• challenge,  monthly review

    So that was January…

    What has so far passed of this year has seen me trying to be more organised with how I read – that doesn’t necessarily extend to what I choose to read (because that usually involves me gauging my mood and…

  • blogs,  challenge

    Bring on the New Year!

    First up, a belated.. MERRY CHRISTMAS.. …to all you bloggers out there!! So I’m a few days too late…it’s the thought that counts, so I’m told. I’ve seen a ton of posts around over the last few days with lots…

  • challenge,  fantasy

    101 Fantasy Challenge: It’s gone perpetual…

    I’ve started seeing a lot of Christmas themed blogger challenges and, even scarier, a lot of 2011 challenges – I can see myself getting carried away with that before long! The 101 Fantasy Challenge is hosted here on it’s very…

  • challenge,  fantasy

    Review: ‘Poison Study’ by Maria V. Snyder

    I first saw the title of this in a voted-for-by-bloggers ‘Top 101’ fantasy fiction reads here. Even better, this one counts towards both of the challenges I signed up for – hurrah!What the blurb said:CHOOSE: A quick death or slow…