The Home Library Project, Part Two: Getting to Work

Good evening, everyone! I hope that you're having a wonderful day! Today, my home library reorganization project officially got underway. The project is going pretty well so far. I ended up having a much slower start to my day than I originally anticipated, so I wasn't able to begin working in my library/office space until…

The Dark Tower

When it comes to watching movie adaptations, do you try to read the book first? Usually I prefer to read the book prior to seeing its movie adaptation, but there are times when a movie just looks so good that I don't want to wait until I've read the book...particularly if the movie in question…

Comic Book vs. Movie – Aliens vs. Predator

As I've mentioned in previous posts, I had a wonderful time participating in the Dewey's 24 Hour Reverse Readathon on August 7th and 8th. I had the opportunity to read a lot of great books, and I've enjoyed sharing them with you during the past couple of weeks. If you missed out on any of…

A Sad Announcement

As many of you already know, my grandmother suffered two falls earlier this year. Her first fall was back in February and resulted in a burst fracture in one of her vertebrae. She was able to have that fracture fixed surgically, but fell a second time at the beginning of May. The second fall left…

Defy or Defend

The Reverse Readathon took place more than a week ago, but I'm still thinking about all of the amazing books that I had the opportunity to read. One of my favorites was the fourth book I read during the challenge, Defy or Defend, by Gail Carriger. Defy or Defend tells the story of "fixer" Dimity…