power Couple like the Hades/Persephone-inspired pairing of Rhysand and Feyre, High Lord and High Lady of the Night Court. … Continue reading Top 10 Favorite Couples in Books