Last summer for COYER, I really buckled down and got through a lot of my books that have just been sitting around and gathering dust. The problem was that I was so targeted on the scavenger hunt part of the challenge that I started looking for books... Read More | Share it now!
I’m pretty 50/50 on reading challenges. I either throw myself in and collapse at the end or barely do anything. I did the COYER (Clean Out Your E-Reader) challenge last summer, and it nearly killed me. Instead of concentrating on the books that I... Read More | Share it now!
A few months ago, the big news was that the new Harry Potter play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, had cast black actor Noma Dumezweni as Hermione Granger. I read this great article in Cosmopolitan, and saw lots of tweets and posts and comments and... Read More | Share it now!
This latest book giveaway is pretty big. It’s boxed-set big.
Are you a reader of young adult and/or new adult books?
Does your reading preference lean (hard) toward the paranormal?
Do you like your tales to be pushed to the limits?
Are you tired... Read More | Share it now!
77 days; it ran from June 20th through today. Plus there were 80 scavenger hunt items to accomplish. At final count, I read 51 books, about 18 short of my wildly unrealistic goal. Yes, I am a very fast reader; plus most of these are YA, so they are... Read More | Share it now!
Raise your hand if you were required to read this book for English class. Keep your hand up if you found the names and slang made you giggle/chuckle. Leave it there if you found that, if you updated the clothing, names and the lingo, the tale is as... Read More | Share it now!
It’s time for the second of five #COYER (Clean Off Your eReader) read-a-thons. Fantasy is More Fun says: “Take a summer vacation from your couch! Read books that take place on/near a beach or involve vacation.”
Easy enough, right?... Read More | Share it now!
I have so many eBooks on my tablet to read, and sometimes is helps (a lot) if I sign up for something that will (more or less) help me get a bunch under my belt. I took part in the #COYER challenge at the beginning of the year and it definitely helped.... Read More | Share it now!
Wow. that painting nearly did me in…and I have only “finished” 2 of the 3 rooms. Rolling is so messy and the clean up is oainful. I did get some really nice, crisp edges, though, so I am pretty happy with that. The problem these... Read More | Share it now!
Welcome to week three of What Next? Wednesday! You can participate in these ways:
Write about what book you would have chosen to read next on your blog, using the FIRST I READ book chosen by that week’s honored person, and put a link in the... Read More | Share it now!