Readers in Art:Norman Rockwell (Part 1)

I love to find old, vintage, and popular pieces of art that depict readers; between magazines, painting, and illustrations, there are many! Here’s a brief series of a few of my favorite art pieces and illustrators. Norman Rockwell’s humorous, nostaglic, and sweet depictions of readers often provokes emotion in the audience. This illustration shares the… Continue reading Readers in Art:Norman Rockwell (Part 1)

Bookworm Book Gifts

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…especially for bookworms with cozy fire evenings, good books, and hot chocolate. There are delightful bookworm gifts out there, so sharing a few favorites: Saks Fifth Avenue: Classics 4 Piece Mini Leather Book ornaments How detailed are these ornaments? I can imagine any book lover would adorn their… Continue reading Bookworm Book Gifts

Recent Reads: October

Just like Anne, I am so glad I live in a world of Octobers. There is something about the crunch of leaves on the ground. I also picked up quite a few (new to me) books that I LOVED this month. The Shoemaker’s Wife by Adriana Trigani I can’t figure out why I’ve never selected… Continue reading Recent Reads: October

Historical Fiction – 2023

The Paris Assignment by Rhys Bowen A courageous wife, mother, and resister confronts the devastation of World War II in a heartbreaking and hopeful novel by the bestselling author of The Venice Sketchbook and The Tuscan Child. Londoner Madeleine Grant is studying at the Sorbonne in Paris when she marries charismatic French journalist Giles Martin. As they raise… Continue reading Historical Fiction – 2023

Favorite Bookish Gear & Shops

Oak Hill Design (Etsy) Adorable Bookish stickers to decorate! Books and Coffee Collin County Couture (Etsy): Fun book character earrings! Great for teachers and book events. Pippi Post: This is one of my favorite book shops! Their designs, color palette, and fun book items are on my shopping list. Professional Bookworm tee Book Quote Journal… Continue reading Favorite Bookish Gear & Shops