Do un-relatable characters effect your feelings of a book?

Wow! It’s been quite a while since I’ve done a discussion post! But this topic was weighing heavily on my mind for the last little while and I wondered what you all thought. When I was doing some research on a book I was interested in, I noticed that there were very mixed feelings. Some…

Discussion – how many books do you read at one time?

My curiosity is getting the best of me here! I’ve found that there are two types of readers: The person who reads only one book at a time The person who has 3 or more books on the go at all times I’m personally number one. I’ve only really ever been a book monogamist and…

Reading Motivation – tips to keep going!

Hello everyone and happy Wednesday! Today is a little chaotic and I won’t be around the comments section much, but it’s the chaos that inspired todays post. In February you may have heard me complain a few (million) times about how crazy things were. My life was a steaming pile of hot garbage. But as…

Discussion – Is hype help or harm?

IS HYPE HELP OR HARM? This is a question that I’ve been considering for many years but keep going back and forth with my answer. I don’t know that I will ever say definitively yes or no on either side, but I’m looking to see what some of you bookworms have to say about it….

Discussion – do you need to apologize for not liking a book?

After reviewing all of the books I read in 2017, I realized that I was doing something compulsively. And that is, apologizing for not liking books. When I started looking ahead to 2018 and considering what I wanted from this year and the things I wanted to change, this was the first thing that came…

Do you read reviews before you buy a book?

I recently had a conversation with someone about how we always read reviews before we buy a book. I wasn’t always like this but, over the years, I found that looking into books further increased my chances of picking up something I would enjoy. Many years ago, before I found YouTube and book blogs, I…

Book buying habits – discussion

I saw a post a week or two ago by fellow blogger Lacy Literacy¬† where she talked about¬†How she’s changed as a reader since joining the online book community. She made so many great points that I’m sure we ALL relate to – but one point stood out in particular – book buying habits. I…