2016 Reading Challenge: Finished!

Well, I have finally reached my 44 book reading challenge goal in 2016.Next year, I'm thinking I'll go for a lower goal (I have some writing projects on the horizon, after all) but anyway, here is the list from number 34 to 4434. Lady of Devices (Magnificent Devices #1) by Shelley Adina. Fiction/Fantasy/Steampunk/YA/Historical Fiction/Victorian England. … Continue reading 2016 Reading Challenge: Finished!

33 Books Read!

Here we are at the almost three-quarter point of the year... and here I am with 33 books read!What are you reading?23. The Suffragette Scandal (Brothers Sinister #4) by Courtney Milan. Fiction/Historical Romance/Victorian England. 4 stars.24. Plastic Smile (Russell's Attic #4) by SL Huang. Fiction/Science Fiction/Action/Thriller. 4 stars.25. A Leaf on the Wind of All … Continue reading 33 Books Read!

22 Books Read

I am now halfway through my reading challenge goal for the year--just in time for the halfway point of the year :-)Here's what I've read since March, when I finished book 11:12. Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert. Non-fiction/Inspirational/Art/Writing. 4 stars.13. Never Let Me Go by Kazoo Ishiguro. Fiction/Science Fiction/Dystopian/Literary. 3 stars.14. … Continue reading 22 Books Read

11 Books Read

This year, for my Goodreads reading challenge, I am aiming for 44 books, so I'll be doing my lists in increments of 11. I just finished book 11 of the year five minutes ago (it was a hardcover, coffee table-type book...so not exactly a huge challenge to read), so here we go!Also, I'm actually writing … Continue reading 11 Books Read

Vera Brittain, Testament of Youth, and Letters From a Lost Generation

Letters From A Lost Generation: First World War Letters Of Vera Brittain And Four Friends: Roland Leighton, Edward Brittain, Victor Richardson, Geoffrey Thurlow by Mark BostridgeMy rating: 4 of 5 starsThis book gave me a terrible feeling in the belly in some places, because these letters, albeit edited, are the real words and thoughts of … Continue reading Vera Brittain, Testament of Youth, and Letters From a Lost Generation