Category: Books

Giveaway: Northanger Soapworks! #AustenInAugustRBR

Welcome back, Janeites! As I mentioned at the top of yesterday’s guest post, today, Rachel of The Edge of the Precipice is here with a special giveaway for Austen in August: A $20 Gift Certificate from Northanger Soapworks! Here’s what Rachel says of them: “I… Continue Reading “Giveaway: Northanger Soapworks! #AustenInAugustRBR”

Giveaway: Lego Jane! #AustenInAugustRBR

Welcome back, Janeites! As I mentioned at the top of yesterday’s guest post, today, our friend Chris from Book Cougars is here with a special giveaway for Austen in August: Jane Austen Lego! All you have to do to be considered is: be a… Continue Reading “Giveaway: Lego Jane! #AustenInAugustRBR”

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is a philosophical memoir based on the life of its author, Robert M. Pirsig. In it, the protagonist and his son set out on a cross-country road trip, from Illinois through the great plains, up into the… Continue Reading “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig”

Snow Day Updates

The weather here in America’s hottest region has been strange this weekend, to say the least. It’s tens of degrees cooler than normal and we’re even getting snow in the mountains! Snow in late-May! It’s quite an event, let me tell you, and I’ve… Continue Reading “Snow Day Updates”

April is the Coolest Month

Hello, everyone, and Happy May Day! I had an incredibly active reading month in April, so I’m going to post the list of titles that I read (by genre) below, with very, very brief comments on each. I read a total of 16 titles,… Continue Reading “April is the Coolest Month”