Books Not Set in the West

Yesterday's Top 5 Wednesday Topic was Best Books Not Set in the Western World. I managed to miss it yesterday, but I'm catching up today. So books not set in the west. Let's see what I can come up with. Firstly, what constitutes the Western World? I have to look…

Library Update 7/20/17

It is time, once again, for the library update. This is where I tell you what I have checked out and what I have on hold on my library account. Checked out to my account, I have 2 books on Tolkien that I checked out for my son to read…

24in48 Readathon TBR

I worked really hard and finished next week's school work a week early. I did that so I could participate in this readathon. The idea behind this readathon is to read for 24 of the 48 hours between Saturday and Sunday. I still have some chores to do, but I…

Auto-Read Authors

I have joined a new group on Goodreads. It is called Monthly Recommendations and basically it is a group that gives you a topic for each month. July's topic is Auto-Read Authors. This refers to authors whose work you plan to read as soon as you can get your hands…

Currently Reading

I had a small breakthrough today. Hooray! I finished all my school work for the week last night. Then, I realized that I needed to get next week's work done early so I could do the 24 in 48 readathon next weekend. So today, I did all the reading for…

Favorite Genres

I don't know if you know this about me, but I listen to a lot of bookish podcasts. I love to listen to people talk about books. I even talk back, even though no one can hear me. Recently, I've noticed people on various podcasts talking about their favorite genres.…