While it’s been a turbulent year, we’ve discovered some great books that have both comforted and confronted us.
This week’s topic is books on our winter TBR—a list that is subject to change after the holidays. Thanks to That Artsy Reader Girl for another great Top Ten Tuesday! Indiana’s Five The Midnight Library by Matt Haig I’ve had my eye on this one for a while and seeing as it recently won the Goodreads... Continue Reading →
This week’s topic is books we wish we could read for the first time again. There’s something magical about that moment when you realize you’re reading what will become one of your favorite books, and it would be amazing to re-experience that feeling.
November was dominated by Rhythm of War for both of us, but it’s still been a great month of reading. And we have lots on our plates going into the holidays!
The sky was black as midnight, only without stars. The sun seemed too distant, too frail to properly lite the place, though he wasn't in darkness. ~Brandon Sanderson, Rhythm of War
“You will always struggle with not feeling productive until you accept that your own joy can be something you produce. It is not the only thing you will make, nor should it be, but it is something valuable and beautiful.” ~ Hank Greene, A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor
“How did I escape? With difficulty. How did I plan this moment? With pleasure.” ~ Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo
“The future, she thought, could not be predicted, and the shape of things could not be divined. To think otherwise was absurd. But they were young that morning, and they could cling to hope. Hope that the world could be remade, kinder and sweeter.” ~ Silvia Moreno-Garcia
We had a ton of fun doing part-by-part reviews of the third entry in The Stormlight Archive, and we look forward to continuing that tradition this year