Lovely readers, my Earth Day post helped me reach a pretty fantastic milestone: 150 posts on this blog! When I hit 100 posts, I talked about 100 of my favorite characters that I’ve read throughout the years. Now that I’ve hit 150, it seems only fair that I list 150 books I’ve read throughout my… Continue reading One Hundred Fifty
In case you guys weren’t aware, our lovely planet is extremely important. Without the trees that grow on our planet, we wouldn’t be able to have printed books – and is the world really worth living in without printed books? Not in my opinion! Though we couldn’t have (printed) books without the earth, books also… Continue reading Happy Earth Day!
What happens when your stress reducer becomes your stress inducer? That’s how my life has been lately. Usually, when things get stressful, I turn to reading. I shut myself off for a few minutes/hours/days and fall into a good book. But recently, my inability to find the book I want to fall into has been… Continue reading Stress Test
WELL. We’re down to the final two books I’ve read in 2015/16. Which one will triumph? I’ll be honest, I didn’t know which book would win until after I started working on this post. I’ve been thinking about it every day since I began the bracket, and I just really couldn’t decide. Couldn’t there just… Continue reading And the winner is…
We’ve officially left March, but March Madness rolls on in FifteenThousandPages. Down to the last few match-ups… 1 The Serpent of Venice vs 1 Saint Anything Winner: The Serpent of Venice, Christopher Moore Another difficult decision for me. These final four books are all so different from one another, I’m really not sure how I’m… Continue reading March Madness: The Final Four
OOF. Lovely readers, last week was a rough, rough week. It was budget week in Albany, and that meant we were working lots of long hours, with not much sleep, and just absolutely no focus for blogging. But now we’re back after a weekend full of (almost enough) sleep, and we’re getting underway again. Here.… Continue reading March Madness: The Elite 8