Keri Reads & Drinks

Jan-April: Looking at the Glass a Third Full

This week marked the end of the first third of the year! I can't believe it's already May. It doesn't quite feel like May yet, but I'm hopeful. I figured it’s a good time to reflect and recap what I read and drank during the first four months of 2019! Maybe you'll be inspired to… Continue reading Jan-April: Looking at the Glass a Third Full

Keri Reads & Drinks

Where the Crawdads Sing

Delia Owens' debut novel, Where the Crawdads Sing,  hurt my heart from its first page to its last. The NY Times got it right when they called it, “Painfully heartbreaking”. I had extremely high expectations for this book. It currently holds a 5 star rating on Amazon out of 9,000+ customer reviews and a 4.53… Continue reading Where the Crawdads Sing

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Jane Austen’s Delightful Emma

A few years ago, I read Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen for the first time. I am ashamed to admit that even though I studied literature in college, I didn't read Jane Austen. It was never assigned, so I just didn’t read it. Years later, I wanted to right my wrong and picked up… Continue reading Jane Austen’s Delightful Emma

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To Kill a Mockingbird

I firmly believe that my life would look very different today had I never read To Kill a Mockingbird in high school. Harper Lee is responsible for why I studied literature in college, why I adore reading, and why I became a writer. This book is extremely special to me because it was one of the… Continue reading To Kill a Mockingbird

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Keri Reads & Drinks (& Writes)

Sometimes you need a fresh start, ya know? A couple years ago, I started a blog called Pour Me Another Novel. (You can still check out my old posts and pairings here.) The purpose was to combine my two favorite things - books and wine. The premise was simple, I'd pair the books I read… Continue reading Keri Reads & Drinks (& Writes)