Discussion: What people should know if they intend to date a reader.

Hi friends, For today’s discussion I wanted something funny and I was thinking about how “non readers” must see us, readers in all our glory! Yes we have odd quirks to people who don’t read anything else than the newspaper and maybe we should come with a “Warning” if some intend to date or marry […]

Discussion: how do you avoid buying more books? Here are my crazy thoughts but … maybe you have other ideas?

Hi friends, Today’s discussion topic was triggered by my bookstagram photo shooting of the week. You see I added books to my shelves while my TBR is …never ending! Let’s say that if I was lucky and won the lotery even if I stopped working and read most of my days I think it would […]

I bet I can recommend a book based on your favorite Fall activities! Ready to play along?

Hi dear friends! Today is a free day from Top 5 Tuesday as Shanah is enjoying some family time for two weeks so I thought that I would do a different but fun post. Last year I betted that I could recommend you books based on your favorite fall drink and this year we will […]

Discussion: Do you need to be loud to be a good/worthy/famous blogger?

Hi friends, Today’s discussion topic has been inspired by Nick @theinfinitelimitsoflove ‘s tweet. She was saying that she feels disconnected from the book community part of it because she feels “rather invisible” when she is not actively shouting about things. And that gets quickly exhausting. Find her tweet HERE.   And it made me think. […]

Discussion: How come that it never happens in real life like it happens in romance books? Let’s look at some tropes

Hi dear friends! Today’s discussion came to me while I was scheduling a book promo. When reading the very engaging blurb I thought :”OK but I bet THAT would not happen to ME in real life”. And I wanted to write a little funny post about some situations and tropes that we find in books, […]

Discussion: Is your review ‘s prose/”writing style” influenced by the genre of book you read?

Hi dear friends, Today’s discussion topic was something I wanted to talk about for some time and visiting Lashaan @bookidote ‘s blog yesterday decided me to take the plunge! Lashaan has written an incredible (as usual because man, can that guy write a review!) review about “A Little Hatred” by Joe Abercrombie (you can read […]