TTT: Mid-Year Best Books

TTT: Mid-Year Best Books

Whee! School is out and hellooooo, summertime! Not to say that I won't be busy. Far from it. Why, just today I'm probably still packing--or making sure I've packed--for my two-week trip to Morocco. I mean, seriously...do I take books? My Kindle? But won't I need Days of Blood and Starlight as a reference guide [...]

TTT: Yearly Favorites

TTT: Yearly Favorites

I often get asked what my favorite book is, but because this is SUCH a vague statement to a bibliophile...mostly people just get blank stares. No, seriously, how do you even start to choose? When I get this question, I respond by asking them to be more specific. "Which year? Which genre? Which author? Published [...]

TTT: Don’t Touch My Books

TTT: Don’t Touch My Books

Aww, I'm kind of a share-y person when it comes to books. I pretty much try to get my older students into the same books I'm in just so we can have discussions in afterschool or something. And, I'd like to mention that my success rate is pretty high when it comes to knowing what [...]

TTT: Books With Movie Rep

TTT: Books With Movie Rep

Big reputation, big reputation, you and me got big reputations ohhhh... (I COULDN'T HELP IT) There are just some books out there that definitely gained some good rep because of the movies that came out. I, for one, have been enjoying a few movies more than the books themselves lately, and it got me thinking [...]