Thoughts On: Backlist vs. Frontlist

"Thoughts On" is a feature where I give my (often rambling) thoughts on a topic relevant to reading, literature, or the book business. To see previous topics, click here. back·list /ˈbakˌlist/ nouna publisher's list of older books still in print, as opposed to titles newly available (known as the frontlist) When I first started blogging, [...]

Month in Review: October 2018

Favorite Media I knew The Proposal by Jasmine Guillory was going to be a fun, contemporary romance but boy did I NOT expect Guillory's ability to write. Her characters are fully-fleshed, the plot flies, and everyone just happens to be non-white and non-hetero. (Woot.) Here's to hoping I love The Wedding Date just as much! Y'ALL. [...]

Top Ten: Goals for 2015

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme was book & blogging goals/resolutions for 2015. My goals: Participate in and finish the BookRiot #ReadHarder campaign Read Deborah Harkness' All Souls trilogy Read Emily St. John Mandel's Station Eleven and Andy Weir's The Martian Read George Eliot's [...]