Reading Tips, Uncategorized

Audiobooks – A Busy Reader’s Blessing

I'm a slow reader. Scratch that. I'm a reader who likes to take her time. There, that sounds a bit more reassuring. In today's society, it's hard to be a slow reader. Whether you're a student who's assigned 12 books a semester, someone who has a job involving heavy research, or just an average Joe trying… Continue reading Audiobooks – A Busy Reader’s Blessing

Shakespeare Savvy, Uncategorized

Shakespeare Savvy – Visual Guides Save Lives

“And nothing is, but what is not.” - William Shakespeare, "Macbeth" Doth you knoweth the phrase above? Perhaps you have an idea... or maybe you've completely given up on the English language entirely. Don't worry, I get it. Shakespeare is definitely a man of many talents (one of those talents, being a great confusion to… Continue reading Shakespeare Savvy – Visual Guides Save Lives

Book Quotes, Uncategorized

John Steinbeck

"Maybe ever’body in the whole damn world is scared of each other." -- Of Mice and Men

Book Quotes, Uncategorized

Herman Melville

“I know not all that may be coming, but be it what it will, I'll go to it laughing.” -- Moby-Dick, or The Whale

Book Quotes, Uncategorized

R.J. Palacio

“I think there should be a rule that everyone in the world should get a standing ovation at least once in their lives.” -- Wonder

Book Quotes, Uncategorized

Margaret Atwood

"We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. We lived in the gaps between the stories." -- The Handmaid's Tale