The Best Horror Stories EVER: Classic vs. Contemporary

You know what the worst question ever is? What’s your favorite book? Yep. Every book lover knows what I’m talking about. Someone finds out you like to read and they immediately seek to know what single volume you value above all others. Seriously, never ask a bookworm this question. It is literally impossible to answer … More The Best Horror Stories EVER: Classic vs. Contemporary

On the Syllabus: My Favorite College Reads, Part Two

Last week, I wrote a post about my favorite assigned college reading. (Thanks again to Megan at Hepburn’s Pixie Crop for the idea!) But that post featured a pretty gaping hole: not a single book from my major! That’s because Art History assigned reading is generally articles or chapters, not books. So today I’m finishing … More On the Syllabus: My Favorite College Reads, Part Two

On the Syllabus: My Favorite College Reads, Part One

Please note: this post was scheduled. Unfortunately, posts will be temporarily on hold due to the fires in Lake County. My family is safe, but we are dealing with the loss of our home and taking care of things. Keeping everyone affected by this tragedy in my thoughts. First off, this is apparently my 100th … More On the Syllabus: My Favorite College Reads, Part One

Book Review: The Serpent of Venice, by Christopher Moore

I’m finally easing into doing some book reviews around here, although they are definitely not the main gig at Strawberry Moon. Now that I’ve graduated from college, I’m finally able to read for pleasure again though so I thought it might be fun to share some basic thoughts and reactions about my new reading material! … More Book Review: The Serpent of Venice, by Christopher Moore

Friday Faves: 6 Books You Must Have in Your Beach Bag This Summer

None of these are brand-new releases nor are they currently on many bestseller lists. But I like my summer reads to be escapist, whenever they were written, offering adventure whether I’m on a plane or tucked in bed (with the windows open and the fans going because it’s still 80 degrees at 9:30 at night.) … More Friday Faves: 6 Books You Must Have in Your Beach Bag This Summer