What is a backlisted book?

So I had to do a little digging, because Book Date's category "backlisted book" had me stumped. By swimming against the tide of the internet sea (my Google searches wanted me to be looking for the much more common phrase, "blacklisted book," which is another way of saying "banned book") I think I reached a … Continue reading What is a backlisted book?

Jobe’s October Reads

Trimalchio by F. Scott Fitzgerald. An earlier draft of The Great Gatsby. Read for Novel Revision class to compare the two. An interesting look into one writer's process. Now is the Time to Open Your Heart by Alice Walker. Phenomenal book by phenomenal author. Very spiritual. I opted for the audiobook and the voice acting … Continue reading Jobe’s October Reads

Jobe’s End of September Reads

Of course the minute I think I'm going to rocket ahead in my reading pace, I slow down. That's okay. One of the joys of a book is that it waits right there for you, as soon(er) or late(r) as you are able to get back to it. Finished: The first two books I finished … Continue reading Jobe’s End of September Reads