About the Book: Title: My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows Genre: YA / Historical Fiction / Retelling Page Count: 452 (hardcover edition) Here's the blurb from goodreads.com: "You may think you know the story. After a miserable childhood, penniless orphan Jane Eyre embarks on a new life as a governess … Continue reading Book Review: My Plain Jane (The Lady Janies #2)
Who are your favorite authors? The ones whose books you find yourself recommending over and over? The ones you would pre-order a new release from immediately (like in a universe where money isn't a consideration) and maybe count down the days until said release. As part of her 2018 reading challenge , Anne Bogel is talking about … Continue reading Who are your favorite authors?
Another bookish tag, Jen? I know, I know - but this one is all about Harry Potter which has been the backdrop to our lives this summer and I couldn't resist joining in the fun. I saw this tag at A Redhead's Rambling - a fellow Hufflepuff and book blogger that you probably need in … Continue reading the Harry Potter tag.
I have a few minutes to kill before I need to start making dinner and participating in a book tag sounds like more fun than cleaning, so let's dig into this Getting To Know You tag that I spotted at Bionic Bookworm. This one is a bookish tag that should give you a good peek … Continue reading the “get to know ya” book tag.
Guys, I have been reading like crazy this month! At least compared to my typical reading habits this year of finishing roughly 1.5 books a month, July has been insane. Book snobs might comment that perhaps this is because I've pretty much only read YA / Middle Reader books this month. This is true. But … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading Lately | July 2018
Now that the kids are home for summer vacation, I don't have as much time to binge watch my fave grown up-ish shows like The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Handmaid's Tale, or Glow. Apparently they have their own agenda for screen time that doesn't include going away so mommy can watch tv all afternoon. Rude. … Continue reading 5 TV Shows To Binge Watch With Your Kids This Summer
You know when your kid brings a book to you for story time and you have never seen it before in your life and have no earthly idea where it came from and they're like, "Duh mom, we've had this forever." Maybe this is a sign that I have #bookworm problems or that my brain … Continue reading Read Aloud Book Rec: Little Red Gliding Hood by Tara Lazar
I lifted this tag from Shanah at Bionic Book Worm. Like a thief in the night. A cat burglar on the prowl. She never saw it coming. You should have seen the other guy. Okay, I'll stop now. We're now more than halfway through the year and I'm taking a look at my reading habits … Continue reading The Mid Year Freak Out Tag! [a book tag]
It's another rainy summer morning so we're hiding inside with our library books and I figured this was a good time to participate in the What's On My Bookshelf tag that I saw at Rachael's blog, Beach Bookworm. She didn't technically tag me, but then she wrote those magic words: "If I didn’t tag you, and … Continue reading the [What’s On My Bookshelf] tag.