Nickel and Dimed Review

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich Series: Standalone Genres: Nonfiction, Social Issues, Poverty, Adult Published: August 2, 2011 Retail Price: $16.00 Rating: 4/5 starts Synopsis "Our sharpest and most original social critic goes "undercover" as an unskilled worker to reveal the dark side of American prosperity. Millions of Americans work full time, year round, for poverty-level wages. In …

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Listify Tuesday #18: Bookish Confessions

Hey, everyone! How are you today? Today we are spilling my bookish secrets. Some have been featured in my previous posts but I am officially coming clean today. 1. I haven't read the first Hunger Games book I guess I should just say it now for every one of these confessions, but don't shoot me! I …

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Searching Saturday #18: Same Amount of Pages

Hey, everyone! How are you today? Today is week 4 for August's scavenger hunt.  Last week's topic was to find a book with an author that's last name started with the same letter was week 2's author. This week's topic is: Find a book that has approximately the same amount of pages as last week's book …

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1984 Review

Author: George Orwell Series: Standalone Genres: Science Fiction, Dystopia, Classic, Literature Published: June 8, 1949 Retail Price: $5.95 Rating: 1/5 stars Synopsis "1984 has come and gone, but George Orwell's prophetic, nightmarish vision in 1949 of the world we were becoming is timelier than ever. 1984 is still the great modern classic of "Negative Utopia" - a startlingly original …

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Listify Tuesday #17: Favorite Male Characters

Hey, everyone! How are you today? Like I said last week, this week's post would be about my favorite male characters across all genres. I'm purposely not included my bookish boyfriends because well... That's too easy and I already have a post about that. So let's go 1. Noah Czerny The reason why I like …

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Searching Saturday #17: Same Last Name Initial

Hey, everyone! How are you today? This is week 3 of August's scavenger. Last week's topic was find a book with the same color background as week one's book. Eventually, this is going to be hard to explain haha. This week's topic is: Find a book with written by an author whose last name starts with …

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The Handmaid’s Tale Review

Author: Margaret Atwood Genres: Classic, Sci-Fi, Dystopia, Feminism Series: Standalone Published: March 16, 1998 Retail Price: $15.95 Rating: 4.75 Synopsis "Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words …

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