12 Great Audiobooks for Kids (And Their Grownups)

Audiobooks have made so many of our three-hour drives from Austin to Houston so easy, and also made our drives to and from school relaxing before school went virtual. Here’s a list of our “greatest hits” list so far, arranged (roughly) from youngest to oldest audiences – within a range of older elementary to lower YA. The way my life… Read more »

My 4 Favorite Mysteries (So Far!)

I am a very baby mystery reader, but I like having a handy index of all my reading on this here blog, so here’s a tiny post of my mystery recs! The way my life is organized these days, it’s tough for me to write reviews, so one of these books has a review and the rest have just their… Read more »

10 Spooky Graphic Novels About Dark Magic

Here’s a list of dark magic graphic novels for when you just want something to creep you out. The way my life is organized these days, it’s tough for me to write reviews. Some of the books below have them, some do not, but I love them all. Hope you find something new to read and enjoy! Before we jump… Read more »

20+ Geeky & Nerdy Romance Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories

Yep, it’s a post full of romance novels about the geeky and nerdy among us. Video games, programming, hacking, collectible card games, epidemiology, climate change science, neurosurgery, archaeology, the college newspaper, comics, fandom, Victorian fashion, theater… it’s all here. “Geek” pretty much describes everyone who lives in my house, so this roundup is close to my heart. The way my… Read more »

70+ Good Comics for Kids

Here’s a collection of the best kids’ comics we’ve found – and to be honest, I’m an adult and I loved these too. Disclaimer: These books feel like approximately upper elementary school and middle school to me; some skew a bit younger and some older. I sort comics into three kids’ age groups based on my library’s system, personal experience,… Read more »

7 Offbeat and Quirky Graphic Novels

Here’s a little roundup of the most quirky, offbeat, and one of a kind graphic novels I’ve read and loved. The way my life is organized these days, it’s tough for me to write reviews – so some of the books below have them, some do not, but I love them all. Hope you find something to enjoy! Before we… Read more »

15 Suspenseful Romance Novels That Really Hooked Me

I love a good thriller, action movie, (fictional) police procedural, or martial arts flick. Cross one of those genres with a romance novel? I’m in. Here are my fave romances so far that have a strong suspense sub-plot. Hope you find something here to enjoy! Before we jump in: Amazon links are affiliate links. Any questions, corrections, recommendations? Let me… Read more »

17 of My Favorite Funny Romance Novels

I’m a sucker for a romance novel with wry humor, snark, high-quality banter, or the fun kind of bickering. Every single book on this list made me laugh out loud at least five times. So take a look, and hopefully you’ll find something new and fun to read! Before we jump in: Amazon links are affiliate links. Any questions, corrections,… Read more »

10 YA Fantasy & Sci-Fi Books For Your TBR

Like YA? Like fantasy and/or science fiction? This is a list for you. These books totally swept me away while reading. I may also have stayed up late to finish a chapter. Or two. Or, um, the book. (What, you’ve never done that?) The way my life is organized these days, it’s tough for me to write reviews. Some of… Read more »