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Favourite Creepy Settings

Posted October 11, 2017 by Brin in Memes, Top 5 Wednesday / 3 Comments
Favourite Creepy Settings

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey @ GingerReadsLainey on Youtube and is now hosted by Sam @ ThoughtsOnTomes You can join the Goodreads group HERE You get a new topic every Wednesday, and you then list your Top 5 books related to the particular topic. today’s topic is: Favourite Creepy Settings This week is all about my favourite creepy settings…and I’m not limiting myself to just books here! Halloween is fast approaching so the […]

June Bookstagram Challenges: Day 2

Posted June 2, 2017 by Brin in Challenges / 0 Comments
June Bookstagram Challenges: Day 2

June Bookstagram Challenges (and what I got up to today) #bookishthisorthat – hosted by: @darkfaerietales_, @cbookaddiction, @novelheartbeat and @eden.hammond With each daily prompt, you choose which of the two choices you prefer. So, let’s say the choice was between Game of Thrones and the Lord of the Rings, you choose which one is your favourite and create a photo using your choice (and FYI, as much as I love GoT, it would […]

10 Interesting Facts About Books / Writers

Posted February 20, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
10 Interesting Facts About Books / Writers

1. One out of every eight letters you read is the letter ‘e’. 2. Children’s author Roald Dahl worked as a spy in America during the Second World War. 3. Leo Tolstoy’s book War and Peace is really an epic read, the first published edition consisted of 1,225 pages. Typewriters and printers had not yet been invented when the book was being written so Tolstoy’s wife copied the book seven […]

Top Ten Worlds I’d Never Want To Live In

Posted January 28, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 4 Comments
Top Ten Worlds I’d Never Want To Live In

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by the Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is: ~Worlds I’d Never Want To Live In~ This is the very first time I have participated in this meme (yay!). When I saw this topic I knew straight away that I wanted to be a part of this (and the future themes look just as interesting and should hopefully encourage my creativity!). […]