Hundred Dollar Holiday

A book review of Hundred Dollar Holiday: The Case for a More Joyful Christmas by Bill McKibben Stars: *** Simon & Schuster 1998Christmas95 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Too many people have come to dread the approach of the holidays, a season that should — and can — be the most relaxed,… Read More »

Follow My Book Blog Friday + Weekend Social

I’m also participating in:   Welcome to SMS Book Reviews! Let me know that you follow and I’ll come check you out and follow back! Q. It’s circle time. Time for us to open up and share. Can you tell us FIVE quirky habits or things about you? We all have them… 1. My blood… Read More »

Wondrous Words Wednesday

A meme hosted by BermudaOnion: Wondrous Words Wednesday is a weekly meme where we share new (to us) words that we’ve encountered in our reading.   I’ve never done this before because I rarely find words I don’t know but a read from a few weeks ago had lots so I wanted to share. Your Name… Read More »

Post 1000 – Celebration! – Giveaways!

This is my 1000th published post. I would have reached this earlier but I deleted a few posts a year ago that were sign ups for book challenges I never even read a single book for. I also have some drafts that aren’t ready to be published yet, they don’t count. I can’t believe it!… Read More »

Mailbox Monday – Mar. 23

Oops I missed a couple weeks of Mailbox Monday! Sorry everyone. I hope you all got wonderful books in the mail. Here’s what I received in the mail since the last time I did a MM post. Most if not all of them you’ve probably already seen in other posts. Check out other Mailbox Monday… Read More »

Book Bloggers Christmas Swap

Nymeth and Dewey are organizing the 2nd annual Book Bloggers Christmas Swap! If you are a book blogger and wish to participate, check out their posts and get signed up before November 18! What can you send? “What you have to do next is send that person a little something – it can be a… Read More »

The Boy From Earth by Richard Scrimger

Stars: **** Tundra Books published this book but I did not receive it as a review book. I just picked it up on my own. It was read for the Canadian Book challenge. It’s actually also the 4th in a series of which I haven’t read any of the first three. Oh well I like… Read More »