• Thoughts on Books

    Finding Just the Right Book

    I am one of those people that is willing to read just about anything. I will try any genre at least once and I am usually not annoyed by clichés. I can enjoy books with bad writing if there is good plot or characters, books with underdeveloped if there is good writing or plot. Basically I am very easy going when it comes to reading. However, there are times in my life where I will come up with exactly the type of book I want to read and nothing else will do. This happened recently. I wanted a book that was fairly easy to read, with some feel good moments,…

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    Audiobooks and How I Reach My Reading Goals

    I have always been an avid reader. In fact, I have no recollection of not being able to read. By the time I was four I could read picture books with ease and by the time I was six I was visiting the library daily. When I was 14 years old, I dislocated my elbow and I was unable to hold up a book. During that time, someone was kind enough to recommend the free audiobook service Librivox to me. Librivox is an audiobook service for books in the public domain. I listened to Jane Eyre, Pride and Prejudice, Jack and Jill, Little Women, Pollyanna, Pollyanna Grows Up, Sense and…

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    Review of Lauren Graham’s “Talking As Fast As I Can”

    Rating: 5/5 StarsI would recommend you read this book if: you like Gilmore Girls, if you like audiobooks I would recommend the audiobook specificallyWhy I picked it up: I love Gilmore girlsGenre: MemoirPublished: 2016Favorite Quote: “One thing I learned: starting off with very low standards is a surefire way to ensure they’ll be met.” Lauren Graham shares what her life was like trying to make it as an actress, what it was like to be single when everyone else was getting married, what it was like to find love later in life, what it was like on Gilmore Girls and Parenthood and what it was like to write a book.…