On October 27th it started. The Goodreads Choice Awards for 2020. It had Best Books 2020 in the browser, but lets be real, it is a popularity contest. It is also hard to call it 2020 when there are 2 months being conveniently left out. Even so I still voted along the way and I… Continue reading Goodreads Choice Awards 2020
When I started getting back into reading I mostly jumped into Young Adult with my eyes closed. I just kind of went with what was popular at the time. Not always the best choice for me. I’ve gotten more picky with what kind of YA I want to read. These days I still read Young… Continue reading Goodreads has an Young Adult Week
I noticed early on in the week that Goodreads was doing another theme week. This time the theme is Explore Science-Fiction and Fantasy. While I don’t interact with these theme weeks a whole lot I do find it interesting, as an SFF reader, to see what I have read of the top 100 most popular… Continue reading Goodreads has an Explore Science-Fiction and Fantasy Week
Hello it is Tuesday in January and that means we have a reoccuring top ten tuesday topic today. Not that I am complaining about this fact. Sharing what you have been adding on Goodreads is a different way of shining some lights on books you recently heard about or maybe even recently read. Whichever way… Continue reading Recent Additions to My Want to Read Goodreads Shelf // #toptentuesday 221
For the most part I am rather active on Goodreads. I add the books I read, I do the reading challenge, I am in some of the groups. And of course I keep track of the books I want to read. Now these are the books I don’t own. I have a seperate shelf for… Continue reading Ten of My Recent Additions to My Goodreads Want to Read List / #toptentuesday 173
It is October 12th and you know what that means… It is my birthday! I am officially 31 years old. Time for cake! Friday is always a bit of a weird day to have a birthday it feels. Weekend is just around the corner. But everyone is at work so you can’t really celebrate. On… Continue reading How Well Does Goodreads Know Me?
The title of this post might trigger a recognizition in you. If you are thinking along the lines of Goodreads I will say you are right. Every year goodreads shares with us our year in books that we can share a link to on other social media. It is a lot of fun to see.… Continue reading My Year in Books
Sharing some of my recent diverse wishlist adds to Goodreads.
The term and shortening TBR (to be read) is used a lot amongst us book bloggers but even so it can be taken in various ways. For instance it can indicate all the books you still want to read. It can indicate just the physical books in your house (or on your ereader) or just that pile of books you want to read that month.
Being a blogger it can sometimes be expected of you to read the most anticipated new releases first. Those most popular authors and books is what can draw others towards visiting your blog. And let’s be honest, those are the authors and books we hear about the most anyway so we have the tendency to… Continue reading TTT #53 – Underrated Books I Enjoyed