“Life does often get in the way of one's reading” Helen Simonson.
Sometimes, even when you think you’re excited to read a book, something holds you back. That's certainly the case with us for the following books.
Do you remember what books first captivated you? The ones that were your first along the road to becoming an avid reader or a book lover? We decided to take a look at some of the wonderful works that made us fall in love with reading. Each brings back such vivid memories, it was fun to think back on them.
“One grows up and then one grows old, and that’s it, from one day to the next, one’s forever angry with one’s mirror,” Christelle Dabos
As per usual, August was a pretty great month of reading! However, we’re looking forward to a fantasy-filled fall.
“The stormwall approached, the visible curtain of rain and wind at the advent of a highstorm. It was a massive wave of water, dirt, and rocks, hundreds of feet high, thousands upon thousands of windspren zipping before it.” ~Brandon Sanderson, The Way of Kings.
Since we had the Tropes We Hate post not too long ago, it only seems right that we should follow up with some of our favorites.