Class Update!

Guys. Guess what?! I attended the first session of my Youth Services class last night. I'm super stoked! I get to review a bunch of books for this class. I get to read Historical Fiction YA books and review them as actual assignments!! I'm gonna get started right now finding…

Mental Health Rep

April's Monthly Recommendations topic is Mental Health Rep. The official post suggests posting a list of books that have neuro-diverse characters (read: autistic). I will confer with my neuro-diverse kid to see what she thinks about this. Otherwise, it said to just post books that represent people with mental health…

Friday Reads 4/13/18

I have earned this weekend! This week was brutal for no particular reason. Well, teacher walkouts, but that only added minor stress to my days. Not enough sleep is a major factor as well as starting new classes. Who knows. I just know I'm exhausted! I need to do schoolwork…

On the Struggle Bus

Y'all. I don't know how much longer I can keep this up. I just want to read all the books. I am plodding through my book club book. I heard a podcast talk about it, and it kind of told what happens and I am now upset about it. Apparently…

Books I Loved, But Probably Won't Read Again

Today's Top Ten Tuesday post is Books I Loved But Won't Ever Read Again. I changed it to Probably won't read again because who's to say? Detroit: An American Autopsy by Charlie LeDuff - I thought this book was great. But there are so many other books about Detroit to…

First Quarter 2018 Wrap-Up

Since March is now over, it's time to wrap up the first quarter's reading! I read 12 books in the first 3 months of 2018. One of the books I read had one male author and one female author. I counted them both. I didn't read any fantasy this quarter.…