Reading List

Library Chicken :: 3.28.18

Library Chicken :: 3.28.18

Spooky stories, murder mysteries, and more good stuff keep Suzanne's library card busy this week.

Library Chicken Update :: 3.21.18

Library Chicken Update :: 3.21.18

Suzanne's still reading stacks of short stories, plus a not-as-fascinating-as-you'd-think history of diagramming sentences, some feminist classics, and the occasional novel.

Great YA Westerns for Your Reading List

Great YA Westerns for Your Reading List

Good versus evil plays out in complicated ways in these YA westerns.

Library Chicken Update :: 3.7.18

Library Chicken Update :: 3.7.18

Suzanne continues to push the limits of just how many short story collections one reader can tackle in this week's edition of Library Chicken.

Reading Challenge Readalouds: Great Epistolary Novels

Reading Challenge Readalouds: Great Epistolary Novels

This week, I am focusing on one of my very favorite things: novels written in letters.

Library Chicken :: Suzanne and Amy’s Favorite Reads in February

Library Chicken :: Suzanne and Amy’s Favorite Reads in February

Suzanne and Amy pick their favorite reads of February, including a couple of short story collections, an unexpected dose of chick lit, a cozy British family story, and more.

Library Chicken Update :: 2.21.18

Library Chicken Update :: 2.21.18

Even the flu can't keep Suzanne from short stories, bookish memoirs, surprisingly intense popular fiction, and a little Vonnegut.

Book Nerd: Delightfully Doleful Books for Dark and Dreary Winter Days

Book Nerd: Delightfully Doleful Books for Dark and Dreary Winter Days

When the weather outside is frightful, Suzanne embraces the dark side with a gloomy, Gothic reading list that makes a bleak winter day seem positively cheerful by comparison.

Library Chicken :: Suzanne and Amy’s Favorite Reads in January

Library Chicken :: Suzanne and Amy’s Favorite Reads in January

What made our library-loving hearts happy this month: historical fiction set in East Berlin, Virginia Woolf fan fiction, magic plus Jane Austen plus plucky heroine, a dystopian vision of a world at war, a school for kids who've visited imaginary worlds, and more.

Library Chicken Update :: 1.31.18

Library Chicken Update :: 1.31.18

On a particularly good Library Chicken week, Suzanne's reading short stories, British detectives, a little Virginia Woolf fan fiction, a charming novel totally worth the library hold list, and more.