Favourite Childhood Reads

Posted January 23, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Favourite Childhood Reads

The Books that had the Biggest Influence on Me as a Child I read a lot as a child – books were a huge part of my early life and I can credit both of my parents for getting me into reading at a very young age. Reading is still one of my biggest passions – due in large part to the many wonderful books I read in my youth. […]

Just for Fun: Frozen quiz – which character are you?

Posted January 21, 2014 by Brin in Quizzes / 1 Comment
Just for Fun: Frozen quiz – which character are you?

I think I am addicted now – cannot seem to stop doing these quizzes! Here is my latest character result, from the Disney film Frozen (which I have yet to see but looks really, really good!): Which Frozen Character are you? Elsa From the outside, Elsa looks poised, regal and reserved, but in reality, she lives in fear as she wrestles with a mighty secret—she was born with the power […]

Just for Fun: Harry Potter quiz – which book character are you?

Posted January 20, 2014 by Brin in Quizzes / 5 Comments
Just for Fun: Harry Potter quiz – which book character are you?

I just took this quiz here and ended up with this result. I can live with that – Hermione is one of my favourite characters in Harry Potter (well, after Snape but I cannot imagine anyone would want to get him in one of these quizzes!). Which Harry Potter Character Are You? Hermione You’re book smart, moral and cool under pressure. You love learning and showing others what you know. You’re way […]

TBR Challenge 2014

Posted January 19, 2014 by Brin in Challenges / 5 Comments
TBR Challenge 2014

This challenge (hosted by the lovely folks at ♥!The Young Adult Book Club!♥ on Goodreads) is going to be one of the biggest personal challenges for me this year. I took part in the TBR Challenge 2013 but ended up not getting very far with it, mainly because I kept getting so distracted by all the shiny new books I pretty much ignored all the books gathering dust of my shelf (literally […]

World After by Susan Ee

Posted January 18, 2014 by Brin in Reviews / 5 Comments
World After by Susan Ee

World After is the long-anticipated sequel to Angelfall – a self-published novel by Susan Ee which seemed to sprout wings and take off (bad pun intended!) when it was released two years ago. Angelfall was a massive success which seemed to take the book blogosphere by storm. Fans have been eagerly awaiting the sequel especially since the first book ended with a colossal cliff-hanger. But the real question is does […]