December 2015 Wrap-up

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass and what Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll Read if You’re in the Mood For: Classic, Children’s, Fiction, Fantasy, a whimsical adventure Click to Read Review of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Click to Read Review of Through the Looking-Glass and what Alice Found There The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate…

Book Review: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events #1) by Lemony Snicket

Book Title/Author: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events #1) by Lemony Snicket Publisher/Year: September 1999 by Scholastic, Inc. Genre: Children’s, Fiction, Fantasy, Middle Grade, Series: #1 from A Series of Unfortunate Events Format: Hardcover Source: Gifted View on Goodreads “I’m sorry to say that the book you are holding in your hands is extremely unpleasant. It tells…

Book Review: Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman

Book Title/Author: Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman Publisher/Year: September 17th 2013 by HarperCollins (first published January 1st 2013) Genre: Children’s, Fiction, Fantasy, Humour Series: N/A Format: Softcover (& gifted a hardcover copy) Source: Owned View on Goodreads “ “I bought the milk,” said my father. “I walked out of the corner shop, and heard a noise like…

Everything Alice!

The timeless children’s book, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is 150 years old this year and to celebrate this I have picked up a new Complete Works copy for my personal library, reread Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, and Thursday night I went to a theatre production of Through the Looking-Glass.  Since…

Book Review: Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There by Lewis Carroll

Book Title/Author: Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, from The Complete Alice by Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel (Illustrations)  Publisher/Year: Published September 15th 2015 by Henry Holt and Co. Genre: Classic, Children’s, Fiction, Fantasy Series: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Format: Hardcover Source: Owned View on Goodreads “In 1865, English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-1898), aka Lewis Carroll, wrote a fantastical…

Book Review: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Book Title/Author: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, from The Complete Alice by Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel (Illustrations)  Publisher/Year: Published September 15th 2015 by Henry Holt and Co. Genre: Classic, Children’s, Fiction, Fantasy Series: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Format: Hardcover Source: Owned View on Goodreads “One day, a young girl named Alice is sitting on the riverbank with her sister, when she…

December Top 5 TBR

This month I have seven books on my tentative to-read list. Realistically, I do not know if I will be able to read all seven because I have been in a bit of a reading slump lately.  So instead of dedicating myself to all seven,  I will dedicate myself to five and not set myself…

November 2015 Wrap-up

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Read if You’re in the Mood For: Historical Fiction, Young Adult, World War II, Holocaust, tear-jerker Click to Read Full Review The Sculptor by Scott McCloud Read if You’re in the Mood For: Graphic Novels, Fantasy, Adult Fiction, Magical Realism, Romance, fast read, beautifully detailed illustrations Amazing Illustrations But Only 2 Star…