Well, hello there, friends!! I can't believe it's been so long since I've actually sat down and typed up a post. I honestly feel like I don't know where to start. I've missed out on so much! I even missed my one year blogiversary! How crazy? Although I know I don't need to apologize for … Continue reading I’m Actually Alive!! // A life update after a super long hiatus
Well, hello there, my bookish friends! I have something special for you today! Romance author, Cynthia Roberts, is here to share with us her secret behind the creation of a love story, and the connection between music and literature. I'm hoping you all will enjoy reading this piece as much as I did, and check out … Continue reading Behind the Title // Creation of a Love Story by Cynthia Roberts
Hello, hello! Happy Friday, friends! Welcome back to another episode of Coffee Convo w/ bookslayerReads. Sooo... last week we discussed Review Format... and for the rest of the month, I'd like to stick with Reviews as the topic of discussion. Today, I'd like to talk about... Those of you who may be new to the community, if … Continue reading DNF Reviews // Is it ok to review a book you didn’t finish?
Hello there, fellow nerdlings! Welcome back to Saturday Special! If you're unfamiliar with this feature, every first Saturday of every month I introduce experienced book bloggers and ask them “get to know you” questions, as well as questions about blogging tips and advice! Today, we'll be talking with Shanannigans from Reads & Reels! 1. How long have … Continue reading Saturday Special w/ Shanannigans @ Reads & Reels
Hi, guys! Welcome to Coffee Convo w/ bookslayerReads, my new discussion feature! I'm gonna try my best to have a Coffee Convo discussion post up every Friday for you all, so we can get our conversational juices flowing. Today, for my first Coffee Convo, I'd like to talk about... Reading and writing reviews is almost mandatory … Continue reading Reading & Writing Reviews // Does the layout of a review determine whether or not you’ll read it?
A lot of you have asked me how I've gained so many followers in such a short amount of time. I wanted to make a post about this, hopefully without sounding like an arrogant, overly proud snob. Am I proud of my accomplishments as a book blogger? Yes, of course! Do I feel that I'm … Continue reading Gaining Followers // How To Gain Followers… Quickly.
Hello, lovely loves. If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen me mention that once I reached 1,500 followers on my blog, I was going to hold some giveaways in celebration of this milestone. Well, I reached (and exceeded!) my goal, thanks to you wonderful people! I want to thank each and every … Continue reading GIVEAWAY EXTRAVAGANZA – Part 2!
Hi, guys! Can you believe March is halfway over already? I can't. It's flying by. Well, since I attended the V.E. Schwab book signing last Saturday, I wasn't able to get this post up on time. So here it is today! If you're unfamiliar with the Saturday Special, it is a feature here at bookslayerReads where I … Continue reading Saturday Special // Talking with Liv @curlyhairbibliophile
Hi, guys! I haven't posted a discussion in a while, so I thought it's about time for one, am I right? Today I want to discuss Character Lists & Maps. You know, those thingy's sometimes in the front of books (mostly fantasy)? Yes, I'm sure there's a specific name for these "thingy's". I just don't know … Continue reading Discussion || Character Lists & Maps