Underrated Classics: Recommendations & TBR

As I was putting together this post, I realized I might not have a good sense of which classics are actually more obscure or not because I’ve heard of a lot of books. There were definitely a few that came up on my list that kind of shocked me. Probably because my view what is […]

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Where to Start With Historical Fiction

Recently, I received a question from a reader who was looking to get started reading historical fiction, and it got me thinking about what books I would recommend to anyone in a similar situation. I basically started out reading historical fiction – my first foray into adult literature was reading all of the Philippa Gregory […]

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Recommended Reading | Epic Standalones

When it comes to sci-fi and fantasy, it seems like everything is part of a series nowadays. And don’t get me wrong, I love series. A lot of my favorite books are part of a series. But there is something special about a truly epic story that’s all wrapped up in a single book. Today, […]

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Recommended Reading | Scintillating Series Starters

Warning: This post is entirely science fiction and fantasy. Which wasn’t exactly what I was going for when I started writing it, but, hey, most of my favorite series are science fiction and fantasy. And I’m (mostly) totally okay with that. Because let’s be honest, they make for amazing long stories. These are all first […]

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Recommended Reading | Black History Month

I know this is a little late in the month to be getting this post up, but I still wanted to share a few of my favorite books that are perfect for Black History Month. Although, let’s be honest: these books are perfect any time of the year. Personally, I think they’re all amazing pieces […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Books to Read if Your Book Club Likes Historical Fiction

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is all about book clubs. More specifically, Books to Read if Your Book Club Likes (blank). I decided to go with historical fiction, because I think historical fiction books are always great picks for book clubs. Out of all the books I’ve read in my personal book club, at least […]

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Top Ten Tuesday | Books I Read Because of Recommendations

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is all about books I read because of recommendations. This is a difficult topic, because I’m always the one doing the recommending! That said, there are some books I’ve read because of recommendations, and you can check them all out down below. The first three are books that were personally […]

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