Favorite Books of 2018

Reading has slowed down significantly as the holiday season arrived.  Plus, I've been spending a good portion of my time in November putting together furniture.  Still, I thought it would be fun to look back over the books that received five stars.  I definitely saw some trends that I thought I would share with you. … Continue reading Favorite Books of 2018

The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding: A Review

The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding by Alexandra Bracken My rating: 4 of 5 stars I thought this would be the best book to delve into around Halloween, but because of my current energy levels, I read it throughout the month of November. The basic story is about a boy named Prosper Redding. He comes… Continue reading The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding: A Review

The Ready-Made Thief: A Review

The Ready-Made Thief by Augustus Rose by Augustus Rose My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book reminded me a lot of the DaVinci Code series. It surrounded the works of an artist and the connection to the physical and metaphysical. But instead of religion being the metaphysical part, it was alchemy. The story follows… Continue reading The Ready-Made Thief: A Review

Best Of Me Book Review

This month I read “Best of Me” by Nicholas Sparks.  I don’t really read a lot of Sparks.  The stories tend to follow the same formula, however Sparks said that this book was a little different.  I got this book for Christmas, so I thought why not find out if it’s different or not. The… Continue reading Best Of Me Book Review