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Wishlist Wednesday #17: Parodies – An Anthology from Chaucer to Beerbohm — And After by Dwight Macdonald

Wishlist Wednesday #17: Parodies – An Anthology from Chaucer to Beerbohm — And After by Dwight Macdonald

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. My husband and I found this on a trip to the Newberry Library’s Book Fair sale, which takes place in Chicago on the last week of July every year. We’re literature nerds, so we thought having an anthology of parodies sounded perfect. Can’t wait to read this! Title: Parodies – An…

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Wishlist Wednesday #16: The Immortal Hunter by Lynsay Sands

Wishlist Wednesday #16: The Immortal Hunter by Lynsay Sands

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m slowly making my way through the Argeneau series. They’re fun for a quick read and you basically know what you’re getting into for each one. They tend to have some mystery/thriller aspects to offset the romance, so overall, I can always expect a decent enjoyable story from them. Interested…

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Wishlist Wednesday #15: Fruits Basket, Vol 2 by Natsuki Takaya

Wishlist Wednesday #15: Fruits Basket, Vol 2 by Natsuki Takaya

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. A lot of my friends in high school and college were obsessed with this show, so when I needed a new manga to read, I decided to check out the first volume of Fruits Basket. (The fact that my library had all the volumes was also a factor.) I found…

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Wishlist Wednesday #14: Midnight’s Daughter by Karen Chance

Wishlist Wednesday #14: Midnight’s Daughter by Karen Chance

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I LOVE Karen Chance’s Cassie Palmer series, so I’ll basically read anything by her. I’ve also heard awesome things about Midnight’s Daughter from a few friends, so this one is definitely on the wishlist. Title: Midnight’s Daughter Author: Karen Chance Series: Dorina Basarab, Book 1 Publisher: NAL Paperback: 373 pages Summary…

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Wishlist Wednesday #13: The Color Master: Stories by Aimee Bender

Wishlist Wednesday #13: The Color Master: Stories by Aimee Bender

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m taking this loosely and sharing books that I can’t wait to read. I’ve been in a short story mood recently, and I’ve heard that some of these stories have elements of magical realism in them, which always intrigues me. I’m definitely looking forward to grabbing a copy of this…

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Wishlist Wednesday #12: The Authentics by Abdi Nazemian

Wishlist Wednesday #12: The Authentics by Abdi Nazemian

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m taking this loosely and sharing books that I can’t wait to read. I’m loving all the diverse voices we’re getting this year, and The Authentics is no different! I’m interested to see how this story plays out and how it explores the concept of identity, which is a super…

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Wishlist Wednesday #11: A Spell for Chameleon by Piers Anthony

Wishlist Wednesday #11: A Spell for Chameleon by Piers Anthony

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m taking this loosely and sharing books that I can’t wait to read. I am a huge epic fantasy fan and yet still have somehow not read Piers Anthony’s Xanth series. I definitely want to fix that sometime soon, which is why A Spell for Chameleon is on my wish…

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Wishlist Wednesday #10: The Laughing Corpse by Laurell K. Hamilton

Wishlist Wednesday #10: The Laughing Corpse by Laurell K. Hamilton

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m taking this loosely and sharing books that I can’t wait to read. I was lucky enough to win Guilty Pleasures from Goodreads FirstReads — I just finished it and really, really enjoyed it! How have I not started this series before now?! Definitely looking forward to reading the sequel….

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The Reading Quest Sign up – Andrew

The Reading Quest Sign up – Andrew

This is another challenge from Aentee at Read at Midnight! Summer is almost over, and I’m getting ready to head back to teaching, so it’s time to read as many books as I can before I have no more free time. And CW at Read, Think, Ponder did a great job with the artwork, I love it! The quest will take place between Sunday 13th August to Sunday 10th September, 2017. All adventurers are encouraged to register their interest in…

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The Reading Quest Sign Up – Alyssa

The Reading Quest Sign Up – Alyssa

This is another challenge from Aentee at Read at Midnight! Summer is almost over, so I think it’s just about the right time to have a fun reading challenge to really motivate me to get some books finished. And CW at Read, Think, Ponder did the amazing artwork for this quest — well done, lady! The quest will take place between Sunday 13th August to Sunday 10th September, 2017. All adventurers are encouraged to register their interest in the sign…

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