Category: Discussion Posts

2020 End of Year Book Survey

Posted December 31, 2020 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
2020 End of Year Book Survey

Well, 2020 has been the year of the suck but the forced downtime has meant that I managed to get plenty of reading done. When you can’t leave the house, what else is a girl to do, amirite? 😉 2020 End of Year Book Survey I thought it was fitting to complete this annual survey (which I’ve taken part in since 2013) at the end of 2020 to round out […]

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High

Cover Retrospective: Sweet Valley High The Sweet Valley High covers (the originals, at least) were iconic. I first came across them in my local library and I was hooked in by the glamorous cover models and soft pastel palettes. The covers were painted by James Mathewuse, a book cover artist known for his work on the Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys series (incidentally, he also created the cover art for […]

Sweet Dreams to Stardom

Sweet Dreams to Stardom

Sweet Dreams to Stardom I have done similar posts about famous people appearing on young adult book covers (see posts here and here) but I thought it would be fun to do a post focusing on the Sweet Dreams series of romance books. When researching the aforementioned posts, I noticed that there were a lot of familiar faces on Sweet Dreams covers though I couldn’t corroborate most of them. There […]

Ten Favourite Characters from The Untamed

Posted May 29, 2020 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
Ten Favourite Characters from The Untamed

Ten Favourite Characters from The Untamed It’s been a while since I did one of these type of posts (outside of Top Ten Tuesday anyway) and as a small celebration for hitting my 1000th post on the blog (this very one, as a matter of fact!) I have decided to do a post based on my most recent obsession The Untamed! I have already talked at length about this series […]