Top Ten Books On My Spring TBR List

This week, The Broke and the Bookish bring us this Top Ten Tuesday. This one was actually easier for me to write than most—I just had to look at all the unread books on my shelf and write them down…and add a few that I’d like to reread 🙂 On Writing – Stephen King. I’ve…

My name is Bridget, and I have a problem.

I am addicted to books. Obviously, this is something I would expect most of you to understand, which is why I’m writing it here. A few days ago, I spent about a lot of money—much, much more than I can afford right now, which is about $0—on five new books from Amazon. I finally bought…

New books!

I have recently come into possession of five new books, thanks to my boyfriend’s parents, who gave me a very generous gift card to Barnes and Noble! I went out today and got three Stephen King novels (The Stand, The Regulators, and Desperation), Villette by Charlotte Brontë, and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë.…

Reading Resolutions 2012

Happy New Year! In the spirit of New Year’s tradition (not to mention the fact that I’ve made resolutions for just about every facet of my life for 2012), here are my Reading Resolutions for 2012: Read 50 books. I only made it to 46 in 2011, according to Shelfari. Boo. Read The Chronicles of…

Evelina FI

#958: Evelina – Fanny Burney

I just finished reading Evelina for a class I’m taking called “Jane Austen and Her Contemporaries.” Quite honestly, I took the class primarily so I would have an excuse to read all of Jane Austen’s novels (again). Evelina was the first novel we read for the class. The story follows Evelina, a young girl whose…