Category: About Reading

Series I Started in 2021

Every year I think I’m going to focus on the series I’m in the middle of, rather than starting up new ones.  And every year that doesn’t happen. In 2021 I did make a strong effort to continue series. Some favorites were the Lady Astronaut series by Mary Robinette Kowal, the League of Extraordinary Women series…

Nonfiction November: My Year in Reading Nonfiction

It’s Nonfiction November, a five-week event of discussions on everything related to nonfiction. This week’s prompt, hosted by What’s Nonfiction, is about looking back at our year of reading nonfiction.  What was our favorite read, what did we recommend most often, and which topics were we drawn to?  I’ve read 15 nonfiction books so far this…

My October Reading Wrap-Up

If September was about vacation, October was about getting back to work and dealing with house and health issues. Our attempt to adopt a pair of cats didn’t work out; unfortunately our older cat wasn’t up to the stress of dealing with newcomers, and our idea to give him some company wasn’t well-timed. We were…

My September Reading Wrap-Up

September was an exciting month, from our two weeks in Hawaii to our search for a pair of cats to join our family.  We’re going through a trial adoption right now, so until that’s official I won’t say more.  But I will share a few pics of our vacation (none of Mr.CG, though, because I…