Recently, I finished reading The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster. It is a story about a boy named Milo, a dog named Tock and a bug named Humbug and their adventure in restoring Rhyme and Reason in a magical new world that Milo happened upon via a tollbooth. I really enjoyed reading this book … Continue reading The Phantom Tollbooth Book Review
In July, I read six books to my surprise. Most of them were short, easy reads and it helped that I liked all of them. Carrie by Stephen King The Rum Diary by Hunter S. Thompson Go Ask Alice by Anonymous Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell Fearless … Continue reading July 2016 Wrap Up
This past weekend, I went to Santa Barbara, CA. We had a great time and the weather was nice. I bought a few books from a couple of used bookstores. The first one we went to is called The Book Den. I bought One Thousand and One Nights by Hanan al-Shaykh, Bright Shadow by Avi … Continue reading Santa Barbara Book Haul
I decided to pretend I was tagged in a book tag that's popular among Booktubers and instead write a post on it instead. The Name Game is a tag where you pick books starting with the letter of your name. I'm going to pick from books I've read. N - Number the Stars by Lois … Continue reading The Name Game Book Tag
The 24 in 48 Readathon ended Sunday night and this being my first readathon, I think I did good. I read for a total of 5 hours in the 48 hours. I spent some time with family and friends as well, so it might not seem like I read much but for me, it's sufficient. … Continue reading 24 in 48 Readathon has finished!
I started reading at 7 am Fearless 3 Run by Francine Pascal. I'm 80 pages in after an hour of reading. What are you reading? Thank you for visiting my blog, Nora Photo by Dragana_Gordic
This weekend is the 24 in 48 Readathon and I am planning on participating. If you don't know what it is, it's a readathon where you read as much as you can for 24 hours within a 48 hour period. The great part is you don't actually have to read for 24 hours, you can … Continue reading 24 in 48 Readathon
This week, I finished reading two books, Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell and Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney. Eleanor & Park is about two teenagers, seemingly different, fall in love. We follow along as they meet, awkwardly and uncomfortably get to know each other and fall in love. I really liked this … Continue reading Eleanor & Park and Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book Reviews
This week, I finished reading The Rum Diary by Hunter S. Thompson. It is about a young man that moves to Puerto Rico and starts working at a newspaper. We follow along with his adventures and misadventures. I really liked the writing style and it was a quick, enjoyable read.
This week, I finished reading Kit's Story Collection by Valerie Tripp and Winnie-The-Pooh by A. A. Milne. Kit's Story Collection a collection of six books in one book that I found at Goodwill. It is about a girl named Kit, who is a part of American Girl, and what she and her family go through … Continue reading Kit and Winnie – Book Reviews