Favorite Scene: Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix has always been my least favorite book in the series. However, after re-reading it more slowly this time, I have come to appreciate it more. I didn't get as frustrated with Harry as I have been in the past. I found that I was more frustrated with Dumbledore … [Continue reading]

Review: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany's Written by Truman Capote Read by Michael C. Hall Recorded by Audible Studios on February 11, 2014 Originally published in 1958 Synopsis: Golden Globe-winning actor Michael C. Hall (Dexter, Six Feet Under) performs Truman Capote's provocative, naturalistic masterstroke … [Continue reading]

It’s Monday! What are you reading?!

Order of the Phoenix

Welcome to It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?! This is a great way to plan out your reading week and see what others are currently reading as well…you … [Continue reading]

Review: Persuasion


Persuasion Written by the amazing Jane Austen First Published in 1818 Audiobook (June 6, 2006) Read by Greta Scacchi Synopsis: At … [Continue reading]

Favorite Scene: Goblet of Fire


Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire With Goblet of Fire, Harry's turns completely upside down. He gets entered into a Tournament he can't possibly … [Continue reading]

Favorite Scene: Prisoner of Azkaban


Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Azkaban is one of my favorites of the Harry Potter series and it's the only one without Voldemort in it. … [Continue reading]

Deborah Harkness: A Conversation

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I'm so honored to have the marvelous Deborah Harkness visiting my blog! The All Souls Trilogy has been absolute favorite of mine. THE BOOK OF LIFE has … [Continue reading]

My Favorite Scene: Chamber of Secrets


Currently, I'm rereading the Harry Potter series and instead of writing a review (because we all know amazing the books are) I'm writing about my … [Continue reading]

Harry Potter!


My name is Kendal. I'm 45 years old. And I love Harry Potter! I have decided to re-read the Harry Potter series for the umpteenth time. Instead of … [Continue reading]

Book Excerpt: Sudetenland

Please join George T. Chronis as he tours the blogosphere with HF Virtual Book Tours for Sudetenland, from March 16-27. Publication Date: September … [Continue reading]