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WWW Wednesday: June 13th, 2018

Happy Wednesday everyone! I’ve missed the couple of weeks of WWW Wednesday because we were on vacation, but I’m back! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are you currently reading?       2. What did you recently finish reading? Since…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: June 13th, 2018

Book Bucket List · Contemporary · Poll Winner!

My Book Bucket List: June 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

The June 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My June 2018 read will be Room by Emma Donoghue!  I noticed Room when the movie version came out and learned that it was also a novel. I have yet to watch the movie as I tend to read the book first, and it looks like…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: June 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Classic · Nonfiction · Poll Winner!

My Book Bucket List Review: Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

This is the fourth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post after this one! Pages: 402 Genre: Non-Fiction/Holocaust/Classic Publication Date: October 18, 1982 Themes: Holocaust, World War II, Concentration Camps, Persecution, Bravery, Courage, Faith, Persistence Oskar Schindler is well known for saving so many people in the Jewish community during World…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List Review: Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

Book Bucket List · Nonfiction · Poll Winner!

My Book Bucket List: May 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

The May 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My May 2018 read will be Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally because you voted!  This one has been a long time coming for me to read. The first time I learned that the world isn’t just a happy place for everyone was in elementary school when…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: May 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

Animal Love · Autism · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Bucket List · Nonfiction · Poll Winner!

Book Review: Thinking In Pictures: My Life With Autism by Temple Grandin

This is the third book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post! Pages: 306 Genre: Non-Fiction/Autism/Health/Special Needs Publication Date: December 24, 2008 Some Topics Discussed: Animal Treatment, Medication, Emotions, Social Interactions, Spirituality/Religion, Schooling, and others Temple Grandin, a successful woman with autism, is best known for her work as an animal scientist. Not…… Continue reading Book Review: Thinking In Pictures: My Life With Autism by Temple Grandin

Book Bucket List · Nonfiction · Poll Winner!

My Book Bucket List: April 2018 Poll Closed + Winner

The April 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My April 2018 read will be Thinking In Pictures: My Life With Autism by Temple Grandin because you voted! I taught children with autism for a few years and absolutely love my kiddos. If/When I go back to teaching, I would definitely want to teach children with…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: April 2018 Poll Closed + Winner

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Christianity · Historical Fiction · Poll Winner! · Religion

Book Review: The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

I recently started a Book Bucket List where I have a monthly poll for people to decide what my next read should be. The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver was voted as my March 2018 read and here is the review! Pages: 570 Genre: Historical Fiction/Religion/Classic Publication Date: September 24, 1998 Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: African Culture, Missionaries, Religion,…… Continue reading Book Review: The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver