I know that reading “real” books or even reading on your e-reader is supposed to be better for you, stimulating the mind in a healthy way, yet I find it much easier to read on my phone.
I think we all can agree that finding the time to relax from our busy lives and just read a book is nearly impossible. Of course, we all read daily, it is a part of our jobs, of driving, of cooking and just using our phones. In fact, we are constantly surrounded by words and […]
Picking out stories for your children can be difficult especially during Christmas, the busiest time of the year. Below is a list of the best Christmas stories you can your family can enjoy during the Christmas season. The Night Before Christmas By: Clement Clarke Moore
Book review Rosemary in BloomBy: Khristy Reibel Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance Published: August 2018 Reading Time: 6 hours 30 minutes Pages: 282 What if war separated you from your true love? What if you married the wrong man? What if the power of love brought you together again?
Book Review The Handmaid’s Tale By: Margaret Atwood Genre: Utopian/dystopian fiction Reading Time: 7 hours Pages: 295
Every bookworm likes to snuggle up with a great book and their favorite blanket and waste the day away entrenched in an amazing story. But how should it be read? A classic paperback novel has a great smell, a weight to it with real pages to turn yet an ebook takes up little space and […]
Book Review A Virtuous Death By: Christine Trent Genre: Historical Mystery Reading time: 4.5 hours Pages: 266 “He walks a fine line between good and evil, happiness and anguish. This represents the near future, dear lady, so let us see what the cards have to say about the outcome, and the hopes and fears that […]
Real readers know that sometimes borrowing a book just isn’t as satisfying as owning it. You don’t want to take your precious book back to your local library you want to put it on your overflowing shelf where it will sit for a millennium. No judgment, it happens to the best us. Below are the […]
As fall hits time gets more and more scarce. The holidays are quickly approaching, school has started and daylight is being overtaken by darkness. With all the extra “night-time” reading has become a perfect indoor activity to fight off the winter blues that are soon to set in. Reading doesn’t have to be a daunting […]
Water By: Robert Lowell “We wished our two souls might return like gulls to the rock. In the end, the water was too cold for us.” Analysis: This is a beautiful nostalgic poem encompassing the longing and lost hope that a trip down memory lane can uncover. The use of color imagery creates a vivid […]