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Top Ten Books About Friendship

Posted May 20, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 8 Comments
Top Ten Books About Friendship

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books About Friendship Yass – I love books where friendship is a major theme! It’s all too common for it to take a backseat to the plot or the romance and it is refreshing when it is given equal importance. 1. Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta I love the friendship […]

Top Ten Book to Movie Adaptations

Posted February 25, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 13 Comments
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. […]

Ten Interesting Facts About Books / Writers

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

Ten 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 […]

I am an INFP – Humanmetrics Jung Typology

Posted February 18, 2014 by Brin in Fun/Off-topic / 2 Comments
I am an INFP – Humanmetrics Jung Typology

I am an INFP I really love quizzes and tests like these. I studied Jung at university so this one was particularly interesting to me. Pretty apt result too! Humanmetrics Jung Typology Test™ Your Type – INFP Introvert (89%)  iNtuitive (50%)  Feeling (75%)  Perceiving (11)% You have strong preference of Introversion over Extraversion (89%) You have moderate preference of Intuition over Sensing (50%) You have distinctive preference of Feeling over Thinking (75%) You […]

Top Ten Reasons I Love Being A Blogger/Reader

Posted February 18, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Top Ten Reasons I Love Being A Blogger/Reader

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Reasons I Love Being A Blogger/Reader To make this week’s topic a little easier to answer, I am going to give 5 reasons why I love being a blogger and 5 reasons why I love being a reader. 5 reasons why I love being a blogger: personal accomplishment The sense […]