2015 Summer Reading Lists from around the Web

2015 Summer Reading Lists from around the Web Summer is the time when professionals get caught up on their reading. Since I am not quite ready to produce a summer reading list of my own, and may not even produce one, I decided I’d scout around to find a few reading lists for you. From the reading lists, you will find something for every taste because they are so different. Here is the 2015 Summer Reading Lists from around the Web.   Beach Reading (and More): Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, created a list of books that he’d like us to read. On his blog, he says that this … [Read more...]

25 Books: Mad Men Reading List

25 Books: Mad Men Reading List I do not watch TV, I spend my time reading books, so I have never watched the series Mad Men, but I am a sucker for any reading list. Some of the books I have read already, some are on my ever growing pile of books to read, and some I have never heard of before. Mad Men premiered on July 19, 2007 on the cable network AMC and is produced by Lionsgate Television. According to Wikipedia, "The seventh and final season consists of 14 episodes that are split into two seven-episode installments, airing in 2014 and 2015. The second half of the final season premiered … [Read more...]

Celebrating Children’s Book Week – Children’s Books You’ll Fall in Love with Again

Celebrating Children’s Book Week – Children’s Books You’ll Fall in Love with Again May 4-10, 2015 is Children’s Book Week, how are you celebrating it? Celebrate the joy of reading! I love reading children’s books because they help me tap into my inner child, but many of them teach very important lessons that are appropriate for adults. There are many must-read children’s books that I haven’t yet read because they were not available when I was a child. Whenever I come across lists of must-read children’s books, I clip them to Evernote. I went through my Evernote Clippings and below is … [Read more...]

Gilmore Girls Reading List: Books Mentioned on the TV Show Part IV

Gilmore Girls Reading List: Books Mentioned on the TV Show Part IV This is the final instalment in the series on the Gilmore Girls Reading List. One of the ways to read more books is to read books on topics that interest you. I have never been a history buff, but I learned about history by reading about people who interest me, and I learned about history through their eyes. I also was not a big fan of science fiction, but I decided that I would give it a chance and I started off with the foundation trilogy. Although science fiction is still not my favorite genre, I find myself liking … [Read more...]

Gilmore Girls Reading List: Books Mentioned on the TV Show Part III

Gilmore Girls Reading List: Books Mentioned on the TV Show Part III I went out of town and thought I would take a break from the series on the Gilmore Girls Reading List, which I think is a good thing because it gives you time to digest the over 140 books I have already covered. If you are a fan of the Gilmore Girls show, and if you do not read a lot of books, might I suggest that it is a great time to read more books by simply reading some of the books from the 339 from the show over the seven years it was on TV. Related Post Gilmore Girls Reading List: Books Mentioned on the TV … [Read more...]