Tag: Book Blogger Hop

Why Book Clubs Aren’t Really My Thing

Why Book Clubs Aren’t Really My Thing

I am such a solitary reader. I feel like that’s a fair thing to be?  After all, unless you’re reading aloud in a circle or recording and audiobook or something equally fantastic, it’s so much lovelier to dig into a novel in a quiet corner so you can really immerse […]

Posted March 30, 2018 in Memes // 20 Comments //
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Woe to Alice in Wonderland Retellings

Woe to Alice in Wonderland Retellings

I really, really like Wonderland. There’s something about Alice and her mad, pointless adventures that positively charms me.  I love the various film adaptations, I love the original stories… I even love the most recent video game adaptation, Alice: Madness Returns.  I’ve talked about my love for Alice in Wonderland before*, […]

Posted March 9, 2018 in Memes // 22 Comments //
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Beautiful Books and What They Hide Beneath

Beautiful Books and What They Hide Beneath

I recently became aware that hardback books have hidden covers. I read all my hardcover books with the dust jackets on!  I feel like I’ve been missing out on this whole magnificent world.  So, recently, I went through all the hardbacks on my shelf and discovered that about 10% of […]

Posted February 23, 2018 in Memes // 24 Comments //
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Why Fantasy is my Genre

Why Fantasy is my Genre

I’ve taken a bit of flack as an adult who reads YA, but over the years I’ve actually taken more heat for my indulgences in my absolute favorite genre: fantasy. These days, the animosity for fantasy is not as strong among the layfolk.  Thanks very much to the popularity of […]

Posted February 2, 2018 in Memes // 22 Comments //
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Bookish Confessions – My Bad Habits

Bookish Confessions – My Bad Habits

Mes chers, I have a confession to make. I am an imperfect reader. I have so many broken spines and I have books with the covers or dust jackets a bit torn.  I have a used library copy of Midnight Thief that has a phallic drawing inside (for the record, I received […]

Posted January 19, 2018 in Memes // 23 Comments //
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