So, my first grown-up book of 2019 was Nomad of the Emirates by E.B. Dawson (I mentioned this in a previous post). This book was fantastic, and reminiscent of Ursula Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness, which I read last year at the recommendation of author Thomas Fenske. As in The Left Hand of … Continue reading Short Stories and Sci-fi – Stepping out of my comfort zone (and a book review!)
So, friends, I wrote this post back in mid-November, right after I returned to work after bedrest/maternity leave. I never got around to editing it and actually clicking "publish," apparently, but I still wanted to share the sentiment that reading saved my sanity so I decided to just publish as-is! ----------------------------- What happened to me … Continue reading Reading has saved my sanity! (Plus, where I’ve been these past months…)
2018 was... busy! Most importantly, my family gained a new member in my wonderful son, who is now three months old. His birth and the many, many hours spent nursing (and my stint on bedrest) enabled to me to read A TON, but not review a whole lot. Here are the stats: Goodreads Challenge: Goodreads … Continue reading 2018 Reading Recap and Welcome, 2019!