The Librarian Made Me Do It: Ten Book Recommendations

Like most book lovers, I have an ongoing relationship with my local library. It’s not uncommon for me to drop in multiple times a week, depending on my reading mood. Because I read so much, I’m always on the lookout for new book recommendations—really, from anyone. However, when librarians—those wonderful information-focused individuals—offer up suggestions, IContinue reading “The Librarian Made Me Do It: Ten Book Recommendations”

Hidden Gems: Ten Middle Grade Novels With Fewer Than 1,000 Goodreads Ratings

Over one million new books are published every year—a number that continues to grow with the steady rise of self-publishing. With so many new works to choose from, it makes sense that one or two—or nine hundred ninety-nine thousand—will escape the attention of the average reader.

Bed, Breakfast, and a Little Murder: Ten Mysteries

Choosing a cozy series can be hard simply because there are so many of them—where do you start? One of the easiest ways to settle on one is to find one in a niche you enjoy. Most series latch onto a hook for their detectives—a job, a holiday, a theme—that’s heavily represented and directs manyContinue reading “Bed, Breakfast, and a Little Murder: Ten Mysteries”

Spring Reading: Eleven Books from My TBR Pile

I’m not one for making a reading schedule, mostly because my to-be-read pile always has plenty to choose from. And though it seems as if March has lasted approximately twenty years so far, spring is well and truly right around the corner. So with a new season coming up and so much at my disposal,Continue reading “Spring Reading: Eleven Books from My TBR Pile”

Tweet Tweet: Ten Authors to Follow on Twitter

I don’t fully utilize a lot of social media. My Instagram sits mostly vacant, two lone photos waiting for my return. My Facebook does a lot of unsavory things with my data only so I can remember people’s birthdays. But Twitter? Quick bursts of information mixed with ample misunderstandings? That’s something I can get behind.

One Singular Sensation: Ten Single-Word Titles

Today marks another round of Top Ten Tuesday. It’s a feature hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl, who provides basic instructions each week for creating a bookish list. So if you’re looking to get in on the list-making action, be sure to check out her blog for future prompts as well as linksContinue reading “One Singular Sensation: Ten Single-Word Titles”

Like and Subscribe: Ten Characters I’d Follow on Social Media

Today marks another round of Top Ten Tuesday. It’s a feature hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl, who provides basic instructions each week for creating a bookish list. So if you’re looking to get in on the list-making action, be sure to check out her blog for future prompts as well as linksContinue reading “Like and Subscribe: Ten Characters I’d Follow on Social Media”

Bottoms Up: Ten Book Hangovers

I’ve seen so many great people participating in Top Ten Tuesday that I thought it was time to try it out for myself. It’s a feature hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl, who provides basic instructions each week for creating a bookish list. So if you’re looking to get in on the list-makingContinue reading “Bottoms Up: Ten Book Hangovers”

A Love-ly List: Ten Books

I’ve seen so many great people participating in Top Ten Tuesday that I thought it was time to try it out for myself. It’s a feature hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl, who provides basic instructions each week for creating a bookish list. So if you’re looking to get in on the list-makingContinue reading “A Love-ly List: Ten Books”

Stacking the TBR Pile: Ten Future Five-Star Reads

I’ve seen so many great people participating in Top Ten Tuesday that I thought it was time to try it out for myself. It’s a feature hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl, who provides basic instructions each week for creating a bookish list. So if you’re looking to get in on the list-makingContinue reading “Stacking the TBR Pile: Ten Future Five-Star Reads”