Top Ten Bookish Goals/Resolutions

Okay, I discussed a few of my resolutions earlier this month. However, for Top Ten Tuesday, a weekly meme now brought to you by The Artsy Reader Girl, and formerly of The Broke and The Bookish, I ran back to the drawing board and considered detailed versions of said goals, along with some newbies. With a new year…

Top Ten Books I Meant To Read In 2017 But Didn’t Get To

Ugh. The bibliophilic life can be hard. At some point, we find ourselves planning to read, wanting to read, and reading. To achieve these objectives, we must buy, loan, or borrow books. For those of us, buying books, either new or secondhand, we collect them on the sheer promise of their reading. However… Life gets…

Top Ten New to Me 2017 Authors I’ve Read

Let’s begin with a word of thanks. This meme is a weekly joy, provided by The Broke and The Bookish. Today’s topic: Authors, entirely new to me, whose work I’ve enjoyed in 2017. I like finding fresh voices. Sometimes, for some odd reason, some authors fly underneath my radar during previous years, and I find myself…

Top Ten Anticipated January – April 2018 Book Releases

2018 promises experiences I cannot wait to explore. I plan on traveling again (London, Paris, Dubai, and a family cruise). I plan on finishing my book and moving on the numerous tales battling for prominence in my head. Also, I plan to fight the good fight for my country, self, and family. However, amid those…

Top Ten Books I Hope Santa Brings Me

Let’s begin with a word of thanks. This meme is a weekly joy, provided by The Broke and The Bookish. Today’s topic: Books I hope Santa brings me. Frankly, give me money or a giftcard to my favorite bookstore and I’m good to go. But, sometimes Little Saint Nick needs help. While I’m not giving him…

Top Ten Favorite Books of 2017

I love end of the year lists. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly usually make their presence known. Via these lists, we celebrate them, no matter how good and no matter how horrid. Everyone shares their opinion and I like to judge them – yeah, judge – by their picks. This week’s topic involves…