The Great Gatsby: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by K. Woodman-Maynard: A Review

The Great Gatsby: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by K. Woodman-Maynard Based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald Graphic Novel | Classics | Literary Fiction Published by Candlewick Press Publication Date: January 5th, 2021 Goodreads | Amazon Rating: Adapting a classic and beloved novel into a graphic novel is no easy task, but K. Woodman-Maynard has… Continue reading The Great Gatsby: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by K. Woodman-Maynard: A Review

Interview with Laurence Westwood, author of The Willow Woman – Friday Favorites

For our last Friday Favorites interview, we spoke to Kathy Kimbray, author of A Shifting of Stars.  This week we’re talking to author Laurence Westwood, author of The Willow Woman.  I’ve already read and reviewed The Willow Woman, and I really enjoyed it. Here’s my full review. Tell us about yourself. I am a semi-retired corporate investigator for the… Continue reading Interview with Laurence Westwood, author of The Willow Woman – Friday Favorites

8 Memoirs Written by People Living with a Disability

While great strides have been made for equality over the last several decades, things are far from perfect. In 2010, the US Census reported that 19% of Americans lived with some sort of disability. The official definition of disability in the United States includes any mental or physical impairment that limits one or more major… Continue reading 8 Memoirs Written by People Living with a Disability

GUEST POST: 7 Chinese Books in the Last 70 Years from Meonicorn

For the #readtheworldchina challenge, the amazing Meonicorn of The Bookish Land has written a guest post about 7 Chinese Books of the past 70 years. I love Meonicorn’s blog and Youtube channel, so definitely go check her out for some amazing content and book recommendations.  The Bookish Land YouTube Twitter Instagram 7 Chinese Books in… Continue reading GUEST POST: 7 Chinese Books in the Last 70 Years from Meonicorn

Kindle Deals

Who doesn’t love saving money on books? Bookmark this page and visit daily for the latest Kindle Daily Deals. You can also follow me on Twitter to be notified of when the page is updated with Kindle book deals! None of these books are over $5, and most of them are under $3. I am… Continue reading Kindle Deals

Interview with Vicky from What Vicky Read – Friday Favorites

I know it’s been a few weeks since I’ve done an interview for Read Yourself Happy’s weekly Friday Favorites feature, but now we’re back with a great interview from one of my favorite fellow book bloggers, Vicky from What Vicky Read. Before starting this blog, I wasn’t even aware that book blogging was popular. I… Continue reading Interview with Vicky from What Vicky Read – Friday Favorites

10 Books to Help You Celebrate National Women’s Equality Day

Women’s Equality Day was first celebrated in 1973 when the U.S. Congress passed a bill to make August 26 a day to celebrate equality between men and women. For obvious reasons, equality between all genders is important and is always worth celebrating. Here are ten books to help you celebrate feminism and women’s equality. If you have… Continue reading 10 Books to Help You Celebrate National Women’s Equality Day