Watch my new Travel with Books video about the Virginia Mysteries series. I interviewed the author, Steven K. Smith, and learned about his inspiration for writing these middle-grade novels about Virginia history.
The October update of my Year of Historical Reading is now posted. During October, I focused on rereading the entire Anne of Green Gables series, along with several additional related books. I highly recommend a reread of a favorite from childhood if you're stressed or trying to find comfort during this challenging time.
Read my new post about my September reads. It was a tough reading month for me, with only four books finished. I am hoping that October will provide me more time to read!
A new month means it is time for my monthly update on my Year of Historical Reading. I read mostly books about the Battle of Gettysburg this month. Read my new post and see which book I now recommend to everyone! Also be sure to sign up to receive my monthly newsletter, which will begin this week!
Today's new post is the July update for my Year of Historical Reading. See what changes I made to my reading this month so I could get through more of my unread shelves!
We are a little over halfway through the year - thank goodness. I think it’s safe to say that everyone on the whole planet will be happy once 2020 is over. One thing has been good about this year, I have read more than I ever have - 61 books to date! Read my new post about the best books I have read this year so far!
July 1st marks the halfway point of 2020, and while this year hasn’t gone according to plan for anyone, I am making good progress on my goal to read 100 books and to keep my reading around 85% historical fiction and nonfiction. Read my new post about the June update to my Year of Historical Reading and see what changes I am making to my reading for the rest of the year.
Read my new post about the May update to my Year of Historical Reading! I read several great historical fiction books this month, including one book publishing tomorrow, and several outside of the historical genre. I am in two different book clubs so it is nice to read outside of my favorite genre occasionally. Check out the post today!
Read my new post about the April update to my Year of Historical Reading! So far, I have met my target for reading at least 85% historical fiction or nonfiction. This month, there were several books that wowed me!
Read my March update on my Year of Historical Reading!