For the fifth day of Blogmas, I decided to create my own original festive book tag, all about the things you’d sometimes find in a Christmas stocking. This is the first tag I’ve ever created, so I’d be thrilled if you decided to do it. Rules Link to the person who tagged you Link to… Continue reading Blogmas Day 5 // The Christmas Stocking tag
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: June 12: Books That Awaken the Travel Bug In Me… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Fantasy books with the best modes of travel
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This is the first week that TTT has moved over… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Reading Goals for 2018
It’s that time of the week again, friends, and this is actually my first TTT of 2018. (The first week was technically last week, but I was having a small blogging break so I didn’t post for that one.) Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature created by Jamie over at The Broke and The Bookish.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I was determined to read last year AND THEN SOMEHOW DIDN’T
Happy 2018 everyone! I hope this year is an exciting and inspiring one for you. I just set my Goodreads Reading Challenge goal to 80 books (yikes) and was kindly informed that I’m already behind. (HOW?) So with that in mind here’s a slightly ambitious January TBR. I’m already two thirds of the way through… Continue reading January 2018 TBR (Aka: I’m already behind on my Goodreads goal)
(Alternative titles include: ‘Why are our American pals constantly outdoing us with their beautiful cover designs?’ And ‘This is all a ploy so Kate can have a rant about some of her least favourite UK covers’.) It’s well known in the bookish community that book covers can often make or break a novel. A stunning… Continue reading UK vs. US book covers: Who does it better?
We’re already a week into November so I’m very behind with posting this, but NaNoWriMo has taken over my life during the past week. And because of that, I’ve given myself a realistic (small) TBR for this month, because I definitely don’t think I’m going to have much time for reading (weep). The first book I HAVE… Continue reading November TBR