Tag: rainbow rowell

Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Posted February 11, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon I love a bit of romance in books, especially in Young Adult (except where there are love triangles – a particular pet peeve of mine) so there are plenty of books that make me swoon. I enjoy a well-written, deep romance filled with swoon-worthy […]

Top Ten Books That Will Make You Cry

Posted February 4, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 4 Comments
Top Ten Books That Will Make You Cry

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by the Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books That Will Make You Cry I hate to admit it but I am a really big fan of books that will make me cry (though to be fair I can even cry at sad TV advertisements!) I am a bit of a softy and tend to get weepy over […]

2013 – This Past Year in Review

Posted December 31, 2013 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 0 Comments
2013 – This Past Year in Review

Well 2013 has really zoomed by. I swear every year seems to go quicker than the previous one. I remember being told that when I was a youngster and I never really believed it but it is totally true! 2013 – This Past Year in Review This year has been quite a strange one for me. I have alluded to some of the troubles I have been having in previous […]

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Posted August 6, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Eleanor and Park is a thoroughly absorbing story about two young misfits coming together and finding love. It is the first book I have read by Rainbow Rowell and I will definitely be seeking out the rest of her novels on the strength of this one. The year is 1986. On the bus to school, new girl Eleanor winds up sitting next to Park, an action that will have a […]