Reading Challenge, Reading Tips, Uncategorized

12 Months of Books: July Suggestions

Hello, friends! Can you believe that it is July already? We are halfway through with 2018, which mean's we're also halfway through with the 2018 reading challenge. I've been fighting through some mental/creative blocks this summer, but I have been reading! I managed to finish seven books in June, which is a huge win for… Continue reading 12 Months of Books: July Suggestions

What I learned from Alexander Hamilton.
2016 Books, Book Lists, Book Reviews

What I Learned from Alexander Hamilton

Happy Fourth of July! As we celebrate American independence today, I thought I'd share my review of Ron Chernow's biography Alexander Hamilton. The hardcover version of Chernow's book is about 818 pages long. And those are about 818 reasons why I opted for the audiobook version--which clocks in at a whopping 36 hours and 2 minutes… Continue reading What I Learned from Alexander Hamilton

2016 Books, Book Reviews

When Books Went to War by Molly Guptill Manning

It's no secret that I am a book lover--just take a minute to glance around at some of the posts on the blog. As a dedicated bibliophile, I'm always looking for books about books--books that tell me more about why we love to read and why reading matters. When Books Went to War by Molly… Continue reading When Books Went to War by Molly Guptill Manning

Book Lists, Book Reviews, Reading Tips

Six Books for Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day! I hope you are all having a nice holiday--complete with burgers and barbecue and sunshine. I think it's important to stop on this holiday and think about those who have given their lives for our country, so today I've chosen six books about our troops to give you a chance to learn more about… Continue reading Six Books for Memorial Day