November reading round-up

# of books read: 10 audiobooks listened to: 3 total page count: 1,782 year total page count: 38,498 / 40,280 I didn't get as much reading in as I would have liked this month, because I was busy Nanowrimo'ing. https://www.instagram.com/p/BaMSFgSlJv2 At the beginning of the month I was still working my way through this stack … Continue reading November reading round-up

October reading round-up

# of books read: 11 audiobooks listened to: 2 horror novels read: 7 total page count: 3,149 year total page count: 38,498 https://www.instagram.com/p/BZbfuCrl616 The first book read this month was from the batch I got signed at the Boston Teen Author Festival.  Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe was just such a … Continue reading October reading round-up

3 on a theme: living houses

I am often reading between 3 and 5 books at the same time, and occasionally there’s a theme that might not be remarkable in one book… but when I see it in three books, I take notice. It's a common trope, the haunted house.  But not so common when the house becomes its own character... … Continue reading 3 on a theme: living houses

31 Days of Halloween, Days 14-15: Miss Peregrine & Sanctum

It's been a busy couple of days!  Last night I went to see Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, which isn't exactly a horror movie but it has some very creepy elements.  I loved all of the books - unfortunately, I can't say the same for the movie. If you have read the books, the … Continue reading 31 Days of Halloween, Days 14-15: Miss Peregrine & Sanctum