Re-Reading books

I know I'm not alone in this but it always strikes me as odd when the majority of people I know say they don't do this... I am a serial re-reader. I keep ALL my books* so I have a library of my favourite stories to go back to. Like TV shows and movies I'll generally re-read … Continue reading Re-Reading books

Hitting 100 and a book review

This is it, my 100th post, which is pretty good going. For me. Well, not really; I used to have a blog a millennium ago and I can't tell you how many posts I wrote but 100 is decent for this new decade of writing I find myself in. With self-congratulations out of the way … Continue reading Hitting 100 and a book review

Book Covers

Confession time; I judge books by their covers. Obviously the cover of a book doesn't indicate whether it will be good and I wouldn't buy a book just for the cover however I will admit that I'll pick books up just to ooh and aah at the cover art. Book cover designs are, to me, a beautifully … Continue reading Book Covers

Your Intro to Young Adult Literature

Young Adult, or YA as it's more commonly referred to, is a genre of book that kind of broaches the gap between Children's and Adult Literature. It's a minefield of magnificence but if you're looking to get into the genre and you haven't a clue where to start don't worry; I've got your back! I'm not … Continue reading Your Intro to Young Adult Literature

Paper Towns

If you think you could get away from the media tsunami that's about to begin on the latest John Green book-to-movie adaptation you'd be wrong. Dead wrong. I don't think there's a website or blog out there that isn't going to try to mention this. If you've been living under a rock or, hey, maybe … Continue reading Paper Towns