The Liebster Award Nomination – Aww shucks

The fabulous Laila at Big Reading Life nominated me for the Liebster Award!  This is a sweet little award that aims to help us connect to other book bloggers.  Thank you Laila! The Rules:  Thank the person who nominated you. Answer the 11 questions they’ve written for you. Nominate 11 other people (preferably those with under... Continue Reading →

The Stuff of Legends — The Buried Giant

The Buried Giant (Vintage International) by Kazuo Ishiguro This story is full of ogres, dragons, and pixies – definitely not what I was expecting for my first Kazuo Ishiguro novel! Set in the time of Arthurian legend, Beatrice and Axl are on a quest to their son’s village.  It's a difficult journey not just because of... Continue Reading →

Reading Is Not A Competitive Sport

I heard a phrase on last week's episode of What Should I Read Next that's stuck with me: "Reading is not a competitive sport."  And sometimes, I agree with that statement.  Making it competitive can be fun when you're doing well in the competition, but it isn't as fun when you're losing.   I'm aiming to... Continue Reading →

What I’m Reading Now

Hello friends (and welcome to new readers)! This is a sticky post that stays at the top of my blog.  I wanted an easy way for people to find what I'm reading now.  My aim is to update this as much as I can.  And as always, you can find my full list of read books... Continue Reading →

A Man Called Ove

Thumbnail Review: "A time like that comes for every man, when he chooses what sort of man he wants to be. And if you don’t know the story, you don’t know the man.” This was the story of Ove (pronounced oo-va), a crotchedy old man in Sweden who had more to live for than he... Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday to Never Listless!

I am so excited that my little blog turns one year old today!  I remember when the idea to start a book blog came to me and I thought that it was just another flight of fancy (that happens to INFPs), but I'm still here!  I've started several blogs over the years in different niches,... Continue Reading →

New Releases This Week

Hi friends!  I'm just checking in on a Sunday because there's a new book being released this week that I'm really excited about.  I will be checking my library's overdrive account ASAP to see if I can get on this waiting list! Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.  Kick me now,... Continue Reading →

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