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~