Birthday Post: Favorite Books of All Time

Today, I turn 35 years old. It’s kind of hard to believe that I am halfway through my 30s but I don’t feel any different, only much wiser and more aware about the world around me, a vast comparison to my teenage years and my twenties. I think that have the various books that I’ve read over the years to thank for that new outlook. So as I look back on my years (but also look to the future), I wanted to take the time to list my top 20 books of all time.

This is completely different from the post I wrote when I started this blog, but I think as you grow older, things change and how you view the world goes along with it, the good and the bad. It would be nice to see how this list will change in 5 or 10 years time but it is so nice to reflect on how these books made such a powerful impact on my life and still do this day. So here we go, my top 20 favorite books of all time:

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Cup of Tea’s Best Books of 2021: Fiction, Poetry and Other Nonfiction Books

Welcome to the Cup of Tea’s Best Books of the Year, where I list the best of the best books I read this year.

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Cup of Tea’s Best Books of 2021: Favorite Audiobook Listens

Welcome to the Cup of Tea’s Best Books of the Year, where I list the best of the best books I read this year.

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Laura Bates Talk Now Online

Didn’t manage to make the author talk I conducted with Laura Bates? Don’t worry! The full discussion is now online. It was such an honor to talk to her! After reading so many of her books and listening to her interviews, it was just so exciting to talk to her one one one. And what an insightful conversation it was!

Watch Below!

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Book Subscriptions for the Book Lover In Your Life

It’s the start of the holiday season and with supply chain issues plaguing the world, finding that great Christmas gift may be hard to find. Well, I am here to tell you that there are other ways to get that special book lover in your life that great gift without having to scamper from store to store and encountering an abundance of empty shelves.

Book subscription services are becoming very popular and are a great way for a readers to get a sample of the books that are out there. It allows bookworms a huge amount of choices and a surprise every month. What more can a book lover ask for? So if are trying to figure out that last minute Christmas gift, why not take a look at these book subscription services?

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Books to Read This Month: September Edition

Fall is finally here! Well, the official start of autumn begins in a couple of weeks but the beginning of September is an exciting month! The weather starts dropping to those cooler temperatures, the leaves start changing to those beautiful, vibrant colors and we are hit with exciting new releases that are perfect to jumpstart your fall reading! This month we have a slew of exciting new releases, including the highly anticipated novel by Sally Rooney to a much talked about literary novel by Natasha Brown, these books will definitely get you excited about Fall 2021!

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Book Review: Madam by Phoebe Wynne

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 352 pages

Published: May 18, 2021

Publisher: Scribner

Genre: Mystery & Thriller, Gothic, Feminism

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