The Friday Face-Off is a meme originally created by Books by Proxy and now hosted over at Lynn's Books. The idea is to compare the different covers of a book with each week being a certain theme. This weeks theme is: "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" – a Psychedelic cover. My choice is: Jakob's Colours by Lindsay… Continue reading Friday Face-Off February 2nd: a Psychedelic cover.
Thankyou kindly to TheBookishUnderdog for tagging me to do this. There are no specific questions for this tag , you simply name some countries and then pick a book that’s set there. I decided to choose 7 books incorporating 11 countries. I will admit that I don't read YA so I'm breaking the rules and… Continue reading Around the World in YA Book Tag.
Jakob's Colours. Lindsay Hawdon. 5 stars out of 5. Book Blurb: Austria, 1944. Jakob, a gypsy boy - half Roma, half Yenish - runs, as he has been told to do. With shoes of sack cloth, still bloodstained with another's blood, a stone clutched in one hand, a small wooden box in the other. He… Continue reading Jakob’s Colours Book Review.
Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted on Books and a Beat. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday May 3rd 2016.