Independent Bookstore Visits

Bookstore for Sale – Let’s Find The Bookworm a New Owner!

  I recently went on vacation in my home state of Georgia and, as usual, made a point to visit an independent bookstore or two. I was in the area west of Atlanta and dear Siri told me to check out this little bookstore in Powder Springs. It looked cute and of course I couldn’t… Continue reading Bookstore for Sale – Let’s Find The Bookworm a New Owner!

Book Reviews

Review – Talking as Fast as I Can By Lauren Graham

Talking as Fast as I Can By Lauren Graham In her first work of nonfiction, the beloved star of Gilmore Girls and Parenthood recounts her experiences on Gilmore Girls—the first and second time—and shares stories about life, love, and working in Hollywood. This collection of essays is written in the intimate, hilarious, and down-to earth voice that made her novel, Someday Someday Maybe, a New… Continue reading Review – Talking as Fast as I Can By Lauren Graham

Top 5 Wednesdays

Top “5” Wednesday – July 19, 2017 – Books That Aren’t Set In/Inspired By The Western World

Okay, you may have noticed that I put the “5” in quotation marks in the title….that because I have way too many recommendations to stop at just five. Sorry. I’m breaking the rules here, only because all of these books deserve to be read. I was introduced to these books in a variety of ways:… Continue reading Top “5” Wednesday – July 19, 2017 – Books That Aren’t Set In/Inspired By The Western World

Book Reviews

Review – Project 1065 By Alan Gratz

Projekt 1065: A Novel of World War II By Alan Gratz Publisher: Scholastic Press Infiltrate. Befriend. Sabotage. World War II is raging. Michael O’Shaunessey, originally from Ireland, now lives in Nazi Germany with his parents. Like the other boys in his school, Michael is a member of the Hitler Youth. But Michael has a secret.… Continue reading Review – Project 1065 By Alan Gratz

Top 5 Wednesdays

Top Five Wednesday – July 12th, 2017 – Top Five Favorite Children’s Books

In case you aren’t familiar with T5W, it’s this great community on Goodreads created by Youtube book blogger Gingerreadslainey and hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes. Every month group members are given topics for every Wednesday of that month to discuss on their respective platforms (blog, vlog, etc).        July 12th: Children’s Books This can include Middle… Continue reading Top Five Wednesday – July 12th, 2017 – Top Five Favorite Children’s Books

Books at the Movies · Special Features · Editorials

Don’t Judge a Movie By It’s Book

I know that that’s not how the quote typically goes but I think it is just as valid and relevant as it’s counterpart. As more and more books are being adapted to the large and small screens, I felt conversation about readers and the reaction to the film and television adaptations was warranted. We have… Continue reading Don’t Judge a Movie By It’s Book