Category: Discussion

Body Image in Books

Okay, I need to discuss rant about something that’s really bothering me lately. It’s wonderful that there continues to be an increase of diversity in books, whether it’s ethnicity, sexuality, mental disorders, etc. I’m also extremely happy that body image is being tackled more often, especially in YA. We’re seeing more young woman who are […]

Posted April 23, 2017 by Christy in Discussion, Personal / 36 Comments
My Top Reads of 2016

My Top Reads of 2016

Well, another year down. My blogging and reading slowed down considerably here towards the end. I even lowered my Goodreads reading goal from 120 to 90 just so I’d “complete” it. *shrugs* A cheater, I am. There are plenty of books from 2016 that get some major lovin’ from me though. I like to look […]

Posted December 27, 2016 by Christy in Discussion, Miscellaneous, Top Reads / 42 Comments
Update for Now: Not Much

Update for Now: Not Much

So. Yeah. It’s been a little while, eh? I haven’t been in the mood to blog, read, or interact with people in general. It’s taking a lot to force myself to even write this post. Just call me Ms. Antisocial. I’m trying, though! Kind of. As for reading, I’ve started numerous books, but almost immediately […]

Posted November 20, 2016 by Christy in Discussion, Personal / 40 Comments
Happy Halloween 2016!

Happy Halloween 2016!

October went by in such a fast blur! It feels like Halloween sneaked right up on me. Yeah, there was the corn maze, haunted attractions & stuff, but it still doesn’t feel like we should be at the end of October already. Anyway … Happy Halloween! Say hello to Mike, who is probably behind you […]

Posted October 31, 2016 by Christy in Discussion, Personal / 29 Comments
I Don’t Fake It

I Don’t Fake It

I’ve been doing this blogging thing for five years and Goodreads for eight, so I’ve noticed a few things. I know there are numerous discussions out there about negative reviews, but there’s something I’m genuinely curious about. I’ve witnessed this a lot more lately … There are people who give negative reviews of popular books […]

Posted July 24, 2016 by Christy in Discussion, Miscellaneous, Personal / 48 Comments
Tagged: The Book Blogger Test

Tagged: The Book Blogger Test

Tagged: The Book Blogger Test I usually don’t do these, but when Joy @ Joyousreads tagged me, I figured why not. I’m narcissistic, so it should be easy to talk about myself. Kidding. Kind of. What are your top 3 book pet peeves? Holding breaths – “I released the breath I didn’t realize I was […]

Posted May 15, 2014 by Christy in Discussion, Personal, Tagged / 36 Comments