Category: Discussion Posts

Best of the Decade

Posted January 1, 2020 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 1 Comment
Best of the Decade

Best of the Decade Instead of doing a round-up of the last year, I thought it might be fun to instead do a round-up of my favourite things over the last decade! 2010 to 2019 was a decade of firsts for me: it was the decade I finally started a blog of my own which was probably in hindsight the best decision I could have made because blogging has been […]

2019 End of Year Book Survey

Posted December 26, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 1 Comment
2019 End of Year Book Survey

Greetings and salutations! I realised the other day I hadn’t yet completed this annual survey (which just isn’t on since I have completed it every single year since starting a blog back in 2013). This survey which was created and still hosted by the lovely Jamie @ The Perpetual Page-Turner (more details here). end of year survey: 2019 reading stats number of books you read: 112 number of re-reads: 14 genre you […]

Fictional Crushes

Posted November 4, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 1 Comment
Fictional Crushes

I’ve posted before about book boyfriends but I thought it might be fun to list some of my other favourite fictional crushes, from television shows and movies. I’ve never really crushed on real-life people all that much (even when I was younger). That felt like taking it a step too far. But the characters they play? Well, that’s a whole different story! Fictional Crushes I have fairly eclectic tastes in […]

Favourite Retro Ships

Posted February 14, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
Favourite Retro Ships

Happy Valentine’s Day guys and gals! Some people go all out for Valentine’s Day though I’ve always been a bit meh on the whole thing. However, I’m a big fan of romance in books so it seems kinda wrong to let this day go past without a post about some of my favourite ships. Now, I don’t mean actual ships here but book couples that I ‘shipped’ before I even […]

2018 – A Year in Review

Posted January 4, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 3 Comments
2018 – A Year in Review

Well, 2018 had its ups and downs but overall it was definitely a successful reading year for me. I managed to read 120 books last year which, although nothing like I used to be able to get through, is still a really decent amount. I finally seemed to get myself out of that horrible reading slump that has plagued me for years. Blogging wasn’t quite as successful but I definitely […]