For the last month of 2019, I wanted to pick up some of the books that I’ve been meaning to get to all year. But there are quite a lot of them and I couldn’t narrow it down. So I asked you guys to help me decide. I posted a thread of polls on Twitter,… Continue reading December 2019 TBR // Chosen by you
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
This tag was created by Jess @ReadByJess for Library Loves month, which I’m excited to be co-hosting. The rules are simple: answer all the questions honestly and tag some pals! I love a good tag and I’ve never done a library-themed one before, so let’s get going. 1. When did you first go to the library/get… Continue reading The Library Loves Tag
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and 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: September 10: Books On My TBR I’m Avoiding Reading and… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Books I’m procrastinating on reading
There’s been a lot of discussion in the book community recently about diversifying LGBTQIA+ representation and including more own voices rep. For pride month, I wanted to delve deeper into this, and look at what queer readers themselves want to see more of in LGBTQIA+ books. I asked a group of fantastic bloggers, bookstagrammers, and… Continue reading What do queer readers want to see in LGBTQIA+ books?
This is a weekly series on my blog, where queer readers give us five of their most anticipated queer reads of 2019. New posts will be uploaded every Thursday, and each week a different reader/blogger will be featured. The tenth and final instalment in the series is from the marvellous Shri @SunandChai. She shares five… Continue reading Queer readers’ 5 most anticipated LGBT+ reads of 2019 // Shri at Sun and Chai
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and 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: March 19: Books On My Spring 2019 TBR I found… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Books I want to read in spring