Tag: j.r.r. tolkien

Ten Must See Book-to-Movie Adaptations

Posted February 20, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Ten Must See Book-to-Movie Adaptations

Ten Must See Book-to-Movie Adaptations in 2014 I am always curious to see book-to-movie adaptations. So many have been disappointments but there have been a few gems here and there so I have never really given up on viewing them even though nine times out of ten I prefer the book – but there is always the exception to the rule. Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead I have read the […]

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 […]

Favourite Quotes: Tolkien

Posted January 23, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
Favourite Quotes: Tolkien

“Do you wish me a good morning, or mean that it is a good morning whether I want it or not; or that you feel good this morning; or that it is a morning to be good on?” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit “All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached […]

Which magical Tolkien creature are you?

Posted January 23, 2014 by Brin in Quizzes / 0 Comments
Which magical Tolkien creature are you?

Just for Fun: which magical Tolkien creature are you? Following on from my last blog post, My Top 10 Childhood Reads, I thought in honour of my number 1 book, I would partake in another small quiz to find out which Tolkien race I would be. And…I got an Elf! Definitely did not see that one coming (thought I would be more of a Hobbit!). Click HERE to take the […]

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. […]