Category Archives: Discussion Topic

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Who are some authors you have been meaning to read?

Rainy Day Ramblings does Tell Me Something Tuesday. This weeks question is:   Well lets see. I’ve got to scroll through my To Read Shelf on Goodreads for this one. I can’t remember and I don’t keep a notes page with authors or books I want to read anymore, now that we have the lovely

Do you know about my lending library?

Hello! Did you know that you can loan out your ebooks from Amazon and Barnes & Nobles? Did you know that I offer my eBook library for lending? That’s right I have a page “Lending Library” on my blog dedicated to all the eBooks I own.  – Nook and Kindle offer the option of loaning

Book Blogger Hop: Do you participate in readathons and/or reading challenges?

I ran across the Book Blogger Hop hosted by Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted Writer. Each week they have a new book related question you can answer. If you are interested in finding out more, the next weeks question, and/or participating then stop by the Book Blogger Hop page. Of course I do ^_^ ! I’ve not done readathons, since

10 Quick Things About Me + Giveaway

This year I’m trying some new things with discussion topics and getting a little more personal. When I interview authors I sometimes ask them 10 Quick Things About themselves. I thought I’d share with you the 10 Quick Things questions and ask them of myself.  10 Quick Things About Me — Favorite Food? New York Strip Steak —

Announcing the 2017 Discussion Challenge #LetsDiscuss2017

The 2017 Book Blog Discussion Challenge hosted by Nicole @ Feed Your Fiction Addiction and Shannon @ It Starts at Midnight!   I ran across this challenge and decided to share as well as participate. I’ve been trying to post more discussion posts on the blog i.e. Book Tags, Topics, and get more personal. It’s

Book Tag ~ Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag (2017)

I found this tag on Under The Covers Book Bog  Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag (2017) Best book you’ve read in 2017? I can’t just pick one, so I’m going with three reads that have been outstanding: The Red Lily by Juliette Cross, Silver Silence by Nalini Singh, & White Hot by Ilona Andrews. I

Book Tag ~ The TBR Book Tag (2017)

This tag popped up on Rantings of a Reading Addict. It asks/talks about tackling the old TBR pile and how do you keep track? Who doesn’t have a TBR list a mile long?? Mine is so long I won’t ever get to all the books and it doesn’t include all the free downloads I have on

Book Tag ~ My Life In Books

This Book Tag I found on Rantings of a Reading Addict. 1. Find a book for each of your initials. A Angels’ Flight (Guild Hunter) by Nalini Singh E Ecstasy Claimed (The Guardians of the Realms) by Setta Jay C Cry Wolf (Alpha & Omega) by Patricia Briggs 2. Count your age on your bookshelf. What book

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Cross Posting Reviews on Amazon

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Cross Posting Reviews on Amazon brought to you by Rainy Day Ramblings This week we are talking about cross posting reviews on Amazon, well for me I do cross post to Amazon. I also cross post on several other platforms like Kobo, Barnes & Nobles, Goodreads, Riffle, BookBub, BookLikes and my

Tips On Writing A Book Review

What is a book review? A book review is a form of literary criticism in which a book is analyzed based on content, style, and merit (wikipedia).   Why write a book review? You might be wondering! Book review’s are important to readers and authors. They are a way to get the word out. Just like talking to your friends or

Book Tag ~ I Never

Thank’s to Under The Covers Book Blog for doing this tag. The creator of this tag is  LizziefayeLovesBooks. More and more of these book tags are popping up on YouTube and around the blogosfere. I’m not comfortable enough to do a YouTube video, but I’m happy to share my thoughts in a post. This looked like fun!! I

5 Library Quotes I Like

I found some inspirational Library Quotes that I liked and wanted to share them with you. With it being National Library Week and the Library Love Reading Challenge in full swing for four months now. I’ve found some quotes to inspire me and maybe you to use the library.   “I declare after all there is no enjoyment

Welcome To My Library #NationalLibraryWeek

  Welcome to my library, the Millbrae Library!   What I like about my library: It’s got a great atmosphere, it’s warm and open. Everything is easy to find. Their online holds is wonderful and easy to use. If you want an eBook or Audio the selection isn’t bad. Look at these great books I’ve

Top Ten Most Frequently Challenged Books

Monday, April 10: It’s National Library Week and we/libraries are looking at the State of America’s Libraries Report released in 2016, that includes the Top Ten Frequently Challenged Books. “Out of 275 challenges recorded by the American Library Association’s (ALA) for Intellectual Freedom, the “Top Ten Most Challenged Books in 2015” are:” Take a Look Below. View

Let’s Celebrate National Library Week

  You might wonder what the National Library Week is all about! Well it was “first sponsored in 1958. The National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries and librarians

Book Tag ~ This or That

Thank’s to Rantings of a Reading Addict for doing this Book Tag ~ This or That. The creator of this tag is Ayunda @ Tea and Paperbacks. More and more of these posts are popping up on YouTube and around the blogosfere. I’m not comfortable enough to do a YouTube video, but I’m happy to share my thoughts

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Deserted Island Books

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post on Rainy Day Ramblings where we discuss a wide range of topics from books to blogging. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog.. This weeks question:

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Favorite Romantic Couples New and Old

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post on Rainy Day Ramblings where we discuss a wide range of topics from books to blogging. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog.. This

My Reading Habits

  What are your reading habits? I ran across these questions and topic on Spooky’s House of Books back in January. I’ve not shared much personally about me on the blog and found that this would give you a little insight into me and my reading habits.    — Do you have a certain place in your