the lord of the rings tag.

Found over at Mary and the Words. source. MIDDLE EARTH: THE HOBBIT OR THE LORD OF THE RINGS? LOTR, for both book and movies. Though I do love The Hobbit (book) and enjoy several aspects of the film trilogy, LOTR was my first love. The depth of LOTR's story and the multitude of characters who … Continue reading the lord of the rings tag.

book review: the fellowship of the ring.

In some ways, I'm annoying myself by writing this blog post because I prefer to refer to The Lord of the Rings as one book (since it technically is). But I'm leisurely rereading LOTR right now, which means that I might forget details from FOTR and TTT by the time I finish. So you're getting … Continue reading book review: the fellowship of the ring.

five reasons you should read ‘The Witch of Blackbird Pond’ (+ giveaway!)

source. Have you heard of The Witch of Blackbird Pond? Newberry Medal winner? No actual witches found within its pages? If not, then this post is allll about convincing you to read this slim, near-perfect novel. If you have read Witch and are as in love with it as I am, then you can read … Continue reading five reasons you should read ‘The Witch of Blackbird Pond’ (+ giveaway!)

book review: miriam’s song (feat. disappointment).

source. Having recently read and loved Mesu Andrew's Miriam, I was pretty excited to dive into Jill Eileen Smith's take on this somewhat enigmatic Bible character. Smith is one of my favorite Biblical fiction authors, after all. But this book was a frustrating disappointment for several reasons, which I will list here. NOT REALLY MIRIAM'S … Continue reading book review: miriam’s song (feat. disappointment).