Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013: Young Adult and New Adult

Check out day one and day two of the Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013.  If there’s one book category that I can read any day, it’s young adult. The novels are so easy to dive into and they usually have truly amazing stories. Here’s a list of the ones that I read this year: … Continue reading Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013: Young Adult and New Adult

Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013: Memoir and Real History

I use Grammarly’s free grammar check online because I’m an honorary member of the grammar police.  Yesterday I shared my top reads of this year but there are far more books that deserved recognition. I’ve read close to 100 books this year, naturally developing some favorites. Here’s the initial lists of the books I’ve read, placed into … Continue reading Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013: Memoir and Real History

Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013: The Best of the Best

For weeks I’ve been trying to write about my favorite books of 2013. I have read so many that it seemed like quite an undertaking. Some books have been full of vivid prose, others had loveable characters or interesting story lines. But the more I thought about it one book, or rather a one series … Continue reading Library of Alexandra Book Awards 2013: The Best of the Best