Top Ten Tuesday: Authors We Need to Read More

This week’s top ten list is :Authors I’ve Only Read One Book From But NEED to Read More.” We all have our favorite authors — the ones who no matter what they write, we know we’ll love it. So when someone else feels that way about an author, I take notice. Many times Sandie will […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Underrated Authors

This week’s top ten list is top ten underrated authors. When we think of underrated we basically applied one test: authors who are not yet household names like John Green or Suzanne Collins or Rainbow Rowell. As part of our anniversary week, f you comment on today’s TTT, you can win the book of your […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Characters That Would Be Sitting At My Lunch Table

At this point, most of the country has started back to school, so it’s appropriate that his week’s top ten list gets us to think back to our school days and more specifically to lunch time. Yes, that awkward half hour when you hope people you like have the same lunch period, so you have […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Reasons We Enjoyed “If I Stay” movie

If I Stay

We love coming up with our top ten list each Tuesday, but this week we had other things on our minds. One of our favorite books, “If I Stay” by Gayle Forman, was finally turned into a film and opened in theaters this past weekend. Even though critical reviews were mixed, we both enjoyed the […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books We’re Not Sure We Want To Read

This week’s  Top Ten Tuesday is Books I’m Not Sure I Want To Read. Like most avid readers, we have tons of books on our bookshelves, floor, closet, table, or desk that we still haven’t read. In addition, there are the books we’ve bought for our Kindles that haven’t even been downloaded yet. So, what’s […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’d Give To Readers Who Have Never Read YA

This week’s  Top Ten Tuesday is Top Ten Books I’d Give To Readers Who Have Never Read YA. I still have friends who ask me if I still read those books for teens. I know that some people think it’s strange, and I have to explain myself  to them. However, I believe that if some […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I Would Want With Me On A Deserted Island

This week’s  Top Ten Tuesday is Top Ten Characters I Would Want With Me On A Deserted Island (pick based on however you want…skills they would bring, their company… or pure hotness factor). So, my first thought was based on pure hotness factor, but Sandie was more practical, she wanted people with survival skills. Sigh, that’s […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Blogging Confessions

This week’s  Top Ten Tuesday is blogging confessions. We all have something we’d rather not tell anyone else regarding our reading, blogging or bookish preferences. Now thanks to this top ten list Sandie and I will now confess some of our deep, dark blogging secrets: 1. I can’t read literature in Spanish: I’m so embarrassed that despite being Colombian-American and […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Classic Books

This week’s  Top Ten Tuesday is Favorite Classic Books. This a topic that is perfect for Sandie and me, since we love reading classic novels. It’s especially fitting since Sandie was an English and Comparative Lit major in college. For us, “classic” are those books and stories that have stood the test of time and […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books We’ve Read So Far This Year

This week’s  Top Ten Tuesday is Top Ten Books I’ve Read So Far This Year. This is an easy one since between the two of us we’ve read more than a 100 books so far. Some of the books were highly anticipated and some were wonderful surprises. Overall, we’ve really enjoyed the selections of 2014. […]