Review: Everlife

Review: Everlife

Everlife by Gena Showalter My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is the greatest dystopia ever and I have learnt more from it than any other series, including Harry Potter. Read this god damn series, please. MY EXPERIENCE WITH THE BOOK: It’s taken me months to finish it. Mainly because it was overdue at the [...]

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Friday 56 #9

Friday 56 #9

Hosted by  Freda’s Voice. Grab a book, any book, and turn to page 56. Find a sentence that grabs you and post it either on your blog or on Instagram tagged with #Friday56. Current Read: Children of Blood and Bone   From Page 56: "I stare at the commotion in bewilderment before realising I have to [...]

Library Program//Hogwarts Study Hall

This is the sweetest teen library event I’ve ever seen. I wish my library did this!

Book Loaner

December means dark and chilly nights, lots of gingerbread treats, and more patrons in the library because of finals. Our library completely fills up near the end of the semester. Every table and outlet is used after school and other patrons are left to find another place to study. I started holding special study sessions for teens at my library after noticing how many high school students were leaving the library to go elsewhere because there was no room for them. Lots of teens would come to the library after school only to find that there was nowhere to sit. I hated seeing my target audience leave after making the effort to come to the library.

What is it?

Copy of Hogwarts Study Hall.jpg An example flyer for Hogwarts Study Hall. Include a brief description of the event and theme.

    • Teens study, work in groups, complete homework, and do other quiet projects while enjoying free…

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My 2018 Bookish Gift Ideas

My 2018 Bookish Gift Ideas

Hint hint, friends and family.

The Belgian Reviewer

Christmas gift ideas for book lovers

It’s that time of the year again that everyone’s looking for orginal gifts. It’s not easy to find something a bookworm doesn’t have yet but I believe here are some interesting ideas. Take a look and tell me what you think!

1. Bookmarks

Etsy shop Kraze4Paper (located in the US)

Personalised bookmarkFranklin Mill: Bookjigs (5,99 USD)

Bookjigs

2. Home decor 

Maisons du Monde: doormat for the bookworm (16,99 euro)

Paillasson

3. Clothes

Out of Print: Always popular to give: tees, scarves, mugs etc, but this site also offers gifts for toddlers and boxers for men. Next to clothing there are also some home and office supplies and you can search in 6 different genres (science fiction, british lit, fantasy, mistery, spooky, plays & poetry).

Outofprint

4. Journals

Canterbury Classics on Amazon

Novel Journals : These literary keepsakes bring an element of fun to any writing project! These compact editions of our classic…

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First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros: Children of Blood and Bone

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros: Children of Blood and Bone

Vicki runs a weekly book prompt where we share the first chapter or paragraph of our current/about-to read. Today I'm going to give you a sneak peek to the wildly successful debut, Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orïsha #1) by Tomi Adeyemi. First paragraph: "Chapter One: Zelie Pick me. It's all I can do not to [...]