Eleven Classics in 2011: February Check-in

Another month has come and gone, so I’m checking in with the progress of my little self-imposed reading challenge. Can you believe it’s almost March already? I am disappointed to report that I didn’t read any classics this month. Review books simply overwhelmed me, along with my book club pick for the month, there wasContinue reading “Eleven Classics in 2011: February Check-in”

Eleven Classics in 2011: January Check-in

One month in 2011 is coming to a close and as promised, I’m checking in with the progress of my little self-imposed reading challenge. This month I was also participating in the L.M. Montgomery Reading Challenge which Carrie @ Reading To Know hosts annually every January. This was an excellent opportunity for me to readContinue reading “Eleven Classics in 2011: January Check-in”

I Read: Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery

Last week I finished reading Anne of Avonlea and was just about to start watching the corresponding film when Jean, a good bloggy friend of mine, warned me that the film combines books two and three. So even though I had just begun to read another book, I quickly set said book aside and returnedContinue reading “I Read: Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery”

I Read: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery

I just spent a selfish bit of time sitting on the couch reading the last 5% of Anne of Avonlea on my kindle while my children made occasional sad faces and complained of boredom, but mostly entertained themselves with fun toys and sibling antics. I think you all understand and agree that those last fewContinue reading “I Read: Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery”

Eleven Classics in 2011: Momma Challenges Herself to Read the Classics

Awhile back I talked about challenging myself to read more classics in 2011. Since then I’ve made a lot of lists, downloaded a lot of the free classics onto my Kindle and today I even got all dorktastic and made a button and stuffs! So if you want to read more classics in 2011, too,Continue reading “Eleven Classics in 2011: Momma Challenges Herself to Read the Classics”

Looking Ahead: Momma Challenges Herself To Read The Classics in 2011

I’ve mentioned here a few times that I am probably one of the worst read English Major Graduates of all-time. There are dozens of classics I’ve never read. Like it could make your head spin just to think – and often does make my husband’s head spin when the subject comes up and we findContinue reading “Looking Ahead: Momma Challenges Herself To Read The Classics in 2011”