Canadian Confederate Cruiser

Goodreads Link My rating: 3 stars This was a great nonfiction read following the inception and life of this ship. I really appreciated the facts and flow of the writing, as well as the occasional image. I enjoyed learning about the little steamer the Queen Victoria. Thank you to Netgalley for allowing me to read … Continue reading Canadian Confederate Cruiser

The Carrying & Bright Dead Things

Goodreads Link My rating for both: 5 stars I honestly loved both of these. I must confess, I don’t read much in the way of modern this-day-and-age poetry, but this last month I’ve been on a poetry kick. These two by Ada Limon are utterly beautiful. It gave me so much muse for my own … Continue reading The Carrying & Bright Dead Things

Series Review: The Tucket Adventures

Goodreads Link: My average rating 4/5 I really liked these books. They’re absolutely tiny, about 85 pages per book, and are best read together as the next is an immediate continuation of the former. Kind of like Katie and the Mustang, this book follows Francis on his adventure West, or misadventure rather, as he … Continue reading Series Review: The Tucket Adventures


My Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Link: Oh…where do I begin? This book covers some of my favorite decades in history and then some- from Hawai’i’s perspective. Not just Hawai’i’s perspective but Moloka’i’s history too. This book was super enjoyable to read. The writer’s style is somewhere above average, but has a bad habit of just… … Continue reading Moloka’i