Category: Discussions

Reading Slumps: I have PTBD

Reading Slumps: I have PTBD

As you’ve probably noticed, I don’t have my usual Monday review today. Why? Because I have been in a horrific reading slump the past couple of weeks! :( Ever since I finished Kinslayer, I’ve been suffering from PTBD – that is, Post Traumatic Book Disorder. Post Traumatic Book Disorder is a serious disorder that can result in long periods of not reading, with side effects such as boredom and depression. You may have PTBD if: You recently read a really […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on September 30, 2013 | 16 Comments
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Nators Discuss: Reviewing Process

Nators Discuss: Reviewing Process

[Jessi] Hello loverlies! We’re here today to talk about our reviewing processes! [Inky] Thanks so much to Lisseth from Read-A-Holicz for submitting this topic! Let’s get this party started! The Reviewing Process So Nator Twin, is there a specific way that you review books? Well, for me, there definitely is. I have to take notes when I’m reading, otherwise I forget everything. When I keep track of my thoughts, I feel like I have more in depth and accurate reviews. […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on September 28, 2013 | 7 Comments
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A to Z Bookish Survey!

A to Z Bookish Survey!

Hosted by The Perpetual Page Turner   Author you’ve read the most books from:Karen Marie Moning! I’ve read her Fever series (6 books) and her Highlander series (8 books) as well as her graphic novel, Fever Moon. So 15 books total! Gee, it’s like she’s my favorite author or something ;)In second place is Julie Kagawa (favorite YA author!) with 8 books – Iron Fey (4), Blood of Eden (2), and Call of the Forgotten (2).Besides those two, it’s not […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on August 17, 2013 | 21 Comments
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Nators Discuss: Pet Peeves

Nators Discuss: Pet Peeves

[Jessi] Hello loverlies! Jessinator and Inkinator here with the second Nators Discuss! It got pushed back a few weeks because of absolute procrastination and laziness on our (okay, my) part, but you can expect next month’s to be on the second Saturday. This week we’re talking about….  Those darn pet peeves This topic was submitted by Melanie from YA Midnight Reads. Thanks Melanie! Do you have one specific thing (or several) in literature that just annoys the crap out of you? […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on August 10, 2013 | 12 Comments
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Nators Discuss! Being the Black Sheep

Nators Discuss! Being the Black Sheep

  [Inky] Hey Hey Hey! It’s Saturday! To be more specific, the SECOND Saturday. Meaning…It’s Nators Discuss time! We’re gonna kick it off with the Jessinator talking about sheep. A perfectly appropriate topic for a book blog, if I do say so myself.      On being the Black Sheep…. Have you ever been super hyped for a book that all of your friends adored, only to end up being disappointed?  [Jessi] For some reason when EVERYONE else loves something […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on May 11, 2013 | 13 Comments
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Plagiarism Sucks: It’s More Than Just Drama

Plagiarism Sucks: It’s More Than Just Drama

Direct from dictionary.com: pla·gia·rism [pley-juh-riz-uh m]noun 1. an act or instance of using or closely imitating the language and thoughts of another author without authorization and the representation of that author’s work as one’s own, as by not crediting the original author.Synonyms: appropriation, infringement, piracy, counterfeiting; theft, borrowing, cribbing, passing off. 2. a piece of writing or other work reflecting such unauthorized use or imitation. Plagiarism is NEVER okay. Not under any circumstance. Nor is there any such thing as ‘accidental’ plagiarism. It […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
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