Tolkien Tuesday: The Lays of Beleriand ~Turin’s Fostering~

"Thus came it to pass in the court of Thingolthat Turin tarried for twelve long years..."The Lays of Beleriand And now we are back to the History of Middle-Earth. All the tales in The Lays of Beleriand will be familiar if you have been following my Tolkien Tuesday posts. There is one major difference this … Continue reading Tolkien Tuesday: The Lays of Beleriand ~Turin’s Fostering~

The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois by Honoree Fanonne Jeffers ~Audiobook Review~

“We are the earth, the land. The tongue that speaks and trips on the names of the dead as it dares to tell these stories of a woman’s line. Her people and her dirt, her trees, her water.”The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois In November and December of 2021, I flew through audiobooks. So … Continue reading The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois by Honoree Fanonne Jeffers ~Audiobook Review~

Twilight at Moorington Cross by Abigail Wilson ~Review~

Thank you, Abigail Wilson, NetGalley, and Thomas Nelson--Fiction for the opportunity to read this book. It was released on January 11th, 2022! I love a good regency romance. When it comes to regency romance or any type of historical romance, I know I am getting very little historical accuracy--and that is ok! I am in … Continue reading Twilight at Moorington Cross by Abigail Wilson ~Review~

~Tolkien Tuesday~The Nature of Middle-Earth: Time and Ageing~

The Nature of Middle-Earth is a collection of JRR Tolkien's notes organized by Carl F. Hostetter. Hostetter is probably one of the most knowledgeable Middle-Earth scholars out there since we have lost the great Christopher Tolkien. I was so excited to pick up this and this month I will be focusing on the first two … Continue reading ~Tolkien Tuesday~The Nature of Middle-Earth: Time and Ageing~

A Whole New World by Liz Braswell ~Audiobook Review~

“But wealth isn’t a magic lamp that suddenly erases all your problems. Imagine being a large bird in a tiny—but golden—cage. ... I’m free here. Having the freedom to choose is better than having everything you want.”A Whole New World What if Jafar summoned the Genie first...instead of Aladdin? A Whole New World by Liz … Continue reading A Whole New World by Liz Braswell ~Audiobook Review~

Once Upon a Time We Ate Animals by Roanne van Voorst~Review~

Thank you, NetGalley, Roanne van Voorst, and HarperOne Books for the opportunity to read this book! "It is perhaps the greatest paradox of being human, simply because of our humanity, we often behave inhumanely."Once Upon a Time We Ate Animals Once Upon a Time We Ate Animals by Roanne van Voorst will definitely inspire opinions. … Continue reading Once Upon a Time We Ate Animals by Roanne van Voorst~Review~