Month: December 2015

Tweet-Worthy Authors | My Bookish Plans for 2016

Posted December 31, 2015 by MC / 8 Comments

Categories: Bookish Thoughts, Tweet-Worthy Authors

Becky Albertalli

Ami Allen-Vath

Ksenia Anske

David Arnold

Victoria Aveyard

Leigh Bardugo

Kelly Barnhill

Brooks Benjamin

Wesley Chu

Susan Dennard

S. Usher Evans

Neil Gaiman

Emily Henry

S. A. Hunt

S. Jae-Jones

Amie Kaufman

Elise Kova

Jay Kristoff

Tahereh Mafi

Carrie Mesrobian

Sylvain Neuvel

Sam Sykes

Kiersten White

Alyssa Wong

Sonja Yoerg

Jeff Zentner

Will you join me in 2016 and show these authors some love? Do you have any other favorite “tweet-worthy authors?” I would love to see this list grow and grow!

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When authors love their readers just as much as their readers love them…..

…..blame it on the books.

Books I Still Haven’t Read | My Bookish Plans for 2016

Posted December 30, 2015 by MC in Bookish Thoughts / 10 Comments
Books I Still Haven’t Read | My Bookish Plans for 2016

Hey, howdy, hey! (Just channeled Woody from Toy Story for a minute there…) It’s that time of year where everyone starts making reading goals for the new year! Well, I am very much a mood reader, so I have a hard time setting very specific reading goals for myself. But for 2015, I picked a couple of books / series that I feel like everyone in the world has read […]

My Bookish Plans for 2016 | Announcement

Posted December 29, 2015 by MC in Bookish Thoughts / 4 Comments
My Bookish Plans for 2016 | Announcement

Hello world! With the craziness of the holiday season drawing to a close, I have been thinking a lot about what my plans will be for next year. I didn’t really have any plans for my blog for 2015 – my main goal was just to start a blog, and I did! I have been seeing a lot of people posting their goals for 2016 lately, and I’m not so […]

Guest of the Month Club | Guest Post by Wren @ Books In My Suitcase

Posted December 27, 2015 by MC in Featured Bloggers, Guest of the Month Club / 0 Comments
Guest of the Month Club | Guest Post by Wren @ Books In My Suitcase

Guest of the Month Club was created by Emily at Emily Reads Everything. To see all of the club members, click here. Hi everyone! For today’s Guest of the Month Club post, I want to welcome Wren of Books in My Suitcase, who is here to talk about her favorite holiday traditions! Take it away Wren! My family isn’t the sort that establishes traditions, so I have to establish traditions for […]

Make Me Read It Episode 2 | Bianca @ The Ultimate Fangirl: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Make Me Read It Episode 2 | Bianca @ The Ultimate Fangirl: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Learn more about Make Me Read It here! Hi everyone! Welcome to the another episode of my Make Me Read It feature!!!! Today I have some very special guests with me here on my blog. First, we have the wonderful Bianca of The Ultimate Fangirl. She was one of the very first people to sign up for this feature, and I am so excited to have her here today. I have really enjoyed […]

Sunday Street Team: The Year of Lightning | Interview with Ryan Dalton

Posted December 20, 2015 by MC in Author Interviews, Giveaways, Sunday Street Team / 3 Comments
Sunday Street Team: The Year of Lightning | Interview with Ryan Dalton

Sunday Street Team was created by the amazing Nori at ReadWriteLove28. To sign up to join the team, click here. Title: The Year of Lightning Author: Ryan Dalton Synopsis: When 15-year-old twins Malcolm and Valentine Gilbert moved to a new town, they never imagined that the old house across the street could bring them so much trouble. A secret machine has reawakened inside, with the power to pierce time itself. Meanwhile, lightning storms are breaking […]

Late Night Friday Reads 12/18/15

Posted December 19, 2015 by MC in Friday Reads / 0 Comments
Late Night Friday Reads 12/18/15

Well, this Friday Reads is so late at night that is might actually be Saturday by the time this goes up. Oh well. I just didn’t have any time to write this earlier today. This weekend I am hoping to make a dent in my TBR, because I still want to finish 11 more books before the end of the year. Will I do it??? I honestly have no idea… […]

Top 5 Wednesday 12/16/15: Top 5 Books to Read by the Fire

Posted December 16, 2015 by MC in Top 5 Wednesday / 0 Comments
Top 5 Wednesday 12/16/15: Top 5 Books to Read by the Fire

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey at gingerreadslainey. To check out everyone in the T5W family, click here! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I love the holiday season, and sometimes there is nothing better than curling up with a good book and getting all cozy on a cold winter night. Where I live, we have been having a pretty warm December (totally not complaining), so I won’t be […]

Make Me Read It Episode 1 | Tamara @ Tamaraniac: Alcatraz vs. the Evil Librarians

Posted December 7, 2015 by MC in Featured Bloggers, Make Me Read It / 2 Comments
Make Me Read It Episode 1 | Tamara @ Tamaraniac:  Alcatraz vs. the Evil Librarians

Learn more about Make Me Read It here! Hi everyone! Welcome to the inaugural post for my new Make Me Read It feature!!!! Today I have two very special guests with me here on my blog. First, we have the lovely Tamara of Tamaraniac. I can’t think of a better person to help me introduce this new feature. I am always looking for new books to read, and when I […]

Late Night Friday Reads 12/4/15

Posted December 4, 2015 by MC in Friday Reads / 0 Comments
Late Night Friday Reads 12/4/15

Happy Friday! And let me tell you, I don’t think there has ever been a more appropriate time for the phrase TGIF. I am exhausted this week. We have a giant event coming up at work and I am organizing the whole thing myself. It is a TON of work. But now it is the weekend and I get to read! In case you missed my ridiculous December TBR post […]