//FLASHBACK FRIDAY…where I take a look back at my Readage from years past, and reflect upon my interests and reading-related memories…// 1 YEAR AGO, I was reading: The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins, 2015 VERDICT: ⊗ DID NOT LIKE THIS BOOK; IT WAS COMPLETELY OVERHYPED AND PRETTY LAME. IT WAS FULL OF DISGRACED CHARACTERS WITH… Continue reading Flashback Friday
//TBR THURSDAY…where I highlight some titles related to the book I’m currently reading (book of the week)…// This week’s current read is: Leah Remini’s “Troublemaker.” Let’s explore some related titles I’ve got on my TBR list: NOTE: most of the books on this list are intended to examine, define and expose the inner workings of… Continue reading TBR Thursday
//WORDSMITH WEDNESDAY…//where I excerpt from the book I’m reading/showcasing this week Excerpts from “Troublemaker” by Leah Remini, Ballantine books, © 2015 Since I left the Church of Scientology in 2013, I am often asked the question “How does someone like you get involved with an organization like Scientology?” Or some people may phrase it more… Continue reading Wordsmith Wednesday
//TASTY TUESDAY: where I spotlight this week’s book by pairing it with an appetizing food and drink recipe…// TROUBLEMAKER, by Leah Remini, Ballantine books, © 2015 I’m on page 58 of this memoir, and I am loving it! Remini recounts her thirty-plus year involvement with the Church of Scientology with honesty, humor, and well…”balls.” She exposes the… Continue reading Tasty Tuesday
//MAILBOX MONDAY: new releases on my radar, incoming, outgoing, currently reading, read, up next…// NEW RELEASES ON MY RADAR: new books I’m excited about LaRose, Louise Erdrich The Fireman, Joe Hill In the Country We Love: My Family Divided, Diane Guerrero INCOMING: new books at my library I’m excited about Happy People Read and Drink Coffee,… Continue reading Mailbox Monday
READATHON HOUR 2 MINI-CHALLENGE: OUR BOOKISH CHILDHOODS If you’re like me, you can’t remember what life was like before you learned how to read. (And you probably don’t want to.) We bookworms have been doing this so long it’s as natural as breathing. Some of us learned young, others learned later in life, but we… Continue reading Readathon Hour 2 Mini-Challenge: Our Bookish Childhoods
Hey guys, Just a quick update post to let you know that I will be participating in this year’s spring readathon (APRIL 23, 2016) in a major way! After handing in two rather disappointing attempts at readathon, I’m upping the ante this time and doing just about everything: READING, CO-MODERATING THE EVENT, HOSTING TWITTER PARTIES,… Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon 2016!