The 2018 Birdie Book Awards!

Another year has come and gone.  Another year of swimming through the mediocre books to find the hidden gems.  (Or, in my case, jumping right to the authors and series you know are going to be spectacular.  Who doesn’t love a sure thing??!) Yes, that’s right, it’s time to celebrate each genre and trope by […]

Top 5 Tuesday | 2018 Books I Missed

Top 5 Tuesday, you’ve made me sad! I like YA.  I’ve read YA my whole life, and so what if I’m nearly 40.  It’s still one of my favorite types of books to read.  However, with that said, lately I haven’t felt an interest in picking one up.  I know I’ll always be a young […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Book BFF’s!

Happy Top 5 Tuesday!  Picking out 5 Book BFF’s is a lot harder than I thought!  I kept switching out characters when I thought of someone better!  Below is the five I ended up going with, but please know that there were so many that I left off.  Book BFF’s should be like 20 books […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Favorite Sci-Fi Reads

Thank goodness I could come up with 5 Sci-Fi titles that I loved, since I rarely read Sci-Fi.  It’s a genre that I should spend more time with, because when I was scrolling through my books to look for my favorites I realized that I do generally like them.  (Unless they’re too technical, then I […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Favorite Opening Lines

I didn’t realize how hard this week was until I started actually trying to think of memorable opening lines.  I could only remember one book, Jellicoe Road, that stuck out to me has having a really powerful opener.  I had to search my shelves for others. I found four that I loved, but my fifth […]

Top 5 Tuesday | Birdie’s 2018 Five Star Predictions!

I like predicting what upcoming reads are going to be 5 stars!  I think I’m pretty good at it, especially when it’s series/authors I know I already love, which is going to be most of the list. Here are my 2018 picks for five star reads! Top 5 Tuesday was started by Shanah at Bionic […]