At the beginning of 2019, I tried to predict which books would be my 5 star reads this year. Now that we’re nearing the end of the year, I want to go back and see if many (or any) of them turned out to be true. I love these kinds of “looking back” posts, because… Continue reading Five star predictions from the beginning of 2019 // Did they turn out to be true?
I was sitting at my desk the other day writing some Christmas cards (lol it’s my dining table, I don’t have a desk *cries*) and I was suddenly struck by a thought. What would I write if I were writing a Christmas card to my favourite characters? And voila this post was born. Dear Kell,… Continue reading Christmas Cards I’d send to my favourite characters
Last year during Blogmas, I created my own original festive book tag, about the things you find in a Christmas stocking. Since we’re well into the Christmas season, I decided to do it again this year. Rules Link to the person who tagged you Link to me, as I’d love to read your answers Answer all… Continue reading The Christmas Stocking Tag
When it comes to the Goodreads challenge, people often seem to fall into two categories: Miles ahead of their challenge, have surpassed their goal by 20 books, absolutely flying 7 books behind, trying valiantly to get back on track, this ship is sinking friend I’ve been in both those categories before so I know the… Continue reading Graphic novels to read if you’re behind on your Goodreads goal
Recently, I posted about books I’d taken off my TBR, so I thought I’d share how I go about ‘spring cleaning’ my TBR (even in winter). Hopefully this might give you some ideas about how to remove those extra few books that you’re not likely to read (but have been holding onto) so you can… Continue reading How to spring clean your Goodreads TBR (at any time of the year)
In the year of our Lord 2019, I’ve been trying to make my TBR a little less unwieldy. My Goodreads TBR is all of the books (owned and not) that I want to read in the coming year (or two). For a while, that TBR stood at 177 books. But as someone who reads about… Continue reading “I’m just never going to read that” // Books I’ve recently taken off my TBR
Alternative titles for this post include: How to be the biggest library stan you can possibly be Being a library nerd is beneficial to your community Is it possible to become an honorary librarian just from talking about libraries so much? OK, but all joking aside, in the UK the threat of library closures is… Continue reading Library Loves // 8 ways to help your local library survive and thrive