Brenda’s Favorite Halloween Reads

First of all, apologies for the delayed post! Unexpected life events occurred, but we are back! As Chelsea noted, it’s the spooky season, so it only seems befitting to talk about spooky books! Personally, I am not as invested in the Halloween scene, and creepy is not something that I look for when I’m reading,…

Chelsea’s Favorite Halloween Reads

So this time of year, people tend to be drawn to the spooky thrillers and paranormal reads. While I don’t read much of horror, I do love me some vamps, witches and wizards, and don’t mind some creepiness, so here are my favorite Halloween-ish reads! While most fantasy books I read involve something from below,…

Happy October!

As the holiday season is beginning, we have decided to take a break from making videos, but be on the look out for blog posts and updates throughout the upcoming months!

Partnerships in Fantasy

One of the things that attracts me to fantasy novels in general is the strength of the relationships and friendships that develop over the course of the epic adventure or perilous quest. These relationships are often my favorite parts of the books, especially when that relationship plays a role in the plot, too… Frodo could…

A Brief Review of John Scalzi

Prolific as a writer that John Scalzi is – he is one of Chelsea’s favorites – I have only read a few of his books; namely Red Shirts, Old Man’s War, and Collapsing Empire. Old Man’s War was, if I remember correctly, a previous book challenge read, though for what I couldn’t tell you, and I remember…

Vacation Reads

I know summer vacation is over put in order to prolong our longing for vacation and get prepped for those family trips that will be coming up over the holidays, here are some travel read recommendations for every person! Since I spend about half of my work week travel by car or by air, I…

Required Reading: Primer for the Imagination

Just be contrary, I considered posting about why I don’t like reading challenges, but I already had a different scheme in mind. So we’ll leave that for another day. I was looking at my bookshelves for novels that would satisfy our upcoming book video topic per usual and was reminiscing about how much I loved…

Read-A-Thons and #BTAT17

A few weeks ago, the Booktube-A-Thon went down. The seven days of reading challenges, reading sprints, and feeling connected to people across to globe as they participate as well. I’ve participated on the side several years in a row, though the video challenges aren’t quite my thing, and I absolutely love it. I tend to…

Zoo Book Tag!

We went to the zoo! Inspired by Ombre Angeliche’s zoo tag, we talk books while we were exploring!