2020 releases · fiction

Emotions Were Felt: Anxious People by Fredrik Backman

You know when you read a book by an author and it's so good that you declare said author a favorite without ever reading another of their books? This happened to me with Backman. I read Beartown and I loved it so deeply that I knew that I was gonna love everything the author wrote.… Continue reading Emotions Were Felt: Anxious People by Fredrik Backman

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90’s Movie Book Tag: In Which I Rave About Books You’ve Already Heard Me Rave About, But In a New Format

You're from the 70s, but I'm a 90's bitch. I love it! And with that piece of wisdom from Icona Pop, we start our journey with this book tag. My lovely friend Jenna @ Bookmark Your Thoughts (who is awesome and who you should follow) tagged me to do the 90's Movie Book Tag and I… Continue reading 90’s Movie Book Tag: In Which I Rave About Books You’ve Already Heard Me Rave About, But In a New Format

2018 releases · fiction

The Unraveling of a Small Town: Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

"They're adults now. For some girls that isn't something you choose. It's something that gets forced upon you." As you all know by now, Beartown was my favorite book last year (you can read my review HERE). I was and still am completely in love with it. So when I heard that there was a… Continue reading The Unraveling of a Small Town: Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

2017 releases · fiction

Rape Culture, Sports and a Small Town Community: Beartown (The Scandal) by Fredrik Backman

Quite possibly my favorite book of the year.  I can't even tell you the how many times I've been recommended Backman's books. And especially this one. Beartown is one of the books I knew I was going to love way before I read it. However, this book deals with rape, and I kept putting it… Continue reading Rape Culture, Sports and a Small Town Community: Beartown (The Scandal) by Fredrik Backman