Posts Categorized: Discussion

What if ARCs Didn’t Exist? (In Gifs!)

What if ARCs Didn’t Exist? (In Gifs!)

June 14, 2014 Discussion 118

*none of these gifs are mine* Imagine waking up one morning to realize Advance Readers Copies did not exist. They never existed. And they never will. How would this affect the population? Regular People                                                        Bookish People     Regular people continue to lead monotonous, ordinary lives just like they always have, while the lives of bookish people spiral out of control. […]

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One Does Not Simply Find Time to Read

One Does Not Simply Find Time to Read

May 26, 2014 Discussion 79

Last month (or the month before?) you might remember I had to undergo a big change when it came to my blogging habits. I kind of shut down my own review site and migrated my features over here because I was really struggling to find time to blog. I’m halfway through the most stressful year out of my entire degree, where […]

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What’s a Spoiler?

What’s a Spoiler?

May 20, 2014 Discussion 90

With the Internet, no matter where you go, you are going to run into spoilers. On Twitter, on Goodreads, on Tumblr, and even in real life, there are spoilers. Spoilers that, try as hard as you can, might still be able to reach your eyes or ears. Spoilers have the potential to really ruin things for you. It takes all […]

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Do You Watch Book Trailers?

Do You Watch Book Trailers?

April 8, 2014 Discussion, Poll 97

Book trailers are like movie trailers, only for books, and are used as a method for advertising. Confession: I don’t watch book trailers. Sometimes I will actually go out of my way to not watch a book trailer. I’m not quite sure where my aversion to them came from, but I’m guessing it was after watching more than a few […]

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