Category: Bookish Babble

Here you will find my reading roundups, as well as book related quotes, facts, jokes and memes that I find on the big bad web and are too good not to share. As well as bookish blog tags and challenges that I partake in from time to time.

Bookish Babble: Quotes Collection Part Four

I have Quote File where I write down sentences/paragraphs that for whatever reason at the time I was reading them jumped out of the page at me. It might’ve been because I was having a bad day and something the character said encapsulated my… Continue Reading “Bookish Babble: Quotes Collection Part Four”

#LoveOzYABloggers – Indigenous

#LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young adult literature. This Month theme is ‘Indigenous’. Keep up to date with all new Aussie YA releases with their monthly newsletter, or find out what’s happening with News and Events, or submit your own! Three books! I could… Continue Reading “#LoveOzYABloggers – Indigenous”

Quotes Collection Part Three

The Cruelty by Scott Bergstrom – Chapter 7, Gwendolyn contemplating: “…if no one else is going to act for me, then I have a choice: remain a child and do nothing, or become an adult and do it myself. That, it seems to me, is… Continue Reading “Quotes Collection Part Three”

The #AusYaBloggers 2018 Reading Challenge: January

It’s Back Baby! The challenge is based on four prompts each month, including one prompt that will be specifically for a #LoveOzYA title. YA Graphic Novels can be counted, as can YA Novellas and MG novels, but only one can be used each month… Continue Reading “The #AusYaBloggers 2018 Reading Challenge: January”

Happy New Year Everybody!

I sat down to do a Fave Reads of 2017 post, but have realised it is going to be way too hard to narrow a few down. I gave 31 five-star reviews on Goodreads this year (94 read all up). I will say that… Continue Reading “Happy New Year Everybody!”

Quotes Collection Part Two

I read The Problem with Forever by Jennifer L. Armentrout back in March 2017. The following quote is from Chapter 9 where Mallory is describing Rider’s smile. Ah, nothing like being punched in the chest by a man’s beauty – ummm what! For whatever reason,… Continue Reading “Quotes Collection Part Two”

#LoveOzYABloggers – Gift Recs

#LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young adult literature. The theme for this fortnight is ‘Gift Recs’. Keep up to date with all new Aussie YA releases with their monthly newsletter, or find out what’s happening with News and Events, or submit your own! I’m… Continue Reading “#LoveOzYABloggers – Gift Recs”

#LoveOzYaBloggers – Short Stories

#LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young adult literature. The theme for this fortnight is ‘Short Stories’. Keep up to date with all new Aussie YA releases with their monthly newsletter, or find out what’s happening with News and Events, or submit your own! I… Continue Reading “#LoveOzYaBloggers – Short Stories”

Quotes Collection Part One

This year I started a word document where I’ve been keeping quotes from the books I read. I intend to do the same thing next year, the year after and so on. I’ve decided to start sharing them with you week by week. Obviously,… Continue Reading “Quotes Collection Part One”

#LoveOzYaBloggers – Maps

#LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young adult literature. The theme for this fortnight is ‘Maps’. Keep up to date with all new Aussie YA releases with their monthly newsletter, or find out what’s happening with News and Events, or submit your own! MAPS! I… Continue Reading “#LoveOzYaBloggers – Maps”