March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

March goal: For March, I’ll set a goal of 3 books again. What I read:  Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race—Margot Lee ShetterlyAudiobook narrated by the author4* (Mar 7)ReviewA Beautifully Foolish...
March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

February ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

February goal: February is a short month, so I’ll set a goal of 3 books. What I read:  Labyrinth of the Spirits (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books #4)—Carlos Ruiz Zafón4.5* (Feb 18)ReviewThe Answer Is…—Alex TrebekAudiobook narrated by Trebek and Ken...
March ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

January ’21 Reading Wrap-Up

January goal: My January goal is tentatively 3 books. What I read:  Zen and the Art of Happiness—Chris Prentiss5* (Jan 1)ReviewLeave the World Behind—Rumaan Alam4* (Jan 6)ReviewBecoming—Michelle Obama5* (Jan 20)ReviewThe Prisoner of Heaven (The Cemetery of...
December Reading Wrap-Up

December Reading Wrap-Up

December goal: No choice in this month’s reading goal: either I read 6 or I miss my target. What I read:  The Fire Next Time—James Baldwin4* (Dec 6)ReviewThe Little Prince—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry4* (Dec 10)ReviewThe Velveteen Rabbit—Margery Williams...
December Reading Wrap-Up

November Reading Wrap-Up

November goal: November’s goal is 4 books—otherwise, I won’t make my annual goal. Yeah, about that… What I read:  Pretty Things—Janelle Brown4* (Nov 18)ReviewHaunted Mansion: Imagineering a Disney Classic—Jason Surrell5* (Nov 21)ReviewThe Ten...
Poe-tober 2020 Report

Poe-tober 2020 Report

It was hard to “celebrate” Poe-tober this year. “Creepy and dark” has been 2020’s entire mood, so it didn’t feel like much of an escape. In-person events didn’t happen and my heart wasn’t in it. But, still, here’s...