Top Ten Tuesday | Books I read in 2018 that were out of my comfort zone

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. In 2018, I tried to focus on reading outside of my comfort zone. I’m definitely the kind of reader that knows what I like and does’t stray […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Books with Jewish Rep (Happy Hanukkah!)

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. Happy Hanukkah! Growing up in a culturally Jewish family, I struggled as a kid to find books with Jewish characters that weren’t just about the Holocaust. I’ve […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Books about fam & BFFs

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 platonic relationships, be it friends, parents, siblings, or whatever else! Romance can be fun, but I love reading about characters with special bonds […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Squads I’d have friendsgiving with

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 a thankful/thanksgiving freebie, so I wanted to write about Friendsgiving! Friendsgiving is all about celebrating friends, chosen family, and community, which for many […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Backlist Books I Want to Read

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 backlist books that you want to read. Like most librarians, I always have an overflowing list of books that I haven’t gotten to […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Spooky Reads for the Easily Spooked

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. I’m the kind of person who loves the spookiness of Halloween but can’t actually handle anything scary. I’m that person who will only watch scary movies in […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Filipinx American History Month

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. October is Filipinx-American History Month, so I wanted to focus my Top Ten Tuesday this week on books featuring Filipinx and Filipinx-American characters. I’m a quarter Filipinx […]

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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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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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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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