Category: As Told by Tina

The House Cup Reading Challeng..

Posted November 13, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina, Readathons / 0 Comments
The House Cup Reading Challenge Wrap Up

Today I’m sharing with you my House Cup Reading Challenge Wrap Up. The challenge began on October 15 to November 12. The House Cup Reading Challenge is hosted by Lauren at Live, Love, Read (Gryffindor) , Kelsey at Kelsey’s Cluttered Bookshelf (Hufflepuff), Alex at Booksy Daisy (Ravenclaw), Erica at Escape Under The Cover (Slytherin). You can see my TBR here. My House Cup Reading Challenge Wrap Up On A Tuesday by Whitney G. (3.5 stars) – 20 points Dear Delilah by T. Bester (3 stars) – 20 points The Upside […]

The Sunday Post | Overcoming T..

Posted November 5, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina, Recap, Weekly Recap / 0 Comments
The Sunday Post | Overcoming The Strep Throat Plague

The Weekly Recap is my take on The Sunday Post hosted by Caffeinated Reviewer. I will be highlighting the books I’ve read, what I’m currently reading, things happening on the blog and bits and pieces of my life outside the blog. I’ll also be showcasing the books I’ve recently add to my shelves and I’ll be linking up Team Tynga’s Reviews . Currently Reading: I’m listening to the audiobook for Caraval. I had borrowed this one about two months ago but it expired before I could finish the last 30 […]

MyTBRList | November 2017 Poll

Posted November 4, 2017 by Tina in As Voted by You, Memes / 7 Comments
MyTBRList | November 2017 Poll

My TBR List is hosted by Michelle from Because Reading. Each month you select 3 books and have your readers vote for the one they think you should read. The poll goes up on the first Saturday, the results are announced the next Saturday and the review goes up on the last Saturday. Every month I try do a theme just to make it more interesting for me! For my November 2017 poll, I decided to do a sequel edition. I’m horrible when it comes to finishing up a series […]

The Liebster Award

Posted November 3, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina / 2 Comments
The Liebster Award

The Liebster Award is an award presented to bloggers by other fellow bloggers, with the pure intention of supporting each other! As part of being nominated, you must answer the eleven questions given by the blogger who kindly nominated you. Then in turn nominate eleven more bloggers and leave eleven new questions for them to answer. I was nominated by Jenna from JK I’m Exploring! Thank you so much Jenna for nominating me! The Questions Do you have any weird blogging habits? I actually write out all my blog posts […]

My October 2017 Wrap Up

My October 2017 Wrap Up

Is it really November? This year has passed by so quickly! Today I am sharing with you my October 2017 wrap up and I’ll be linking up my monthly wrap to Feed Your Fiction Addiction. This Month I Read: This Month On As Told By Tina: Challenge Update: 2017 Goals: I’ve pretty much given up on these and I’m really looking forward to 2018. Alphabet Challenge: I completed the letter O and now I just need 4 letters to complete the challenge. Audiobooks Challenge: I listened to 3 audiobooks and […]

Introducing My #NaNoWriMo 2017..

Posted October 30, 2017 by Tina in As Written by Tina / 1 Comment
Introducing My #NaNoWriMo 2017 Project

#NaNoWriMo is approaching! For those of you who don’t know what #NaNoWriMo is, it is National Novel Writing Month and it begins on November 1 to November 30. The challenge is to write 50,000 words (complete a novel) in 30 days! I’ve decided to take up the challenge. I attempted last year but failed but this year, I’m determined to win. My #NaNoWriMo project for 2017 is basically the book I started in 2016 but I went back and worked out some of the things that I was stuck with […]

The House Cup Reading Challeng..

Posted October 12, 2017 by Tina in As Told by Tina, Readathons, Reading Challenges / 3 Comments
The House Cup Reading Challenge

I came across Book & Bloom’s sign up post for The House Cup Reading Challenge and decided to join in. The House Cup Reading Challenge is hosted by Lauren at Live, Love, Read (Gryffindor) , Kelsey at Kelsey’s Cluttered Bookshelf (Hufflepuff), Alex at Booksy Daisy (Ravenclaw), Erica at Escape Under The Cover (Slytherin). The challenge begins on October 15 – November 12 and there are opportunities to win prizes. My Tentative TBR for The House Cup Reading Challenge Challenge Categories and Points Breakdown Main Challenge (20 points each) Not everyone […]

My Anti-Haul (#1)

Posted October 9, 2017 by Tina in As Discussed by Tina, As Told by Tina / 4 Comments
My Anti-Haul  (#1)

Welcome to my first Anti-Haul post! I saw this on Taryn’s blog and thought it would be kind of fun to show the books I don’t plan on buying but maybe borrowing from the library. Truth be told, I haven’t really bought many books lately and I may do a post about that soon. But today, I’m showing you the books I don’t plan on buying this time around. My Anti-haul Turtles All The Way Down by John Green Reason: I’m not sure about this one, John Green is very […]

A Weekly Recap | Surviving Fal..

A Weekly Recap | Surviving Fall Break

Welcome to my Weekly Recap! This is where I recap what I’ve read, watched, blogged about, books I purchased and the behind the scenes aspect of my life. I’ll be linking up to the Sunday post hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer and Stacking the Shelves by Tynga’s Reviews. This Week On As Told By Tina This Week In Reading This Week I Hauled I only hauled Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban but I didn’t take any pictures of it. This Week In My Life: The Littles were on […]

MyTBRList | October 2017 Poll

Posted October 7, 2017 by Tina in As Voted by You, Memes / 6 Comments
MyTBRList | October 2017 Poll

My TBR List is hosted by Michelle from Because Reading. Each month you select 3 books and have your readers vote for the one they think you should read. The poll goes up on the first Saturday, the results are announced the next Saturday and the review goes up on the last Saturday. I began my September BOTM but it expired before I could finish (I literally read like 2-3 pages) and the waitlist for it was about 10 people so I wasn’t able to actually read it. For October, […]