24in48 Readathon Plans July 2017

This weekend is the 24in48 readathon, which happens twice a year. In fact, I’m listening to an audiobook as I write. Multitasking works for me sometimes! Here are my answers to the opening questions, and above you’ll find my physical book stack. I have a...

June 2017 Reading Summary

I’m finally posting my June reading summary. Oops, I meant to do this a few weeks ago (#newbookblogger). June included a week of vacation for me, which doesn’t necessarily mean reading more. I do think it influenced me to read more fiction, because I...

Book Review: City of Light, City of Poison: Murder, Magic, and the First Police Chief of Paris by Holly Tucker

City of Light, City of Poison was like vintage wine that I couldn’t stop drinking until the whole case was gone. Centered on a part of Louis XIV’s seventeenth century reign, the story focuses on the women in his life and some nefarious characters who may or may not have been contributing to their rivalries and controversy.