I have read (or listened to) only 4 out of the 30 books I planned to read for 2018. I have a really hard time believing that to be true, but I know I have been consumed with house projects more so than I ever have... since I now own a home. I have also … Continue reading books to read before 2019
The Martian by Andy Weir My rating: 4 of 5 stars “I don’t want to come off as arrogant here, but I’m the best botanist on the planet.” Andy Weir An unforeseen storm interrupts a mission on Mars and leaves Mark Watney stranded. Without knowing when or how he will escape, he survives using … Continue reading book review: the martian
To be read list for March 2016.
Fall for Anything by Courtney Summers My rating: 3 of 5 stars I picked up Fall for Anything because of the cover art. I hadn't planned on reading a YA, but that's okay. I'm glad I did. I forgot about how nice it is to read a story about a teenager overcoming a change in … Continue reading book review: fall for anything
Room by Emma Donoghue My rating: 4 of 5 stars Once again, Goodreads reviewers gave me anxiety about opening a book. I need to stop reading the reviews before I read it myself. I read this book very quickly. It's so easy to read. Yes, the narrator of this novel is a five-year-old boy. Yes, … Continue reading book review: room