I picked up A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi because I loved the Shatter Me series. I didn’t know that this one wasn’t fantasy when I checked it out from the library, but honestly, that didn’t matter. I’m always here for a good contemporary novel. Even one as heartbreaking as this one.
Hello Readers! Book Blogger Hop is hosted by Billy @ Coffee Addicted Writer. Here’s this week’s question What’s your favorite bookish accessory that’s NOT a book? from Angelica @ Paperback Princess. I don’t necessarily have a favorite, but since I do most of my reading right now with my ears, here’s my most-used bookish accessory … More Favorite Bookish Accessory | Book Blogger Hop
Happy Tuesday, readers! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday post, set for us by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl is top ten books with fewer than 2000 ratings on Goodreads. … More Ten Books Under 2000 Ratings
If you’re a library user, what do you love about your library? The Arrival by Shaun Tan Cicada by Shaun Tan A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahreh Mafi Lumberjanes Vols. 7 & 8 New Kid by Jerry Craft Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson Tight by Torrey Maldonado The Outsiders (audiobook) … More Library #BookHaul!
Happy Tuesday, readers. This week’s Top Ten Tuesday post set for us by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl is Top Ten Favorite Couples in Books. As I’m trying to be more open about my enjoyment of things fully, slice of life, or romantically inclined (and I’m not sure why I still have reticence about … More Top Ten Favorite Couples in Books
Hello readers! It’s time for another Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is ten upcoming releases I’m on the fence about. I’m not shy about what I’m excited about. I mean, On the Come Up by Angie Thomas came out today and no doubt I’ve picked … More Upcoming Releases I’m On the Fence About | Top Ten Tuesday
It’s the end of January, and I’m pleased to say that I’m keeping up with my reading resolutions (which I’m going to try to keep linking back to here just so I remember them myself). I read 18 books in January. Here’s the rundown. Picture Books Red: A Crayon’s Story by Michael Hall Spork by … More January 2019 Wrap Up
I’ve been adamantly against romance novels, professing they weren’t for me. I think it had more to do with not seeing myself represented in the romance novels that people were talking about. When my friend sent me the cover of Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole, I was immediately intrigued. I definitely read it … More Once Ghosted, Twice Shy | Sticky Note Reviews
This week’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl is 10 books I meant to get to in 2018. I cheated a little bit, and did 12 (and really, that was only because of the frame I used. Here’s what I didn’t get to, but still totally plan on getting to … More Books I Meant to Get to in 2018
One of my New Year’s reading resolutions is to read more picture books. I’ve been hunting for high quality multicultural picture books as well as picture books about adoption. So I consulted my friend, who is an adoptive parent, and I’ve spent some time on Colours of Us, which has a ton of multicultural picture … More Picture Book Haul!