Author: Brin

Books on My Summer 2020 TBR

Posted June 16, 2020 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 0 Comments
Books on My Summer 2020 TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme previously hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl Books on My Summer 2020 TBR I’m not sure how many of these type of posts that I’ve done, but I do know that I very rarely (if ever!) actually read the books I list. I’m such a mood reader that it’s difficult […]

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High The Sweet Valley High covers (the originals, at least) were iconic. I first came across them in my local library and I was hooked in by the glamorous cover models and soft pastel palettes. The covers were painted by James Mathewuse, a book cover artist known for his work on the Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys series (incidentally, he also created the cover art for […]

Sweet Dreams to Stardom

Sweet Dreams to Stardom

Sweet Dreams to Stardom I have done similar posts about famous people appearing on young adult book covers (see posts here and here) but I thought it would be fun to do a post focusing on the Sweet Dreams series of romance books. When researching the aforementioned posts, I noticed that there were a lot of familiar faces on Sweet Dreams covers though I couldn’t corroborate most of them. There […]

Books Added to my TBR and Forgotten

Posted June 10, 2020 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 1 Comment
Books Added to my TBR and Forgotten

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme previously hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish and now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl Books Added to my TBR and Forgotten Oh lordy, if ever there was a Top Ten Tuesday Topic aimed solely at me, this one would be it! I am so bad at adding and acquiring books that promptly get forgotten about. I don’t […]

Stacking the Shelves #199

Posted June 7, 2020 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 0 Comments
Stacking the Shelves #199

Stacking the Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality what’s the buzz: weekly round-up and book haul It has been a pretty quiet week, truth be told. I haven’t been feeling too terrific for the last couple of days so have mostly just been chilling out and trying to keep myself occupied. You wouldn’t think it would be so difficult considering how many books I’ve got on […]