Read-A-Thons · Reading

O.W.L.s 2020

Since the 2020 O.W.L. exams (hosted by G at the Magical Readathon / Book Roast) run from April 1 - 30, I thought I should post my planned career path and TBR! I decided to aim for the Wizarding career of Librarian. Partly because I considered becoming a Muggle librarian for a little while, and… Continue reading O.W.L.s 2020

On My Bookshelf · Sunday Sundry · Update

Update ~ Winter 2019/2020 TBR

A while back, I did a Top Ten Tuesday post with my Winter TBR list. Now, since we're past the official end of winter, I'm curious to see how well I did on sticking to that list! (Spoiler: I did REALLY well with my TBR this winter!) Books on my Winter TBR If I've finished… Continue reading Update ~ Winter 2019/2020 TBR

Friday Reads · On My Bookshelf · Reading · Reviews

Friday Reads: A Hat Full of Sky

A Hat Full of Sky (Discworld #32 / Tiffany Aching #2) by Terry Pratchett (YA fantasy) Summary: Tiffany Aching is ready to begin her apprenticeship in magic. She expects spells and magic—not chores and ill-tempered nanny goats! Surely there must be more to witchcraft than this! What Tiffany doesn't know is that an insidious, disembodied… Continue reading Friday Reads: A Hat Full of Sky

Read-A-Thons · Reading

#YARC 2020 ~ Year of the Asian Reading Challenge

I know, I know, I really wasn't planning on joining any more year-long reading challenges. But! This one fits in with what I'm planning to read anyway, and is a low-pressure challenge, and it is so cute! Look at the art! Adorable! (Note: all of the art is drawn by the lovely CW @ The… Continue reading #YARC 2020 ~ Year of the Asian Reading Challenge

Friday Reads · On My Bookshelf · Reading · Reviews

Friday Reads: Ten Women

Ten Women by Marcela Serrano translated by Beth Fowler (fiction) Summary: Nine Chilean women from vastly different backgrounds have been brought together by their beloved therapist, Natasha, to talk about their lives and help each other heal. From a teenage computer whiz confronting her sexual identity, to a middle-aged recluse who prefers the company of… Continue reading Friday Reads: Ten Women

On My Bookshelf · Reading · Reviews

Reading Wrap-Up: February 2020

I've made some more changes to this wrap-up, because what is life except constant change? I wanted a way to track the readathons and challenges I was doing without having to always write a full wrap-up post. (Sometimes I will still do a whole post dedicated to a challenge wrap-up. But not always.) I think… Continue reading Reading Wrap-Up: February 2020

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Friday Reads: Death By Dumpling

Death By Dumpling (Noodle Shop Mystery #1) by Vivien Chien (cozy mystery) Summary: Welcome to the Ho-Lee Noodle House, where the Chinese food is to die for. . . The last place Lana Lee thought she would ever end up is back at her family’s restaurant. But after a brutal break-up and a dramatic workplace… Continue reading Friday Reads: Death By Dumpling

Friday Reads · On My Bookshelf · Reading · Reviews

Friday Reads: The Invisible Library

The Invisible Library (The Invisible Library #1) by Genevieve Cogman (fantasy) Summary: One thing any Librarian will tell you: the truth is much stranger than fiction... Irene is a professional spy for the mysterious Library, a shadowy organization that collects important works of fiction from all of the different realities. Most recently, she and her… Continue reading Friday Reads: The Invisible Library