Audiobooks, Book Lists, Features

Great Audiobook Narrators, Part 1

"Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them."— Lemony Snicket Picking a good audiobook isn't just about picking the right book. It's about picking a voice you can listen to for the next 12 hours. I've written about it before, but a narrator can make or break an audiobook. Struggling to find… Continue reading Great Audiobook Narrators, Part 1

Book Reviews, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Popular Posts

Old Book, New Review: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

Title: The Pillars of the Earth Author: Ken Follett My rating: 4 / 5 Genre: Historical Fiction TL;DR: For more conservative readers, there will definitely be some sections to skip over (sex, rape, violence etc.). However, despite these flaws, Follett's world is so captivating and the drama of the cathedral's construction is so captivating, that if you love being sucked… Continue reading Old Book, New Review: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

Features, Musings

4 Tips for Reaching Your 2017 Reading Goals

I am a firm believer in New Year's Resolutions. Sure, we could technically make new resolutions any time, but let's be honest: who really does? The turning of the new year signals the turning over of a new leaf. There's something good and fresh about taking stock of the previous year and making the conscious decision to… Continue reading 4 Tips for Reaching Your 2017 Reading Goals