Read my recap and reflections on my Year of Historical Reading. And check out my favorite books read this year!
Category: Year of Historical Reading
Year of Historical Reading – December Update
Do you typically read holiday books in December? Read my new post on my Year of Historical Reading update and learn about three holiday historical fiction books to put on your to be read list!
Year of Historical Reading – November Update
The November update for my Year of Historical Reading is here. Read the post to learn about the fantastic historical novels and nonfiction books that I read this past month!
Travel with Books – Virginia Mysteries
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.
Year of Historical Reading – October Update
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.
Year of Historical Reading – September Update
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!
Year of Historical Reading – August Update
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!
Year of Historical Reading – July update
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!
Favorite Books of the Year – so far
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!
Year of Historical Reading – June Update
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.