BookTubeAThon July, 2018: Day 2 Update

Pages Read: 472 + 295 = 767 Books Completed: 2/7 Challenges Completed: Let a coin toss decide your first book. Complete! Read a book while wearing a hat the entire time.¬†Complete! Read a book with green on the cover. Complete! Read a book about something you want to do. Read a book with a beautiful … Continue reading BookTubeAThon July, 2018: Day 2 Update

BookTubeAThon July, 2018: Day 1 Update

Pages Read: 472 Books Completed: 1/7 Challenges Completed:¬† Let a coin toss decide your first book.¬†Complete! Read a book while wearing a hat the entire time. Read a book with green on the cover. Read a book about something you want to do. Read a book with a beautiful spine. Complete! Read and watch a … Continue reading BookTubeAThon July, 2018: Day 1 Update

Book Review: Island of the Mad by Laurie R. King

I know I just did a book review on Wednesday, but due to BookTubeAThon, expect a whole lot more book reviews in the next couple weeks (apologies, regular posts will continue soon). Anyway, this is the 15th book in the Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes suspense series. I have been following this series since I … Continue reading Book Review: Island of the Mad by Laurie R. King

Camp NaNoWriMo 2018: Day 27 (I Completed the Challenge!)

I'm done! I've completed my word count. At the end, I really started struggling with my book. I'll probably go back and do some rewrites. But I'm done! I can breath a sigh of relief finally! Daily Summary Words written today: 1,646 Total words written: 51,292/50,000 (I did it!) Goal words needed: 43,551/50,000 Difference: 7,741 … Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo 2018: Day 27 (I Completed the Challenge!)

Camp NaNoWriMo 2018: Day 26

I may or may not have gone to Barnes & Nobles today and bought way too many books...I will not confirm or deny. Basically, I was busy this morning and didn't get writing done until the afternoon. Again, I feel very irresponsible. I barely managed to get the minimum wordcount done, though I'm still writing … Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo 2018: Day 26

Book Review: Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery by Eric Metaxas

When I was about twelve, a movie by the title of Amazing Grace was released in 2006, starring Ioan Gruffudd, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Romola Garai. It tells the real story of William Wilberforce, who was the main instigator of abolishing the slave trade in Great Britain. I loved the movie. I had never heard of … Continue reading Book Review: Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery by Eric Metaxas