Category: 2022 TBR Pile Challenge

September Checkpoint #TBR2022RBR

Hello, TBR Pile Challengers!  As of this drafting (September 12th), we have 160 posts linked-up for this challenge. Bravo!  I wonder if you might take a moment to leave a comment this month and share your favorite book from this year’s challenge? If you’ve completed your… Continue Reading “September Checkpoint #TBR2022RBR”

A Book of Common Prayer by Joan Didion

A Book of Common Prayer is the story of two American women in the derelict Central American nation of Boca Grande. Grace Strasser-Mendana controls much of the country’s wealth and knows virtually all of its secrets; Charlotte Douglas knows far too little. “Immaculate of… Continue Reading “A Book of Common Prayer by Joan Didion”

What I Read in August 2022

Hello readers! August 2022 at Roof Beam Reader was devoted to all things Jane Austen. I was, however, doing a lot of reading that was not Austen or Austen-related, so I thought I’d share a quick recap of that reading here, with teeny tiny… Continue Reading “What I Read in August 2022”

August Checkpoint #TBR2022RBR

Greetings, TBR Pile Challengers!  Y’all! We have more than 150 posts linked-up for this challenge! How incredible is that? I hear summer is coming to a close; students and teachers are returning to school, and many are eagerly awaiting the autumn season. Count me… Continue Reading “August Checkpoint #TBR2022RBR”

Crush by Richard Siken

I read Richard Siken’s Crush mostly on the recommendation of a co-worker, though I’ve owned the collection for quite some time (as evidenced by the fact that it ended up on my TBR Pile Challenge list this year!) I’m glad to have read it,… Continue Reading “Crush by Richard Siken”