Listening to Music While Reading

Today I thought it might be nice to share a few of my favourite pieces of music that I like to listen to while reading. Typically when I am choosing music for reading I like to find instrumental pieces. I am not too fussy about the genre; the music can be anything from pure classical … Continue reading Listening to Music While Reading

My Relationship with Star Ratings for Book Reviews

My Bookish Beginnings When I started reading as a child I had never considered rating a book; I either loved it or hated it...with some wiggle room for ambivalence in the middle. But then in 2010 I joined Goodreads and I began to think about rating my reads out of five. In the early GR … Continue reading My Relationship with Star Ratings for Book Reviews

Why I Love Reading – A Discussion Post

Bookish Discussion I have always been a reader. From the earliest age I was enchanted by books and story telling. As a child I just read everything and anything that I could get my hands on. Our local library was right across the road from my primary school and I was a frequent visitor. Reading … Continue reading Why I Love Reading – A Discussion Post