It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 2/11/19

On the blog: A slice about the ALA Youth Media Awards announcements In reading: I’ve been busy reading Newberys this week, as I hadn’t read the winner or two (only two?!) honor books. First up was the gold medal winner, Merci Suarez Changes Gears, which has been sitting on my shelf unread since it was…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 2/4/19

In reading: Meet Me at the Museum was a recommendation on the Modern Mrs. Darcy podcast and the choice my mother and I made for the epistolary novel category of Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge, which we are completing together this year. I was looking for a readalike for 84 Charing Cross Road or The Guernsey…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 1/21/19

On the blog: A slice about coffee shop playlists and listening to music while writing In reading: Now that I’ve started reading Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales, I don’t want to stop! This week’s choice was his latest, Lafayette!, about one of my very favorite historical figures, the Marquis de LaFayette, who traveled from France to…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 1/14/19

On the blog: A slice about the new book club for two that my mother and I started In reading: January isn’t even halfway over, and I’ve already knocked out two titles on my #MustReadin2019 list and BOTH were five-star reads. Jerry Craft’s New Kid won’t be published until February, but it’s a must purchase/must…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 1/7/19

On the blog: My #MustReadin2019 challenge reading list An End of Year Reading Survey highlighting favorites in different categories and more A slice about reading challenges I’m considering for 2019 My 18 Favorite Reads of 2018 In reading: I’m a bit late to the party with Louisiana’s Way Home. I put it off because I…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 12/31/18

On the blog: A post about What Worked for Me in 2018 A final #MustReadin2018 update And the usual assortment of haiku to round out my December challenge: townie deer, eagle on the prairie, bison carcass, disheveled Christmas tree, cats in wrapping paper, living bison. In reading: Judd Winick’s fourth graphic novel in the HiLo…