The Library Lady Blog

Hi there, I'm the Library Lady, or Andi to most people. This blog tries to focus on aspects of self-care, complete with books, hot baths, and being outdoors or exploring around.

Photo by Allie Smith on Unsplash   It’s no lie, self-help has taken the literacy world by storm. While it has been around for a long time (a really long time, some books that could fall under the “self-improvement” category can date back since the 1500s!), there was a huge boom in them in the late twentieth century. …

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*** Possible Spoilers Ahead! *** Book Title: The Beautiful Author: Renée Ahdieh Main Theme: Young Adult, Paranormal, Romance Thesis: Seventeen-year-old Celine Rousseau steps off the ship, a new girl in early 19th century New Orleans. A transplant from Paris, she feels completely out of her depth, living in a convent of nuns with other young girls …

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*** Possible Spoilers Ahead! *** Book Title: Glass Sword Author: Victoria Aveyard Main Theme: Romance, Young Adult, Fantasy, Dystopian Thesis: Narrowly escaping with her life, Mare is on the run. And she has a hard time knowing who is on her side and who isn’t. Maven, now the king, and his evil mother, is hellbent …

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*** Possible Spoilers Ahead! *** Book Title: Unfu*k Yourself:  Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life Author: Gary John Bishop Main Theme: Self Help This book review will contain affiliate links, which means if you decide to purchase something from you, I will receive a small portion in return. It would mean a …

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Well, folks, it is starting to look like we might be heading for an actual lockdown of some sorts here in Idaho. Our confirmed cases went from 9-10 cases to 40 in a week’s time. It looks like people are realizing as more tests become available, that more people actually had the disease than we …

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