Tag: Book Blog Challenge

Bookish Discussions: So Much for My Happy Ending

Bookish Discussions: So Much for My Happy Ending

Let’s talk about anything bookish! Let’s talk about sad endings in books.  Do you love them or avoid them like the plague? I have loved Walt Disney fairy tales for as long as I remember.  In fact, I still do.  And since Disney’s fairy tales always end up with a happy ending, I love reading about happy endings.  However, that isn’t saying that I loathe sad endings.  No!  In fact, I also love reading about not so happy endings or sad endings (yes, I love Avril Lavigne’s song “So Much for my Happy Ending“). Let’s talk about happy endings first.  The […]

• Posted December 5, 2015 • 7 Comments

Write On Review-a-Thon: November Wrap-Up

Write On Review-a-Thon: November Wrap-Up

hosted by Book Bumblings The Write On Review-a-Thon is a challenge hosted by Book Bumblings. From Friday through Sunday, we all band together and write as many reviews as possible. It’s a weekend for you to either catch up on reviews or get ahead on upcoming ones. It doesn’t matter if you write one review or 10 – if you write a review, you’re in. Join this month’s challenge here. Let’s take a look at my progress! I think I did fairly well this weekend. Although I did set myself up for failure because I had to review NINE books. […]

• Posted December 1, 2015 • 4 Comments

Bookish Discussions: Eye Catching Book Covers

Bookish Discussions: Eye Catching Book Covers

Let’s talk about anything bookish! Okay, let’s talk covers.  Eye-catching book covers, that is.  What draws you to them?  Do they affect your book choices? A few months back, I wrote a post about eye-catching book covers and titles (minus images because malware happened).  I am going to rewrite this post again and share some of my favorite covers – AGAIN.  Why?  Because I want to! Majority of the books written by new-to-me authors have been chosen based solely on the book covers.  I mean, browsing through the bookstore and library is very daunting (not that I am complaining because I […]

• Posted November 23, 2015 • 6 Comments