Top Ten: OTPs

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's theme was a character freebie. Every time I finish a romance I think, "surely I don't need to read another." But then I do. ☺️To celebrate, I wanted to spotlight ten of my favorite OTPs! These couples were the advertised [...]

Top Fifteen: Rainy-Day Reads

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's theme was rainy-day reads. The term "rainy-day read" always makes me think of a gloomy, dull Sunday where I don't have any plans and can spend all day on the couch engrossed in a good book. Whatever the genre, a [...]

Top Ten: Characters I’d Switch Places With

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's theme was characters I'd switch places with – which, just so you know, was really hard! I mostly ended up deciding that these characters had a not-so-difficult arc, existed in a world I found tolerable, and whose end justified the [...]

Top Ten: Romantic Couples

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's theme was my favorite (romantic) couples in books.😍 Diana & Matthew from A Discovery of Witches // Elle & Darien from Geekerella // Emerson & Michael from Hourglass // Cathy & Hank from I Went to Vassar for This? // [...]

Top Ten: Books on My Winter TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl. This week's theme was books on my winter 2018/19 TBR. These quarterly posts are my favorite to post: not only because I love to peek at what's being published in the next few months, but also because I love the structure this [...]

Five Favorite: Books Set in Libraries

"Five Favorite" is a feature on thewasofshall where I lay out my five favorite "x". Sometimes they're relevant to a season or holiday, mostly they're not. It's an all-around fun excuse to give my 100% amazingly awesome opinion. To see previous topics, click here. I'm pretty sure that all book lovers have a dream to [...]

Top Ten: Books Set Outside the US

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme was a rewind, so I chose to cover July 19th's list: top ten books set outside the US. Although I mostly read books set in England, I was able to find ten books set wholly (or partly) in [...]