Wednesday 11 April 2012

Sunshine Blog Award

I was nominated by the awesomesauce Leia Shaw for a Sunshine Blog Award! Thanks Leia, much appreciated J
 So, here are the rules…

1.  Include the award logo in your post or on your blog
2.  Answer 10 questions about yourself – I made up my own, you can use
     mine or make up your own
3.  Nominate 10 – 12 other wonderful bloggers
4.  Let the other nominees know they are nominated and include links
     to their blog
5.  Link the person who nominated you

Let the fun begin…

 1.  What book are you currently reading?
I am busy with the Anita Blake Vampire Hunter Series, book #5 Bloody Bones by Laurell K. Hamilton

 2.  Vampires or werewolves?
Vampire of course… I love ‘em fang faces

3. How many books have you read so far this year?
40 – yes I’m a total nerd and have no social life J

4. Who is your favourite character in a book you’ve read?
Hands down Nix (a.k.a. Nucking Futs Nix) from Immortals After Dark Series

5. Heels, sneakers, flip flops or clogs?
Heels definitely – can’t live without them, total shoe whore

6. What’s your dream vacation?
I’ve always wanted to travel to Scotland, Ireland and Venice

7. Who is your favourite author?
Kresley Cole – love her writing style

8. Favourite book/series?
I have a few: Immortals After Dark Series by Kresley Cole, Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead, Anita Blake Vampire Hunter Series by Laurell K. Hamilton and a few more…

9. Why do you enjoy reading and writing reviews?
I have a passion for books… blah blah blah – I am friggin’ addicted to reading and always want to discuss a book I’ve read and what better way to do it with writing a review? Reading is my way of escaping reality! Enough said…

10. What is your favourite quote from a book?
Hmmm… this is a tough one, I have so many – I can’t decide!

Here are my nominees:

Ritesh @ Ritesh Kala’s Book Reviews – he and I would open a can of whoop ass during a zombie apocalypse

Natasha @ Dreamland: A Teenage Fantasy – she is the little sister I never had

Martina @ Martina Bookaholic – she blows me away with her blog, writing reviews in German & English

Christie Rich @ Christie Rich – amazing author and a dear friend of mine

Terra Harmony @ Terra Harmony, Eco-Fantasy Author – extremely talented author that is game for anything

Kay @ K-Books – this chick kicks ass daily, juggling life, studies, Goodreads Groups and her fab blog

Kristy Berridge @ Kristy Berridge – author and my fav Twitter bud

Vicky @ Books, Biscuits & Tea – love reading Vicky’s reviews, she is a talented blogger with an awesome blog design website – Sweet Dreams Design

Anne M. Hargrove @ A.M. Hargrove – fab author and we share a passion for martinis

Here’s to all my peeps nominated – love ya’ll ;)

Smooches xx


  1. AWW thanks hun =)
    I'll see if I have time to post a reply to think on the blog later. For now dissertation time :'(

    1. Totally understand Kay! :) Thinking of you!! xx

  2. Wow! Thank you Alexia! You, maybe can't imagine how much this means to me! Love ya to bits!

  3. Hahahaha~! Your answers always put a smile on my face xD Thank you Alexia for nominating me (and you are definitely the big sister I never had!)

  4. Geeee - you're awesome! I love your answers - honest but always funny and make you smile. And I also like the questions so I just will take yours when I'll make my post.
    Thanks soo much for the nomination and you complimente about my blog! love you, hon.
    xx Martina

    1. Thanks Tina! We've come a long way since starting our blogs :) Thanks for the support in the beginning stages - without you and Nat I would've gone bat shit crazy! Love your face xx

    2. haha, yeah-that's true, but I don't want to miss that time in the beginning. It was so much fun and I loved it when we babbled about how we could style our blogs... that was great.
      And I still love our funny comments on fb, they often bright my day :)

    3. Yeah!! I'm blown away with all the friendships that have developed in the blogging community! :) x

    4. Yes, I really love that part too. It's great to meet people all over the world with the same passion for books!

  5. Big fat hug to you girl! I really appreciate the nomination, sweetness! I loved your answers, some surprising, some not. lol.

    I've been trying to venture out a little bit more on my blog, so I'll see if I can actually do this!

    Smooch back!