2016 End of Year Book Survey

Posted December 28, 2016 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 1 Comment
2016 End of Year Book Survey

Hosted by Jamie @ The Perpetual Page Turner This will be my fourth year completing this survey (I am actually having trouble wrapping my head around this – I cannot believe I have been blogging that length of time). 2016 hasn’t been the best year what with all the celebrity deaths and turbulent goings on in the world. As for reading – well, this might just be the worst year […]

Ten Books I Wouldn’t Mind Santa Leaving Under My Tree

Posted December 20, 2016 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Ten Books I Wouldn’t Mind Santa Leaving Under My Tree

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is: Ten Books I Wouldn’t Mind Santa Leaving Under My Tree After the Woods by Kim Savage | Goodreads Shallow Graves by Kali Wallace | Goodreads The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner | Goodreads Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen | Goodreads Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard | Goodreads Everything Leads […]

Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

Posted December 6, 2016 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 4 Comments
Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is: New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016! Okay, I have a confession to make – I haven’t read any new authors this year (and I honestly feel terrible about it). This is probably the worst year I’ve had for reading since… well, since I learned to […]

Book Blogging vs BookTube vs Bookstagram

Posted December 5, 2016 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 12 Comments
Book Blogging vs BookTube vs Bookstagram

Out with the Old; In with the New There has been a lot of unrest and rumblings in the bookish blogosphere as of late. As new(ish) platforms such as BookTube and Bookstagram are gathering speed, it seems as though ye olde fashioned print blogs have been falling a little out of fashion. Now, don’t get me wrong, I happen to love Bookstagram personally; I adore taking pictures of my books and […]

Top Ten Authors I’m Thankful For

Posted November 22, 2016 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Top Ten Authors I’m Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome meme hosted by the lovely folks @ The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is a Thanksgiving freebie so I’ve decided to focus on authors I am thankful for (I don’t really get Thanksgiving personally because I’m a Brit, but whatevs – I’ll play along). 😉 So, in no particular order: 1. Robin Hobb To say that I am a massive fan of Robin […]