Discussion: Let’s talk about book covers! What are the trends? Are they important? What are your favorites?

Hi friends, Today’s discussion post is all about book covers and  their power on us readers. I know it’s said not to judge a book by its cover but how many of you have never one clicked a book simply because you found the cover irresistible? Mmmmmh? No one? I know that I have several […]

Discussion: Should the “non own voices” authors be burned as witches for DARING to have marginalized MC? Are #Ownvoices the ONLY way to write about minorities?

Hi friends, For today’s discussion post I wanted to talk about a topic that’s become so sensitive: ownvoices stories and writing about minorities.   Let’s set the scene first and give you a peek into the #ownvoices trend! In 2018,  Kosoko Jackson,  a young adult fiction writer, wrote a tweet that said: “Stories about the […]

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 […]

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, […]