Tag Archives: Books

Blog Party Book Club Update – The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

So here’s what’s going on with the Blog Party Book Club. If everything had gone according to plan, we would have a bunch of people who are just finishing up the book and I would be posting some discussion questions … Continue reading

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Blog Party Book Club – What Should We Read First

So last week, I asked if anyone wanted to participate in a Blog Party Style Virtual Book Club and a bunch of people liked the idea so we are all set to go.  Now all we have to do is … Continue reading

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Rings for Spring Sale

The sun is out! The clocks have all sprung ahead and the huge piles of snow outside my window have started to melt. Not to tempt fate into giving us a late snowstorm or two but it definitely seems like … Continue reading

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Blog Party Book Club – Are You In?

One of my favorite things in the world is reading good books, followed very closely by discussing good books with fellow book lovers. Last month, I had a blast participating in the Accordion to Kellie Literary Heroine Blog Party and … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day with Great Irish Writers

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. I can already taste the corned beef and cabbage, not to mention my aunt’s to-die for Irish Soda Bread! To celebrate, I am giving this week’s Sale of the Week an Irish … Continue reading

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Saturday Spotlight: Of Fairy Windows and Handmade Treasures

I am starting a new feature here on my blog. Every Saturday, I want to spotlight some of the lovely and creative items that are being made by other artists on Etsy.  There  won’t be any real rhyme or reason … Continue reading

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Fictional Friends – In Defense of Re-Reading

It’s funny. There are more books in the world that I want to read than I will ever have the chance to read and yet, I am an unrepentant re-reader. There are just some books and series that I will … Continue reading

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Sale of the Week: Discount on Handmade Narnia Inspired Jewelry

It snowed again this weekend and,  from what I hear, we are expecting even more snow later on in the week. Since I am starting to suspect that Jadis, the White Witch from Narnia has set up operations somewhere nearby, … Continue reading

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Literary Heroine Blog Party

I am so thrilled to be a part of Accordion to Kellie’s Literary Heroine Blog Party and I can’t wait to meet and talk with all my fellow book lovers!  (Want to join the fun? Here’s all the information) Introduce … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce My rating: 2 of 5 stars In the interest of full disclosure, James Joyce and I have a somewhat complicated relationship. For all that I was born and … Continue reading

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