Category: bookchat

The Danger of the Perfect Book..

Posted March 25, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat / 0 Comments
The Danger of the Perfect Bookshelf

I’m going to start this by saying that I am not knocking anyone who has these shelves. I am not ‘coming for you’ or denying that you have the right to have these things. This post is merely pointing out the inherent dangers of this kind of ‘advertising’. So, take a deep breath and get […]

The Cake Flavoured Book Tag

Posted March 19, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat, Tag / 1 Comment
The Cake Flavoured Book Tag

I was tagged by the wonderful Leslie from Books are the new black in this cake flavoured questions. It has really made me think and I loved revisiting some of my old books. The Questions: CHOCOLATE — a dark book that you loved I actually had this on audiobook as I was concerned I’d forever […]

Top ten all-time fave books

Posted March 13, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat / 5 Comments
Top ten all-time fave books

When you tell someone that you are a reader, one of the first things they usually ask you is ‘what is your favourite book?’ (Straight after they say “What, really? Books are boring.”) At that point, my brain usually goes blank and I can’t recall a single book or author to save my life. Maybe […]

A Sight for Sore eyes

Posted February 25, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat / 2 Comments
A Sight for Sore eyes

Having been really mean and done “covers that could do better“, I thought I’d attempt to be nice (which is very difficult for me) and do a pretty cover version. So here are some books with covers to make you go ooh! Say my name, babygirl! A book with good font or typographical decisions Look […]

The Butterface book tag

Posted February 11, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat / 4 Comments
The Butterface book tag

I read the Could Do Better Book Tag from The Book Place who does such lovely reviews and it made me think of several books that I have read or that are upcoming this year whose covers made me grimace. The Book Place got it from C.J. Reads who is a booktuber I hadn’t heard […]

Book Review for Inscape by Lou..

Posted January 27, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in blogtour, bookchat / 0 Comments
Book Review for Inscape by Louise Carey

Title: Inscape Author: Louise Carey Publisher: Gollancz Publication Date: 21 Jan 2021 Comment: I was given a free copy of this book by @willomullane at Orion Books and the author. I was happy to do it for the InTech Corporation, they know what’s best. Synopsis Inscape is the dystopian future we would do best to avoid.Warning: […]

Anti-TBR

Posted January 19, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat / 3 Comments
Anti-TBR

So I was surfing ‘the Youtubes’ looking for something to watch and I came across a tag from October of last year where people were talking about books that they will not read and it made me smile. I love talking about things that bother me and so I decided to do my own anti-tbr. […]

Books I’m looking forwar..

Posted January 5, 2021 by brokengeekdesigns in bookchat / 2 Comments
Books I’m looking forward to Jan/Feb

There are quite a few books released this year that I am looking forwards to. Many of them are released during the first half of the year which is great news for booklists- bad news for my bank balance (or my husband’s as, seriously, why else get married other than more money for books… Love! […]

Book Review- Knightmare Arcani..

Posted July 13, 2020 by brokengeekdesigns in blogtour, bookchat / 2 Comments
Book Review- Knightmare Arcanist by Shami Stovall

Title- Knightmare Arcanist. Book 1 of the Frith Chronicles Author- Shami Stovall Publisher- Capital Station Books Publication Date- 19 Jun 2019 Comment- I recived a free copy from the author via @the_write reads in exchange for an honest review. Blog tour dates- July 8-22nd Synopsis Magic. Sailing. A murderer among heroes. Gravedigger Volke Savan wants […]

Book Review- The Angel of Evil..

Posted July 6, 2020 by brokengeekdesigns in blogtour, bookchat / 0 Comments
Book Review- The Angel of Evil by Kenneth B Andersen

Book review– The Angel of Evil by Kenneth B Andersen Title– The Angel of Evil Author– Kenneth B Andersen Publisher– Kenneth B Andersen Publication date– Nov 2019 Comments- I received a free ecopy from the author and @the_writereads in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Synopsis Nothing will ever be the […]