Category: Bookish Fun

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 »

A Little bit of Irish

A Little bit of Irish

March 17, 2013 Bookish Fun, Green Giants 11

Happy Paddy’s day everyone 🙂  As you may or may not know I’m Irish and in honour of the day that’s in it, I’m going to share some of my favourite books by Irish Authors with you and do a little mini review for them.  The 3 I’m showing you… Read more »

Judging a book by it’s cover

Judging a book by it’s cover

March 3, 2013 Bookish chat, Bookish Fun 4

Yes, I know the old saying is ‘never judge a book by its cover”.  (trivia titbit – In 1946 the phrase first appeared in the murder mystery novel Murder in the Glass Room (by Edwin Rolfe and Lester Fuller) as “you can never tell a book by its cover.”).    But… Read more »

Something new

March 1, 2013 Bookish chat, Bookish Fun 1

I’m no stranger to blogging, no stranger to books and have decided to combine 2 loves and start a book blog.  This is where I get to share my obsessive love of books, my thoughts on all things bookish, my book reviews and where I make a little internet home for myself to… Read more »