Quarterly Roundup: Jul’-Sep’ 20

How is it still 2020, y’all?? This has been the longest year of my life, and my reading isn’t really reflecting that! I’m on track to read less than I did last year – which is fine. I really want to prioritize reading the books that I want to read. I feel like I was on autopilot during Q3, and I’m not 100% thrilled with my reading choices. That said, I read some amazing books and can’t wait to hear what you thought about them, too!

Continue reading “Quarterly Roundup: Jul’-Sep’ 20”

My Year of Rest and Relaxation: August Book Club by A Resources

Ottessa Moshfegh‘s award-winning novel, My Year of Rest and Relaxation, is the Book Club by A pick for the month of July! I personally absolutely loved this curious novel, and I can’t wait to discuss it with all of you over at @bookmarkedbya. And be sure to check out the resources below to learn a bit more about Ottessa and her newest novel!

Continue reading “My Year of Rest and Relaxation: August Book Club by A Resources”

Quarterly Roundup: Apr-Jun ’20

I don’t even know how to talk about the second quarter of 2020 without acknowledging the injustice happening in our world. In this three-month period, we saw senseless death at the hands of both Anti-Black police brutality and racism and COVID-19. Reading has been both a tool for education and a vehicle for joy during this quarter. I have committed to further diversifying my bookshelf and to prioritizing books by Black and IPOC authors in my everyday reading life. How about you?

Continue reading “Quarterly Roundup: Apr-Jun ’20”