What makes you give 5 stars to a book? Top 5 reasons why I give 5 stars to a book. Top 5 Tuesday

Hi friends,   Shanah @bionicbookworm asked us our top 5 reasons why we give 5 stars to book. First of all you  may have noticed that compared to other reviewers I have a high 5 stars rate on all the books that I read every year. Last year I gave 87 five stars on the […]

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 […]

Discussion: Are spoilers always a bad thing? And what do you consider as a spoiler?

Hi dear friends!   Today’s discussion is about: -something that’s hated by most readers; -something that’s sought after by a minority of readers; -something that can be a life saver for trigger unhappy readers; -something that can lower your blood pressure when you have a thirst to KNOW! Today’s discussion is about spoilers!   First […]

Discussion: When do you review and how do you do it?

Happy Thursday friends! Ready for another discussion post? Topic: when do you write your reviews and how do you do it? I am always amazed when I see some bloggers or readers stating that they still need to write 5 reviews because…I could never do it! I mean I must have a brain the size […]

Maybe I had a bad hair day but today I wanted to bash the haters on Goodreads! Why do they do this??

I had planned of writing my review for Playing with Monsters * hopefully later today* but got sidetracked and went to Goodreads. Now I am FURIOUS! Why do people give 1 STARS when they haven’t read the book because the ARCs are not even available????   Sorry here I try to stay cool and funny […]

Did your mom raised you right? Etiquette in the bookish world….

Here comes my biweekly listicle about blogging, reading and reviewing.   This week topic has been spurred by some latest bad behaviors I heard of while surfing on Facebook, chatting with friends or reading posts. Maybe this is related to me being a mom and having to raise kids (nearly adults now) but I’m sometimes […]