So a while back, I was helping a friend with a “Llama Rama” baby shower. And among the things I was helping her DIY was Photo booth props. I was so excited because I found these amazing pictures online and was going to print them and make these cute llama and desert props. So IContinue reading “Fun paperclip bookmarks”
It’s time to get in formation. Booknerds, this is not a drill. The Bargain Books Warehouse Sale is upon us. I had the chance to sneak a peek behind the curtains last week to see what’s in store for us in the YA section — and it’s epic! I’m talking stacks upon stacks of books. Veritable book mountains. It’s glorious. And to help you in your selection process, I’ve made a list.
Spring is finally here, and with the arrival of longer days, I find myself craving dark reads. Might be a yin and yang thing *shrugs* or that I’m a coward who needs the daylight hours to guide me through fiction’s dim and spooky corners (I’m looking at you here, Chalk Man). Whatever the reason mayContinue reading “10 Thrillers to Rock Your Fictional Life -That You Can Find at the Bargain Books Warehouse Sale”
Tips on how to achieve your reading goals
It is that time! In less than a week it will be another Bargain books warehouse sale. Time to clear some space on your shelf, start making your wishlists. To help you prepare I have compiled a few tips that will help you make success of this shopping endeavour.
Sometimes life can get very busy or you may have relatives who come to visit and take up all your personal space. And all you need is a little break. Just some well deserved metime. Well I recently discovered “going out for coffee” can be more than just coffee if you have the right book with you.
In the age old debate on Books vs Movies, humanity will be divided into two groups. Those who would read the book before watching the movie (and usually wind up preferring the book) and those who would rather wait for the movie.
This is the first book box I have bought. I believe in supporting locally. And even though international boxes are amazing and full of great goodies, we have just as awesome boxes here in SA
Any good reader knows, that the reading experience is just as important as the book. The right environment is just as crucial to a submersive experience. So before you begin planning your weekend TBR list, here are some things you might want to consider getting ready in preparation for a reading marathon.
I literally cannot walk past a bookshop without going in. And very often I do not walk out empty handed. I would find a great coffee shop and sit down and start reading. There have been times when I would realise that I do not have a bookmark with me. So here is a list of alternative bookmarks that you can easily use should you land in a similar situation.