My “Bookshelf”

Searching through someone's bookshelf is like peeking into their mind, taking a glimpse into their heart, understanding their whole being a little bit more. I love skimming my finger along the spines, each new title intriguing me all the more than the last. I can't share with you everyone's bookshelves that I've ever looked through. … Continue reading My “Bookshelf”

Top Ten Quotes: When You Reach Me

My all time favorite novel is When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead. Sure, it was written for kids, but sometimes those are the very best kind of books. As this is my eighth time reading it, (I know, I hear you saying, "Still reading that same book?") I figured I'd do something a little … Continue reading Top Ten Quotes: When You Reach Me

The story that taught me why I was a reader: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

I was reading The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society and stumbled upon a few sentences that reminded me of a something that I experienced. It’s a story that celebrates the beauty of literature and reading and everything that makes it possible. “I love seeing the bookshops and meeting the booksellers -booksellers really are … Continue reading The story that taught me why I was a reader: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society