The Dead Shall Be Raised_George Bellairs Portrait of a Marriage_Nigel Nicolson 20170617_120250 The Vegetarian_Han Kang

The Roundup: Books I Read in August

The Roundup features all the books I read over the month of August. It was a strange and busy month, and it threw me off my reading groove. I didn’t want these titles lost forever to the blog, so I’ve gathered them all in one post.   The Dead Shall Be Raised by George Bellairs […]... Read More
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One year later.

Just a few days off, but I’m officially calling it:  Armchair Amusements is now a year old!  Good grief, look at how small Jet Black was last year! Let me be dreadfully honest; structured, purposeful writing doesn’t come easy for me. At the beginning, I tried my hand at writing ‘proper’ book reviews because I […]... Read More
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I’ll Have What She’s Having by Rebecca Harrington

On the heels of Manazuru (read my post here.) I decided to pick up something light and fun for a change; I’ll Have What She’s Having. This dishy book follows author Rebecca Harrington as she takes on diets sworn by various celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, Madonna, Beyonce, and many more. In emulating the different eating […]... Read More