Category Archives: Life

On Hiatus

The blog is going on hiatus until further notice.  Nothing’s wrong; I’m just taking a break. I’ll still be updating LibraryThing and Goodreads, so you can follow my reviews there if you wish. Goodbye for now. Advertisements

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Today is when we remember all the things we’re thankful for.  I am thankful for my health, my family, and – of course – books. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Brooklyn Book Festival 2013

I only attended one panel at the Brooklyn Book Festival this year, but it was fantastic! The panelists were Felix Gilman, N.K. Jemisin, and Naomi Novik, and the talk was moderated by Lev Grossman.  The authors read short excerpts from their most recent … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

I hope everyone has a wonderful holiday season!  Here’s a little reminder to watch the Doctor Who Christmas Special The Snowmen tonight at 9 PM Eastern on BBC America.

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Today I am thankful for family, friends, freedom, a roof over my head, money to go to school, good health, and, of course, good books.  What are you thankful for? I don’t know about you, but sometimes I forget all … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat

Happy Halloween from Lesley’s Reading Heaven. 🙂

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New York Comic Con 2012

Yesterday I attended New York Comic Con!  For a more comprehensive review of Friday’s events, including the authors who were there, check out the recaps posted by The Qwillery and The Ranting Dragon.  Here are some of my highlights:   … Continue reading

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Beautiful Libraries: The Morgan

I recently visited the Pierpont Morgan Library and Museum and was blown away by the art, the rare books and manuscripts,* and the architecture of the library itself.  Here are a few pictures.         The library is three stories with a hidden … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Book Festival 2012

This was the first year that I attended the Brooklyn Book Festival, and it was so. much. fun.  There were tons of vendors and so many signings and panels that there was no way I could go to all the … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day

Have a fun, relaxing holiday, everyone.  In celebration of back-to-school, the end of summer, and (of course) books, here’s a Grant Snider comic to brighten your day.

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