“Why the hell shouldn’t I run away with the circus?” ~ Sara Gruen, Water for Elephants
This week’s Top Ten Tuesday makes us feel like we’re going on a virtual shopping spree. The topic from That Arts Reader Girl is “Bookish Items/Merchandise I’d Like to Own.” Here’s our list: Indiana’s Five Lumio Wood Book Lamp I first saw these on a trip to Alaska and I’ve been obsessed ever since. When... Continue Reading →
No matter how much we read, it seems like we always have a list of books we can never get to. Thanks to That Artsy Reader Girl for another great Top Ten Tuesday idea.
This week’s Top Ten Tuesday by That Artsy Reader Girl was an easy one for us—we have a tendency to put ourselves through extremely long and dense tomes, and we love them.
We both have several favorite authors, and fortunately, we still have many of their books to read. This week’s list was a lot of fun to come up with.
"'Wayne's a little attached to that hat,' Waxillium said. 'He thinks it's lucky.'
Wayne: 'It is lucky. I ain't never died while wearing that hat.'" ~ Brandon Sanderson, Alloy of Law
"This was the common criminal pursuit of all contemporary humankind. Give my child an Ikea desk and twelve hours a day of sedentary typing. This will mean success for me, them, our family, our lineage." ~ Dave Eggers, Heroes of the Frontier
It was tough to narrow down our list for this installment of Top Ten Tuesday. There have been so many books we’ve read even in the last year or so that we thought we’d hate but loved, or that we were really hopeful for but hated. Thanks to That Artsy Reader girl for continuing on the Top Ten Tuesday tradition!