Top 10 Tuesday (#16) – best books I read in 2013

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.  This week’s topic is…top 10 books I read in 2013. This is a tough one, since I read a lot of great books, and this list will probably change right…

Top 10 Tuesday (#15) – autumn reading list

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.  This week’s topic is…top 10 books at the top of my autumn TBR list. There was a similar topic a few months ago – top 10 books at the top…

Top Ten Tuesday (#14) – from page to screen

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists. This week’s topic is…top ten books I would love to see as movie and/or TV show (set in a perfect world…in which the books we love aren’t butchered). 1. Gone…

Top Ten Tuesday (#13) – most memorable secondary characters

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.This week’s topic is…top 10 most memorable secondary characters. For the purposes of this top 10, I’m going to take secondary to mean anyone who wasn’t the protagonist, regardless of how…

Top Ten Tuesday (#12) – things that make life as a reader/blogger easier

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.    This week’s topic is…top 10 thing that make my life as a reader/book blogger easier. 1. The libraryI can’t praise my local library service enough. As a youngster, there…

Top Ten Tuesday (#11) – books I wish could have had sequels

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.    This week’s topic is…top 10 books I wish could have had sequels (they were complete stories but you just could have read more and more about these characters or…

Top Ten Tuesday (#10) – opening lines

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.    This week’s topic is…top 10 favourite beginnings or endings in books. You’re free to talk about books that started or ended just perfectly or with a bang, but I’m…

Top ten Tuesday (#9)

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish, where the writers, like me, are particularly fond of lists.  This week’s topic is…top 10 words/topics that make me not pick up a book. 1. Misery litThis makes me sound horrible, but I have no interest in reading about the…