Updated Bookish Sites

So I’m pretty sure I ranted here before about my disenchantment with Goodreads/Amazon.  Now don’t get me wrong, I’m a prime member, and I order a lot of household stuff, things I just can’t get out to the store for, hard to find things, etc.  I just limit the books I purchase from the site…

A Little Help Choosing…

  So I’ve seen these in several articles/blogs and I finally decided to give it a try.  I re-purposed a pickle jar (the lid still stinks of pickles, lol) and used some supplies left over from my kids’ various projects. And then my kid found me and decided to help 🙂 I wrote down all the…

Review: Lumberjanes, Volume 1: Beware The Kitten Holy

Title: Lumberjanes, Volume 1: Beware The Kitten Holy Author: Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis Illustrator: Brooke Allen Published: 2017 Page Count: 128 Read Date: August 10-20, 2017 Description: Five best friends spending the summer at Lumberjane scout camp…defeating yetis, three-eyed wolves, and giant falcons…what’s not to love?! Friendship to the max! Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five best pals…

Dry August…

…haven’t sat down to read or write this month.  There’s a partial reason. As some of you may have read, I lost my sweet kitty a few weeks back.  He was nearly 18 and it broke my heart to let him go.  So on a random Friday, my daughter and myself walked the dog in…

This Is Why I Have Strict Loaning Policies…

…because people never give your things back I a timely fashion, in the same condition they were loaned in–or at all!  Seriously I don’t have a problem with loaning my books, if you follow my rules.  But people inevitable never follow the rules.   Exhibit #1:   A while back we did a wholesale spring cleaning of…

And this is why I can never be left to my own devices in places that sell books and/or stationary. I’m supposed to be on a buying ban.  And hubby, bless, just enables me.  Well, I’ve got a few more crossed off the ever-growing wishlist. Original post: Virago77.booklikes.com/post/1587024/post

Review: Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix

Title: Harry Potter And The Order of The Phoenix Author: J. K. Rowling Narrator: Stephen Fry Published: 2010 Listen Time: 01:05:12:03 Read Date:  July 19-31, 2017 Description: Dark times have come to Hogwarts. After the Dementors’ attack on his cousin Dudley, Harry Potter knows that Voldemort will stop at nothing to find him. There are many who deny the Dark Lord’s…

Done with Goodreads

Hey, did you all know, that Barnes & Noble is no longer considered a legitimate source of book information as far as Goodreads, or any other Amazon owned outlet is concerned? If you go to a goodreads librarian and ask them to update/add/change info for a book and use B&N as a source, they will…