That Dreaded TBR #39

We are once more taking a look at my Goodreads Want to Read shelf, the early parts of which I’m privately calling the “Elle what were you thinking” period. We’ve seen the trends my past self was interested in, including so many zombie novels, and we’re not too far away from that in this week’sContinue reading “That Dreaded TBR #39”

Top Ten Tuesday: My Oldest TBR Books

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. The question for this week, submitted by Dedra @ AContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: My Oldest TBR Books”

Book Review: A Universe of Wishes, Edited by Dhonielle Clayton

Publisher: Titan Books Format: ebookRelease Date: July 6th, 2021Genre: Anthology – SFFGoodreads Rating: 5/5 Stars Anthologies are always going to be hit and miss. Sometimes you get one where every story makes you feel giddy. More often, however, there’s a mixture of stuff you love, maybe some stuff you dislike. There’s more hits than missesContinue reading “Book Review: A Universe of Wishes, Edited by Dhonielle Clayton”

The Contradictions Book Tag

I saw this over on Stephen Writes and the questions are really intriguing, I immediately knew I had to give this one a go! It was originally created by Daniela at Only If For a Page, on BookTube. I love this genre but I didn’t like this book I love Paranormal Romance, I love Young Adult,Continue reading “The Contradictions Book Tag”

Top Ten Tuesday: Highest Rated on TBR

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. As this is a freebie week, I pondered what sortContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Highest Rated on TBR”

Graphic Novel Review: The Ultimates 2, Volume 1: Gods and Monsters

by Mark Millar, Bryan Hitch (Artist)Publisher: MarvelFormat: PaperbackGenre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy/SuperheroesRelease Date: September 20th, 2006Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Stars And so we continue with the story of The Ultimates, in which Marvel give us a more ‘gritty’ and ‘realistic’ version of The Avengers. The Ultimates is kind of a reminder that, okay, some interesting stuff came out ofContinue reading “Graphic Novel Review: The Ultimates 2, Volume 1: Gods and Monsters”

Book Blogger Hop: July 8th – 14th

Book Blogger Hop The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer’s permission, it was relaunched on February 15, 2013 by Billy @ Ramblings of a Coffee Addict. Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end the following Thursday. There will be a weeklyContinue reading “Book Blogger Hop: July 8th – 14th”

Book Review: DIY or Die by Andy Carrington

Format: ebookRelease Date: March 1st, 2022Goodreads Rating: 4/5 Stars I hadn’t heard of Bradford based poet Andy Carrington prior to him reaching out to offer me an arc of his latest collection, DIY or Die. I admit, I don’t know many poets at all. Poetry is something I dip in and out of now andContinue reading “Book Review: DIY or Die by Andy Carrington”

Book Blogger Hop: July 1st – 7th

Book Blogger Hop The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer’s permission, it was relaunched on February 15, 2013 by Billy @ Ramblings of a Coffee Addict. Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end the following Thursday. There will be a weeklyContinue reading “Book Blogger Hop: July 1st – 7th”

Book Blogger Hop – June 24th – 30th

Book Blogger Hop The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer’s permission, it was relaunched on February 15, 2013 by Billy @ Ramblings of a Coffee Addict. Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end the following Thursday. There will be a weeklyContinue reading “Book Blogger Hop – June 24th – 30th”