Originally posted 2016-08-17 08:00:42. Day 17 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “A Book Set in Your State or Town.” Stephen King’s novels are usually set in Maine, especially in his fictional town of Castle Rock, but this notable exception actually takes place in and around Pittsburgh: Christine. “Christine”…

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Originally posted 2016-08-16 08:00:22. Day 16 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Favorite Fandom.” I cannot lie, when I took this topic I had grand delusion that it was going to be easy but picking a favorite fandom is hard! After thinking, the choice was easy: Harry Potter!…

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Originally posted 2016-08-12 12:00:43. Day 12 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Sunny Book Cover.” The book I’m choosing is the third book in the fantastic Red Rising trilogy by Pierce Brown. It’s called Morning Star. This series is a really fun thrill ride, improbably mashing up gladiator-style fighting and…

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Originally posted 2016-08-10 08:00:12. Day 10 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Favorite Author.” Why oh why did I pick this prompt. This has got the be the hardest one ever! Suffice it to say I do not just have one favorite author but about 100. However, for today’s…

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Originally posted 2016-08-09 08:00:38. Day 9 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “New Book Discovery.” A while back I joined the Book of the Month Club because I thought it would be awesome to get a new book every month. I sadly have stopped the service but not after getting…

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Originally posted 2016-08-08 08:00:35. Welcome to day 8 of Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge! Today’s theme is “Most Re-Read Book.” For this- I chose The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas.  I own the unabridged version and it is easily my favorite classic. The first time I read this book, it was in…

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Originally posted 2016-08-07 17:00:21. Today’s prompt from Books and Cupcakes was “Words on a Page”. I’m currently revisiting a book from my teen years.  I remember getting this book from my mother when she worked a the library.  This poor book was checked out so many times by teenage me.  My mom’s love for Pier…

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Originally posted 2016-08-07 12:00:28. Welcome to day 6 (oops! this was supposed to release on the 6th, but there was a missed operation and it didn’t happen!) of Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge! Today’s theme is “Favorite Cover” I chose a book that I not only really enjoy flipping through, but has given me…

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Originally posted 2016-08-03 08:00:20. Day 3 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Your bookshelves.” I have lots of bookshelves in my house, so I decided to use the handsomest one. And my favorite book on my handsomest shelf  (or any shelf) is The Lord of the Rings, by…

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Originally posted 2016-08-02 08:00:19. Day 2 of the August challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s entry is “TBR Pile.” The focus of this post will be on Stieg Larsson’s fantastic Millenium series, the first book of which is the now-famous The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Like many people, I became interested in this book after…

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Day 30 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Freebie.” Today I wanted to talk about a new book that I have recently listened on Audible called You by Caroline Kepnes. If you have not read this one yet, stop what you are doing and get a copy right now however you can!…

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Today’s theme for Books and Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge is Water Book cover…. Ok, so this may not make everyone think of water- but it does for me. This book was fascinating. If you haven’t read it yet, I highly suggest picking it up! First of all, it takes place in Norristown, which is about…

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Hello everyone, as we finish out August, and Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge, the theme today is colors. What better way to celebrate colors than with science? “The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe” by Theodore Gray is a beautiful book, great for any coffee table!  It is full…

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Day 27 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Coffee or Tea? .” Earl Grey Tea, Hot, with Milk, leave the teabag in, and make sure that it’s mug handle pointing to my right side (I usually hold my book in my left hand). If there’s a kitten (any age is…

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