Book Review: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

“Do not cite the Deep Magic to me, Witch. I was there when it was written.” ― C.S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Paperback: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Series: The Chronicles of Narnia (Book #2) Pages: 189 pages Publisher: Harper Collins Children’s Books Date: First published January 1st 1950 ISBN: 9780007206100 Edition Language: English Four adventurous siblings—Peter, […]

Because I Really Need Another Book Challenge…

While browsing Pinterest I came across another book challenge. Considering the fact I’m already doing six of them this year, I’m not going to necessarily “do” this challenge, but I thought it would be interesting to see how much of it I’ll accidentally complete this year while participating in the other six challenges. As of today, this […]

Book Review: Catcher in the Rye

“I’m quite illiterate, but I read a lot. ” ― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye Paperback: Catcher in the Rye Pages: 277 pages Publisher: Back Bay Books Date:  First published 1951 ISBN: 9780316769174 Edition Language: English The synopsis according to Goodreads states: Since his debut in 1951 as The Catcher in the Rye, Holden Caulfield has been synonymous with “cynical […]

Book Review: Alice in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

ebook: Alice in Wonderland (Book #1) Series: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Published September 4th 2011 by BookByte Digital (first published 1865) Original Title: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland ISBN 1613060254 According to the Synopsis from Goodreads:  “The surreal, baffling, and hilarious story of a young girl who follows a white rabbit into a world of twisted absurdist logic. Includes the original […]

2015 Reading Challenges (UPDATED)

For the fourth year in a row I have decided to take part in Goodreads 2015 Reading Challenge. This fun, and often stressful, book challenge is a great way to make sure I pay more attention to what I read. Last year I pledged 65 books, read 99, 89 of which counted towards my goal. I […]