Top 10 Books That Changed Our World

Top 10 Books That Changed Our World

Favourite Books We all have our favorite books and novels, but every once in awhile, we come across a book that boasts a strong, lasting impact on society. This happens for a couple of reasons. Maybe the story wins several awards, a huge fan base in involved, history comes to life, or the book generates…

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Wee Girl Reviews: Have You Seen The Sleep Fairy?

Wee Girl Reviews My daughter Emmeline, aka ‘Wee Girl (2)’ is 6 years old. She loves Maths, YouTube, dancing and Tae Kwon Do. She also likes baking, her giant toy caterpillar Frankenstein and cats. Emmeline is a reluctant reader, so I’m happy to partner with AuthorRight to start a new feature, ‘Wee Girl Reviews’. In this…

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The Hard Truth About Book Blogging And Social Media

Blogger Bashing So, it’s not been a great few weeks for Book Bloggers. Between various Facebook groups requiring them to file their reviews in designated threads, getting thrown in Twitter jail and certain users even saying book bloggers are NOT ‘real readers’, it’s easy to see why they’ve become despondent with social media of late….

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My Life In Books – The Stories That Inspired Me

This post originally appeared on Random Things Through My Letterbox. Read it HERE. Many thanks to the awesome Anne Cater for asking me to it down and think about the books that inspired me and left a lasting impression in my life! I was really surprised to discover what came to mind first … have…

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INFOGRAPHIC: 10 Idioms About Books

This infographic MacMillan Education is a must for any bibiliophile – I knew there were lots of idioms about books, but until I saw ten listed here, I didn’t realise how embedded books ARE in language! Of the ten in this infographic – and perhaps unsurprisingly, given I AM an author – I probably use…

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