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Stacking the Shelves #102

Posted November 18, 2017 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 4 Comments
Stacking the Shelves #102

Stacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality What I Added To My Stack I’ve been pretty busy this week (finally!) sorting out my new bookcases, but that didn’t stop me adding some more books to my stack! I know I said last week I was going to go on a book-buying ban but what can you do? 😉 I’m posting this quite late on […]

Nostalgic Book Boyfriends

Posted November 15, 2017 by Brin in Memes, Top 5 Wednesday / 1 Comment
Nostalgic Book Boyfriends

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey @GingerReadsLainey on Youtube and is now hosted by Sam @ThoughtsOnTomes You can join the Goodreads group HERE There’s a new topic every Wednesday, and you then list your Top 5 books related to the particular topic. today’s topic is: Nostalgic Book Boyfriends This week’s Top 5 topic ‘Nostalgic Book Boyfriends’ is so up my street it’s almost scary! I love to get all nostalgic about my favourite […]

Books I Want Young People to Read

Posted November 14, 2017 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Books I Want Young People to Read

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is top ten: Books I Want Young People to Read This is a rather interesting topic – what books would I want to encourage young people to read? There are so many choices it’s actually going to be hard to limit it to just ten but I will give it my […]

Retro Reads: Teen Thriller Writer Lois Duncan

Posted November 13, 2017 by Brin in 80s & 90s Young Adult Rewind, Retro Reads / 2 Comments
Retro Reads: Teen Thriller Writer Lois Duncan

Lois Duncan: Teen Thriller Writer Extraordinaire Lois Duncan was the writer of over a dozen teen thrillers that I adored reading when I was growing up. A writer whose life was marred by tragedy when, in a strange parallel to her own writing, her daughter Kaitlyn was murdered under mysterious circumstances. After this heart-breaking turn of events, Duncan turned away from writing fiction. She instead put her focus on finding her daughter’s […]

Stacking the Shelves #101

Posted November 11, 2017 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 5 Comments
Stacking the Shelves #101

Stacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality What I Added To My Bookshelves Alright, so my bookshelves are positively groaning after last week’s mega post! This post is definitely not going to be as massive as last week. I only added a couple (err, five!) books to my physical haul this week which is a bit more manageable. I’m starting to think a book-buying […]