The Pastry Book Tag

I found this tag over at Calliope The Book Goddess and decided to give it a try! I wasn’t tagged to do it, but I recently took a macaron making class and I am feeling really into checking out pastries. So, here we go!

Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book Featuring Music

Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly feature created by Danielle’s Book Blog and The Girl Who Read Too Much that highlights book covers from around the world. This week we are taking a look at books that are connected to music. I chose Gayle Forman’s beautifully haunting novel  If I Stay. A large part of this story is Mia’s lifeContinue reading “Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book Featuring Music”

The Mid-Year Freak Out Book Tag

I have seen this tag around the blogosphere and recently found it at My Tiny Obsessions and decided to give it a shot. It’s just past the middle of July so it is still a good time to post the Mid-Year Freak Out Tag! It’s been a big year and although this blog is stillContinue reading “The Mid-Year Freak Out Book Tag”

Burn, Rewrite, Reread Tag

While I try to avoid picking favorites, it seems inevitable that I would be forced to one day. That day has come. I got tagged by the wonderful Kimmie over at Kimmiegg for the Burn, Rewrite, Reread Tag! If you are unfamiliar with how that works, here’s a quick rundown: The Rules: Randomly choose 3Continue reading “Burn, Rewrite, Reread Tag”

April Wrap-Up and May TBR Pile

April is closing up. I’ve had a bit of a rough month but I’ve read some great books so that’s helped get me through. Sadly, the list of things I actually read seems much different than my previous wrap-up post. Although the list of books that I ended up reading was much different, I don’tContinue reading “April Wrap-Up and May TBR Pile”

Backlist Book Review: Where She Went by Gayle Forman (If I Stay #2)

I adore endings that don’t tie life up in a perfect bow. There are times when things get closure and times when things don’t. That’s the way the world works, and for this reason, I wasn’t sure I wanted to read the conclusion to Mia and Adam’s love story. I thought the ending to IfContinue reading “Backlist Book Review: Where She Went by Gayle Forman (If I Stay #2)”

Better Bound: Death and Dying in “If I Stay?”

Moving on with the Read Harder Challenge I had a few books on my shelf that had been made into movies fairly recently, what I gravitated towards though was If I Stay by Gayle Forman. One thing you should understand about me as a reader is that people dying and grieving is almost a formContinue reading “Better Bound: Death and Dying in “If I Stay?””