TTT: Top Ten Comics I Meant to Read in 2017 but didn’t

I had a few ups and downs but managed to get it together and read most of the books I had intended to read for the year. Comic books, not so much. Here are the comics I meant to read this year but didn’t, and totally plan to read in 2018!            Don’t forget to check back with the Broke and Bookish to see more … Continue reading TTT: Top Ten Comics I Meant to Read in 2017 but didn’t

TTT: Top Ten New-to-me Authors of 2017

This Top Ten Tuesday is about authors that were new to me this year! When the Reading Challenges for last year came out I made an effort to fit in all authors that I had been meaning to get to. These are women who are already well recognized with awards or notoriety of different kinds, big in feminist circles, or that I had been raved … Continue reading TTT: Top Ten New-to-me Authors of 2017

TTT: Top Ten Books I’m Looking Forward to in 2018

I had initially wanted to write about books that I’m looking forward to that are coming out but I have a long list of books that I’ve bought on Kindle or had saved on Scribd for far too long and have made plans to get to them this year. This is going to be the year where I practice shelf control! Okay, it may not … Continue reading TTT: Top Ten Books I’m Looking Forward to in 2018

TTT: Top Ten Favorite Books of 2017

This has been a pretty great reading year for me. I’ve read considerably less than last year, but had a lot more going on in life too. I had quite a few loves this year but these are the top of the list! Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson    The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy    You … Continue reading TTT: Top Ten Favorite Books of 2017

TTT: Books I’m Thankful For

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is about books I’m thankful for. I love this recurring topic. Here is last year’s post. These are in no particular order, just books that touched my somehow, and changed my world a little. My Review/Add to Goodreads   My Review/Add to Goodreads   My Review / Add to Goodreads My Review (contains spoilers)/Add to Goodreads   My Review/Add to Goodreads   My Review /Add to Goodreads My Review/Add … Continue reading TTT: Books I’m Thankful For

TTT: Books I Want My Kid to Read

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is about books I want my kid to read. He’s s little young for these now, but I look forward to the day we can talk about these.  I haven’t reviewed all of them, so I’m just gonna add the Goodreads links instead. The Hunger Games   Harry Potter series   The Lunar Chronicles   The Land of Stories   The Rowan   Paper Towns … Continue reading TTT: Books I Want My Kid to Read

TTT: Women who are or have been great leaders

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is about characters that would be great leaders but I just had to make it about real women. It is a feminist book blog after all. Here is the official prompt: November 7: Ten Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders (Leaders of what? That’s your decision. Who could lead a country, an army, a book club, a classroom, etc. Or maybe characters … Continue reading TTT: Women who are or have been great leaders

TTT: Top Ten Favorite Recipes from Cookbooks

Today’s theme is: Top Ten Yummy Foods Mentioned In Books (Does a character eat something you’d love? Or maybe the book takes place in a bakery/restaurant that makes yummy things? You could also talk about 10 of your favorite cookbooks if you don’t read foody books.) I’m not a big cook. It’s not that I don’t like it, but I always feel rushed or tired … Continue reading TTT: Top Ten Favorite Recipes from Cookbooks

Top Ten Favorite Books to Read to My Son

I know, I know, that’s not the theme for this week, but this Top Ten Tuesday just happens to fall on my son’s birthday. He has his own full sized bookshelf in our house and at least as many books as my husband and I have put together. We usually read 2 to 3 books a night, unless circumstances made it so that it was … Continue reading Top Ten Favorite Books to Read to My Son