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 »

Read-a-Thon: Take control of your TBR pile

Read-a-Thon: Take control of your TBR pile

March 15, 2013 Book Event 11

I’m taking part in my first Read-a-Thon this weekend. I have gone a bit crazy on net galley lately requesting books and I over requested fully expecting most of my requests to be turned down! Shockingly, they have nearly all been approved.  Happy days!  So the plan is to read… Read more »

Top Ten Books At The TOP Of My Spring 2013 TBR list!

Top Ten Books At The TOP Of My Spring 2013 TBR list!

March 12, 2013 meme, TTT 19

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by one of my favourite blogs – http://brokeandbookish.blogspot.ie This weeks theme is Ten Books at the Top of my Spring 2013 TBR List .  Again I’m going to go with 5 only as this works better for me.  Picking books I want is… Read more »

Do books have all the anwers?

March 10, 2013 book titles, Quiz 9

You ready for a quick, fun game? What books would you choose to say a little more about you? 1. Describe yourself:             The Girl with the Pearl Earring (by Tracy Chevalier) 2. Describe your life:             The Cuckoo’s Calling (by Robert Galbraith) 3. Describe your job:             Eve of Chaos… Read more »

Book Review : Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

Book Review : Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

March 8, 2013 Book review 13 ★★★★★

Well first things first, let me just put this out here, I loved Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion. I mean really loved it, don’t-talk-to-me-I’m-reading, loved it. I had seen clips for the film, read some great reviews on GoodReads and was so excited when I got the book that I… Read more »

Happy World Book Day – 7 Mar 2013

Happy World Book Day – 7 Mar 2013

March 7, 2013 Uncategorized 0

World Book Day is a partnership of publishers, booksellers and interested parties who work together to promote books and reading for the personal enrichment and enjoyment of all. A main aim of World Book Day in the UK and Ireland is to encourage children to explore the pleasures of books and reading… Read more »

Top Ten Tuesday – Series I’d Like To Start

Top Ten Tuesday – Series I’d Like To Start

March 5, 2013 meme, TTT 15

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by one of my favourite blogs http://brokeandbookish.blogspot.ie This week the theme is Top Ten Series I’d Like To Start But Haven’t YetBut I’m going to go with 5 series for now, if I pick 10 series, I will never be done… Read more »