Category Archives: book buying

maybe it’s me, but…

I’ve recently bought several ebooks – well, more than several, but who’s counting – where this has happened. Me: *looking, looking*  *cover! author! blurb! excerpt! buy! yay!*  *downloads and opens* Me:  Huh. Me: *goes back to library bookshelf*  *shrugs*  *opens … Continue reading

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help!

Can someone please tell me how the fuck I’m meant to resist that little cutehead’s face??*shakes fist*  Evul book cover artist!Shit.*sigh*

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books that sucker you in: the animal

The fact I’m a sucker for a veterinarian story was probably a good indication that I can’t resist a story incorporating animals either. Swear to God. Put a dog on a book cover and I’m like a friggin’ 5 year … Continue reading

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books that sucker you in: the character (again)

So, not only do I have a thing for characters who are veterinarians, but apparently I can’t resist me a psychic. Yeah. Go figure. Especially given that anyone reading my mind would get me in to some serious shit.

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books that sucker you in: the character

I went shopping at Loose Id the other day and had an epiphany. Yeah, it’s a little weird, but this is me we’re talking about. Anyhoo, it was a revelation about my book buying habits, particularly when it comes to … Continue reading

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on behalf of the book buyers of oz

Ages ago I posted about a debate that was happening in Oz on the issue of the parallel importation of books. Basically this is legislation that gives an Australian-based publisher 30 days to print an Oz version (hence the different … Continue reading

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is kris *gasp* a prude: take two

Some of you make recall my previous admission to prudery and whilst browsing the virtual shelves I recently discovered – or perhaps became aware of – another, which, if you hadn’t already guessed from the image, has to do with … Continue reading

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