Author: Louise

TTT: Extraordinary Book Titles

top ten tuesday

October 15: Extraordinary Book Titles (submitted by Elise @ A Book and a Cup)

Most of the titles that really stood out to me as memorable seem to be pretty long and/or random sounding. Who knew? Are there any trends you’ve noticed amongst your favourite titles?



Wyrd and Wonder TBR

I missed #WyrdAndWonder when it ran over the summer, so I was really excited to see that they’re running a special spooky edition in the lead-up to Halloween. 

#WyrdAndWonder is hosted by @deargeekplace@imyril @joriestory.

From the announcement post (here)

What do you mean by ‘spooky fantasy’?

As with our main event, we like to keep our definition of genre as broad as possible. So when we say ‘spooky fantasy’, we mean any sort of fantasy story (or film, TV show or comic!) that has a spooky flavour to it. From vampires and werewolves to dark fantasy to cosmic horror, we welcome it all!


Friday Spotlight: Love, Lies and Liquor

book beginnings friday 56 Book Blogger hop

Agatha Raisin Love Lies and Liquor (Agatha Raisin, #17)Love, Lies and Liquor by M.C. Beaton


Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.


Opening Line:

James Lacey, Agatha Raisin’s ex-husband with whom she was still in love, has come back into her life. He had moved into his old cottage next door to Agatha’s