Top Ten Books of 2016

I read a lot of great books this year. I read 30 books that were five stars this year, which is more than I’ve ever done in a year. These, however, were my favorites this year. Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, so go see what other authors decided to…

Review:: Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

Acclaimed scientist Hope Jahren has built three laboratories in which she’s studied trees, flowers, seeds, and soil. Her first book, Lab Girl, is a revelatory treatise on plant life—but it is also so much more. Lab Girl is a book about work, love, and the mountains that can be moved when those two things come together.…