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Bookstagram Theme: Yay or Nay?

Posted April 13, 2018 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 4 Comments
Bookstagram Theme: Yay or Nay?

Bookstagram Theme: Yay or Nay? It’s no secret that I love Bookstagram (I do, I LOVE it!) although I do struggle to balance keeping up with posting regularly and I find it virtually impossible to keep a consistent theme. I’ve read a lot of posts from successful bookstagrammers who say that consistency is key (which I totally agree with) but most of these lovely peeps also advise that having a […]

1 Year Blogoversary

Posted August 4, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 18 Comments
1 Year Blogoversary

Today is my 1 Year Blogoversary! I honestly didn’t think I would be able to keep this up for a month let alone a whole year. Truth is, I love blogging. I love interacting with others within the blogging community and I really enjoy sharing my thoughts on my favourite books and bookish-related topics and the discussion that it generates. I have had a really shitty year (sorry for the bad language […]

Tristant and Elijah by Jennifer Lavoie

Posted June 22, 2014 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Tristant and Elijah by Jennifer Lavoie

I really enjoyed Jennifer Lavoie’s debut novel Andy Squared so when I saw this book on Netgalley I just knew I had to request it. I was over the moon when I was approved – thank you Bold Stroke Books! Tristant and Elijah was a really sweet story about an out high-school boy called Tristant who, along with his long-time crush Elijah, uncovers a somewhat illicit-sounding letter in amongst his great-uncle’s belongings. The […]

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Posted May 18, 2014 by Brin in Reviews / 14 Comments
Cinder by Marissa Meyer

To say that I loved this book would be an understatement. As a rule, I adore fairy tale retellings. I also love dystopian settings. Combining the story of Cinderella with a dystopian theme = win! Cinder is the kind of novel that really ticks my boxes. I mean, a cyborg Cinderella – it is absolute genius. Yet Cinder is more than just a fantastic premise. There is a lot of […]

Stacking the Shelves: Week 13

Posted April 26, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 12 Comments
Stacking the Shelves: Week 13

Stacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews Here are the rules: Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Participants are to create their own […]