books, discussion

The Chronicles of Narnia: Where to Begin?

The Magician’s Nephew and The Horse and His Boy are set earlier in the story of Narnia, but published after, making them some sort of prequel. When first published, the books were not numbered. C.S. Lewis’s reply to a letter from an American reading who was having an argument with his mother on the subject: I think… Continue reading The Chronicles of Narnia: Where to Begin?

books, discussion, personal, review

Want More Book Reviews?

A lot of times, when I finish a book, I don't have enough time or inclination to write a full blog post review. So, I have recently started doing Bookstagram again and I've been posting mini-reviews of every book I've ever read, including going back and writing a review of every book I've read and… Continue reading Want More Book Reviews?

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Romance Fails In Fiction Tag

Some Other Recent Romance Posts: Discussion: Who Would You Pick In This YA Love Triangle? THE VALENTINE’S DAY WRITE TAG! Power Couples Book Tag The Book Courtship Tag Discussion: What Makes A Good Book Boyfriend? Rules: Please PINGBACK to Kate @ Melting Pots and Other Calamities. You can choose ten romance fails from ANY media you… Continue reading Romance Fails In Fiction Tag

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Biannual Bibliothon – Write A Synopsis From The Villain’s Perspective

 Biannual Bibliothon - Day Two Challenge: Write A Synopsis From The Villains Perspective This was forever ago and I didn't participate really but this was in my drafts so enjoy! Day 3 of the blog challenges is hosted by Dominique @ Pirates and Pixie Dust. Her prompt is to write a synopsis from the villain’s point of… Continue reading Biannual Bibliothon – Write A Synopsis From The Villain’s Perspective

books, discussion, masterpost

Discussion: How To – Start A Book Blog

Advice from a Not-So-Seasoned Not-Quite-Professional A long while ago, I wrote a discussion with my advice on ARC requests. Surprisingly, to me at least, a lot of people liked it and found it useful. And I realized something, I feel like a floundering child when it comes to this blog, but with a year and… Continue reading Discussion: How To – Start A Book Blog

books, discussion, personal, Scars and stories

Scars and Stories: How I Learned to Read (Though Sheer Stubborness)

Intro: Every book blogger has a story of how they got into reading or what book insinuated the love of reading in them. This is my story, except my "learning to love to read" story is also my "literally learning to read story". Story Time: Every kindergartener in America starts reading by learning sight words,… Continue reading Scars and Stories: How I Learned to Read (Though Sheer Stubborness)

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12 Days of Christmas Book Tag

Side note: I'm not picking absolute favorites, just the first books that pop into my head. ON THE FIRST DAY OF CHRISTMAS, MY TRUE LOVE SENT TO ME: A PARTRIDGE IN A PEAR TREE. The partridge stood alone in the pear tree. What is your favorite stand alone?   ON THE SECOND DAY OF CHRISTMAS,… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Book Tag

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The Bookish Book Lover Tag

I wasn't technically tagged in this, but MyTinyObsessions tagged everyone who read her post to do it, and I wanted to so... Here we are! This tag was created by Shantelle @Shantellemaryh.  RULES: Answer the questions! Use lots of book covers Tag your friends WHAT BOOKS ARE YOU CURRENTLY READING? This Won't Hurt a Bit: And Other White Lies… Continue reading The Bookish Book Lover Tag

Book Blitz, books, College, discussion

Thanksgiving Shoutout #3

Two years I started a bit of a tradition for my blog with my Thanksgiving Shoutout! Thanksgiving Shoutout #2 – Bloggers You Should Follow I thought I'd continue it. This is obviously not a comprehensive list, bear in mind. Jill @ Rant and Rave About Books Niraja @ Fantastic Books and Where to Find Them Olivia @… Continue reading Thanksgiving Shoutout #3