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Summer Bookaday Final

Summer Bookaday Final

With the craziness of the first week of school, I forgot to post my Summer Bookaday Challenge Final! My goal was 84 books and I surpassed that goal by reading 91 books! Look at my hour al pages for specifics on what books and categories and for my must reads.…
It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

July 29-August 4 I finished up quite a few books and have started some really amazing ones. Books I Finished 180 Days by Gallagher and Kittle was an enlightening and really helpful book I read as my professional development this summer. It was realistic, easy to read, and had great…
IMWAYR

IMWAYR

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? July 15-21 It was an amazing reading week because of the 24 in 48 readathon this weekend! Books I Finished During the readathon, I did a “Picture Book Frenzy” and read a lot of picture books for my Lit Review Crew! I will be…

Good morning! I’m halfway through Each Tiny Spark, drinking a cup of coffee, snuggles in bed with my daughter. In Each Tiny Spark, I can feel Emilia’s worry and anxiety deep in my chest. She is so worried for her father because he is not the same after his deployment.…
Rise and Shine!

Rise and Shine!

Ariel from the Lit Review Crew had a wonderful idea to do a #RiseShineRead to tackle our crazy TBR stacks. We have been texting each other awake and sharing our books. This morning I dove into Pablo Cartaya’s new book, Each Tiny Spark. This book will be released on August…
It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

This last week was a powerful reading week, but the same cannot be said for my writing. I am in Kate Messner’s Teaching Writing course, so I am gaining new ideas and ways to work on my craft, but I did not work on my current story. Books I Finished…
It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Well, it’s actually Tuesday…but better late than never right? Books I Finished Spinner of Dreams is released August 27 and Gravemaidens October 29. Both books were amazing and beautiful, so preorder now! Option Pile I also had some fun with book pictures: The most exciting thing that has been going…