Come Book Shopping with Me at RiverRun Bookstore and Book & Bar

I had Monday afternoon off, so I decided to take myself book shopping in Portsmouth, NH! There are three bookstores there that I wanted to go to, but only two were open. I didn't take as many pictures as I usually would because both stores were incredibly crowded (it was a Monday--why were people not… Continue reading Come Book Shopping with Me at RiverRun Bookstore and Book & Bar

A Season in Middlemarch

Juliana over at the [blank] garden recently announced a readalong for George Eliot's Middlemarch, and I've decided to join in! Eliot and I have a complicated relationship. While I enjoyed The Mill on the Floss in high school and Romola this past semester, I struggled to get through Silas Marner and ultimately gave up on… Continue reading A Season in Middlemarch

What’s On My Never-Ending TBR 2020 Releases Edition

To go with last month's 2021 releases on my TBR, I thought we would take a look at the 2020 releases I still haven't gotten around to yet. I used a random number to pick these off the list. Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas I love a campus novel, especially one that falls into the… Continue reading What’s On My Never-Ending TBR 2020 Releases Edition

What’s On My Never-Ending TBR 2021 Releases Edition

I thought it would be fun to talk about the books on my TBR that came out or are coming out this year. To switch things up so I'm not constantly saying, "This has been sitting on my list for years." I used a random number to pick these off the list. The Gilded Girl… Continue reading What’s On My Never-Ending TBR 2021 Releases Edition

A Bookish Easter, 2021

Easter was a few weeks ago, and every holiday in my family is a book-giving occasion. Usually my parents get me one book and some candy. But since I asked them not to buy me candy this year, my mom decided to get me multiple books instead. And then they also ended up getting me… Continue reading A Bookish Easter, 2021