Bout of Books – Day 1 Challenge

Bookish Survey from Writing My Own Fairytale. Questions: 1.  How do you organize your bookshelves? Ha! Organize? I am so bad at organization! I have so many shelves throughout my small house that are just piled with books, music, and DVD’s. (Piles on the floors and on dressers and nightstands too)  Yes, I know it’s […]

Thoughts on Book Reviews and Criticism

Treesofreverie Read-A-Thon Questions 7. Thoughts on negative comments and reviews on books. Does it make a difference if they involve constructive criticism or feedback? Ah, reviews… you know I really don’t involve myself in them. There are some book blogs/vlogs that I follow and mostly I like to hear people talk passionately about books and […]

Book Photo Challenges 6/16 – 6/21

Tada! Here is last weeks collection of book photo challenges! Tee’s Book Challenge. 6/16 – A book you were asked to read for school. I read The Decameron for my freshman history class. An engrossing read. I now own several copies. Books and Cupcakes Challenge. 6/16 – Book Stack. And here is one of the […]

My Bookish Dinner Party

Treesofreverie Read-A-Thon Questions Which 5 authors (alive or dead) would you invite to a dinner party? Why? Who do you think would get along? Why? So obviously Neil Gaiman and it would be just super if he could bring his wife. Why? Because they are bar-none my favorite couple on earth. And I’d really love […]

A Book Inspired Holiday

Treesofreverie Read-A-Thon Question 3. What is your ultimate book inspired holiday? What would you do and who would you take with you? What/who was the particular book or author who inspired this? This one is easy! London, England. Inspired by Neil Gaiman and Neverwhere. Obviously I will not be traveling underground with Door and havi […]

Book Blogging

Treesofreverie read-a-thon Questions “How does one become a butterfly? They have to want to learn to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.” Trina Paulus Hope For the Flowers #2. How did you start book blogging? What got you interested in book blogging? Particular blogs that inspired you? If […]

This Blog is Taking A Bookish Turn

So I’ve started another book challenge.  As a self-confessed bookworm I’m finding immense pleasure in participating in the various book challenges I come across on Tumblr. My newest endeavor is the treesofreverie read-a-thon. As much reading as I can pack in between now and July, book giveaways, and questionares. It’s just loads of fun for […]

Book Photo Challenges 6/11 & 6/12

A Word A Book Challenge 6/11 Popcorn Book to movie, and we always need popcorn with a good movie. The Age of Innocence is my all time favorite movie adaptation. Books & Cupcakes Challenge 6/11 Time Period There are so many time periods in The Witching Hour and Anne Rice’s descriptive powers drew me in […]

Book Photo Challenges 6/10

A Book A Word Photo Challenge Cupcakes If you know the Stephanie Plum series, you know why. Joe often refers to Stephanie as cupcake. Tee’s Book Challenge Favorite Second Hand Book Got this book from my mom. Such a powerful, powerful story! Books and Cupcakes Photo Challenge Currently Reading Loving this story. And loving the […]