Posts Tagged: reading

The Meaning in the Stars

The Meaning in the Stars

April 18, 2017 Discussion 22

Despite being a scale of 1-5, star rating don’t always mean the same things to different people. It is a subjective scale, and we all have our own reasons behind what we rate and why. The variation can sometimes be quite dramatic. Goodreads provides a guid for the stars, but tbh I don’t really agree with all of it. My […]

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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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The Origin Story of Bec the Bookworm

The Origin Story of Bec the Bookworm

April 9, 2017 Discussion 18

Once upon a time, Bec was a little girl who loved playing with horse toys, running around pretending to be a horse, and dreamed of riding horses into the sunset. She always enjoyed a good story, and was also at the top of the class for reading and comprehension. It wasn’t until late primary school, however, when her best friend […]

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5 Things About Etiquette & Espionage

5 Things About Etiquette & Espionage

March 25, 2017 Review 24 ★★★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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How to Find Time to Read

How to Find Time to Read

November 15, 2016 Discussion, Tutorial 30

You know what’s funny, I’ve been trying to find time to write this post for 4 months now but uni and exams haven’t let me. Even though I didn’t have time to write this post, I did have manage to make time to read. So of course I’m highly qualified to teach this lesson.  Most book bloggers I know really […]

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The Future of Reading

The Future of Reading

October 24, 2016 Discussion 22

Once upon a time, storytelling was a solely oral tradition. As time moved on, people began to write and record tales that only the wealthy and privileged could read. Over time, as education became more accessible and the world became more literate books began to boom. But how will reading change in the years to come? What will happen to physical […]

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The Pros and Cons of Mood Reading

The Pros and Cons of Mood Reading

April 16, 2016 Discussion 44

There are two types of people in this world. Those that read by a strict schedules, and those that choose their next read based on their mood. I am 10000% a part of this second group. Which for the most part I love! Mood reading has led me to some amazing reading experiences throughout my life. But it’s also given […]

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