My Top 5 Book Series!
‘The Chronicles of Ancient Darkness’ This series was pegged as ‘the next Harry Potter’ at one point and although it never hit that level of fame and success I hold it in similar regard in my heart. Set in Europe in the Stone Age, this series follows a boy called Torak and his friends Renn…… Continue reading Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘C’ is for…
New year, new start. I’m not one for resolutions usually because I’m rubbish at keeping them but that doesn’t mean I haven’t got a few aims and hopes for the year. I have filled in the Day Zero 7 x things for 2012 which are sort of resolutions and on top of those I would…… Continue reading Look! Books!!
Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give…… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday #3
On Wednesdays I do a quick blog of everything I’m reading/have read/am going to start reading this week. What I’ve Read: *Oath Breaker by Michelle Paver What I’m Reading: * Smoke and Mirrors by Neil Gaiman (Short Story collection) * Poe edited by Ellen Datlow, various authors. (Short story collection) * King of the Crags…… Continue reading What I’m Reading Wednesday
Published: (Paperback Version) 2009, Orion Children’s Books Summary (I’ll keep it brief so it’s spoiler free if you haven’t read the other books yet!): Oath Breaker is the fifth instalment in Michelle Paver’s Chronicles Of Ancient Darkness. This series follows Torak through his adventures in the Forest world of north-west Europe some six thousand years…… Continue reading Review: Oath Breaker by Michelle Paver
Since having my daughter I have struggled to find time to read as much as I used to. However, now she is nearing her first birthday and is capable of amusing herself more of the time I think it is about time I started reading all the books I keep buying! Wish me luck! (For…… Continue reading Summer Break Reading Challenge Activity #1
I have decided that on Wednesdays I am going to do a quick blog of everything I’m reading/have read/am going to start reading that week. So you will see when it takes me three weeks to actually get around to finishing some of them…oops… What I’ve Read: Fire by Kristin Cashore What I’m Reading: Smoke…… Continue reading What I’m Reading Wednesday