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.…

Friday Reads 4/6/18

Here we go. The next two months are absolutely insane around here. Let's do this! Reading this week: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden - This is the April book club book and I am super stoked to get to it! It has a beautiful cover and I've…