I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: Andrew Carter is a man in his thirties with a wife and child, greying hair and a tendency to go to bed before 10pm. His second book, THE…… Continue reading The Thing Is by Andrew Carter
Hi there! Monthly wrap-ups aren’t really my thing, but the one thing I’ve been doing religiously ever since I started this blog (in addition to showing off about it) is a yearly wrap-up. So here’s a look at how this year was for me. I started 2018 with a bang! I was vacationing in the…… Continue reading Here’s looking at you, 2018.
I received a copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. One of my favorite genres is literary fiction and one of my favorite publishers is St. Martin’s Press. When I saw that they were publishing literary fiction by an Irish author,…… Continue reading When All Is Said by Anne Griffin
I didn’t know of this amazing book’s existence until the trailer of its Netflix adaptation dropped. Would I want to read an epistolary novel set during World War II about book lovers? HELL YEAH! Goodreads synopsis: “I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books…… Continue reading The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
Chai break is a periodic feature on This is Lit to discuss concerns that every book blogger has. This is meant to be a lighthearted discussion that you’d have over tea and the only reason for it not being called Discussion Post is that the site’s author thinks that would be too mainstream. Pfft. Pour…… Continue reading Chai break: How do you comment on blog posts?