“Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they’re supposed to help you discover who you are.”

– Bernice Johnson Reagon


15-Day Book Blogger Challenge

Day 1: 15 Book-Related Book Confessions. 07.11.2013

Day 2: My Bedtime Reading Ritual. 07.12.2013

Day 3: My Book Blogging BFF’s. 07.15.2013

Day 4: A Book I’ve Flung Across the Room. 07.16.2013

Day 5: My Recommendation of a Tear-Jerker. 07.17.2013

Day 6: How I Shop for Books. 07.18.2013

Day 7: My Blogging Quirks. 07.22.2013

Day 8: Things that Appeal to Me on Blogs. 07.23.2013

Day 9: Why I Blog About Books. 07.24.2013

Day 10: How I Choose What to Read Next. 07.24.2013

Day 11: Five of My Best Blog Posts. 07.25.2013

Day 12: How I Fight Blogger Fatigue. 07.26.2013

Day 13: One Underappreciated Book that Everyone Should Read. 07.29.2013

Day 14: My Deal Breakers. 07.30.2013

Day 15: My Book-Blogging Mentors. 07.31.2013


2013 TBR Pile Reading Challenge


100+ Books in a Year Challenge (2012)

1. The Virgin Cure by Ami McKay

2. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

3. The Cat’s Table by Michael Ondaatje

4. Half-Blood Blues by Esi Eduguyan

5. The Antagonist by Lynn Coady

6. This Will Be Difficult to Explain and Other Stories by Johanne Skibsrud

7. Karma by Cathy Ostlere

8. The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind by Meg Medina

9. The Bellwether Revivals by Benjamin Wood

10. Why Men Lie by Linden McIntyre

11. The Future of Us by Jay Asher et al.

12. Alone in the Classroom by Elizabeth Hay

13. The Rest Is Silence by Scott Fotheringham

14. The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong

15. Please Look After Mom by Kyung-Sook Shin

16. The Headmaster’s Wager by Vincent Lam

17. I Am Forbidden by Anouk Markovits

18. The Dead Are More Visible by Steven Heighton

19. The Deleted World by  Tomas Transtromer

20. Inside by Alix Ohlin

21. Every Day, Every Hour by Natasa Dragnic

22. Thirst by Shree Ghatage

23. 666 Park Avenue by  Gabriella Pierce

24. Strange Heaven by Lynn Coady

25. Vital Signs by Tessa McWatt

26. The Neruda Case by Roberto Ampuero

27. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce

28. The Red House by Mark Haddon

29. The Emperor of Paris by C.S. Richardson

30. The Blondes by Emily Schultz

31. Sweet Jesus by Christine Pountney

32. The Sweet Girl by Annabel Lyon

33. Sworn Secret by Amanda Jennings

34. Through the Glass by Shannon Moroney

35. The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom

36. Tell It to the Trees by Anita Rau Badami

37. The Dark Glamour by Gabriella Pierce

38. Highly Inappropriate Tales for Young People by Douglas Coupland

39. When Grandparents Divorce by Katie Saint

40. Ella the Pink Elephant by Doris Rueger

41. The Vampire Shrink by Lynda Hilburn

42. The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe

43. Love and Other Perishable Items by Laura Buzo

44. Monsieur by Emma Becker

45. Born Weird by Andrew Kaufman

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