Tag: reading challenge

Monthly Round-up: March 2016

…in which regular blogging takes a backseat to book writing. I have 20,000 words to show for the month so I’m not going to rough myself up too badly for blogging haphazardly. Here’s hoping that I can balance my writing better in April. Books…

Reading Ireland Month 2016: Sign Up

I’m already participating in two challenges this year, but when I saw Cathy746books‘ sign up for Reading Ireland Month 2016, I couldn’t resist joining in. The goal is to explore/celebrate Irish culture (books, movies, music, food, etc.) and blog about it. Since this is…

Mount TBR Challenge: Sign Up

I love making queues and this year I’ve resolved to read more than last year. To push myself along, I’m signing up for the Mount TBR Challenge hosted at My Reader’s Block. As it’s quicker to acquire books than to read them, challenges like…

20 Books of Summer 2015: Wrap-up

And just like that the summer is over (or very nearly). The reading portion of the 20 Books of Summer 2015 challenge hosted by Cathy746books went well; the reviewing portion… less so. You might have noticed. đŸ˜› I read some good stuff though, so…

Review: Jurassic Park

20 Books of Summer 2015: Book 7 In my early teens, I read Michael Crichton’s books over and over, but not Jurassic Park. Instead, I watched the movie 30 times and pounced on the sequel as soon as I knew it existed. Reading Crichton still feels…