Whether you have a little ‘Scrappy Do’, or a big galumphing ‘Hooch’, I’d bet that when you’re reading, he or she is by your side. As you may have guessed I’m a dog lover, I’ve had two dogs for years, and losing one earlier this year was so hard, I found it difficult to read without her. Read More
3rd March, World Book Day (UK)
I genuinely had no idea that the UK and US had separate days for World Book Day! We’ll try and remember you in April, America but for today we have just celebrated World Book Day in the UK and Ireland at least. Thanks to everyone who sent me photos or both your own dressing up endeavours and the children’s. I’ve selected a few of my favourites to feature in this blog! Read More
All pictures are credited with the original submit details, thanks to all who submit their pictures. Here are the best literary tattoos of 2015:
Just as an aside I don’t have any tattoos myself, although I always promised myself that if I ever became a published author I’d have a semi-colon tattooed on my middle toe. There’s still time, right?
We’ve seen you on Facebook, now we want to see your Bookface! Yes, I’ve gone a bit mad again, I love your #Shelfies, and it’s your submissions that really make the page, so when Reading Addict, Nathan House showed me the Bookface fun running at his local library, I did what all the great artists do and stole the idea.
I can almost hear you muttering ‘what is she talking about now?’, and so I roped in another of the addicts, Shan Williams to take a picture to explain what I mean. Grab your favourite book, or at least your favourite book with a face on the cover, and send us your Bookface, submissions by email titled Bookface to firstname.lastname@example.org please.
We love seeing pictures of your bookshelves, and over at our Facebook page we’ve been completely inundated! The shelfie album is now getting so big, I have decided to split it into 2014 and 2015. But before the 2014 album fades into obscurity, I thought I would go through it again, and pick out the best #Shelfie 2014 submissions, for you to enjoy again.
I’ve based my selections on the amount of likes and interaction on each post, since it’s always almost impossible to pick favourites. Anyway, enough of me talking, let’s see the #Shelfies. Here they are. (I know how you love trying to read the spines, so they’re all shown in full size) :