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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Seven

Good morning, everyone! Happy July 4th to those of you celebrating Independence Day in the United States! I hope that you are having a fun, safe holiday weekend. Because I know that this is a time when many people normally plan to gather for cookouts, parties, and fireworks displays, I really want to encourage everyone… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Seven

Book Reviews · Fantasy · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge · Science Fiction · Western · Young Adult

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Six

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a wonderful weekend so far, and that you are continuing to stay healthy. As businesses continue to reopen across the U.S., Covid-19 cases have been increasing dramatically. I'd really like to encourage everyone to continue to follow the social distancing guidelines recommended by the CDC and… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Six

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Favorite New Book Release of 2020: Network Effect

This week, I finally had the opportunity to read Network Effect, by Martha Wells. This is the fifth book (and first full-length novel) of The Murderbot Diaries series. If you've been following The Unapologetic Bookworm for a while, you already know that I have completely fallen in love with this series, so it won't surprise… Continue reading Favorite New Book Release of 2020: Network Effect

Book Reviews · Horror · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge · Science Fiction · Young Adult

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-One

Happy Memorial Day weekend, everyone! I hope that you've had a wonderful week so far, and that you are continuing to stay healthy. As many of you know, my grandmother suffered a fall a few weeks ago and has been receiving hospice care at the retirement home where she lives. This week, I am excited… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-One

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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Ten

In last week's POPSUGAR Reading Challenge update, I concluded my post by mentioning that I was going to be focusing on a more ambitious Reading Challenge goal. Specifically, I wanted to spend this week completing some of the challenge prompts related to specific elements found on book covers. I also wanted to make it to… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Ten

Book Reviews · Memoirs · Non-fiction · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge · Science Fiction

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Nine

Where has February gone? It's hard for me to believe that tomorrow will be March 1st. This past week has gone extremely fast, with a lot of busy (but good) activity. My grandmother was released from the hospital early Sunday afternoon, and is settling back in at home with support from family and her new… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Nine

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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Eight

In last week's POPSUGAR Reading Challenge update, I mentioned that I was anticipating a very busy week. Those words turned out to be even more accurate than I could have predicted. Last Saturday evening, my grandmother was admitted to the hospital after a fall caused a burst fracture in one of her vertebrae. She underwent… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Eight

Book Reviews · Mystery · POPSUGAR Reading Challenge · Science Fiction · Young Adult

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Seven

It's officially the end of Week Seven of the POPSUGAR Reading Challenge! How is your reading coming along so far? I started the week by finishing a great cozy mystery, and then spent the rest of the week reading science fiction titles and comic book collections. A book that passes the Bechdel test... The first… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Seven