Tag: bibliophile

Book Character Traits I Love

Posted October 8, 2019 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 3 Comments
Book Character Traits I Love

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 Book Character Traits I Love Oh, I do love this topic! I tend to fall for the same types of characters (or character archetypes) over and over again. A lot of these traits tend to cross over a lot but I think they […]

Stacking the Shelves #180

Posted October 6, 2019 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 0 Comments
Stacking the Shelves #180

Stacking the Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality what’s the buzz: weekly round-up and book haul This week was the UK release of Wayward Son (though I already bought the eBook when it released a week earlier). I finally got my special Waterstones edition with floral-sprayed edge and signed by Rainbow Rowell herself! I was so happy to finally have a physical copy (I’ve got a […]

Stacking the Shelves #179

Posted September 28, 2019 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 1 Comment
Stacking the Shelves #179

Stacking the Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality what’s the buzz: weekly round-up and book haul Well, this was Wayward Son release week – I have been waiting for this all year (since it was first announced last year, actually). I even ended up taking the day off work so I could read it without fear of accidentally spoiling myself (I was already dodging spoilers because […]

Wayward Son by Rainbow Rowell

Posted September 27, 2019 by Brin in Reviews / 1 Comment
Wayward Son by Rainbow Rowell

I have been positively giddy with anticipation waiting for Wayward Son; Carry On is one of my all-time favourites and I couldn’t wait for more Simon and Baz content. I couldn’t even wait for the hardcover copy I ordered to release on 3rd October (the special edition signed copy from Waterstones natch). I caved and bought the eBook so I could read it on 24th September (which falls in line […]

Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Posted September 26, 2019 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

I was mulling over my review for Wayward Son when it occurred to me that I had never actually reviewed Carry On (for shame!) and oh, how appropriate that I was just now listening to a playlist on Spotify and Bohemian Rhapsody came on (carry on, carry on…) most fortuitous! It’s definitely a sign. Carry On by Rainbow Rowell is a book that completely grabbed me by the lapels and […]