Category: Books

What Did You Read in 2013? – Part One

Our Social Media Manager shares Part One of her 2013 reading list… Hi Everyone! If you’ve been following my blog posts for a while, you might remember that I decided to take part in the 2013 Reading Challenge on goodreads.com. Here’s Part One of my reading list from this year (in order of completion): Marbles: […]

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What Are You Reading in November?

Check out our Social Media Manager’s reading list for the month of November…   Hi Everyone! It’s almost the end of November, which means I’m almost out of time to reach my reading goal for 2013. So far, I’ve read 50 books – which fulfilled my initial goal for this year, but since I’m a […]

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What Are You Reading in November?

Check out our Social Media Manager’s reading list for the month of November… Hi Everyone! It’s almost the end of November, which means I’m almost out of time to reach my reading goal for 2013. So far, I’ve read 50 books – which fulfilled my initial goal for this year, but since I’m a bit […]

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October Reading List

Hi Everyone! It’s October and for this month’s reading blog, I thought I would put together a list of some of my favorite books from the science fiction, fantasy, and dystopian genres.  All of the books on this list I’ve read already, but they’re definitely good enough to read more than once! Here’s the list: […]

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September Reading List: Pirates!

In celebration of International Talk Like a Pirate Day (Sept. 19), I’ve decided to share a reading list of pirate related books.  Most of these books are historical accounts of actual pirates, like Captain Kidd and Edward Teach (a.k.a., Blackbeard), but there are also a couple works of fiction as well, including the classic Treasure Island by […]

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Book Lover’s Day: August 9, 2013

In celebration of Book Lover’s Day, I thought I would share some reading lists that I’ve compiled from other books.  I find it really fascinating when a main character from a book makes references to real books.  It helps me to really connect with the main character because it brings a piece of the real […]

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What Are You Reading in July?

Hi Everyone! At the end of last month and the beginning of this month, I took a mini-break from reading and tried to catch up on two of my favorite TV shows, Once Upon A Time (Season 2) and Doctor Who (Season 3 – 10th Doctor).  Both of these shows also have book tie-ins which […]

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What Are You Reading in June?

Hi Everyone! This month I’m going to a book signing and talk by English author, Neil Gaiman, where he will discuss his new book, The Ocean at the End of the Lane (available on June 18, 2013).  I’ve been looking forward to this event for months now, so I’ve decided to dedicate my entire June […]

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What Are You Reading in May?

Hi Everyone! This weekend is Mother’s Day and if your mom loves books, you can take her to LitFest Pasadena.  This event is free and takes place on Saturday, May 11, from 10am to 5pm in Pasadena’s Central Park (located at 275 S. Raymond Ave.).  According to the event website, “LitFest Pasadena is a celebratory […]

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What Are You Reading in April?

Hi Everyone! There are quite a few literary observances/events happening this month, but I thought I would share just a couple.  The first is National Library Week (April 14-20), which is sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries all across the country.  The purpose of this month is to “celebrate the contributions of our nation’s […]

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