This week, The Broke and the Bookish ask bloggers to list their Top 10 Favorite Covers, so today I will be breaking the age-old rule and judging a book by its cover. Since The Broke and the Bookish encourage everyone to be as specific (or general) as they wish when making their lists, I will be posting my favorite book covers from 2011. Why not 2012? Simply because the year has barely begun! There are already dozens of gorgeous 2012 book […]
Category: Literary Lists
I was introduced to The Broke and the Bookish’s ‘Top Ten Tuesday’ meme last week by Jillian over at A Room of One’s Own. It seems like a fun little weekly segment to do! I know it’s not technically Tuesday anymore, but it’s been a busy day and it still counts if I haven’t gone to bed yet, right? This week bloggers are asked to list the top ten books they would save if their homes were to be abducted by aliens, […]
At 21 years old, I am incredibly lucky to have had a wide range of travel experiences. I’m from an adventurous family; I lived in Australia from ages two to five (military kid), road-tripped from Boston to Montana and Wyoming at nine, and spent two weeks riding an RV around Alaska at thirteen. I enjoyed these trips, but in a passive way. I wasn’t really involved in them; I was just along for the ride, following my parents. I discovered […]
Okay, this list is coming a bit late, seeing as it’s the end of January and most lists of the sort were posted a month ago. But I’m just getting this blog up and running again, so bear with me! Reading through some “most anticipated books for 2012” lists, I’ve gotten pretty excited about this year’s literary offerings. There are (what seem to be) some pretty kick-ass novels (and a few non-fiction works) being published this year!