I was tagged for this one by the lovely Prachi @Starry Eyed Enigma - and it made me laugh, so I couldn’t resist joining in! Get involved… Create a post with your two bookish truths and one bookish lie – but be sure to keep it a secret so your readers can guess! Reveal the… Continue reading Two Truths & A Lie
Top 5 Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted @Bionic Book Worm where participants explore different topics and themes. If you're interested in participating, head over to her blog to check it out! Top 5 Reasons I Love Reading... Exploring new worlds Every time you pick up a new book, you're invited into a whole new… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday… Reasons I Love Reading
Author: Haze O’Hagan | Self-published I was very kindly gifted a copy of Haze: The Devil of Dublin by the author, who contacted me on Instagram. Yes, I’m doing the Instagram now… The description seemed to have a certain novelty to it, and the cover was beautiful, so I think I was sold before I… Continue reading Haze: The Devil of Dublin
It's my 6 month blog-iversary! There's a giveaway competition at the end of the post - so don't go away... I started Mim Inkling 6 months ago this month, which feels huge for me. It's been such an incredible few months. I'd never done anything like this before, and I feel like I've learned a… Continue reading Happy anniversary to me! And It’s Competition Time!
Author: Jas Obrecht | Publisher: University of North Carolina Press From the cover and spiel for Stone Free: Jimi Hendrix in London, September1966 - June 1967 I was expecting something akin to a coffee table book. Stone Free is actually, first and foremost, a biography. Though the photographs are fantastic. You could be forgiven for… Continue reading Stone Free: Jimi Hendrix in London
Calendar Girls is a monthly blog event created by Melanie @MNBernard Books, and Flavia @Flavia the Bibliophile, and is now be hosted by Katie @Never Not Reading and Adrienne @Darque Dreamer Reads. It is designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers, and was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl. How does it… Continue reading Calendar Girls Blog Event
Author: Ursula K. Le Guin | Publisher: Penguin The Earthsea books are one of those classic works of fantasy, in the same vein as Lord of the Rings or His Dark Materials, which are raved about by pretty much everyone. And Ursula K. Le Guin has achieved near-godlike status among fantasy fans. I’ve heard so… Continue reading A Wizard of Earthsea