Let’s Talk Bookish: Predicting Someone’s Genre

Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme that was originally created and hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books starting in August 2019, and was then cohosted with Dani @ Literary Lion from May 2020 to March 2022. Book Nook Bits has hosted since April 2022. December 2: Can You Predict Someone’s Genre of Choice? (Fives @ Down the Rabbit Hole) Prompts: What is yourContinue reading “Let’s Talk Bookish: Predicting Someone’s Genre”

BBNYA Spotlight: City of Strife by Claudie Arseneault

This year, the Book Bloggers’ Novel of the Year Award (BBNYA) is celebrating the 50 books that made it into Round Two with a mini spotlight blitz tour for each title. BBNYA is a yearly competition where book bloggers from all over the world read and score books written by indie authors, ending with 10Continue reading “BBNYA Spotlight: City of Strife by Claudie Arseneault”

Top Ten Tuesday: Series I’d Like To Catch Up On/Finish

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 full title for this week is Series I’d LikeContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Series I’d Like To Catch Up On/Finish”

Let’s Talk Bookish: Personal Reading Tastes

Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme that was originally created and hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books starting in August 2019, and was then cohosted with Dani @ Literary Lion from May 2020 to March 2022. Book Nook Bits has hosted since April 2022. November 4: How Do You Define Your Personal Reading Tastes? (Jillian @ Jillian the Bookish Butterfly) Prompts: How wouldContinue reading “Let’s Talk Bookish: Personal Reading Tastes”

Blogtober Day 29: Halloween Graphic Novels

I love graphic novels, and there are some great ones that fit in nicely around this time of year, as the nights get longer and colder, the wind picks up, and we enter that most spookiest time of the year. Here are my top three choices for graphic novels to read for Halloween. Deadpool: Dracula’sContinue reading “Blogtober Day 29: Halloween Graphic Novels”

Top Ten Tuesday/Blogtober Day 25: Halloween Freebie

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 week’s Top Ten Tuesday is a Halloween Freebie,Continue reading “Top Ten Tuesday/Blogtober Day 25: Halloween Freebie”

Let’s Talk Bookish: Book Titles

Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme that was originally created and hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books starting in August 2019, and was then cohosted with Dani @ Literary Lion from May 2020 to March 2022. Book Nook Bits has hosted since April 2022. October 21: Do book titles matter?(Hannah @ Hannah’s Library) Prompts: How much do book titles matter? Have youContinue reading “Let’s Talk Bookish: Book Titles”

Blogtober Day 17, Review: Becoming Crone by Lydia M. Hawke

Publisher: Michem PublishingFormat: ebookRelease Date: June 17th, 2021Genre: FantasyGoodreads Rating: 5/5 Stars Claire Emerson has lived an ordinary life. She married, had her son Paul, raised him, was cheated on by her husband, and is now a divorced grandmother. When she turns 60, she realises she needs a purpose, but the last thing she expectedContinue reading “Blogtober Day 17, Review: Becoming Crone by Lydia M. Hawke”

Blogtober Day 9, Review: A Blade So Black by L.L. McKinney

Publisher: Titan BooksFormat: PaperbackRelease Date: September 25, 2018Genre: YA – FantasyGoodreads Rating: 4/5 Stars This book feels fitting for October, with its darker take on Alice in Wonderland. Alice has a secret; since her father died, she’s been training to battle monsters, known as Nightmares, in Wonderland. But Alice still has to go to school,Continue reading “Blogtober Day 9, Review: A Blade So Black by L.L. McKinney

Book Review: The Rose Kiss by Esme Rome

Publisher: Parako PressFormat: ebookRelease Date: May 1st, 2021Genre: Romantic FantasyGoodreads Rating: 2/5 Stars Review I admit I was really looking forward to finally reading this one after it’s sat on my virtual shelf for so long. Romance? Beauty and the Beast? A curse in a Historical Fantasy setting? All things very much right up myContinue reading “Book Review: The Rose Kiss by Esme Rome”