My reading bucket list includes 50 books I want to read at some point in my life. Here are my plans to progress through my reading bucket list in 2018, and the books I’ve read since I first made the list in 2017.
As I mentioned in my look ahead post, my goal in 2018 is to read as many unread books that I already own as possible—and not buy more until I’ve made a good dent. In the spirit of a new year of reading, I’m calling this my “Read My Shelf Challenge”–though you know how I […]
Happy new year! I hope everyone had wonderful holidays with family, friends, relaxation, and reading! I didn’t have the greatest reading month, with a few disappointing books and some minor eye problems (constant dryness and twitching, ugh!) that have made both reading and computer work a little uncomfortable. Hopefully some new glasses and a visit […]
As we wrap up 2017 with lists of favorite books and year-end reading round-ups, the bookish web is also looking forward to 2018. We’re talking about books we’re looking forward to, books we didn’t get to in 2017 that we plan to read in 2018, how we want to organize our reading, and how we […]
Happy October! I’ll get my September round-up posted soon, but this felt more urgent: we are nurturing a serious Harry Potter obsession around here and I’m looking for advice. I feel like I am one of the few avid readers who has not read the full Harry Potter series. I read the first two on […]
Let’s talk audio books. In my June wrap-up, I mentioned that I listened to two audiobooks, and that I can sometimes have trouble finding audiobooks that work for me. In thinking more about this, I seem to have a few reasons for why I haven’t clicked with audiobooks. I’ll start by saying that I want […]
Almost anyone who’s started a blog knows that sometimes the most difficult decision is what to name it. It feels like the smallest piece, but it’s the most lasting, and the way that people will find you. I was in the midst of this nagging decision, brimming with ideas about what to write, but still without […]