Summer Reading!

It’s been a busy summer! Between training a puppy, working at the wonderful Chapel Hill Public Library, and getting some wedding planning done, you would think (or I thought, when I realized how much time puppy training would take) that I’d have no time to read! Happily I was mistaken.

I’ve had the most rewarding experiences reading this summer, and have even found time to work on my writing. Neil Gaiman’s American Gods and The Ocean at the End of the Lane made my list, and I was elated to find myself wrapped up in his fantastical worlds, laden with messages that hit surprisingly close to him despite the fantastic circumstances. The Girl with All the Gifts, a read inspired by the upcoming film’s trailer’s “Based on the book by…”, was surprisingly entertaining, and a fresh take on zombies just when I thought the monsters had reached their over-saturation point. Continue reading Summer Reading!