what to use instead of goodreads

I have been using Goodreads for years. Back when I first got into book tracking in 2011 I found Goodreads and immediately started adding all the books I had read and still continue to do so. I generally really do enjoy Goodreads. I love all the people that I am able to follow and get…

the best books i read this month – october 2020

The end of the month always seems to sneak up on me until I realize it is time for another book blogpost! I always enjoy looking back on my goodreads list of what I have read this month and picking out some of my favourites (and remembering some that I didn’t enjoy as much). This…

the best books i read this month – september 2020

Fall is here y’all and I am stoked. I have started turning my fireplace on and cuddling up with a blanket and hot cup of tea while I get drawn into a new book has been a real highlight of the last month. There has been a lot of 5 star read this month and…

the best books i read this month – august 2020

August has slipped away (like a bottle of wine) and with the end of the month comes my monthly book post about the best books I read this month. This month brought back for me reading while sitting on transit which is lovely and also I read a few of my old favourite books which…

reading canadian

Most of the books that I read come out of the United States. Some of this is due to awareness; most book bloggers and reviewers that I follow come from the United States so they are promoting the books that are close to them, also many books from the USA get a lot more money…

the best books i read this month – may 2020

And just like that another month at home has passed. Not much has changed in my household, we are both still not working, my garden and plants are helping to keep me mentally sane, and I am still reading a lot. We have been able to start seeing some of our friends in a socially…

the best books i read this month – february 2020

Another month another selection of book recommendations. This month I finally published my 2020 reading goals where I go over all of my goals for the year, which you will start seeing me track at the bottom of each of my monthly posts. I am starting to settle into my new normal routine, with my…

my 2020 reading goals

So this post was meant to happen 6 weeks ago at the beginning of the year, and then it didn’t. I planned out my reading goals back in December and then life happened and it never got written. But it is still the first quarter of 2020, so no time like the present to share…

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…

the best books i read this month – december 2019

This is it. The final monthly book post of 2019. I have been reading a lot this month to catch up and read my goal of 300 books this year. As of writing this I have two books left with two days left to read them and I am confident that I will be able…