Best Books of the Year

My Favorite Reads 2020/21

In the midst of the pandemic, I found that I struggled with reading heavy, serious books. It was very hard to focus on a story when so much was happening in the world around us. Much of my list features heartwarming reads because they were what I could manage to use...

My Favorite Reads in 2020

On par for everything 2020, my reading journey was far from what I envisioned it would be. I started off 2020 strong- I was reading more than I usually would during the school year/winter months all while working a new second job at the library and doing normal life...

My top 20 of 2020

My top 20 of 2020   Hoo buddy, 2020 was some kind of year. Putting this list together was fairly challenging, not because I didn’t read a lot in 2020, but because I no longer have a functioning concept of time and couldn’t remember what I read last year versus...

My fave reads, 2020

I don’t know where to start with talking about reading in the year 2020. I had a brilliant start. I was absolutely ripping through books. And then. The world ground to a halt, and so did my brain. I think some people found that the pandemic made for good reading,...

My Favorite Reads of 2020

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown  The worldbuilding in this story was so many things – interesting, complex, lush, and vibrant. Despite being another YA fantasy based around a competition, the stakes felt So Much Higher, and the...

Favorite Reads, 2019

I'm having a hard time figuring out what to say about my year in reading. It feels like I've been reading a LOT (171 books as of December 3rd), but I don't think I'll hit last year's 188 book total. And yet, if you asked me, I think I'd say that I've spent more time...