Category: Bookish chat

Disqus

May 9, 2013 Bookish chat 0

Hey folks, I’ve just installed disqus so can you do me a huge favour!  If you are someone who normally comments here, can you see if you still can.  If you have problems, let me know on twitter @TrishHannon or drop a quick email to trishhartigan@yahoo.co.uk.  Thanks! I’m waiting with… Read more »

YA and Positioning in Bookshops

YA and Positioning in Bookshops

April 27, 2013 Bookish chat 27

I don’t think it’s any surprise to anyone that I love lots of different book genres.  I jump like a grasshopper on speed from genre to genre.  It all just depends on my current book mood as to what I’ll choose next.  If you were to hold me up at… Read more »

When a Telephone Box is a Library

When a Telephone Box is a Library

April 26, 2013 Bookish chat 24

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. I don’t… Read more »

Bookish Chat : Cinder Covers and Prequel

Bookish Chat : Cinder Covers and Prequel

April 25, 2013 Bookish chat 14

This is part two of my Cinder love fest.  For my review, click here.   After having read lots of other blog posts on the subject, I have become fascinated by the different covers that are published for different countries.  The Cinder covers are a perfect example of the variety… Read more »

Bookish Chat : Reviews that Bite!

April 5, 2013 Bookish chat 28

This post is inspired by the BBTC twitter feed this week; one of the topics for conversation was negative reviews.  Now as far as I am concerned, the whole point of a review is say how a book affected you personally.  If you hated it, rant on and and tell… Read more »

Bookish Thoughts : Reading to Review

March 22, 2013 Bookish chat 15

I know my family and friends are a bit puzzled by what they consider my freakish obsession with books.   And even more bewildered now that not only do I spend so much time reading but then I spend time after that reviewing the book.  And when I try to… Read more »

The oldest book in my TBR pile

The oldest book in my TBR pile

March 18, 2013 Bookish chat, Bookish Fun 10

This is a challenge hosted by http://www.caffeinatedbookreviewer.com as part of the Read-A-Thon weekend.  It’s another little way of helping to make an inroad in our creaking to-be-read shelves.    So step by step, here we go:   Go through your TBR pile and find the oldest book you haven’t read.     … Read more »