6 books i've loved in 2016 so far

A collection of short stories by Chuck Palahniuk, my new favourite book on the history of everything by Bill Bryson, something funny by Jenny Lawson, and others. 


a challenge to read the equivalent of my height (5'5) in books and write reviews of each. 

Round one: 2012-2014: 59 books
round two: 2016-



I READ 59 BOOKS IN 2 YEARS AND THIS IS WHAT I LEARnED

I like my books to look worn, so don’t ever let me borrow them. I jam them in my bag, I fold the pages, and I cry big chunky mascara streaks on them if I so please. 

 

LOCAL AUTHOR WRITES INSPIRING TRUE STORY, 'OUR INTERRUPTED FAIRYTALE' After boyfriend dies

Think “The Notebook” but with an incurable blood cancer, less boat rides through misty lakes and more visits to the hospital, more endurance, more bone marrow, but the same love that can last a lifetime.

 

BOOK REVIEWS: THE HOUR I FIRST BELIEVED

A list of books that I have read over the past couple of months that have taken up my time, but don’t necessarily have to take up yours.

 

THIRTY IS NOT THE NEW TWENTY

Our "thirty-is-the-new-twenty" mentality is ruining a decade of potential, and I review the book that inspired the TED talk on the subject.