Tag Archives: Blog Hop

Friday 56: Vol. 16

The Friday 56 is a blog hop by Freda’s Voice and the rules are simple:

  • Turn to the nearest book.
  • Open it on page 56.
  • Post a sentence or two.
  • Join the linky.
  • Go crazy on the linky.

“‘Imminent disaster takes priority over on-the-job testing,’ Irene said. ‘Let’s see what’s going on out there.'”

The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman

Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Bookish New Year’s Resolutions

Top Ten Tuesday is the brainchild of The Broke & the Bookish. Every Tuesday, we compile a list of our literary Top 10, and then add it to the blog hop.

This week is all about our Top 10 Bookish Resolutions for 2016.

1.) Complete the 60 Books Challenge

2.) Read all books from Emma Watson’s Feminist Book Club Our Shared Shelf

3.) Finally start reading A Game of Thrones

4.) Read more modern plays

5.) Listen to more audio books while driving or doing chores

6.) Record all reading incl. online stories / fanfiction

7.) Reduce my To Be Read pile by at least 20 books

8.) Review every book I read / listened to

9.) Write a novel as part of NaNoWriMo

10.) Do a full inventory of books owned & To Be Read / To Buy suggestions

 

Friday 56: Vol. 12

The Friday 56 is a blog hop by Freda’s Voice and the rules are simple:

  • Turn to the nearest book.
  • Open it on page 56.
  • Post a sentence or two.
  • Join the linky.
  • Go crazy on the linky.

“And it seemed to me that Dante’s face was a map of the world. A world without any darkness. Wow, a world without darkness. How beautiful was that?”

Aristotle and Dante discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Friday 56: Vol. 10

The Friday 56 is a blog hop by Freda’s Voice and the rules are simple:

  • Turn to the nearest book.
  • Open it on page 56.
  • Post a sentence or two.
  • Join the linky.
  • Go crazy on the linky.

“Then they just get it with their minds, intellectually, because if they got it with their hearts and souls, they would change, they would change and rejoin the animal kingdom and once again  be proud to be called animals. Until that day, I will keep banging their tiny heads against a wall.”

– Holy Cow by David Duchovny

Friday 56: Vol. 9

The Friday 56 is a blog hop by Freda’s Voice and the rules are simple:

  • Turn to the nearest book.
  • Open it on page 56.
  • Post a sentence or two.
  • Join the linky.
  • Go crazy on the linky.

“Eddie had set out to photograph every one of these apple trees, some little more than twigs, others quite massive, with thick trunks and twisted limbs.”

– The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman