Book club, Book Reviews, Random Ramblings

Five Nonfiction Impactful Books for your Summer Reading List

I LOVE BOOKS! It's normal for me to have more than one book on my reading list at any given time. I have an audiobook in my car, a digital book on my Kindle, and a dead tree book to read for my monthly book club. Here are five of my favorite, nonfiction, impactful books… Continue reading Five Nonfiction Impactful Books for your Summer Reading List

Book Reviews, Random Ramblings, Writing

How to Write a Novel with Multiple Storylines

What do The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver, Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay, and Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel have in common? They're all award-winning stories written by talented authors. Yet, these three books are also different genres, different styles of writing, different timelines and locations, different points of view, different everything! So what do… Continue reading How to Write a Novel with Multiple Storylines

Book Reviews, Random Ramblings

Book Review: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher #BannedBooksWeek

*Drum Roll* And the #1 Most Challenged book of 2017 is... Thirteen Reasons Why written by Jay Asher, originally published in October of 2007. I listened to the audio edition of this book last week, in September 2018. Honestly, this book was a lot tamer than I expected considering all the controversy.  In the interest… Continue reading Book Review: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher #BannedBooksWeek