As it’s getting closer to Christmas, my watch list has also started to get a little festive. I’ve even added A Christmas Price to my Netflix list. Yes, all three of them. I found (and slightly renamed) this fun and festive book tag on Two Book Teens BookTube channel, and it’s chock full of great films to guide you into Christmas week. Have you seen them all?
Challenge criteria: A book inspired by mythology, legend, or folklore.
(Disclaimer: I was sent this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This has in no way affected my opinion of the book, nor the outcome of the review.)
What if you only had 3 minutes to save your own life and the clock is already counting down…
Nessa, Megan and Anto know that any day now they wake up alone in a horrible land and realise they’ve been Called. Continue reading
October is all about one thing – Hallowe’en. I’m not super big into Hallowe’en, and I can be a bit of a wuss when it comes to scary movies or books. One movie I do love, though, is The Addams Family. I love the dynamic between Morticia and Gomez, and I aspire to be as deadpan as Wednesday Addams. When I saw this awesome Addams Family Book Tag on Books and Hot Tea, I knew it would be perfect for some October blogging.
Challenge criteria: A book written by an author from Asia/South America/Africa
When New Yorker Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in Singapore with her boyfriend, Nicholas Young, she envisions a humble family home and quality time with the man she hopes to marry. But Nick has failed to give his girlfriend a few key details. One, that his childhood home looks like a palace; two, that he grew up riding in more private planes than cars; and three, that he just happens to be the country’s most eligible bachelor.
It’s always good to see people in books or on screen who enjoy reading as much as you do. It helps you feel more connected to the characters, and brings you a little further into their world.
There are so many readers it’s tough to cover them all, but these are some you’ve got to keep an eye out for. They’re among the most well known bibliophiles in the world of fiction.