Bookish Pet Peeves
I don’t actually think I have any huge, serious pet peeves, but this topic was good for a bit of a grumble.Continue reading “Top Ten Bookish Pet Peeves”
This Top 5 series was a weekly meme created by Amanda @ Devouring Books. Although this post is inspired by Devouring Books, this prompt is of my own devising and not officially one of Amanda’s suggestions. Todays official prompt is Magical Books and, to be fair, I think these all look absolutely magical in a the wonderful/delightful sense (so shhh, it totally counts.)
Each week I’ll pick 5 books featuring the common theme provided. These might be books I’ve read, or ones that are still on my TBR. I’ll note [TBR] beside any I’ve not actually read myself.Continue reading “Top Five October Releases that Sound Absolutely Magical”
The fourth and last TBR I’m making for next month! I promise!
Yes, Monster Games and Spoopathon have Halloween themes too, but Gothtober is the on that really got me with a spooky, dark aesthetic.Continue reading “Gothtober 2021 TBR”
This week is a freebie week, and the first topic that jumped out at me was all the book series I’ve started and not followed through on. Jess @ Jessticulates did this topic sometime last month, and it’s been lingering in my head since.Continue reading “Ten Book Series I need to Catch-up or Finish”
This Top 5 series was a weekly meme created by Amanda @ Devouring Books. I think you can definitely see a common ‘style’ or design thread in the covers I’ve chose this week, and it’s one I’m really loving. I utterly adore this style of cover and I really hope we’ll see even more in 2022.Continue reading “Top Six Books with Illustrated Covers”
Spoopathon is a brand new readathon and sound like a lot of fun.
The premise is that you are escaping from a haunted house. As well as working your way across the grid, each book earns you points and you’ll need these points to continue, opening doors or defeating ghosts.
I’m hoping to make it all the way out of the house, and here’s the path I’ll be trying.Continue reading “Spoopathon 2021 TBR”
A BRUSH WITH MURDER
SERIES: A Paint By Murder Mystery, #1
GENRES/ SUBJECTS: Cozy Mystery
Books on My Fall 2021 To-read List
Well, this month I’m currently working on three readathons — mythothon, demonathon and magical readathon — and I think there’s going to be some run-over but I’ll leave those off this list. Some books I’d like to pick up once I’ve done with those are listed below. No doubt some of them will wind up worked into other readathon TBRs but they’re all books right at the top of my normal, ‘excited for’ TBR.Continue reading “Ten Books on My Fall 2021 To-read List”
October’s the perfect month for all things monster-themed, even better, this readathon is built around a personal favourite film of mine: Monsters University!
Just like in the film, we’ll join a team (or rather frat or sorority really, I guess?) and compete across five Scare Games challenges to see who make the scariest Monster and the best candidate for joining Monsters Inc upon graduation. Although all teams do the same 5 games, each team has their own version of the prompts.
I’m revisiting my teen years, and joining the moody-looking goth girls on Team HSS.Continue reading “Monster Games 2021 TBR”