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Books From My Teen Years I’d Love To Revisit

Posted July 10, 2018 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Books From My Teen Years I’d Love To Revisit

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 This week’s theme is top ten: Books From My Teen Years That I Would Love To Revisit This week’s topic is actually best books read in 2018 but I already posted a similar topic last week so I’m gonna go with books from […]

The Friday 56: The Midnight Club

Posted June 12, 2015 by Brin in Memes, The Friday 56 / 6 Comments
The Friday 56: The Midnight Club

This is a weekly meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. The rules are as follows: Grab a book, any book. Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader. Find any sentence (or a few, just don’t spoil it) that grabs you. Post it. Add your URL post in the link on Freda’s most recent Friday 56 post. It’s been a long time since I did a Friday 56 post but […]

Trick or Treat! Vintage YA Recommendations #3

Trick or Treat! Vintage YA Recommendations #3

It has been a long since I have posted anything regarding my goal to re-read vintage Young Adult books (mostly from the 80’s/90’s but there are some from the 70’s thrown in there too!). I thought it was about time that I did something about that and what better opportunity to discuss my favourite teen horror novels than the week leading up to Halloween? Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your […]

Top Ten “Gateway” Books/Authors

Posted April 1, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 14 Comments
Top Ten “Gateway” Books/Authors

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten “Gateway” Books/Authors In My Reading Journey Top Ten “Gateway” Books/Authors In My Reading Journey (so your list could be a mix of a books that got you into reading, an author that got you into reading a genre you never thought you’d read, a book that brought you BACK into […]

80s and 90s YA Fiction

Posted January 9, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 9 Comments
80s and 90s YA Fiction

The Young Adult book market has changed a lot over the years. I read a great deal of YA fiction throughout the 1990s (the vast majority of which was actually published in the 1980s). The genre was quite different back then. There was not the vast array of choice that there is for younger readers nowadays. There really has been something of a boom in YA literature in the last […]