Book hauls

Holiday haul 2015

The holidays are sadly over, but I'm working on my resolution to post more hauls. I hope you all stocked up on books this season. As for me, I have a relatively small haul this year, which is great, because I have way too may books I haven't read yet. Here is my holiday haul… Continue reading Holiday haul 2015


2015 year in books (and blogging)

After 3 years of participating in the Goodreads challenge, I FINALLY WON! I exceeded my goal of reading 30 books in 2015! HAPPY NEW YEAR! I probably wouldn't have been able to do this without the BookTubeAThon, during which I read 7 books in 7 days. But also, I don't count rereads on Goodreads, and… Continue reading 2015 year in books (and blogging)

Book Events

Holiday BookTubeAThon 2015: Wrap-up

BookTubeAThon: a read-a-thon hosted online by various BookTubers. BookTuber: one who makes videos on YouTube about books. December 27-29 this year was the holiday BookTubeAThon, in which you were challenged to read 3 books in 3 days: a smaller, less-pressure version of the regular BookTubeAThon, which takes place during the summer over the course of… Continue reading Holiday BookTubeAThon 2015: Wrap-up

Book Events, Rants & Reflections

Why Stories Matter: NerdCon 2015

So I went to a thing. That thing was NerdCon: Stories. I am not going to write a recap post of the convention, because I already did, and you can read it right here at So instead, I'm going to steal follow what other bloggers have been blogging in response to the event, and… Continue reading Why Stories Matter: NerdCon 2015

Book Events

BookTubeAThon: Days 4-7

To continue from my previous post (if EXTRA confused, try reading this), here is my days 4-7 wrap-up from BookTubeAThon. Here we go: Paper: An Elegy by Ian Sansom: This was another two-for-one challenge, as it was the book I last acquired (at the moment I planed my TBR, anyway), and the author has the same… Continue reading BookTubeAThon: Days 4-7

Book Events

BookTubeAThon: Days 1-3

It is over! My first year participating in the BookTubeAThon was a complete success! I thought that I wouldn't be able to read all 7 books this week because I would be working on school stuff, but who am I kidding?? I've still got 10 days before I have to start teaching, and everyone knows… Continue reading BookTubeAThon: Days 1-3