Strings & Needles

Needle And Thread

In my last post, I mentioned that I've been obsessed with knitting and sewing again.  I wanted to share a few recent projects here, if that's okay.  I know that it's not book related, so feel free to skip if you're not interested!!   A recent finish is my Find Your Fade shawl.  I am so in… Continue reading Needle And Thread

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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 Liebster Award Nomination – Aww shucks

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Top Ten Tuesday – 10 Books On My Spring TBR

I was so happy to see that The Broke and the Bookish's Top 10 Tuesday has returned!  If you're unfamiliar, the writers over there offer a weekly topic and lots of book bloggers link up with their posts.  This week's topic is the Top 10 Books on My Spring TBR. I predict that my spring… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – 10 Books On My Spring TBR

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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 The Stuff of Legends — The Buried Giant