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Non-Horror Books that Scared You

Posted October 25, 2017 by Brin in Memes, Top 5 Wednesday / 0 Comments
Non-Horror Books that Scared You

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. today’s topic is: Non-Horror Books that Scared You Non-horror books that scared me… at first this seemed like a bit of a difficult topic. I mean, if I want to be […]

Friday the 13th

Posted March 13, 2015 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th, also known as Black Friday, occurs when the 13th day of the month in the Gregorian calendar falls on a Friday. I didn’t just pluck this fact out of thin air or even from the very dark recesses of my brain, I took a trip to Wikipedia lol. 😉 This is generally considered an unlucky day but I haven’t always found it so myself (I actually got engaged […]

Top Ten Tuesday Rewind: Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations

Posted February 25, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 13 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday Rewind: Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Tuesday REWIND! Pick from previous topics that you want to do again or may have missed. My choice is: Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations Not all book to movie adaptations are good (some are downright terrible in fact!) but there are some really great adaptations that break the mold. […]

Favourite Childhood Reads

Posted January 23, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Favourite Childhood Reads

The Books that had the Biggest Influence on Me as a Child I read a lot as a child – books were a huge part of my early life and I can credit both of my parents for getting me into reading at a very young age. Reading is still one of my biggest passions – due in large part to the many wonderful books I read in my youth. […]

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 […]