Top Ten Tuesday: 10/14

Ten Places Books Have Made Me Want to Visit 1. One word: Hogwarts. But for real, I will visit Alnwick Castle before I die! I would also love to visit the train station and take the Harry Potter tour. We’ll be going to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando in December, but I wantContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: 10/14”

Top Ten Tuesday: 10/7

Ten Books for Readers Who Like Character Driven Novels 1. Luna Lovegood from the Harry Potter series is basically my spirit animal. She’s so unashamedly herself, quirks and all and I absolutely admire that. She’s brave, beautiful, and so smart. 2. Firefly Lane’s Tully Hart is another of my spirit animals. She’s afraid of absolutelyContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: 10/7”

Top Ten Tuesday: 9/30

Top Ten Books That Were Hard For Me To Read 1. Columbine by Dave Cullen is by far the most difficult book I’ve ever read. In fact, I haven’t even finished it yet. It isn’t difficult because it’s written poorly or it’s boring—it’s difficult because when I’m reading non-fiction, I have a tendency to putContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: 9/30”

Lauren’s Autumn Reads

I’m currently struggling through a book I’m not thrilled with (it’s not quite to the ‘didn’t finish’ stage—I’m too far in), so I thought I would think positively and look toward the future: the books I want to read this fall. In my world, fall begins September 1st, though in everyone else’s it’s typically atContinue reading “Lauren’s Autumn Reads”