Books To Help Win Your Reading Challenge

The year is fast approaching and if you are like me, you probably noticed that you have only a couple of weeks to reach your 2017 Reading Challenge Goal (I am 26 books behind of my 100 books reading goal). Whether you are using Goodreads Reading Challenge or a challenge you set for yourself, don’t worryContinue reading “Books To Help Win Your Reading Challenge”

Top Ten Tuesday: Unique Books to Add To Your List1

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. This week’s post is: Top Ten Of The Most Unique Books I’ve Read (topic originally done 4/14) Some variations: top ten unique sounding books on my TBR, top ten most unique books I’ve read in X genre, etc All books are unique butContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Unique Books to Add To Your List1”

Book Review: A Pair of Silk Stockings by Kate Chopin

Format:  Paperback Pages: 56 pages Published: February 26, 2015 Publisher: Penguin Classics Genre: Fiction, Short Stories, Classics       Synopsis: A short story by Kate Chopin. The story takes place in an unnamed city–a city large enough to have a department store, a fashionable restaurant, a theater, and a cable car–probably in the early 1890s. Kate Chopin was aContinue reading “Book Review: A Pair of Silk Stockings by Kate Chopin”

Book Review: Matilda by Mary Shelley

Format:  Paperback Pages: 110 pages Published: March 3, 2016 (first published 1819) Publisher: Penguin Little Black Classics Genre: Classics, Fiction Synopsis: Mary Shelley’s dark story of a bereaved man’s disturbing passion for his daughter was suppressed by her own father, and not published for over a century. The only book I read from Mary Shelley was Frankenstein. So whenContinue reading “Book Review: Matilda by Mary Shelley”

Book Review: The Night is Darkening Around Me by Emily Bronte

Format:  Paperback Pages: 55 pages Published: February 26, 2015 Publisher: Penguin Little Black Classics Genre: Poetry When I first heard that Penguin was releasing Little Black Classics, I was disappointed they would not be available. So when I made my trip across the pond and saw them in a bookstore, I grabbed the opportunity to grab as manyContinue reading “Book Review: The Night is Darkening Around Me by Emily Bronte”