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 Genius of Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie is arguably one of the best authors of all time. But the question many ask is, why? What sets her works apart from any other zealous writer? When I read Murder on the Orient Express, I was intrigued for most of the book, but it was my first Christie read. While making my … Continue reading The Genius of Agatha Christie

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