Beat the Backlist

Beat the Backlist Update: February 2021

Good morning, everyone! February may have been a short month, but I had the opportunity to read a ton of great books! In my previous Beat the Backlist update, I mentioned that I had not selected book titles for this challenge in advance, but was giving myself some room for spontaneity in my book selections.… Continue reading Beat the Backlist Update: February 2021

Book Reviews · Horror · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Nine

Good morning, everyone! After all the snow and the ridiculously cold temperatures last week, it was really nice to have some slightly warmer weather this week. Forty degrees may not seem all that warm, but it's a big improvement over temperatures in the teens and single digits. Our snow hasn't completely melted yet, but most… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Nine

Readathon

Upcoming Readathon Announcement: March Mystery Madness 2021

It's hard to believe, but March is only a few short days away! If you enjoy participating in readathons, the month of March has quite a few to choose from. Whether you're looking to finish books you've already started, want to read books written in the 20th Century, enjoy specific genres, or like television/movie-themed readathons,… Continue reading Upcoming Readathon Announcement: March Mystery Madness 2021

Book Reviews · Fantasy · Horror · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Eight

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a wonderful weekend so far, and that you are continuing to stay healthy and warm. It's been an absolutely frigid week here, and we've gotten a significant amount of both snow and ice. Even with the heater running, I've spent most of the week wrapped up… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Eight

Book Reviews · Non-fiction

The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England

If I were to choose a favorite topic for my non-fiction reading, I would have a really hard time deciding between history and anthropology. As I've mentioned in previous posts, I find history fascinating, and I love learning about the societies and cultures of the past. My most recent non-fiction read was a great blend… Continue reading The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England

Book Reviews · Manga

Manga vs. Anime – Magic Knight Rayearth

A little over a week ago, I had the opportunity to participate in the Mini Manga Readathon portion of the Japanese Readathon. During this event, I had the chance to read several great manga series, including Magic Knight Rayearth and Magic Knight Rayearth II, which were both created by CLAMP. Magic Knight Rayearth is a… Continue reading Manga vs. Anime – Magic Knight Rayearth

Book Reviews · Comic Books

Venom by Daniel Way: The Complete Collection

Good morning, everyone! Yesterday was Venom-tine's Day, and I had a wonderful celebration! My brownie experiment (adding Reese's Peanut Butter Cups to a Ghiradelli brownie mix) turned out amazing, and I had a wonderful time re-watching the 2018 Venom movie. I also got to spend a little time playing LEGO Marvel Super Heroes on my… Continue reading Venom by Daniel Way: The Complete Collection