reading the goodreads choice awards

Every year now for the past three years I have made it a goal to read all of the Goodreads Choice Award winners (or close to). This means that I am reading books in 20 different categories as well as keeping up on books that are popular, which is important as a librarian. Now I…

the best books I read this month – january 2020

Just don’t ask me about this month, I honestly have no idea where it went at all. Even typing this feels weird because I feel like I haven’t touched a keyboard in eons. Let alone touched a book, but according to my Goodreads I did do some reading at the beginning of the month. I…

my favourite childhood books

I have always loved to read. For as long as I can remember books have been a large part of my life and they have always been a place that I could go to. As an introvert I have learned to always have books with me (even to the chagrin of many of the people…

2019 reading challenges catch up

At the beginning of the year I set a few reading goals for myself (see the post here). These goals were: Finish up my ARCs (Advanced Readers Copies) Canadian Reading Challenge version 2.0 – I am going to try and read a book set in each Province and Territory (13 in total) Goodreads Challenge 2.0…

my favourite book characters

For my whole life, books have always been my escape, a place that I can be away from my own life and be with people in places that I can only dream of. While there were quite a few books and characters that I loved there were a few that I really connected with and…