Review| Sadie by Courtney Summers

SADIE Author: Courtney Summers Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary, thriller Release date: September 4, 2018 Publisher: Wednesday Books Page count: 311 Sadie has lived a turbulent life as a casualty of her mother’s alcoholism and neglect. Her one solace has been loving and caring for her younger sister Mattie. When Mattie is found brutally murdered, Sadie sees only one option: kill […]

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TBR Lows & Highs | October 18, 2018

TBR Highs & Lows is a meme hosted by Destiny at Howling Libraries (one of my favorite book blogs!), where bloggers feature the books at the bottom of their TBRs (the “lows”) and highlight new additions to the list (the “highs”). Visit Howling Libraries for more info if you’re interested in participating! Here’s some of the books at […]

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Top Ten Tuesday |Bookstores & Libraries I’ve always wanted to visit

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, where book bloggers are invited to share their top ten lists centered on a certain theme. This week’s theme was bookstores and libraries that I’ve always wanted to visit. This was such a fun theme for me as a librarian, since I spend […]

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It’s Monday! What are you reading? October 15, 2018

“It’s Monday! What are you reading?” is a weekly meme hosted by Book Date. The folks at Teacher Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given #IMWAYR a new lens by focusing on books for kids & teens. Check out their blogs to see what they’re reading! I use #IMWAYR mostly to organize my reading list for the week and set […]

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YA Display | Books to try if you love T.H.U.G

  As every teen librarian probably knows, the movie adaptation of Angie Thomas’s amazing novel, The Hate U Give, is being released this month. The movie is directed by George Tillman, Jr. and stars Amandla Stenberg as Starr Carter. It’s currently playing in select cities and will expand to all locations on October 19. I […]

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TBR Lows & Highs | October 11, 2018

TBR Highs & Lows is a meme hosted by Destiny at Howling Libraries (one of my favorite book blogs!), where bloggers feature the books at the bottom of their TBRs (the “lows”) and highlight new additions to the list (the “highs”). Visit Howling Libraries for more info if you’re interested in participating! Here’s some of the books at […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Long Books I love & ones on my TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, where book bloggers are invited to share their top ten lists centered on a certain theme. This week’s theme was the longest books I’ve ever read. I only started using Goodreads to track my reading over the last couple of years, so I […]

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It’s Monday! What are you reading? October 8, 2018

“It’s Monday! What are you reading?” is a weekly meme hosted by Book Date. The folks at Teacher Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given #IMWAYR a new lens by focusing on books for kids & teens. Check out their blogs to see what they’re reading! I use #IMWAYR mostly to organize my reading list for the week and set […]

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September Favorites & October Goals | 2018

This is my monthly wrap-up post, where I’ll be sharing some of my favorite reads & other bookish things from the past month, and talking about some of my reading goals for the upcoming month. I read/listened to 19 books in September. Here’s the breakdown: 10 were graphic novels 1 was middle grade 8 were […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Characters & Authors I’d Like to meet

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, where book bloggers are invited to share their top ten lists centered on a certain theme. This week’s theme was authors I’d like to meet. As a librarian, I attend a lot of conferences & other bookish events, which means I’ve been lucky […]

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