Top Ten: Books I’d Love to See as Movies/TV Shows

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme was Ten Books I'd Love to See as Movies/TV Shows. I am too overwhelmed by the thought of these books becoming movies that I have no details beyond 'give it to me now.' Movies Queen of Babble by … Continue reading Top Ten: Books I’d Love to See as Movies/TV Shows

Top Ten: Books I Think Make Great Beach Reads

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme was Ten Books I Think Make Great Beach Reads. The beach is very far from my happy place, but that doesn't mean I don't love a good beach read. Here are my top ten! Engrossing stand-alones: These books … Continue reading Top Ten: Books I Think Make Great Beach Reads

Top Ten: Books for Readers Who like Character Driven Novels

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme was character driven novels. Bitter Is the New Black: Confessions of a Condescending Egomaniacal, Self-Centered Smartass, Or, Why You Should Never Carry a Prada Bag to the Unemployment Office by Jen Lancaster → There is a reason Lancaster … Continue reading Top Ten: Books for Readers Who like Character Driven Novels

Five Favorite: Speculative Fiction

“Five Favorite” is a feature on thewasofshall where I lay out my five favorite “x”. Sometimes they’re relevant to a season or holiday, mostly they’re not. It’s an all-around fun excuse to give my 100% amazingly awesome opinion. To see previous topics, click here. For me, the best speculative fiction asks just one "what if?" … Continue reading Five Favorite: Speculative Fiction