Posts Tagged: Matthew Quick

Jan 27
Top Ten Books I’d Like to Read With a Book Club

Top Ten Books I’d Like to Read With a Book Club

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Top Ten Books I’d Like to Read With a Book Club I’ve never belonged to a book club.  Unless you count blogging, and hey, why not?  But if I did belong to an “official” book club, the books below would be at the top of my list.  I’ve already read all of them, so I’m including… Read more »


Jun 27
Stacking the Shelves: June 28, 2014

Stacking the Shelves: June 28, 2014

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Visit Tynga’s Reviews to learn more about this weekly meme. Who else is enjoying the World Cup this year?  I suppose that depends on the country you’re cheering. 🙂  But I love that… Read more »


May 19
Top Ten Books With a Realistic Portrayal of Friendship

Top Ten Books With a Realistic Portrayal of Friendship

vide   Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: BOOKS WITH A REALISTIC PORTRAYAL OF FRIENDSHIP It’s not hard to find a book with friendship as a central theme.  But it’s harder to find a book that portrays friendship well, realistically depicting friendships we have in our own lives.  The following books feature friendships that feel genuine, even if they’re not always pretty. Roomies… Read more »


Feb 21
Stacking the Shelves # 53

Stacking the Shelves # 53

  Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Visit Tynga’s Reviews to learn more about this weekly meme.   FOR REVIEW Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor: I loved Prep School Confidential, the first book in this series.  You can… Read more »


Feb 06
The Silver Linings Playbook: Read It or Watch It?

The Silver Linings Playbook: Read It or Watch It?

If there’s one thing I want you to take away from this post, it’s that you MUST watch the film version of The Silver Linings Playbook, staring Bradley Copper and Jennifer Lawrence.  I saw it in the theater, even though I was skeptical about how much I would enjoy a film focused on mental illness.  But it was fantastic, and it was funnier than I could have expected.  Lawrence and Cooper were both nominated for Oscars (Lawrence won), and they… Read more »


Jan 30
A New Way to Add to My TBR: The Desk Calendar Method

A New Way to Add to My TBR: The Desk Calendar Method

Several weeks ago, I discussed the contents of Book Riot’s first subscription box.  One of the items in the box was the Book Lover’s Desk Calendar.  Now, I have no use for this item as a calendar.  But what I DO like is that each page of the calendar features comments on a recommended book.   I thought this would be a good opportunity to expose myself to some new authors.  So, I’m going to choose one book each month… Read more »