Book Reviews Coming Soon & More

Book Reviews Coming Soon & More

Posting on Sitting in the Stacks has been inconsistent lately and it’s my hope to remedy that problem. We’re all busy folks, but many of you take the time to visit SitS regularly and I believe you deserve content. To help, here is a little sneak peak at what is to come in the next few weeks! This does the double duty of letting you know to check back soon and holding me responsible for what I guaranteed. Read more

WWW Wednesday July 16, 2014: The Boys In Their Boat

WWW Wednesday July 16, 2014: The Boys In Their Boat

There is not much new to update everyone on this week. I have been busy writing for work and studying for Spanish class.  This has not left a lot of time to write reviews or, sadly, read. Please stay tuned for a review of We Were Liars and a local cooperative bookstore here in Chicago. Read more

WWW Wednesday: A Book A Day Keeps The Traffic At Bay

WWW Wednesday: A Book A Day Keeps The Traffic At Bay

It’s Wednesday and we all know what that means…WWW Wednesday! This summer edition of WWW Wednesday includes a new item — an audiobook! I only have one previous encounter with audiobooks and that was as a child. During a road trip, my friend’s mom played one of the Harry Potter books for us. I remember really enjoying that experience, so I’m very surprised it has taken me this long to try another audiobook. Read more

Bookstore Bars

Bookstore Bars

Screen Shot 2014-07-29 at 9.05.12 PM*Sitting in the Stacks is well aware today is not Friday, but decided to post a day early as many people will be out celebrating the 4th of July with their friends and family tomorrow. 

Beer, wine, whiskey — they all pair well with books! Who among us hasn’t enjoyed a nice beverage while curled up with our latest read? It appears this beloved ritual of many book lovers won’t have to remain within the confines of a home. Read more

WWW Wednesday, July 2, 2014: The beginning to a summer of books

WWW Wednesday, July 2, 2014: The beginning to a summer of books

School is out for summer and we all know what that means — FUN READING! Now that I have dug my way out of the pile of research, school books, and papers burying me for the last 8.5 months it is time for a new installment of WWW Wednesdays! Over the summer, WWW Wednesdays will not have a “School” section, but only discuss all the “For Fun” books I can get my hands on. As an added bonus, I am including my first ever infographic! Read more