Tag: j.r.r. tolkien

Favourite Antagonists

Posted October 11, 2018 by Brin in Memes, Top 5 Wednesday / 2 Comments
Favourite Antagonists

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey @GingerReadsLainey on Youtube and is now hosted by Sam @ThoughtsOnTomes You can join the Goodreads group HERE There’s a new topic every Wednesday, and you then list your Top 5 books related to the particular topic. Favourite Antagonists This week’s topic is actually favourite villains but, as I already did this in May when we had a rewind month, I’m going to spin the topic slightly […]

Fictional Bucket List #9

Posted October 15, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 4 Comments
Fictional Bucket List #9

I have spotted several versions of the Fictional Bucket List popping up on a few blogs now and I think it is really awesome so I couldn’t resist making up a list of my own! Basically it is a bucket list for all the literary worlds you would love to visit or literary characters you would like to interact with – the sky’s the limit! Throughout the months of October/November I will […]

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 […]

All Time Favourite Books in The Fantasy Genre

Posted March 10, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 10 Comments
All Time Favourite Books in The Fantasy Genre

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten All Time Favourite Books in The Fantasy Genre Fantasy is probably my all-time favourite genre but it was difficult narrowing down my favourite books to just ten! I ended up listed the series rather than just a singular book as there are so many fantasy series I love and I […]

World Book Day – UK

Posted March 6, 2014 by Brin in Fun/Off-topic / 6 Comments
World Book Day – UK

World Book Day is celebrated on an entirely different day in Britain from the rest of the world. World Book Day is a charity event held annually in the United Kingdom and Ireland on the first Thursday in March. The rest of the world will be celebrating this event on 23 April but we folks in the UK have claimed this day for our celebrations. Even my work joined in; […]