Book vs. Movie · Bookish

Read or Watch First?

Many books end up being turned into movies simply because of all the hype they generate in their book form, and let's face it, a lot of us love to see our favorite characters come to life.  And when our favorite books aren't popular enough to get turned into movies, we cast the "would-be" movie… Continue reading Read or Watch First?

Book Recommendations · Bookish

10 Holiday Book Recommendations

It's November already and that means that it's almost time to start getting into the holiday mood.  While of course here in the U.S. we have Thanksgiving coming up, but meanwhile the rest of the world is preparing for Christmas (and other holidays).  While I do love Thanksgiving myself, there aren't really any books I… Continue reading 10 Holiday Book Recommendations

Bookish · Five on Friday

Five on Friday: Books That Left Me a Crying Mess

Friday again!  Hope everyone had an enjoyable week after the holiday! This week's topic is Books That Made Me Cry, and when I say this, I mean that "ugly cry."  Or in other words, the crying that leaves us a mess.  I typically try to avoid these kinds of books because I hate crying that… Continue reading Five on Friday: Books That Left Me a Crying Mess