Category: Bookish chat

Drowning in Books

Drowning in Books

July 13, 2013 Bookish chat, bookish habits 0

Too many books?  Too little time?  Do you have a towering stack of books glaring at you as you never get to read them?!  I empathise, I do too BUT I have a plan.    First off, I don’t ever want to moan about having too many books to read as… Read more »

Which Book next?

Which Book next?

July 12, 2013 Bookish chat, Bookish Fun 0

On previous posts, I showed you ways to invite some book serendipity in to your life by using the telephone box library or blind date with a book or a book vending machine.  Today, I have a more calculated way for you to select a book using this website: Whichbook – a new way to… Read more »

The Biblio-Mat book vending machine

The Biblio-Mat book vending machine

June 7, 2013 Bookish chat 0

Bookish Finds is a feature that Asti @ A Bookish Heart does weekly on her blog. She finds the most amazing book art every week for us all to admire, so I strongly suggest you go check hers out after you have a look at my little find. When you… Read more »

Blind Date with a Book

Blind Date with a Book

May 24, 2013 Bookish chat 4

Would you take a chance on a book?  I love this novelty idea that some libraries and second hand book shops have where a book is wrapped up in plain paper with just a teaser for what the book is about.     Sounds fun.  I would definitely try it. … Read more »

I’m a magician!

I’m a magician!

May 17, 2013 Bookish chat 0

I’m in two places today, here and also Around the World  – Chatting with Emily @ Falling for YA about blogging and living in Ireland. Come visit!

When Spoilers spoil

When Spoilers spoil

May 11, 2013 Bookish chat, bookish habits 1

I love reading reviews but one thing I’m always wary of is spoilers.  I try hard to keep my blog a spoiler free zone and you won’t find anything mentioned that isn’t found on the book blurb or in the first few chapters.   If I’m reading reviews on other… Read more »