‘Tis the season for merry-making and movie-watching. Grab some hot chocolate. Plop in a peppermint stick. Gather the fam and get comfy. (Don’t forget the little’uns! Or the dog!) This is Mom’s 100% subjective, totally unscientific list of Best Christmas Movies Ever.
Several are well-known, perennial favorites. But you may find some surprises here. In fact, you may have never heard of some of these. All are worthwhile. How many do you recognize?
I’m kinda curious myself. I gave her the puppy eyes look.
Works every time.
So ‘clear the decks’ for Mom’s TopReads of 2018.
Warning: “That ‘top 20’ thing’s just not gonna happen,” says Mom.
Indeed, competition for a spot on Mom’s ‘totally subjective, 100% unscientific’ list was fierce. So bow-wow-ish, in fact, that Mom divided the list into four basic categories:
Also Honorable Mentions.
Each book earned its respective spot based on quality of writing, creativity and poignancy, superior characterizations, outstanding, unique plots and overall excellence. And Just Plain Fun. (Note: No book that brainlessly, repeatedly deploys gratuitous profanity ever makes Mom’s “best” list. She calls that “sloppy-writing-lazy.” Hah, bumhug again.)
365 books in one year. And then some! November 27, 2018.
Anyway, Mom’s Top Books Read in 2018 are,in no particular order: