Category Archives: books

“new boy” book review

“new boy” by tracy chevalier 5 stars “new boy” is a retelling of shakespeare’s “othello.” i don’t know if me not being familiar with that story helped or hindered my enjoyment of this book, but, it kept my rapt interest … Continue reading

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year in book review 2017

books read: 42 total pages: 13,114 avg. book page count: 312 avg. books per month: 3.5 no. of books that are a part of a series: 7 no. of re-reads: 3 i fell short of my goal of 52, but … Continue reading

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“in a different key” book review

“in a different key: the story of autism” by john donvan and caren zucker 4 stars this history of autism is complete with in depth analyses of case studies, extensive background on the many forms of research in the field, … Continue reading

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we music playlist

a breakdown of the we: a manifesto for women everywhere companion playlist by gillian anderson and jennifer nadel with my own additions. Continue reading

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“in such good company” book review

“in such good company” by carol burnett 3.5 stars this is a candid glimpse behind the curtain of one of the most prolific sketch comedy shows of the 20th century. the head of that show was the incredible carol burnett. … Continue reading

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year in book review 2016

books read: 52 total pages: 17,669 avg. book page count: 340 avg. books per month: 4 no. of books that are a part of a series: 12 no. of re-reads: 0 fangirl by rainbow rowell, 445p, 4.5 stars extremely loud … Continue reading

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throwback: harper lee

Harper Lee’s Return Book nerds everywhere are rejoicing. A mysterious discovery has been made worthy of its own literary telling. Harper Lee wrote the Pulitzer Prize winning novel, “To Kill A Mockingbird,” in the 1950’s. It is her only published … Continue reading

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