The end of the year is almost here! I'm getting very close to reaching my goal of reading 100 books in 2022. This past month I've been reading more from Fredrik Backman and Sue Grafton who I have previously read this year. I also brought back George R.R. Martin and Vince Flynn/Kyle Mills. So lots... Continue Reading →
Welcome to the Spine & Leaf Books 2023 Book Challenge! How Do I Complete the 2023 Book Challenge? This challenge starts with the phrase 'Read a book...' and then lists 50 different categories or prompts that complete the sentence. Choose 1 book that satisfies each category and cross off the number on the list when... Continue Reading →
Wow, September has been a busy month... but not for book reading apparently. Oh well. I haven't read too many books this month and none of them were real standouts for being amazing. My favorite was The Atlas Six. I really fell into that one and finished it quickly. Otherwise, I've been in a bit... Continue Reading →
Fall is almost here and so are some great new books! Get ready for these hot new releases coming soon. I've picked a few books that I'm personally looking forward to reading when they come out (ok I might have to wait until Christmas to get to all of them, but I'm still excited). Most... Continue Reading →
July was a great book month! I had a lot of fun choosing books from my public library. The weather was beautiful and I spent a ton of time reading on my balcony or by the pool. I think I did more hardback books than anything else. There's just something so satisfying about having a... Continue Reading →
Summer is here and hopefully, we all have more time to read! Jump into this Summer Reading Challenge to mix up your book choices. Find inspiration in this list of 6 challenges. Pick 1 book for each challenge item and read all 6 books by the end of summer. When you succeed, you'll have taught... Continue Reading →
For everyone taking part in the 2022 Reading Challenge, here's an update on my January reading. I've read 10 books, which means I'm ahead of schedule for the 50 books total this year because I only need to read at 4 or 5 books per month. The hardest part has been choosing which number of... Continue Reading →
Welcome to 2022! Working on a 2022 Reading Challenge and need some inspiration? Trying to initiate a new reading habit and need suggestions to get started? Then check out this personally curated list of 22 Books to Read in 2022... Here you'll find 22 book recommendations to read this year. Many of these books were... Continue Reading →
Ah, the holiday season. Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, New Year's Eve. Celebration is in the air and I'm ready to stay home with a good book! If you're like me, you'll try to find some time to relax and read around the hectic parties and celebrations. You'll snuggle up on the sofa with a cup of tea and a new book. To get the most reading done this holiday season, I made a list ahead of time. Here's some of what I'll be reading from now until the end of the year...
Books are the ultimate source knowledge. Some give information freely, others make you dig deep to learn wisdom. But all books offer something new. If you want facts and action-steps to increase your knowledge, here's 12 Books to Learn Something New About... Health, Personal Growth, Relationships/Family, and Professional Advancement.