bookforthesoul said:

hi so i just switched my blog from fandom and music and shit to books because lately they've made me happier than everything in the world...i was wondering if you could recommend some great blogs to follow thank ya

Books really are one of the most happy-making things aren’t they? I’m glad you’ve decided to join the wonderful world of book blogging, WELCOME!

As for some book blogs here are just a few (in no particular order) that I completely love:

Okay that’s all I could think of off the top of my head so I’m sure I’ve forgotten some lovelies (SORRY!) but you can’t go wrong following any of these amazing blogs and the fabulous people that run them!

anonymous said:

Favourite book blogs?

There’s so many of these guys I don’t want to forget anyone

What lovely books

Fresh face Blank page

Stxrybooks

Trees of Reverie and her amazing readathon

The Booker

Of Literary Nature

The Girl of Novels

The Book Hangover

Read around the Rosie

Literature Love Affair

Oh So Many Books

I probably missed all these really cool amazing blogs so sorry but, I probably wouldn’t be a book blogger without seeing these blogs before I started :)

So cooksbooks78, countingbooks, and bookprince tagged me to do the handwriting meme… pagesandwords, and ofliterarynature also recently tagged me to do the music shuffle meme. And since I’ve already done both I did a mash up of the two! A shuffle mix handwritten by yours truly. Thanks to all of you! Don’t look too closely at my chicken scratch ;) 

Book Tag

I was tagged by aperfectbookshelf, thanks and sorry I had to redo this

Rule 1: Always post the rules.
Rule 2: Answer all the questions the person who tagged you asked and then write 11 new ones.
Rule 3: Tag 11 people and link them to the post.
Rule 4: Actually tell them you tagged them.

QUESTIONS

1. Favorite author(s)?

Right now: Brandon Sanderson, Robin Hobb, Alexandre Dumas

2. What’s your biggest turn off when reading a book?

Love triangles, or just over romanticizing in general. 

3. Do you enjoy reading classic literature?

Hell yeah, it would be my second favorite genre if you could call it that.

4. Are you writing anything at the moment?

Anything outside of my head? A memoir for English class.

5. Who is your favorite character? Why?

Maybe… Sherlock Holmes?

6. Do you have any book boyfriends/girlfriends?

Nope. I guess I’m odd that way since I’m in so many fandoms

7. Are you in any fandoms?

Let’s see…

Hunger Games, TMI, TID, PJO, HoO, Sherlcok Holmes, Doctor Who, AtLA, LoK, TMR, Stormlight Archives, John Green, Neil Gaiman, Daughter of Smoke and Bone, Great Gatsby, Harry Potter, Iron Fey, Farseer, Mistborn, LoTR/Hobbit, Divergent, Golden Compass, Game of Thrones

… and so forth

8. Do you have any signed books? Which books?

Divergent, Cryptic Kisses (Ellen Schreiber), Will Grayson Will Grayson (both signatures), Illusions (Aprilynne Pike), Gateway to Foo (Obert Skye)

9. Do you like reading on an ereader or is it just hard copies for you?

I’ve tried a kindle but it just doesn’t do it for me. 

10. What got you into book blogging?

First I was purely a fandom blog, then converted when I realized there were people to actually share my experience with books with.

11. Random fact about yourself?

Broke my hips when I was 10, got two 3-inch screws put in my femur and then had them removed last year. 

My Questions

1. Weirdest thing you’ve used as a bookmark

2. Favorite quality/qualities in a protagonist and antagonist

3. Favorite genre and favorite book from that genre

4. Best/worst movie adaptation in your eyes

5. Do you prefer reading your own books, or library books?

6. How do you choose your next book to read?

7. Your favorite word

8. Book that got you hooked on reading, how you got hooked

9. Opinion on dog-earing, margin writing, ect.

10. Top 5 immediate to read

11. Most underrated book you’ve read

I Tag…

abagofbooks

youngadultread

thebeatandthebook

bookmad

thatonereader

deliriaforbooks

bookishleaves

ofliterarynature

eternal-books

a-thousand-words

grangerandherbooks

Tag created by: Cityofeverything

Tagged by ofliterarynature

I already did this on my book blog but I was tagged here on my personal so I thought why not!

Tag Time!!! Always nice to get to know your tumblr friends better. That’s why I would love to see you fill those question in and tag your friends.

  1. What’s your real name? Lourdes
  2. How old are you? 21
  3. Your main fandom? Harry Potter, Doctor Who
  4. How many followers do you have? 238
  5. How long are you active on tumblr? probably around 2-4 hours, depending on the day, but usually not all at once
  6. How many blogs do you follow? 338
  7. In what category blog would you be if there were any? Generic fandom blog…? Not really sure, but I do know that this blog is a pretty good visualization of the inside of my head :)
  8. Favorite Blog? So many!
  9. What’s your tumblr goal for 2014?  For this blog, I don’t really have any goals, maybe more personal updates…?
  10. Tag 5/10 friends do this tag and let them know :)

I’m going to be lazy and not tag anyone but if you want to answer it then I TAG YOU!

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more of younger-me’s nerdery, this time featuring that ungrateful little griffin Kel raised for a while (who, in the end, i’m sure we were all at least a little bit sad to see go). You’re all very lucky to be seeing this today because i left it at home and made my mom mail it to me because bookphile said she wanted to see it :D

you can see Kitten’s “trading card” here

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