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 Mid-September Reads

Since I've been reading a lot of short books this month, I thought I'd check in twice for readers. September 4 For "a classic with a twist" (my reading group updated "a classic romance") I read The Sleeper and The Spindle by Neil Gaiman. It is a retelling of the Sleeping Beauty tale with Snow … Continue reading Jobe’s Mid-September Reads