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WWW Wednesdays: Week 9

Posted April 9, 2014 by Brin in Memes, WWW Wednesdays / 4 Comments
WWW Wednesdays: Week 9

WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Should Be Reading WWW Wednesdays To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions… 1. What are you currently reading? 2. What did you recently finish reading? 3. What do you think you’ll read next? I’ve managed to focus on one book at a time this week – think I deserve a medal for that restraint haha! 1. What are you […]

Top Ten Things On My Bookish Bucket List

Posted March 25, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 8 Comments
Top Ten Things On My Bookish Bucket List

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Things On My Bookish Bucket List Ah, bucket lists… love ’em or hate ’em, most people have ’em though (maybe?) There are always things I would like to do or see and I definitely have some bookish goals as well! My Bookish Bucket List: 1. Read War and Peace by […]

All Time Favourite Books in The Fantasy Genre

Posted March 10, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 10 Comments
All Time Favourite Books in The Fantasy Genre

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten All Time Favourite Books in The Fantasy Genre Fantasy is probably my all-time favourite genre but it was difficult narrowing down my favourite books to just ten! I ended up listed the series rather than just a singular book as there are so many fantasy series I love and I […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Fool’s Assassin

Posted March 5, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Waiting on Wednesday / 8 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday: Fool’s Assassin

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that showcases the upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating. my pick for this week Nearly twenty years ago, Robin Hobb burst upon the fantasy scene with the first of her acclaimed Farseer novels, Assassin’s Apprentice, which introduced the characters of FitzChivalry Farseer and his uncanny friend the Fool. A watershed moment in modern fantasy, this novel—and […]

Favourite Literary Characters: The Fool

Posted February 6, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 1 Comment
Favourite Literary Characters: The Fool

Favourite Literary Characters: The Fool There have been many literary characters I have loved. Some because I relate to them, some because they make me laugh, some just because they make me feel. I have a whole host of favourite characters that I will probably eventually blog about but no character has ever captured my heart (and my imagination) in the way that The Fool from Robin Hobb‘s Realm of […]