2017 Reading Wrap-Up

2017 Reading Wrap-Up - Books, Coffee & Cats

Happy New Year everyone! I am so excited for all the books waiting to be read this coming year, but first I thought I’d share what I read in 2017. Continue reading “2017 Reading Wrap-Up”

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My Top Five Fiction Reads of 2017

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It was very difficult to narrow down this list to just five, but here they are! My five favorite fiction reads of 2017:

 

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A Murakami State of Mind

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I have a lot of favorite books, and a lot of authors whose work I love, but if you ask me who my favorite author is, I will say without hesitation that it is Haruki Murakami.

I read my first Murakami book, 1Q84, in July of 2014. It took me the whole month of July and most of August to read it. I did not quite comprehend what a huge undertaking it would be when I decided to read it (it actually consists of three books, adding up to over a thousand pages). I had only vaguely heard of Murakami at that point, but boy am I grateful for the random circumstances that led to the discovery of his stories. Continue reading “A Murakami State of Mind”