• New Picture Books Worth Reading - 2022 Picture Books

    new PICTURE BOOKS worth checking out

    A few years ago I did regular round ups of good picture books and since then I’ve been finding good picture books harder and harder to find. BUT I’ve made it my mission to be a resource for those looking for good picture books for their kids. I read through a large number of picture books published this year and today I have five picture books to share with you! The next time I have five picture books I’ll share…


    book memes that SUM UP MY LIFE

    Book memes are always fun so I have a blast picking out a few to share with you for the weekend. Let me know if you can relate to any of these! Anyone else rate books on how they make you feel or the sheer enjoyment level when they are reading it? I 100% do! Honestly, I don’t have many hobbies but I have a bunch related to books (buying, researching, reading, talking about . . .). I have five…

  • SALE

    great AMAZON book sale

    Amazon (.com, sorry to my fellow Canadians, it’s not for us) is having a great sale on books right now! Many of the books are on sale plus they have a save $5 when you spend $20 on certain books which makes it even better. A few books I’ve mentioned recently (some I’ve read, some I’m interested in reading) are on sale including: Plus lots and lots more books, check out the full list of save $5 when you spend…

  • You've Got Mail Readathon Announcement

    YOU’VE GOT MAIL READATHON – announcement details and giveaway

    I am so excited to share about the You’ve Got Mail Readathon! I watch the movie each year and thought it would be fun to create a readathon based on it. In addition, I’m also going to be doing a giveaway for a $25 gift card, because why not!? (Also, as of writing this there is still time to enter August’s giveaway.) PROMPTS You only have to complete one of the prompts to participate in the readathon but I thought…


    STEELHEART spoilery vlog

    My Patreon spoilery vlog book this month is Steelheart and I couldn’t wait to get started on another Sanderson series! It was so fun to film my thought process and then watch it as I was editing and see the places where I was right and the places I was so wrong. Sanderson brought some fun twists in that I didn’t see coming and I really enjoyed that. Join the Windy Poplars tier on Patreon to get access to this…

  • Old Favorites Made Modern - a modern Anne of Green Gables

    old FAVORITES made modern

    You know when you are really enjoying a book and you wish you could just have more of it? Today I have two fun resources for you where you can continue your enjoyment of two different books! The Lizzie Bennet Diaries I feel like lots of people have probably heard of this first one, and that is The Lizzie Bennet Diaries. If you enjoyed Pride and Prejudice (or even if you didn’t!) I think you’ll love The Lizzie Bennet Diaries.…