Let the Spooky Times Roll!

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a wonderful day so far! Today is the first day of October, which means we're getting close to one of my favorite holidays, Halloween! Earlier this morning, I took a little bit of time to decorate my home for Halloween. It took considerably less time than…

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 – Completed!

As of today, September 28th, I have officially completed the 2020 POPSUGAR Reading Challenge! I've had the opportunity to read some great books this year, and I feel very satisfied with my Reading Challenge experience. While there were a couple of times when I found myself needing to take breaks from the Reading Challenge, I…

Banned Books Week 2020

Banned Books Week has officially begun! This week on The Unapologetic Bookworm, we're going to be focusing on the topic of censorship, as well as the importance of reading banned books. "Banning books gives us silence when we need speech. It closes our ears when we need to listen. It makes us blind when we…

Book vs. Movies – The Hobbit

Good morning, everyone! A very happy Hobbit Day to you all! In the world of J.R.R. Tolkien's novels, today is the shared birthday of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, which makes today a great opportunity to celebrate all things Tolkien-related. Personally, I am planning to celebrate by going about barefoot for the whole day (as a…

Talk Like A Pirate Day 2020

Argh! It do be Talk Like A Pirate Day, mateys! Okay, that's quite enough of that, but the statement still stands. Today is Talk Like A Pirate Day, which makes this a perfect time to discuss books about pirates. It's really not surprising that people find pirates fascinating. Not only are they part of world…

Fangs

September has been a great month for new book releases, and I have to confess that I may have gone a little overboard on my pre-orders. While some of the books I've ordered have not yet been released, one of the books I was most excited for has already arrived. That book is Sarah Andersen's…

National Live Creative Day

When you think of the word "creativity," what types of activities do you picture? Many of us tend to think of creativity in relation to things such as art, music, writing, drama, or dance. But these are only some of the areas in which we can express ourselves creatively. Whether it is in the form…