"The briefest and slipperiest of the seasons, the one that won't be held to account - because summer won't be held at all, except in bits, fragments, moments, flashes of memory of so-called or imagined perfect summers, summers that never existed." ~ Ali Smith
Top Ten Tuesday: Books We Read in One Sitting
This was a fun topic that had us rifling through our shelves for some of our most memorable reads both old and new. Thanks to That Artsy Reader Girl for the Top Ten Tuesday topic!
Top Ten Tuesday: Reasons We Love Reading
This week’s topic comes naturally to us.
We may not have gotten to every book on our TBR but this was a fantastic month of reading for us. We discovered some great fantasy series and have slowly but surely have been making our way through some others. Here’s a look at what books we got to and which we’re hoping to tackle in July.
Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Releases of the Second Half of 2021
Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Releases of the Second Half of 2021 Since we both plotted out our year of reading in advance, this was an easy topic. Thanks to That Artsy Reader Girl for another great Top Ten Tuesday! Pete’s Three Witch Hat Atelier vol. 8 by Kamome Shirahama - September 8th This manga... Continue Reading →
Top Ten Tuesday: Books on our Summer 2021 TBR
Life has been pretty hectic over the last few weeks so we haven’t had much of a chance to write reviews or posts of any kind. But we’re trying to get back into the swing of things now!
As life has gotten semi-back to normal, our reading time has taken a dive. So we didn’t get to all the books on our list last month but we’re grateful just to finally be able to hang out with loved ones again. With that in mind, we’re keeping our expectations for June a bit lighter than usual.
Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Are Complete Sentences
This one was surprisingly tricky to come up with!
Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Nature on the Cover
This week’s topic had us searching through our shelves to find a mix of old favorites. Most of these feature landscapes of one kind or another, though we’ve thrown in a few with dolphins and hawks for good measure.
Review: The Cruel Prince
“What could I become if I stopped worrying about death, about pain, about anything? If I stopped trying to belong? Instead of being afraid, I could become something to fear.” ~ Holly Black