Category: 2022 TBR Pile Challenge

Chicago Poems by Carl Sandburg #TBR2022RBR

Carl Sandburg’s Chicago Poems has been absolute stunner. I’m going to start by admitting that I had only read one or two Sandburg poems prior to this collection, the popular ones that are often found in class texts or major anthologies. I also didn’t… Continue Reading “Chicago Poems by Carl Sandburg #TBR2022RBR”

The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson #TBR2022RBR

According to my Goodreads account, I read Isabel Wilkerson’s Caste on December 30, 2020. I searched my blog for a review, but I had the same trouble with that one as I’m having with The Warmth of Other Suns, which is that it’s hard… Continue Reading “The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson #TBR2022RBR”

March Checkpoint! #TBR2022RBR

Hello, TBR Pile Challengers!  Welcome to our third checkpoint for this year’s TBR Pile Challenge! We already have more than 70 reviews/checkpoints linked up on our Mr. Linky, which is excellent! Well done to all of you. I hope you continue to read and… Continue Reading “March Checkpoint! #TBR2022RBR”

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

Jesmyn Ward’s Salvage the Bones has been on my radar since its publication over a decade ago, but somehow this one, Sing, Unburied, Sing, was the first of her novels that I bought, and thus it has been on my actual (physical) TBR pile… Continue Reading “Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward”

A People’s History of the United States

I have long wanted to read Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States; in fact, I think I’ve owned my copy for at least a decade. Many things kept me from picking it up, from its length to the fact that it’s… Continue Reading “A People’s History of the United States”