Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's topic is Ten Books You Recently Added to Your TBR. In order from most recent to least recent addition, then, here are the ten most recent books I added to my TBR: 1. A Thousand Nights, by E. K. … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Books Recently Added to my TBR
I'm a day late on this one. I blame Samantha Shannon; I spent most of yesterday reading The Bone Season and The Mime Order and this post completely slipped my mind. First of all, you should go read the About the Girls series on Stacked Books. Mary E. Pearson's post on strong heroines particularly resonated with me. … Continue reading Literary Linking 29/03/15
I was late in discovering The Winner's Curse, but I ploughed through it in an evening (you can see my recommendation over at the Coven Book Club) and immediately pre-ordered this book. I spent the better part of a week anxiously awaiting its arrival, and once again, I read the book in half a Saturday. Sequels … Continue reading The Winner’s Crime, by Marie Rutkoski
'Don't judge a book by its cover.' It's an old refrain, reminding us not to make snap judgements based on appearances. And yet, like so many of these proverbs, it doesn't actually make much sense when taken literally. I do judge books by their covers, and I don't think that makes me shallow or shameful. … Continue reading Do you judge a book by its cover?
I have a couple of special links to start things off with today, and an announcement: I've started to contribute to both Coven Book Club and its YA sister site, Spellbinding Books. You can can read my first recommendation at each here and here, respectively. I'm really excited about this development, because I love what … Continue reading Literary Linking 21/03/15
Snow Like Ashes has been on my TBR since December, around about the time the Ice Like Fire title reveal was big news in the book blogging world. I'd been anxiously awaiting my turn at the top of the hold list, so suffice it to say, I had high expectations. It met them. I absolutely LOVED this … Continue reading Snow Like Ashes, by Sara Raasch
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's topic is Top Ten books on your Spring TBR. 1. A Court of Thorns and Roses, by Sarah J. Maas. Throne of Glass is one of my FAVOURITE series, so I'm so, so excited for this new series to come out … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Spring TBR