Category: Friday Memes

Harry Potter & Event Participation

Harry Potter & Event Participation

Hosted by Ramblings of a Coffee Addict  Question: Do you participate in readathons and/or reading challenges? Answer Yes, I love readathons as they always get me motivated and are a great excuse to read all day — not that I need one!  As for reading challenges, I do participate in reading challenges but always fail […]

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Early Reviews & Harry Potter

Early Reviews & Harry Potter

Hosted by Ramblings of a Coffee Addict  Question: Do you ever go “way back” to when you first started blogging and look at your old review posts? Do you see any differences from then to now? Answer My very first review was Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris.  My goodness, minus a few sentences on […]

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Book Adaptations & Harry Potter

Book Adaptations & Harry Potter

Hosted by Ramblings of a Coffee Addict  Question: Do you read tie-in novels to movies or television series? If so, which ones? Answer: Yes, I really enjoy reading novels that having been adapted to the big screen. I usually stick to the genres I read anyway, dramas and historical fiction. Nine times out of ten […]

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Reading Beverage & Harry Potter

Reading Beverage & Harry Potter

  Hosted by Ramblings of a Coffee Addict  Question: What is your go-to drink and/or snack while reading? Answer Tea is my go-to reading beverage. It doesn’t matter what the temperature is outside, a hot cup a tea and a good book go perfectly together all year round.  As for snacking, well…guilty as charged.  It […]

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Friday Memes: Two WWII Books

Friday Memes: Two WWII Books

February 17, 2017 Whitney Friday Memes 12 Comments

Hosted by Rose City Reader Hosted by Freda’s Voice   The Orphan Train by Pam Jenoff Beginning:   Prologue Paris They will be looking for me by now.   56% I hesitate, considering. I don’t care that his father is the mayor, not in the way that Astrid and the others do. If his father […]

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Friday Memes: Hello From the Gillespies

Friday Memes: Hello From the Gillespies

December 15, 2016 Whitney Friday Memes 22 Comments

Hosted by Rose City Reader Beginning: It was December first. Angela Gillespie did as she’d done on that date for the past thirty-three years. She sat down at her desk before dinner and prepared to write her annual Christmas letter. Hosted by Freda’s Voice 56% “That is enough. You’ve stepped over the line.” “No I […]

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Friday Memes: Mistress of Rome

Friday Memes: Mistress of Rome

December 9, 2016 Whitney Friday Memes 16 Comments

Hosted by Rose City Reader Beginning: Prologue Thea, Rome, September, A.D. 81 I opened my wrist with one firm stroke of the knife, watching with interest as the blood leaped out of the vein. My wrists were latticed with knife scars, but I still found the sight of my blood fascinating. Hosted by Freda’s Voice […]

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True Crime & A Christmas Story

True Crime & A Christmas Story

November 17, 2016 Whitney Friday Memes 19 Comments

Hosted by Alison Can Read & Parajunkie Weekly Prompt: Q: What is your favorite scary story? A: I’m not sure I have a favorite, however there is one sub-genre that truly interests if not frightens me. True Crime scares the shit out of me. While I will never take a shower after watching Psycho I […]

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Pride & Prejudice & Harry Potter

Pride & Prejudice & Harry Potter

October 13, 2016 Whitney Friday Memes 9 Comments

Hosted by Alison Can Read & Parajunkie   Weekly Prompt What are some of your favorite, hated or memorable character names? Answer: In Pride and Prejudice retellings they tend to shorten or the characters names or use them as a jumping off point.  I get that, but in the sense of creativity (or lack thereof […]

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