Memes

Top Ten Tuesday #12 | Inspirational/Thought-Provoking Book Quotes

Here are ten inspirational quotes. Thank you @thatartsyreadergirl for hosting the meme! “Perhaps I should not have been a fisherman, he thought. But that was the thing that I was born for.” - Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea "We never knew we were making memories, we were just having fun." - Winny the Pooh "When… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #12 | Inspirational/Thought-Provoking Book Quotes

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Reviews

Review: King of Fools by Amanda Foody

Title: King of Fools (The Shadow Game #2) Author: Amanda Foody Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Inkyard Press Date published: April 30th 2019 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 602 Source: ARC via NetGalley Rating: 3.5/5 In the sequel to Aces of Shades, Amanda Foody brings us back to the hectic world of rebellion, opportunities, and deadly secrets. In New Reynes,… Continue reading Review: King of Fools by Amanda Foody

Memes

Top Ten Tuesday #11 | Rainy Day Reads

I always see April as a rainy month. Afterall, it's the middle of spring. So I compiled a few reads that I thought would be fitting for a rainy day. Thank you @thatartsyreadergirl for hosting the meme! Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami While the rain trickles outside, perhaps you can read about sardines and mackerels… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #11 | Rainy Day Reads

Reviews

Review: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Title: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up Author: Marie Kondo Type: Self Help Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Ten Speed Press Date published: October 14th 2014 Format: Audiobook Time: 5hr Rating: 5/5 Despite constant efforts to declutter your home, do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts and clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles? Japanese cleaning consultant… Continue reading Review: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Movies

Cinema Sunday #3 | Scent of a Woman

Hey guys! I discovered this meme called Cinema Sunday, a weekly meme that I’m really excited about partcipating in. Thanks Jessica @ Escape 2 Fiction for coming up with this idea!! This was a 90s movie starring Al Pacino (Colonel Slade) and Chris O'Donnell (Charlie Simms). The story follows Charlie Simms, a senior at Baird School, an exclusive… Continue reading Cinema Sunday #3 | Scent of a Woman

Reviews

Mini Reviews: Books for Journals Enthusiasts

The Art of Visual Notetaking by Emily Mills Rating: 3.5/5 An interactive guide to visual communication and sketch-noting. It has amazing tutorials on how to create different fonts and to organize work. While, I probably won't have the commitment to create visual notes, I've definitely been motivated to make my notes more aesthetic and organized. Emily… Continue reading Mini Reviews: Books for Journals Enthusiasts

Reviews

Review: Educated by Tara Westover

Title: Educated Author: Tara Westover Type: Memoir, Autobiography Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Random House Date published: February 20th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 352 Rating: 5/5 Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches… Continue reading Review: Educated by Tara Westover