Birdie’s Pre-list for Beat the Backlist 2019

Last year I wrote that 2017 was rough.  Well, 2017 had nothing on 2018.  My family had a rough year, and it definitely had an impact on my reading.  For 2019 I’m going lighter on my list and reading more spur of the moment, even when it comes to my backlist picks.  I want to […]

We’re BACK, Bit… ahem- Blogging Buddies!

Let me just say, taking a month off blogging was HARD!  I didn’t even realize how addicted and habitual Birdie Bookworm has become.  Seriously, I had to work to not come on and update stuff.  Frequently I failed!  Angie Elle called me out once, when she noticed my ‘currently reading’ magically update.  I also couldn’t resist responding […]

MIA November

Okay, so I keep setting myself up by thinking everything in my life is getting back to normal.  Every single time something else happens.  I recently posted about taking a surprise week off due to coming down with this seasons flu/plague, but how I was back! Famous last words, because within days I was in […]

October 2018 Recap & What’s Coming Next

Books that I rated between a 4.5 and a 5:   Books that I rated between a 3.5 and a 4.5:    Books that I rated between a 2.5 and a 3.5: The High’s & Low’s! Alright October, you need to go out now.  You’ve been rough for me.  With the surgery, all the doctors appointments, topped off […]

Steptember 2018 Recap & What’s Coming Next

Books that I rated a 4.5 and a 5:    Books that I rated between a 3.5 and a 4.5:      Novella: The High’s & Low’s! Silence Breaking!  I was so excited to finally get this book!!  You have no idea how much I love this series.  It has everything- epic romance, grumpy chauvinistic hero who […]

Family and Medical Update

Just an update, and a little information.  Things haven’t really gotten better.  The infection is under control, the PICC line is out, but the ulcer in his foot isn’t healing.  The bones in his toes are now so compromised and brittle that the chances of a relapse are high even if we could get the […]