5 Stages of Reading a Good #Thriller Novel #MondayBlogs #GripLit

You can’t beat a good dark and twisted thriller novel. I enjoy the unsettled feeling a good thriller gives me. The powerful thriller plot twists are exhilarating too and I urge the thriller author to treat me a bit rough (in the book sense) and yank the carpet out from under my feet. I want […]

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Author Newsletters & Author Crushes #Author #AmReading #BookWorm

  It is not easy when you have an author crush. You read a book and after screaming ‘OMG that book did things to me…who wrote this?‘ suddenly you want to know everything about the author, you retweet all their tweets, you bravely fight their corner when someone in the office is criticising their latest […]

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Why We Love Reading Historical Fiction #Bookworm #HistoricalFiction

There is something magical about reading historical fiction. After interviewing historical fiction writer Evie Gaughan yesterday, I am taking a moment to celebrate historical fiction. Here are the reasons why I think we love reading stories from this fabulous literary genre:

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Are You A Plot Twist Thrill Seeker? #Bookish #BookWorms #PlotTwist

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Are you a Plot Twist Thrill Seeker?  Do you crave the rush of excitement and adrenalin from a good plot twist? Do you regard yourself as a wild and crazy reader? Check out the signs below and see whether you are a Plot Twist Thrill Seeker: You are a literary thrill seeker. Books give you […]

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How To Survive Romantic Crushes On Fictional Characters #Writers #BookWorm #Crush

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Romantic crushes on fictional characters from books or even from stories that you have created can be both enjoyable and rewarding however they can also be time-consuming, energy sapping and wreak havoc with your emotions. Some crushes on fictional characters can last for years. They can also be very difficult to snap out of (in […]

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