Booklr Questions – Do you watch any booktubers?

Do you watch any booktubers? I can honestly say that I don’t really watch any booktubers.  I know it’s a big thing, but I can’t seem to get interested in the idea. On occasion, someone I follow on Tumblr will post a video that I decide to watch because it’s from their YouTube channel and Read More …

Booklr Questions – Do you like to write reviews?

Do you like to write reviews when you finish a book? I love writing reviews about the things I’ve read.  It’s a great way to tell more people that they should be reading the book too.  That’s the biggest reason, besides holding myself to my reading challenge, that I started my Book It posts this Read More …

Booklr Questions – What do you get besides books at a bookstore?

What do you get besides books at a bookstore? Since there aren’t any independent bookstores in my area (other than second hand shops), most of my local book shopping happens at Barnes and Noble. I love looking through the periodicals section there, and occasionally pick up one of the more expensive web development magazines that Read More …

The Heart Goes Last – A Review

I recently got a chance to review and ARC (Advance Review Copy) of The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood.  And I’m very excited to be able to share my thoughts on this book with you today. So what’s this book about anyway? A Synopsis – Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to Read More …

Invaluable Books at High Prices

I recently discovered Invaluable.com, an online auction website that focuses on high quality items.  They had lots of books that I’d love to have on my shelf. I love science-fiction, so I was excited to see the collection of Easton Press Science Fiction Books being auctioned by a private estate. The God’s Themselves by Issac Read More …

Booklr Questions – What are your favorite book covers?

What are your favorite book covers? I am absolutely in love with Orion Publishing’s new hardcover imprints of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels. I might have even ordered one of them from the Book Depository the other day.  It was a copy of Good Omens, the only book in the collection that wasn’t a Discworld novel, Read More …

A Beginner’s Guide to Paradise – A Review

I recently got a chance to read an advance copy of A Beginner’s Guide to Paradise by Alex Sheshunoff. This memoir about Sheshunoff’s time in the south pacific was a wonderfully entertaining read.  A big thanks to NetGalley and Penguin Group for my Advanced Reader Copy (ARC). So what’s this book about anyway? A Synopsis Read More …