Category: Lists

January 17, 2019

7 Favorite Re-Tellings Through the Years

A Beat the Backlist Feature
7 Favorite Re-Tellings Through the Years

Today I’m sharing a short list since I just wanted to highlight a few of my favorite re-tellings over the years. This list doesn’t have ALL my favorites, it doesn’t have every re-telling out there, and they’re not all based around a fairy tale or mythology. My Favorite Re-tellings!   Abandon by Meg Cabot This Persephone/Hades re-telling is one of […]

January 3, 2019

20 Favorite Books of 2018

A Beat the Backlist Feature
20 Favorite Books of 2018

I’ve mentioned in a couple posts about wanting to do more weekly features here on the blog, specifically about backlist books. The Thursday BackLIST will appear each week with different themes. Every book listed on one of these feature posts qualifies for the current Beat the Backlist challenge. Everyone is welcome to join in each week! The theme for the following week […]

October 29, 2018

4 Ways to Mentally Recharge Each Day

4 Ways to Mentally Recharge Each Day

I never cared about my mental health until I joined the book community. To be fair, I also didn’t realize that it was a thing, that I needed to be concerned about it. I just took breaks when I felt like I needed to and left it at that. I was wrong and managing mental health is as important as regular […]