This will be the section of the blog where I say something about my life before I dive into talking about how I’m not going to talk about Stephen King and then the review.… Read the rest
When are you reading this? When was it released?
11th of May, I think is the plan.
Well, it was finished on Friday the 19th of April, meaning it took six days to read.… Read the rest
This is going to be a tough one to write.
That’s not to say Salem’s Lot has any emotional relevance to me. I won’t struggle to get through it before the waterfall of my tears sends sparks flying from my keyboard.… Read the rest
And so it begins — the final leg.
When I picked up Carrie, I had just twenty-seven books remaining. The seven Harry Potter books, four David Wellington Vampire novels, the first eight in the Darren Shan Zom-B series, and eight books by Stephen King-the first seven he published under his name and his non-fiction, On Writing.… Read the rest
I have a horrible feeling that, in one of these blogs, I’ve already spoken about both my support for United and my relationship with football.
It can’t have been concerning a Manchester United book, because I’m (pretty) sure I’ve only read three and all of them I’m reviewing today.… Read the rest
I’m going to be a dad.
Well timed, too.
I remember being a kid and going to my grandma’s bridge club (Golden Gate was their favourite), telling them I didn’t want to get married (girls are icky), but I did want kids.… Read the rest
I’ve been looking back at my Man vs Bookshelf spreadsheet, tracking down the last time I wrote a blog about Doctor Who.
It was the scriptbook for Doctor Who season one and was the 51st book I read for this challenge back in April 2018.… Read the rest
I studied History at university.
Well, “studied” is a strong word. I did lots of sleeping, and it says History on the 2.2 I walked away with.
Stole away with.… Read the rest
Isn’t it always?
Well, no, I suppose not. Yesterday, for example, was Sunday. Get a few of those now and then.
I planned to write this blog on that Sunday.… Read the rest
A long time ago, in this galaxy, I spent a review looking at my Man vs Bookshelf stats over the first 100 days.
Well, 102 days, to be exact and, at the time, I thought, I should do this again when I get to a year.… Read the rest