Book to Movie Challenge 2016 – Announcement Post

Yes, it’s back! The Book to Movie Challenge is being rebooted in 2016 with more discussions, more monthly themes and more fun because let’s face it — the format last … Continue reading

November 22, 2015 · 13 Comments

Bookish Daniel Craig

Bond is back! And whether you’re planning to see Spectre, the new 007 movie or not, you may be interested in seeing some other book adaptations starring English actor, Daniel … Continue reading

November 10, 2015 · 14 Comments

Mini-Reviews – Everything, Everything / The Breadwinner / Girl Waits with Gun

Read my book mini-reviews of Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon; The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis; and, Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart

November 6, 2015 · 14 Comments

Novellas in November 2015 – #NovNov

I’m participating this month in Novellas in November, an event celebrating the underappreciated quick read. I will be reading The Lake by Perrine LeBlanc, The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett, Sula by Toni Morrison and The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells. Why don’t you join us or tell me the books you will be reading in November?

November 4, 2015 · 7 Comments

Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon – Fall 2015 – The Aftermath

Another Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon finished! I mostly switched between The Bookseller and A Tale for the Time Being audio book, and it was incidental that both books looked at concepts … Continue reading

October 18, 2015 · 9 Comments

Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon – Fall 2015 – Hours 1-12

Hello friends! Not much to report. Twelve hours into the readathon, I haven’t achieved that much reading because I spent most of the day with my family. But I’ve been … Continue reading

October 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon – Fall 2015 – Pre-Party Post

Here is my introductions: 1. What fine part of the world are you reading from today? Oakville, Ontario, Canada 2. Which book in your stack are you most looking forward … Continue reading

October 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon – Fall 2015 – Master Post

Hello friends! Can you believe Dewey’s 24-hour Readathon is finally here? I know I’ve been MIA for the last month or two, but I wouldn’t miss this event for the … Continue reading

October 16, 2015 · 5 Comments

Celebrities in Classics – Mia Wasikowska

Celebrities in Classics is a regular feature where I highlight the classic novel adaptations my favourite actors have starred in. WHO IS IT? Mia Wasikowska is an Australian actress who … Continue reading

October 14, 2015 · 17 Comments

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