2018

Book Club Notes – Birthday by Meredith Russo – Spoilers!

It's interesting to see what other people find important in books and how peculiar people are in relation to what you find normal or acceptable. For this book, I found some of my book club members had so odd things to say. But hey that's just me. Overall Overall the comment for the book was… Continue reading Book Club Notes – Birthday by Meredith Russo – Spoilers!

2018

Writing blog series #1 The Idea – NaNoWriMo 2018 experience + resources for 2019 NaNo

Been here before? Skip the intro and head straight for the main piece of work (at header 1.2) then 😁 1.1 Intro I’ve been asked about this before and had someone asking for a post about how I did NaNoWriMo.  Firstly, I'm a newbie when it comes to writing. My 2017 NaNoWriMo project was my… Continue reading Writing blog series #1 The Idea – NaNoWriMo 2018 experience + resources for 2019 NaNo

2018

Quick Fire Fantasy Tag

Its been a while since I got tagged to do a tag, and a while since I've done a tag. This seems like a good one to do 🙂 I was tagged by the amazing and kind Michaela over at Journey Into Books. Thank you! I could probably put Trail of Lightning in all of these… Continue reading Quick Fire Fantasy Tag

2018

Read a book related to a Merriam-Webster word from the year I was born – and reading recommendations

What a weird challenge I set myself LOL I need help deciding though. If you don't know what Merriam -Webster is, it's just another dictionary. BUT! what the dictionary web page does so well is tell you what word where introduces to their dictionary for a specific year. By selecting Time Travel and the year… Continue reading Read a book related to a Merriam-Webster word from the year I was born – and reading recommendations

2018

Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag!! 2019

This is one of my favourite tags! I did it last year and I really like how it kind of allows me review the year so far. Best book you've read so far in 2019 It's been a good year so far but still its a difficult question. There has been a lot of good… Continue reading Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag!! 2019

2018

POLL: Help pick which series I should read in April!

its series time...! I have a lot of series... Like a lot a lot. Sometimes is difficult to decide if I should continue on a seriers or pick up a new one. And if I do continue a series, which one? I have recently continued on a few series, started new ones, and I still… Continue reading POLL: Help pick which series I should read in April!

2018 · Goals · Read

ReadHarder Challenge 2018 – Review!

I succeeded!!! Just. I finished the last book on New Year's Eve. Phew! ReadHarder challenge is created every year by BookRiot to widen our minds and ensnare our senses 😉 I did a plan for the challenge earlier this year. As always, it contains 24 tasks where one book can cover one or more tasks. I… Continue reading ReadHarder Challenge 2018 – Review!

2018 · Goals · Read

Yearly Bookish Goals Review – 2018

Earlier this year I did a goal post for 2018, and this is my review of those goals for 2018. In short, these were my goals for 2018: READING GOALS 2018: Complete BookRiot’s ReadHarder Challange 2018 Read 60 books Read more than 18,000 pages (not including audiobooks) Finish more series  Review Read Harder Challenge 2018:… Continue reading Yearly Bookish Goals Review – 2018

2018 · Long post · Wrap ups

December Wrap-Up and Mini-Reviews

Its the end of 2018! It's sad... I've been very busy this month with the purchase of my first home, and the move which happened just before Christmas. With all the stress that was involved, I didn't have the nerves to sit down quietly and read. I needed something more stimulating and got a 30day… Continue reading December Wrap-Up and Mini-Reviews

2018 · Review

Review – Inspector Singh Investigates: A Deadly Cambodian Crime Spree by Shamini Flint

I picked this book up as part of my 2018 ReadHarder challenge for the prompt of "a mystery by a POC/LGBT author". I selected this specific book as I had already been to Cambodia and wanted to see the country in a fictional but modern novel. A mystery/crime novel was just up my ally. Shamini Flint… Continue reading Review – Inspector Singh Investigates: A Deadly Cambodian Crime Spree by Shamini Flint