Special #Thanksgiving #ThrowbackThursday from The Chocolate Lady.

A special Throwback Thursday for Thanksgiving? Why not? Well, happy Thanksgiving for all who celebrate it (I don't anymore, because I no longer live in the US, but it was a holiday I loved, growing up). Now, as my regular readers know, I don't usually post in the middle of the month, and I just … Continue reading Special #Thanksgiving #ThrowbackThursday from The Chocolate Lady.

TCL’s Bookish Snob Tag.

Oh look, I was tagged again! Well, how about that? The blogger who tagged me is Hundreds&Thousands of Books, apparently because she likes the concept of my blog (but I haven't figured out her name, I'm afraid)! No matter... thank you all the same, my dear! That was very sweet of you, and it is … Continue reading TCL’s Bookish Snob Tag.

TCL’s Countdown Questions #36: Jenni L. Walsh!

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This week I’m featuring author Jenni L. Walsh! When I heard that book "Becoming Bonnie" (link to my review) by Jenni L. Walsh was about the woman who later became the female part of the crime duo of Bonnie and Clyde, I knew I had to read it. … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #36: Jenni L. Walsh!

#6Degrees of Separation for November 7, 2020.

From “The Room” Jonas Karlsson to “The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules” by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg. This is a monthly link-up hosted by Kate at Books Are My Favourite and Best. Each month a book is chosen as a starting point and linked to six other books to form a chain. A book … Continue reading #6Degrees of Separation for November 7, 2020.

TCL’s #ThrowbackThursday and Link Party #9 – November 5, 2020.

What is Throwback Thursday? I've noticed several of these meme on a few book blogs. For example, Susan Loves Books does one, which is (or was originally) hosted by Renee@It’s Book Talk. I also noticed that another fellow blogger, Lorrea @ What 'Cha Readin'?, was doing this as a monthly meme for her blog. Then … Continue reading TCL’s #ThrowbackThursday and Link Party #9 – November 5, 2020.

TCL’s Books I Want to Read Tag.

I was just wandering around my emails a bit ago, and found that Kelsey @ There’s Something About KM tagged me in her post with her answers to this tag.  Well, I’m not one to avoid a challenge, but I’m afraid it has taken me a bit of time to publish this, as my blog … Continue reading TCL’s Books I Want to Read Tag.

#LetsDiscuss2020 #19 – Reviewing Sequels Out of Order – Let’s Talk Bookish #2.

This article was inspired by the Let's Talk Bookish topic hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion, for the week October 2-9, which is: SHOULD YOU REVIEW A SEQUEL WITHOUT READING THE FIRST BOOK? "When selecting ARCs do you ever choose sequels where you haven’t read the first book in a … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2020 #19 – Reviewing Sequels Out of Order – Let’s Talk Bookish #2.

#6Degrees of Separation for October 3, 2020.

From “The Turn of the Screw” by Henry James to “The Room” by Jonas Karlsson. This is a monthly link-up hosted by Kate at Books Are My Favourite and Best. Each month a book is chosen as a starting point and linked to six other books to form a chain. A book doesn’t need to … Continue reading #6Degrees of Separation for October 3, 2020.

TCL’s #ThrowbackThursday and Link Party #8 – October 1, 2020.

What is Throwback Thursday? I've noticed several of these meme on a few book blogs. For example, Susan Loves Books does one, which is (or was originally) hosted by Renee@It’s Book Talk. I also noticed that another fellow blogger, Lorrea @ What 'Cha Readin'?, was doing this as a monthly meme for her blog. Then … Continue reading TCL’s #ThrowbackThursday and Link Party #8 – October 1, 2020.

Series I Never Finished Reading #4 – Stand-Alone Novels that Became Series.

Most of my regular readers know that I don’t often read series. Mind you, there was a time that I read lots of them. But today, things have changed, even though sometimes I’ll read the first novel of a series in hopes of finding one in which I want to get invested. No, I’m not … Continue reading Series I Never Finished Reading #4 – Stand-Alone Novels that Became Series.