Holiday Reading: Hogfather by Terry Pratchett Audiobook Review

When a sinister organization kidnaps the Santa-like Hogfather, the Grim Reaper steps into the role and Death’s granddaughter races to find the missing elf before Hogswatch. I’m not a huge fantasy reader, but I’ve been curious about this book for a while due to its holiday setting, renowned franchise, and apparent cheeky humor. Given the […]

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Top Ten New-to-Me Authors I Read in 2015

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature from The Broke and the Bookish where we make all kinds of bookish lists. This week’s topic is New-to-Me Authors! This is one of my favorite topics- I love finding new favorite authors. Unlike last year, this year I am including several debut authors on the list. Top Ten New-to-Me Authors I Read […]

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Top Ten Reads to Get in the Holiday Spirit

Do you like to read holiday books this time of year or maybe indulge in a holiday movie or two? I’ve been feeling a little blue this year so I have been trying to read more cheery, feel-good holiday reads to get a little mood boost. There are a lot of new holiday reads out […]

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Mailbox Monday (171)

Mailbox Monday is a weekly event where we share our latest book arrivals. Link up and find new mailboxes to stalk at the Mailbox Monday blog. My physical mailbox was empty this week but my kindle was overstuffed with goodness! Here’s my e-mailbox: Beyond the Red by Ava Jae – This YA SciFi  debut is about an uprising […]

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The Movie Date: A Very Murray Christmas

The Movie Date is a feature where we discuss movies that may appeal to the YA audience. Andrew is The Reading Date’s resident movie critic and this week he discusses the Netflix holiday special A VERY MURRAY CHRISTMAS, starring Bill Murray and many celebrity guests, and directed by Sofia Coppola. I was really confused when I heard about this […]

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