I am beyond stoked that Book of the Month recently announced that the book of the year for 2017 is The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne!! You guys don’t understand how excited I am about this! When I tell you this was my favorite book of 2017 I truly mean it! I actually mentioned… Continue reading 2017 BOOK OF THE YEAR: THE HEART’S INVISIBLE FURIES BY JOHN BOYNE
I don’t know about you, but 2017 was amazing! And as it comes to an end I can only reflect on all the great memories that I have shared with friends and family. So many great memories and of course wonderful books. As the year comes to a close it is time to gear… Continue reading NEW YEARS BOOK GOAL-LUSION: READING FOR PERSONAL VALUE
2017 is coming to an end and I have been reflecting on the books I’ve read this year. I have ended the year reading 21 books and I am so happy with my reading selection! With that being said, it is only right that I share my favorite 4th quarter books that I believe you… Continue reading Book Review: 4th Quarter Book Round up
Black Friday is practically here! Christmas is just around the corner, can you believe how fast 2017 has been!? This Black Friday I want to make it easy for you and provide a gift guide for all book lovers "The Book was Better" Sweatshirt My sister bought this sweatshirt for me for my birthday and I am unhealthily obsessed… Continue reading Gift Guide: For Book Lovers
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/Donating 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?