Category: Top Ten Tuesday

Dec 06
Top Ten Tuesday: Contemporary Romance Authors New to Me in 2016

Top Ten Tuesday: Contemporary Romance Authors New to Me in 2016

Amy Matayo, Christian, Crystal Walton, Janet Ferguson, Jennifer Rodewald, Kathryn Springer, Liz Johnson, Nicole Deese, romance, Sally Bradley, Tammy L. Gray, Toni Shiloh, Top Ten Tuesday 50

  Welcome to another edition of Top Ten Tuesday, inspired by the folks at The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s suggested topic is “Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016”. But as usual I’m tweaking it a bit and narrowing the scope to “Contemporary Romance… Read more »

Nov 22
Top Ten Tuesday: Books For Which I’m Thankful

Top Ten Tuesday: Books For Which I’m Thankful

C.S. Lewis, Christian, Corrie Ten Boom, J.R.R. Tolkien, Janette Oke, Laura Frantz, Louie Giglio, Pepper Basham, Randy Alcorn, Top Ten Tuesday, Varina Denman 24

Today, the lovely folks at Top Ten Tuesday have given us free rein within a Thanksgiving theme, so I’m taking advantage of another freebie week to talk about books for which I’m thankful. These books range from nonfiction to fiction, current to less than current, but they all have something… Read more »

Oct 11
Top Ten Tuesday: Because I Said So

Top Ten Tuesday: Because I Said So

Becky Wade, Carla Laureano, Carrie Turansky, Gabrielle Meyer, Kara Isaac, Kate Breslin, Meghan M. Gorecki, Melony Teague, Sarah Monzon, Top Ten Tuesday, Victoria Bylin 67

Hello friends! This week’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is yet another one that caused me some consternation for a while.  We’re supposed to be talking about books we’ve read because someone recommended them to us. But… see… these days I pretty much only read books that people have asked… Read more »

Oct 04
Top Ten Tuesday: Villains Who Kept Me Guessing

Top Ten Tuesday: Villains Who Kept Me Guessing

Brandilyn Collins, Carrie Stuart Parks, Colleen Coble, Dani Pettrey, Deb Richardson-Moore, Irene Hannon, Lynette Eason, mystery/suspense, Patricia Bradley, Shelley Shepard Gray, Terri Blackstock, Top Ten Tuesday 27

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is “All About Villains” and to be honest I struggled with a topic idea for this one. I don’t have a plethora of favorite villains. In fact, I can’t think of any off the top of my head… unless they end up NOT being… Read more »

Sep 27
Top Ten Tuesday: Fallish Reads

Top Ten Tuesday: Fallish Reads

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Even though it is decidedly NOT fallish around here yet (insert grumpy face), the linkup-wide theme for this week’s Top Ten Tuesday is our Fall TBR lists. Except I already kinda did that (click on the “most anticipated fall/winter 2016” graphic in the sidebar) sooooooo I decided instead to go… Read more »

Sep 20
Top Ten Tuesday: All About Audiobooks

Top Ten Tuesday: All About Audiobooks

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Welcome to another edition of “Top Ten Tuesday”, a weekly blog linkup spearheaded by the lovely folks at The Broke & The Bookish. This week is an “all about audio” freebie, but because I’m not a huge fan of audiobooks I’m sticking to the basics. In other words, I’m going… Read more »

Sep 13
Top Ten Tuesday: Tell Me Again (or… My Favorite Retellings)

Top Ten Tuesday: Tell Me Again (or… My Favorite Retellings)

Jen Turano, Joanne Bischof, Kate Breslin, Melanie Dickerson, Pepper Basham, Regina Jennings, Sarah Monzon, Terri Blackstock, Top Ten Tuesday 68

This week on Top Ten Tuesday, we are asked to give our Top Ten ALL TIME FAVORITE books of _____ genre.  Ok…so… my head exploded when I first read that topic and I went into what is commonly known as the book blogger fetal position. This occurs whenever someone asks… Read more »

Sep 06
Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Characters on Screen

Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Characters on Screen

Brian Wells, Camille Eide, Catherine West, Janice Cantore, Kristen Heitzmann, L.M. Montgomery, Lynn Austin, Melanie Dickerson, Melissa Tagg, Ron Hall, Top Ten Tuesday 55

Hi y’all! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday theme (per the lovely folks at The Broke & The Bookish) is in honor of the Fall TV season being upon us. Now, I have to confess…. I started blogging right around the time we cut the cable cord to save money. Coincidence?… Read more »

Aug 30
Top Ten Tuesday: Teachers in Fiction

Top Ten Tuesday: Teachers in Fiction

Andrea Boeshaar, contemporary, Cynthia Ruchti, Deeanne Gist, Erica Vetsch, historical, Janette Oke, Jean C. Gordon, Jody Hedlund, Julie Klassen, Karen Witemeyer, Linda Goodnight, Mary Connealy, Melissa Jagears, Nancy Mehl, Olivia Newport, Pepper Basham, Robin Lee Hatcher, Sondra Kraak, Tamera Alexander, Top Ten Tuesday 53

Welcome to a Back to School freebie edition of Top Ten Tuesday, a weekly linkup hosted as always by the marvelous team at The Broke and the Bookish. Since we were given much freedom with our topics today, I opted to feature some of my favorite books with teachers as… Read more »

Aug 16
Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in Kentucky

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in Kentucky

Andrea Boeshaar, Ann H. Gabhart, Bill Higgs, Carrie Stuart Parks, Christian, Kentucky, Laura Frantz, Lynn Austin, Shelley Shepard Gray, Top Ten Tuesday, Virginia Smith 59

Welcome to another edition of Top Ten Tuesday! This week’s theme is books in a particular setting, so I chose my beautiful Kentucky home. I’ve lived here since I was a freshman in high school and I have absolutely fallen in love with its rolling hills, bluegrass, old stone fences,… Read more »

Aug 02
Top Ten Tuesday: If I Had a Million Dollars (Or Maybe Just a Fully Loaded Gift Card)

Top Ten Tuesday: If I Had a Million Dollars (Or Maybe Just a Fully Loaded Gift Card)

J.K. Rowling, Jane Austen, Melanie Dickerson, Randy Alcorn, Ruth Logan Herne, Top Ten Tuesday 78

To be honest, this week’s Top Ten Tuesday was difficult for me. Mainly because in answer to the topic “Ten Books You’d Buy Right This Second If Someone Handed You a Fully Loaded Gift Card“, I really just want to say “my entire ‘to read’ list on Goodreads“.  But something… Read more »

Jul 26
Top Ten Tuesday: The Book Made Me Do It

Top Ten Tuesday: The Book Made Me Do It

Carla Laureano, Dani Pettrey, Deeanne Gist, Hope Toler Dougherty, Irene Hannon, Karen Witemeyer, Katarina Bivald, Lynn Cahoon, Michelle Connell, Pepper Basham, Shelley Shepard Gray, Top Ten Tuesday 43

This week’s topic for Top Ten Tuesday is going to be fun to follow around amongst all the different blogs and see what everyone else posted. We’re talking about things that books have made us want to do – and by association the books that have inspired us to do… Read more »