Top Ten Tuesday 2021 Releases I Was Excited to Read But Didn’t Get To

Today’s Topic: 2021 Releases I Was Excited to Read But Didn’t Get To

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I had the best reading year I’ve had in several years in 2021. Despite that, I still didn’t get to read all the new releases I was excited about. Here are some I missed that will now be on my TBR pile for 2022 Continue reading “Top Ten Tuesday 2021 Releases I Was Excited to Read But Didn’t Get To”

Top Ten Tuesday – New Releases In the First Half of 2022 I Can’t Wait to Read

Today’s Topic: Most Anticipated Books Releasing In the First Half of 2022

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Ooh, I love a new year fresh with new books. It makes the world feel like a place of hope and possibilities. And also gives me something to look forward to during the long, cold, grey days of winter. Continue reading “Top Ten Tuesday – New Releases In the First Half of 2022 I Can’t Wait to Read”

Top Ten Tuesday – Books on My Christmas Wish List

Today’s Topic: Books I Hope Santa Brings/Bookish Wishes

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Life got away from me somehow when That Artsy Reader Girl hosted the book wish list this past summer. But I absolutely love the idea of a community of book lovers gifting each other stories, so I’m excited to participate in this Christmas version.  I am looking forward to playing Santa to some of my fellow book lovers!

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Top Ten Tuesday – Favorite Book Related Memories

Today’s Topic: Bookish Memories (Share stories of your reading life as a child, events you’ve gone to, books that made an impression on you, noteworthy experiences with books, authors you’ve met, etc. Reminisce with me!)

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Reading has always been one of my favorite things. So, I have some good memories after a life time of reading.  Here are a few of my favorites. Continue reading “Top Ten Tuesday – Favorite Book Related Memories”

Top Ten Tuesday – Books featuring Female Scientists

Today’s Topic: Freebie

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Looking through my Goodreads lists, one thing is clear. Either I don’t read enough books featuring female scientists or there just aren’t enough stories portraying women in STEM fields.

This shouldn’t come as a surprise, since it accurately reflects real life numbers, where these fields are still overwhelmingly filled with men. Perhaps if women could read more stories of female scientists, they might be inspired and be able to envision themselves pursuing careers in these fields. One thing is for sure, it’s much easier in today’s world for a woman to pursue a career in science than it has been in years past. Thankfully. Continue reading “Top Ten Tuesday – Books featuring Female Scientists”