Posts Tagged: Books

5 of my Favourite Bookmarks

5 of my Favourite Bookmarks

April 15, 2017 Discussion 22

If you’re a bookworm, you’re highly likely to have an incredibly large collection of bookmarks! Some are gifts, some you buy, and some come with book purchases. I know I’ve probably lost more than I’ve bought! Though they don’t take much effort to collect, I do love looking at all the pretty bookmarks that make their way into my books. Here […]

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5 Things About Etiquette & Espionage

5 Things About Etiquette & Espionage

March 25, 2017 Review 22 ★★★½

Steampunk Gallagher Girls Gallagher Girls was one of my favourite books when I was in high school, and when I first heard of this, the whole finishing school for spies thing, I immediately thought about Gallagher Girls. Lucky for me, what I expected is what I got! The spy lessons don’t take the forefront of the plot, but they’re mentioned […]

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5 #LoveOzYA Books on my TBR

5 #LoveOzYA Books on my TBR

March 22, 2017 Discussion 26

I love celebrating the magnificent books that are produced in my country! And Australia has some fantastic authors producing brilliant novels! Unfortunately, as much as I love to talk about them, I haven’t actually read all that many… One day this will change! Hopefully soon, because I have quite a few Aussie books on my TBR. Here are 5 of them. […]

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ARCs of Guilt

ARCs of Guilt

October 12, 2016 Discussion 40

The access to review copies is one of the greatest privileges of a book reviewer’s life… but it’s also one of the biggest pains.  Don’t get me wrong, I am very grateful to receive review copies from publishers. But unfortunately it has created a monumental problem. The biggest problem a reader ever has to face.  The Never Ending, Forever Mutiplying […]

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Pros and Cons of Cover Changes

Pros and Cons of Cover Changes

March 26, 2016 Discussion 61

  Cover changes are one of the things that haunt many a bookworm’s nightmares. Many of us are perfectionists at heart and when the covers of our favourite series change we have been known to riot. One recent example: the Winner’s Trilogy cover change (then re-change) a few months ago. I have never seen the book community unite so quickly […]

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I’m Not a Peeping Tom

I’m Not a Peeping Tom

July 24, 2015 Discussion 72

Most people are desperate to get their hands on one little snippet of their favourite characters, a hint of what’s going on, to tide them over until an eagerly awaited novel is released. Such teasing tidbits are great marketing ploys by publishers Read more »

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