Top 5 Tuesday | The Gift of Books!

The best Christmas ever! Top 5 Tuesday! I realized we did this topic last year, and my reality is I didn’t get any of those books.  Which means, they would still be on my list this year.  I’d be redoing the same post. Instead, let’s talk about books I wish were coming out on Christmas […]

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 […]

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 […]

May 2018 Recap & What’s Coming Next

5 Star Reads:   4-4.5 Star Reads:    3-3.5 Star Reads:    ReReads: The High’s & Low’s! It felt like May was a really long and busy month.  Summer is so much more complicated and time sucking than any other time.  It makes fitting everything in so much harder.  Thankfully it was a decent month.  […]

April 2018 Recap & What’s Next

5 Star Reads    4-4.5 Star Reads     3-3.5 Star Reads    Rereads      The High’s & Low’s! I feel like I’m really getting back in my groove after my rough April month!  I managed to knock out a lot of books, and the Dewey 24 hour readathon was really helpful.  I keep trying to […]

March Recap, with sadness, & What Comes Next!

March was so hard for my family.  I recently announced that we were expecting a baby, and sadly a couple weeks ago we lost it.  It’s been tough for all of us, and thank goodness for scheduling posts because I didn’t really visit Birdie Bookworm much, let alone write or read. I didn’t read much, […]