Monthly Wrap-Up | March 2022

Hello everyone! March was a spectacular reading month for me! I managed to read 11 books and they were all pretty great. March was a wild month. Brandon Sanderson surprised everyone with 5 secret novels. 4 of which were available for purchase through a Kickstarter. This Kickstarter broke records and has forever proved Sanderson is … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | March 2022

Burning Questions: Essays and Occasional Pieces, 2004 to 2021 – Margaret Atwood

Genre: NonfictionPublisher: Doubleday BooksPages: 496Release Date: March 1, 2022 This brilliant selection of essays—funny, erudite, endlessly curious, uncannily prescient—seeks answers to Burning Questions such as:• Why do people everywhere, in all cultures, tell stories?• How much of yourself can you give away without evaporating?• How can we live on our planet?• Is it true? And … Continue reading Burning Questions: Essays and Occasional Pieces, 2004 to 2021 – Margaret Atwood

WWW Wednesday | March 9, 2022

“Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. No blog? No problem! Just leave a comment with your responses. Please, take some time … Continue reading WWW Wednesday | March 9, 2022

Know My Name – Chanel Miller

Genre: MemoirPublisher: VikingPages: 357Release Date: September 24, 2019 She was known to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter. Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting her on Stanford’s campus. Her victim impact statement was posted on BuzzFeed, where … Continue reading Know My Name – Chanel Miller

Monthly Wrap-Up | August 2021

Hello everyone! August was not a great reading month for me. I'm very much a set TBR reader only allowing my mood to dictate what I read within the TBR. Only when I finish my set TBR do I truly let my mood dictate what I read next. Usually, this isn't a problem for me; … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | August 2021

WWW Wednesday | June 16, 2021

“Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. No blog? No problem! Just leave a comment with your responses. Please, take some time … Continue reading WWW Wednesday | June 16, 2021

Monthly Wrap-Up | October 2020

Hello everyone! As much as I love the ambiance and feeling of fall, I am so excited for Christmas! This year has been difficult for everyone and I know that Christmas won't make everything better, but no matter what's going on in my life the Christmas season always makes me smile. But before we can … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | October 2020

WWW Wednesday | October 28, 2020

“Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. No blog? No problem! Just leave a comment with your responses. Please, take some time … Continue reading WWW Wednesday | October 28, 2020

They Said This Would Be Fun – Eternity Martis

Genre: Non-FictionPublisher: McClelland & StewartPages: 244Release Date: March 31, 2020 < A powerful, moving memoir about what it's like to be a student of colour on a predominantly white campus.A booksmart kid from Toronto, Eternity Martis was excited to move away to Western University for her undergraduate degree. But as one of the few Black … Continue reading They Said This Would Be Fun – Eternity Martis

White Fragility – Robin DiAngelo

Genre: Non-Fiction Publisher: Beacon PressPages: 169Release Date: June 26, 2018 The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality.Referring to the defensive moves that white people make when challenged racially, white fragility is characterized by emotions such as anger, … Continue reading White Fragility – Robin DiAngelo