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 #LinkParty #10 – December 3, 2020.
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. The rules are simple: Each Tuesday, Jana assigns … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday for December 1, 2020 – TCL’s TBR for 2021 ARCs.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Some bloggers are very creative, and have these blogs with fascinating names. Others seem pretty straightforward. Hence my question for this post ... Do you have a story behind the name you gave your blog? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2020 #21 – What’s in a Blog name? – #DiscussionSunday.
Sometimes authors like to get very creative, and do things that are innovative, even if they might not agree with the sensibilities of all of their readers. One of the things that I have a problem with is non-human characters narrating novels. Hence my question for this post ... Non-Human Narrators: Interesting or Annoying? Disclaimer: … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2020 #20 – Non-Human Narrators – #DiscussionSunday.
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.