Now that school is (thankfully) winding down, I have started my giant reading list for my summer programs. Honestly, I love this kind of stuff because I am an academic at heart (& soul) but without this kind of professional development in the summer my mind would just waste away watching Netflix or something else [...]
I'm a big reader, but until I started this list I didn't actually realize how many books I manage to read in a year. I quite honestly thought I was low on the numbers because I'm so busy during the school year but this list has shown me that is anything but true! I do [...]
For starters, if you love the HBO series The Handmaid's Tale then you really need to read the book by Margaret Atwood. But if you are already past that point then I have the next book for you: The Red Tent by Anita Diamond! Read more: Book Review! The Handmaid’s Tale The gist is that The [...]
Each summer my husband and I pick a book out for each other that we have to read. It's a fun little tradition we have done every year we've been together (read HERE for information about our past summer book swaps). It really forces us out of our traditional literary comfort zone and provides common [...]
A book review for China in Ten Words by Yu Hua.