Posts under ‘Blogging’

Farm Lane Books is Five!

  Five Years Ago Five years ago I published my first post on this blog. The blogging world was very different back then. I followed about 250 blogs on google reader and that enabled me to know and interact with almost everyone in the world that had a book blog at the time. It was […]

Book Blogger Interview Swap

As part of Book Blogger Apreciation Week I’m interviewing Suey from It’s All About Books. Suey lives in Utah, USA. She focuses on YA books, but also enjoys reading a variety of different genres including science fiction, fantasy and literary fiction. She ran the famous Book Word Game and has a wonderful feature where authors pick the […]

Publishing Events, Jean Auel and World Book Night

When I began blogging I never dreamt that it would lead to the events I’ve been lucky enough to experience recently. The past few weeks have been particularly exciting and so I thought I’d take the opportunity to let you know what I’ve been up to. A Celebration of Women’s Fiction Pan Macmillan invited me to attend […]

My New Year’s Resolution #2: Only Read Fantastic Fiction

I have come to the conclusion that life is too short to read anything that isn’t amazing. Last year I spent far too much time reading things that were OK, but nothing special. I was sucked into completing entire prize lists, despite not falling in love with the books on them. I’m making big changes […]

My Favourite New Book Blogs

Book Blogger Appreciation Week starts today! The idea is to celebrate all the wonderful book blogs that are out there through a series of posts. Today book bloggers are highlighting their favourite new blogs – so if you are interested in seeing which blogs others highlighted, take a look at Mr. Linky on the BBAW site. […]

It’s Time for a Bloggiesta!!

This weekend Natasha from Maw Books is hosting another BLOGGIESTA!!! The bloggiesta is a time when people come together to celebrate and improve their blogs. I love taking part as there is such a positive energy in the air. . If you have a blog then I highly recommend that you join in. It is […]