Category: Just for Fun

2018 End of Year Book Survey

Welcome to my Big Book Survey for 2018! Number Of Books You Read: 48 (goal of 48!) Number of Re-Reads: 7 Genre You Read Most: Literary Fiction Best Book You Read In 2018? So Big by Edna Ferber On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder Sometime…

Twenty-Four Things About Me

I thought I would have a little bit of fun today with a very old meme that used to go around the blogosphere. The concept is pretty simple, review the categories below and provide four responses that answer the question. It’s a bit of…

Top Ten Books on My Summer TBR Pile

With just two weeks left in the spring academic semester, I’ve been thinking ahead to the reading I would like to do this summer. I thought I would harken back to the good ol’ days of blogging, when the Top Ten Tuesday feature was…

Roof Beam Reader in Books

I saw this little meme at On Bookes (originally from Fictionophile) and thought it looked fun. I also realized it has been months and months since I’ve participated in a “meme,” so why not? The rules Spell out your blog’s name.  Find a book…

2017 End of Year Book Survey

Welcome to my Big Book Survey for 2017! Number Of Books You Read: 80 (goal of 75) Number of Re-Reads: 12  Genre You Read Most: Literary Fiction/Classics + LGBT Fiction Best Book You Read In 2017? The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas The…

My Life in Books (2017 Edition)

So, here’s a little year-end fun, because why not? I first completed this back in 2010 and thought I would bring it back as a sort of review of this year’s completed reading. The rules? Pretty simple: answer the questions with books you read…

Recommended Reading: Bending Boundaries

What is the heart and soul of literature? What is the purpose of a reading-driven life? I believe people who read a lot, and with variety, are uniquely placed to learn more about the world, its history and its people, and to become more…

Staircase Wit

A Writer and His Reading

ClassicsReader.com

Notes on Classic Literature and Life

The Evening Reader

Thoughts on books to read in your spare time...

Classical Carousel

~ a classic book conversation ~

The Happiness Nerd

Discussing Paths Towards Happiness

Babel Stories

Freaky Tales from Far and Wide

Brave Voices Magazine

We believe in being brave.

Nicholas Andriani

Writer - Naturalist - Folklore - Travel