I had a friend who collected books and they were her prized possessions until she had to moved! The once awesome collection that she was obsessed with, turned into a very unpleasant monster. I never encourage throwing away books (no, no, no dear reader!), but I also don’t encourage being a hoarder; therefore, today you… Continue reading How to Declutter By Selling Your Used But AWESOME Books
I have officially been a married woman for six months now! My husband Sekou and I met in 2010 and were fast friends. We started dating in 2014 and became engaged the end of 2015. My parents were ECSTATIC that we were engaged. My mom made the announcement at my bridal party “thank God Kim… Continue reading Favorite Relationship Book for an Engaged or Newlywed Couple
Goodreads is a free website for book lovers like yourself! It is easily one of the coolest things any reader could ever sign up for. Not only is it free (hurray!), but it helps you decide what books to read next, shows you what books your friends are reading, and provides discussion boards, ratings, and… Continue reading What is Goodreads?
As I grow as a young professional, I am always seeking books that will aid in my development. I am constantly looking for those WOW books, the books leaving you wanting more and wanting to tell others all about it. I know my lovely blog readers are looking for the same, so today I will… Continue reading Top 3 Books to Read as a Young Professional
With a world full of readers I haven’t met many who are actually involved in a book club! While I am an avid reader, I joined my first book club in March. We meet once a month at local restaurants and each month one member decides what book/ series we read before the next meeting. … Continue reading Top 3 Ways to Join a Book Club
A few weeks ago I visited the popular bookstore, Parnassus Books. Parnassus Books is one of the few independent bookstores in Nashville, Tennessee and according to their website they stock the best selections of literature, non-fiction, children’s, local interests, and the arts. Before I went and visited the bookstore, I asked a few people at lunch… Continue reading Are Bookstores Dying?
It is my 3 month anniversary as a blogger and I am so appreciative of you rocking with me this long! This experience has been wonderful and I look forward to what lies ahead as I continue this journey! Many have asked why I decided to start a book blog and my response is simple,… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons You Should Start Reading NOW
A lot of people don’t realize that there are resources that provide cheap and even free reading options! To be honest, before joining a book club, free books were typically the only books I read unless there was a MUST READ book referral. While this was nice, I was also missing out on amazing novels due… Continue reading Who doesn’t love free/discounted books!?
I just finished Into the Water by Paula Hawkins and man oh man I hate to say it but I wasn’t a huge fan! The word I want to use to describe the book is: BLAND The book was okay but not nearly as good as Girl on a Train and I was honestly thankful… Continue reading Review of Into the Water by Paula Hawkins
Since the official launch of my blog sooo many of my friends messaged me and stated they wish they were readers but they can never find time to actually sit down and enjoy a good book. Because I love my friends so much, I am dedicating this post to helping them! As a long time… Continue reading Practical ways to find time to read