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Favourite Retro Ships

Posted February 14, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
Favourite Retro Ships

Happy Valentine’s Day guys and gals! Some people go all out for Valentine’s Day though I’ve always been a bit meh on the whole thing. However, I’m a big fan of romance in books so it seems kinda wrong to let this day go past without a post about some of my favourite ships. Now, I don’t mean actual ships here but book couples that I ‘shipped’ before I even […]

2018 – A Year in Review

Posted January 4, 2019 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 3 Comments
2018 – A Year in Review

Well, 2018 had its ups and downs but overall it was definitely a successful reading year for me. I managed to read 120 books last year which, although nothing like I used to be able to get through, is still a really decent amount. I finally seemed to get myself out of that horrible reading slump that has plagued me for years. Blogging wasn’t quite as successful but I definitely […]

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 […]

Bookish Pet Peeves

Posted March 14, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 6 Comments
Bookish Pet Peeves

I love to read more than just about anything else. Reading takes me to another place and lets me escape the doldrums of life. But… there are things about books that also drive me up the wall. Some of these things are relatively silly but they quite often spoil the enjoyment I get over reading books. Here are a few of my bookish pet peeves: 1. Remembering a book cover […]