That’s the question that I imagine is asked to my not-quite-on-hiatus-blog. I have not been blogging as often as I should be, due to a busy schedule that is not as busy anymore. To answer this question, here’s a hint: I got married! Planning a wedding and actually getting married takes a lot of time,… Continue reading What’s Been Going On, Amanda?
Book reviews are common across blogs. They’re a way for bloggers to connect to their readers by sharing or recommending favorites. I do a lot of book reviews on this blog, mainly because I love books and I love sharing my thoughts on books, both critiques and praise. Book reviews are great for the beginning… Continue reading Write a Book Review in 6 Steps
I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by Dev! Thank you! Rules: Show the award on your blog Thank the person that has nominated you Share 7 different facts about myself Nominate 15 blogs of your choice Link your nominees and let them know of your nomination 7 Facts About Me: I was first… Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award
Rating: Four out of five stars I have so far loved what I have seen and read of the previous Sword Art Online installments, and this was no exception. I absolutely love that the secondary characters of the aforementioned installments had their time in the spotlight as primary characters! Silica, Liz, and Leafa as characters… Continue reading #ReadThemAllThon Book Review: Sword Art Online: Girls’ Ops by Reki Kawahara
Day #15: Who are your book blogging mentors? Any blog that I read, I keep an eye out for what I like and don’t like – and if I like something, I see how I can implement that aspect on my own blog. However, I will say that I love Chuck Wendig’s advice on blogging… Continue reading 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge: Day 15
Day #14: Tell us your deal breakers. I was an English major. My degree is in English: Professional Writing. Basically, if a book has bad grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, lack of characterization and plot development, or next to no fact-checking, I give books a low rating. If it has all of these, it is an… Continue reading 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge: Day 14
Day #13: Describe one under appreciated book EVERYONE should read. The Treekeepers by Susan Britton This was one of my favorite books as a child. Yes, it’s another book in which the orphaned Chosen One goes off on a magical adventure to save the land from a ruthless tyrant. But those kind of books resonated… Continue reading 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge: Day 13