books, discussion, TBR

Types of TBRs

THE “REVIEW COPIES” TBR PILE One word: Netgalley. THE “FUTURE RELEASE” TBR PILE We all do it. We add books and books of future releases that sound SO GOOD but we know we won't get to anytime soon. THE “REQUIRED READING” TBR PILE Part of  being a college student: required reading. Articles, textbooks, novels, nonfiction. Its… Continue reading Types of TBRs

books, tag

Book vs Book Tag

I was tagged by The Orangutan Librarian! Here are the rules: Thank the blog who tagged you and link back to them Your first book is the last book of the person who tagged you Follow the list of books the tagger you gave you and then face off “book 1 vs book 2” As… Continue reading Book vs Book Tag

books, discussion, Themed Book Recommendations

The Most and Least Popular Books On My TBR

I've seen a couple variations of this post around the blog-o-sphere and thought I'd give it a try! For the purposes of this post, I am defining popularity by the number of ratings a book has on Goodreads, and ignoring any book that has not been released at the time that I'm writing this post… Continue reading The Most and Least Popular Books On My TBR

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Unforgettable Bookish Memories Tag

I was tagged by The Orangutan Librarian! NO. 1: THE FIRST BOOK YOU EVER READ (OR WAS READ TO YOU) NO. 2: THE FIRST BOOK YOU EVER BOUGHT WITH YOUR OWN MONEY NO. 3: A BOOK YOU STAYED UP ALL NIGHT READING NO. 4: WHAT BOOK OR SERIES WILL YOU NEVER FORGET? NO. 5: A… Continue reading Unforgettable Bookish Memories Tag

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Kiss Marry Cliff Tag

I was tagged by The Orangutan Librarian and Cat On The Bookshelf! I actually did this tag before a few years ago, so you can see that version here: Marry, Kiss, Cliff – Book Tag Rules Put names of Characters (whatever gender you’re attracted to) written in pieces of separate papers in an empty jar or… Continue reading Kiss Marry Cliff Tag

Bookish Baking, books

Bookish Baking: Imaginary Food (Peter Pan)

Cup of Dirt Ingredients Chocolate pudding Oreos Gummy worms Whipped cream Directions Combine 1 cup of chocolate pudding and 1 cup of whipped cream (or cool whip topping) in a bowl. Crush ten Oreos in a ziplock bag. Mix half the pieces into the pudding. Mix a handful of gummy worms into the pudding. Pour… Continue reading Bookish Baking: Imaginary Food (Peter Pan)

Awards, books, tag

Book Blogger Recognition Award #5

I was tagged by The Books Are Everywhere! Blogger Recognition Award #4 The Blogger Recognition Award #3 The Blogger Recognition Award #2 Blogger Recognition Award Rules: 1. Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blog. 2. Write a post to show your award. 3. Give a brief story of how… Continue reading Book Blogger Recognition Award #5

books, Themed Book Recommendations

Book Recommendations: Beauty and The Beast Retellings

Fall in love, break the curse. It once seemed so easy to Prince Rhen, the heir to Emberfall. Cursed by a powerful enchantress to repeat the autumn of his eighteenth year over and over, he knew he could be saved if a girl fell for him. But that was before he learned that at the… Continue reading Book Recommendations: Beauty and The Beast Retellings

books, discussion

Why I Don’t Read Book Reviews

When I Read and Don't Read Book Reviews More or less, my general rule for reading reviews is this: if I know I won't read the book, I'll read reviews. When I know I won't read a book (lack of interest, I've heard bad things, etc.) I think its interesting to read reviews of why… Continue reading Why I Don’t Read Book Reviews

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How I Chose My Books Tag

Look at me! Getting tags done! Yes! I was tagged in this super fun tag by The Orangutan Librarian - Go check out their blog, its absolutely amazing! Find a book on your shelves or ereader with a blue cover. What made you want to pick up this book? Its Hank Green's first book - how could I… Continue reading How I Chose My Books Tag