Posts Categorized: Discussion

5 Books I’d Love to see On Screen

5 Books I’d Love to see On Screen

December 15, 2017 Discussion 2

When us bookworms hear that an adaptation is being made of our favourite novels, we are filled with both excitement and dread. The prospect of seeing our beloved characters come to life and bringing new fans to the books is something we dream of. But the risk that the adaptation will destroy everything we love about a book is big. […]

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Bec’s December Series Reading Binge

Bec’s December Series Reading Binge

December 6, 2017 Discussion 13

When I read sequels to books I love, I like to binge them. Ideally this happens after a reread of the previous books to refresh the details. My hectic schedule during uni doesn’t allow much binge reading time so usually these all get pushed to the end of the year. That time is NOW. I’m excited. There are so many […]

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Blogging Guilt

Blogging Guilt

November 21, 2017 Discussion 28

When uni finished, I was so excited to get back into blogging. I was so sure I’d start posting 3 times a week again, interacting with everyone, smashing out the reviews and reading all the time. But then that didn’t happen… My life got busy and I was distracted by adulting problems and video games. Which is fine, we blog […]

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How I Read 50+ Books a Year in Vet School

How I Read 50+ Books a Year in Vet School

November 18, 2017 Discussion, Tutorial 18

Now that I’ve come out on the other side of the stress filled horror of vet school, I’ve realised it that it’s a pretty decent achievement to keep up with my reading goals of 50 books a year. Clearly this means I’m some sort of expert and completely qualified to enforce my tips on to you. Without further adieu, I […]

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5 Books I Desperately Want to be Video Games

5 Books I Desperately Want to be Video Games

November 14, 2017 Discussion, Recommendations 14

This year my sister bought a PS4 and my game consumption has increased immensely. As a result, I’ve gained a new appreciation for this visual mode for story telling. It’s made me start thinking of all the stories I’ve read that I’d love to play through just to immerse myself in the world and story more! The Nevernight Chronicles The first […]

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5 Things I Want to do Now I’m Free

5 Things I Want to do Now I’m Free

November 9, 2017 Discussion 18

The most surreal thing has happened to me. I have finished my last exam of veterinary school. Well, unless I awkwardly fail, but let’s pretend that’s not even an option. For the first time in 5 years I don’t have to worry about going back to uni and losing all my free time again. Sure, I’ll be working, but that still […]

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5 Reasons I Turn Down Review Requests

5 Reasons I Turn Down Review Requests

October 22, 2017 Discussion 28

It’s been a long, long time since I accepted any review requests. Half of it is because I don’t receive all that many, but the other half if filled with a variety of reasons. Ain’t nobody got time Being a full time uni student in a veterinary degree, I don’t have all that much time to read my own books, […]

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