First Book of 2019: The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

Hi! Long time no talk! It's actually only been two weeks which is wild because I feel like a lot happened in that last half of January. But I have very exciting news, I finished book #1 of 2019! It was The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton, and I cannot even begin to describe how much I loved it. Saying … Continue reading First Book of 2019: The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

A Fairytale, An Amazing Story, & A Sad One

I finished three more books! The theme of this trio was "books that start with A" (I can't be creative all of the time). Book #45 was After Alice by Gregory Maguire (the fairytale); book #46 was Atonement by Ian McEwan (an absolutely amazing one); book #47 was called Angels by Denis Johnson (the sad one). Honestly, I want to talk about Atonement for this entire post, because that … Continue reading A Fairytale, An Amazing Story, & A Sad One

Three Books…

One that I worried was ruined for me by being over-hyped, one that isn't out until August, and one that was short, quick, and clever. So, in that order, book #17 was All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr; book #18 was The Hating Game by Sally Thorne; and book #19 was Read Bottom Up co-written by Neel Shah and Skye Chatham. In defense of my worrying about AtLWCS being … Continue reading Three Books…