Genre: 19th Century

Teaser Tuesday & Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Book To Movie Adaptations I’m Looking Forward To Watching

Posted November 10, 2015 by @Angelized_1st in Memes, Teaser Tuesday, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Teaser Tuesday & Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Book To Movie Adaptations I’m Looking Forward To Watching

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! […]

Book Review: Envy (The Luxe Series) by Anna Godbersen

Book Review: Envy (The Luxe Series) by Anna Godbersen

The Good…: Envy, the third book in Anna Godbersen’s The Luxe series picks up two months after Elizabeth Holland’s “rescue.” The truth is only something only a handful of people know. While society waits for Liz to reenter society, Elizabeth is struggling with a broken heart and wondering how she can go on under the […]

Book Review: The Luxe (A Luxe Novel) by Anna Godbersen

Book Review: The Luxe (A Luxe Novel) by Anna Godbersen

The Good…: Anna Godbersen’s writing reminds me of Edith Wharton’s when she wrote The Age of Innocence. Like that older novel, The Luxe depicts New York’s high society. Set in the 19th century, sisters Elizabeth and Diana Holland try to navigate the treacherous waters of the rich and famous. Following the death of their father, […]

Book Review: The Last Ride of Caleb O’Toole

Book Review: The Last Ride of Caleb O’Toole

  The Good…: I read this book with my 5th grade students and they were completely sucked into the novel. So much so, that they didn’t balk at having reading for homework, and doing extensive writing about some of the novel’s themes and events. The book also helped reenforce what they’ve learned all school year […]