Category: Top Ten Tuesday


Top Ten Tuesday: Around the World in (not quite 80) Books

Top Ten Tuesday: Around the World in (not quite 80) Books

Posted March 27, 2018 / 12 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is all about books set in other countries, and for my purposes that means book set outside the USA. I’m also eliminating the UK from my list because there seems to be just as many books set there too. And we want to […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love, Spring Edition

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love, Spring Edition

Posted March 20, 2018 / 36 Comments

Happy Tuesday! It might be the first day of spring but we here in central Kentucky are supposed to get another round of snow. No snow allllllll winter but then two big snow events in the past two weeks. I think March got a little confused. lol. Nevertheless! Today’s Top […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Surprising Reads

Top Ten Tuesday: Surprising Reads

Posted March 13, 2018 / 36 Comments

Happy Tuesday, dear ones! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is books that surprised us, and I confess not knowing which direction to take. But I decided to just go with the prompt as-is today and talk about books that really did surprise me. In a good way. Something, I […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Quotes That Make Me Smile

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Quotes That Make Me Smile

Posted March 6, 2018 / 48 Comments

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is all about our fave book quotes. There are a lot of ways to go with this, but I decided to feature quotes that make me smile. Because… well… who doesn’t need more smiles lately? These quotes represent a wide range of books, covering several […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Could Reread Forever

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Could Reread Forever

Posted February 27, 2018 / 35 Comments

Happy Tuesday, friends! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is ‘books i could reread forever’, and I can’t wait to see what everyone else posts too. Because this is one of my very quotes: ‘Tell me what you read and I’ll tell you who you are’ is true enough, but I’d […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Pets (and by Pets I mean DOGS)

Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Pets (and by Pets I mean DOGS)

Posted February 20, 2018 / 37 Comments

Happy Tuesday to you, friends! (And a friendly tail wag from Zuzu) It’s National ‘Love Your Pet’ Day here in the US so I’m detouring a bit from the ‘official’ Top Ten Tuesday theme to talk about our fave books with pets. And, by pets, of course Zuzu and I […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – Be Still My Heart Edition

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – Be Still My Heart Edition

Posted February 13, 2018 / 24 Comments

It’s Valentine’s Week! And that means lots of love here at RimSP! When I think of love, I think of hearts … so what better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day – and this week’s ‘love freebie’ TTT theme – than a post devoted to some of my fave covers that […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Tales from the Deepest Corners of my TBR Pile

Top Ten Tuesday: Tales from the Deepest Corners of my TBR Pile

Posted February 6, 2018 / 49 Comments

Happy Tuesday, friends! Today’s topic is books that have been on our TBR lists the longest & we still haven’t read them. Which could also be titled “Books that fill my bookish readingasfastasIcan heart with guilt”. It has nothing to do with lack of interest and everything to do with […]


Top Ten Tuesday: I Can’t Believe I Read the Whole Thing!

Top Ten Tuesday: I Can’t Believe I Read the Whole Thing!

Posted January 30, 2018 / 32 Comments

Happy Tuesday, dear reading friends! Today’s theme from That Artsy Reader Girl for Top Ten Tuesday is ‘books i can’t believe i read’. Now, I could immediately think of a few that belonged on this list – those books that had me hitting my head against a wall (or wanting […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Snowed-In Reads

Top Ten Tuesday: Snowed-In Reads

Posted January 23, 2018 / 33 Comments

Happy Tuesday, friends! The official topic for Top Ten Tuesday today is “Books I Really Liked but Can’t Remember Anything/Much About”. I tried to think about a few books for this theme, but honestly? If I really liked the book, I have a pretty good memory about it. Soooo… instead […]


Top Ten Tuesday: My Bookish Resolutions for 2018

Top Ten Tuesday: My Bookish Resolutions for 2018

Posted January 16, 2018 / 72 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today we kick off a new Top Ten Tuesday era by moving the linkup over to That Artsy Reader Girl! And a good way to begin is by setting some goals. Some bookish goals, to be precise. I do set a reading goal for the Goodreads challenge every […]



Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave New-To-Me Authors of 2017

Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave New-To-Me Authors of 2017

Posted January 2, 2018 / 33 Comments

And now we begin the series of posts that has had me curled up in the fetal position, whimpering in the corner. When you read around 350 books in one year, these ‘best books of the year’ posts can easily cover 100 books. Not joking. And that’s just too many […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Christmas List

Top Ten Tuesday: Books on my Christmas List

Posted December 19, 2017 / 30 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is (as you may have guessed) ‘books I want to see under the tree’. Books are always a good idea to have on a Christmas list. Why? Well first … duh. 😉 Second, they don’t go out of style and they won’t not […]


Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave 2017 Award Winning Reads

Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave 2017 Award Winning Reads

Posted December 12, 2017 / 27 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s topic for Top Ten Tuesday is our favorite reads of 2017. But since I’m doing a whole series on that next week (whoohoo!) I’m tweaking it just a tad for today’s post. In Christian fiction circles, there are a few main awards given each year. For this […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – Winter Edition

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – Winter Edition

Posted November 28, 2017 / 36 Comments

Hi friends! Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! The topic for this week (courtesy of The Broke & The Bookish) is technically supposed to be the books on our winter TBR. (Ok, not technically. That’s totally what it is) But y’all… that would take about 20 posts worth of books so… […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books We Are Thankful For (Bloggers Edition)

Top Ten Tuesday: Books We Are Thankful For (Bloggers Edition)

Posted November 21, 2017 / 57 Comments

Happy Almost-Thanksgiving to my USA readers 🙂  This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is about the books we are thankful for. Since I did that topic last year, I decided to ask some of my fellow bloggers which books they are thankful for, instead! I had such fun reading their […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Want My Nieces to Read

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Want My Nieces to Read

Posted November 14, 2017 / 9 Comments

When I married my husband, I married into a family of BOYS. Hubby is one of three sons in his immediate family and one of twelve grandchildren on his mom’s side – 10 of which are boys. There were already two grandchildren in my husband’s immediate family, thanks to his […]