From My Bookshelf: Aimee, Audre, Charlotte, and More (Book Haul)

Three more books have recently made their way from a bookstore to my shelves, so I'm sharing them in another edition of From My Bookshelf. These books don't have much in common, besides all being paperbacks and being from the same bookstore (Green Hand Books). One is a book I have read before (and loved), … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: Aimee, Audre, Charlotte, and More (Book Haul)

From My Bookshelf: Home, Gingerbread, Save (Quill Subscription Box)

Three more books have recently made their way from a bookstore to my shelves, and since this wasn't an ordinary purchase, I'm also going to share how they arrived in this edition of From My Bookshelf. I've talked about Quill Books & Beverage in Westbrook, Maine before here on the blog, and they deserve all … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: Home, Gingerbread, Save (Quill Subscription Box)

From My Bookshelf: Woodson, Oliver, Auden

In celebration of National Poetry Month, this edition of From My Bookshelf features three poetry collections I own, love, and have read from cover to cover. What I've chosen to spotlight for each collection is slightly different, which I want to explain. The first two collections, Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson and Felicity by Mary Oliver, were compiled … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: Woodson, Oliver, Auden

From My Bookshelf: The First “New” Books of the Decade

Here with another Happy New Year greeting - this time From My Bookshelf. It's the first FMB post of the new year and new decade, so I thought it would be fitting to feature the books of my first 2020 book haul. On Saturday (January 11th) I drove over to a local used bookstore, primarily … Continue reading From My Bookshelf: The First “New” Books of the Decade